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The second episode of “The People V. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story” (11 p.m., FX) recounts one of the weirdest television events in history — when tens of millions of Americans watched a white Ford Bronco in a live, slow-speed …

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  • Denver Broncos’ Peyton Manning holds up the trophy after the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson) Super Bowl gets 111.9 million viewers, down from last year
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    Updated Feb 08 2016 04:03 pm   |     |   Share
  • This image provided by CBS shows, Julianna Margulies as Alicia Florrick in a scene from ’The Good Wife.’ Show creators Robert and Michelle King say they welcomed CBS’ decision to end the series, allowing them to write its final chapter.  On Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, the network used its Super Bowl telecast to announce that ’The Good Wife’ was heading into its final nine episodes, with the series finale to air May 8.  (Michael Parmelee/CBS via AP) ’Good Wife’ creators welcome show’s end; possible spinoff?
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  • ’Full Frontal with Samantha Bee’ premieres Monday, Feb. 8. Courtesy TBS Scott D. Pierce: Samantha Bee is joining TV’s boys club
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    Superman finally makes an appearance in this week’s episode of “Supergirl” (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2). Sort of. Well, it’s Kal El when he was a kid. And it’s...
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