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It’s hard to work up any anger over TV Land yanking “The Dukes of Hazzard” off its schedule — because that was one awful show. C’mon, even when it originally aired from 1979-85, “Dukes” was downright dreadful. Many Southerners resented …

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    The U.S. team celebrates after defeating Germany 2-0 in a semifinal in the Women's World Cup soccer tournament, Tuesday, June 30, 2015, in Montreal, Canada. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP) This weekend on TV: It’s USA vs. Japan in the Women’s World Cup final!
    The United States plays for a World Cup championship on Sunday — a Women’s World Cup championship, that is. In a rematch of the 2011 final, Team USA t...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 08:21 pm   |     |   Share
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    Thursday on TV: ‘Big Brother’ starts eliminating annoying contestants
    “Big Brother” (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2) evicts its first houseguest of the season in tonight’s episode. If only they’d just send them all home and save view...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 06:21 am   |     |   Share
  • The Great Hammerhead is one of the largest sharks in the world. The Hammerhead's strangely shaped head is part of an electrosensory system, helping it locate its prey. Courtesy Discovery Channel TV preview: Shark Week is back — beware!
    Discovery’s Shark Week 2015 gets under way on Sunday, and you’ve got to love the titles. The lineup this year includes “Island of the Mega Shark” (Sun...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 01:14 pm   |     |   Share
  • Developer Donald Trump delivers remarks during his announcement that he will run for president of the United States, in the lobby of Trump Tower, New York,  Tuesday, June 16, 2015. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Scott D. Pierce: NBC should’ve dumped Trump many years ago
    Well, at least Donald Trump is being forced to learn something during his run for president — that free speech has consequences. And Univision and N...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 01:14 pm   |     |   Share


Olivia Holt, left, and her Disney Channel star Olivia Holt stepping into Stadium of Fire
    Olivia Holt admits she’s a little bit intimidated at the prospect of performing at Stadium of Fire on Saturday. The 17-year-old Disney Channel star ha...
    Updated Jul 03 2015 10:57 am   |     |   Share
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Halle Berry stars as an astronaut in “Extant.”
Wednesday on TV: ‘Extant’ is back, and it’s still boring
    In the Season 2 premiere of “Extant” (9 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2), Molly (Halle Berry) escapes from the mentalchospital to investigate bizarre deaths similar t...
    Updated Jul 01 2015 07:48 am   |     |   Share
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    Tuesday on TV: ‘P.O.V.’ recounts the story of ‘killer lesbians’
    Tonight’s installment of “P.O.V.” (11 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7) — a collection of independent fims — is the fascinating, troubling “Out In the Night.” It’s abo...
    Updated Jun 30 2015 11:56 am   |     |   Share
  • In this June 15, 2015 photo, TV personality Vicki Gunvalson, from Real Housewife Vicki Gunvalson gets real about reality TV
    It’s hard for Vicki Gunvalson to not think of the past decade of her life in terms of TV seasons: She’s the only remaining original cast member on Bra...
    Updated Jul 02 2015 02:11 pm   |     |   Share
  • FILE - In this May 13, 2015 file photo, actor Noah Wyle attends the Turner Network 2015 Upfront at Madison Square Garden  in New York. Wyle discusses in an interview with Associated Press the ups and down of fighting an alien invasion, the art of the TV finale and how the TNT drama Noah Wyle talks aliens, animals as end of ‘Falling Skies’ nears
    Noah Wyle’s life during the past five years has been divided neatly between bucolic and demanding. At his Santa Barbara-area ranch, Wyle has been happ...
    Updated Jun 29 2015 10:36 am   |     |   Share

Natasha Leggero, left, and Riki Lindhome are the creators, writers, executive producers and stars of Scott D. Pierce: Comedy Central’s ‘Another Period’ is pretty much insane
    If you happened across the first episode of “Another Period” on Comedy Central, chances are you thought — what the hell is that? It sort of looks lik...
    Updated Jun 29 2015 10:36 am   |     |   Share
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    Monday on TV: 2 Utahns still think they can dance this season
    The next round of “So You Think You Can Dance” auditions begins tonight — the first round of call-backs begins in Las Vegas. And there are a pair of U...
    Updated Jun 28 2015 08:57 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utahn MIke Parson, left, and survival expert Creek Stewart on This weekend on TV: Utahn becomes one of the ‘Fat Guys In the Woods’
    West Jordan resident Mike Parsons — — a DJ at radio station B98.7 —appears in this week’s episode of “Fat Guys In the Woods” (7 p.m., Weather Channel)...
    Updated Jun 26 2015 01:22 pm   |     |   Share
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    Utah Jazz general manager Dennis Lindsey listens for the Jazz's spot in the draft, during the NBA basketball draft lottery, Tuesday, May 19, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson) Thursday on TV: Who will Jazz take in the NBA Draft?
    Live from Brooklyn, it’s the NBA Draft (5 p.m., ESPN)! OK, I’m not sure how exciting it will be. Barring some sort of unexpected trade, the Utah Jazz ...
    Updated Jun 25 2015 10:51 am   |     |   Share
  • Utahn MIke Parson, left, and survival expert Creek Stewart on TV preview: Utahn is on ‘Fat Guys in Woods’
    West Jordan resident Mike Parsons — a DJ at B98.7 — appears in this week’s episode of “Fat Guys in the Woods.” He joins survival expert Creek Stewart ...
    Updated Jun 25 2015 10:45 am   |     |   Share
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    Wednesday on TV: There are no robots in ultra-dark ‘Mr. Robot’
    Let’s get one thing out of the way. There are no robots in the USA Network’s new series “Mr. Robot,” which debuts Wednesday at 11 p.m. And despite the...
    Updated Jun 24 2015 01:51 pm   |     |   Share
  • KSTU, KUTV battle it out in Utah TV ratings demos
    More people watch KUTV-Ch. 2’s late-news than its three competitors. But more of the “right” people watch KSTU-Ch. 13’s late news. It’s all about de...
    Updated Jun 25 2015 10:44 am   |     |   Share
  • Weather Channel taking active stance on climate change
    The Weather Channel is looking beyond cold fronts and summer showers with a project featuring the voices of 25 prominent people talking about the need...
    Updated Jun 25 2015 04:07 pm   |     |   Share
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Brightyn Marie Brems performs on “America's Got Talent.”
Tuesday on TV: 2 Utahns audition for ‘America’s Got Talent’ — and looks like somebody gets hurt
    Tonight’s installment of “America’s Got Talent” (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5) could almost be called “Utah’s Got Talent.” Not one but two Utahns will audition. ...
    Updated Jun 23 2015 03:56 pm   |     |   Share
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LDS Church photos of its temple garments, which faithful members wear beneath their clothes. New ABC series features Mormon character wearing nothing but temple garments
    There’s a Mormon character in one of ABC’s new fall series. And viewers will learn this when they see him wearing nothing but his temple garments. Tha...
    Updated Jun 25 2015 03:57 pm   |     |   Share
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    Monday on TV: Team USA has to beat Colombia or its World Cup run will end
    Team USA faces off against Colombia (6 p.m., Fox/Ch.13) in the knockout round of the Women’s World Cup, and the soccer tournament is very simple from ...
    Updated Jun 22 2015 10:37 am   |     |   Share
  • FILE - This April 4, 2012 file photo shows NBC News' Brian Williams, at the premiere of the HBO original series Williams to MSNBC an embarrassing move
    Here’s what we’ve learned from NBC News. Brian Williams is not credible enough to anchor the “NBC Nightly News,” but he is credible enough to cover br...
    Updated Jun 23 2015 11:25 am   |     |   Share
  • Aidan Turner as Ross Poldark and Heida Reed as Elizabeth in A racier ‘Poldark’ returns to PBS
    Four decades after “Poldark” aired on PBS’ “Masterpiece Theater,” an altogether new version of the saga is set to premiere on the renamed “Masterpiece...
    Updated Jun 22 2015 09:43 am   |     |   Share
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    This weekend on TV: 3 new shows on HBO; ‘Catastrophe’ on Amazon Prime; Ferrell and Wiig star in Lifetime potboiler
    HBO has three premieres on Sunday, and here are the quick takes: The second-season of “True Detective” (10 p.m., HBO) is hugely disappointing. The pre...
    Updated Jun 19 2015 03:51 pm   |     |   Share

Dwayne Johnson stars in HBO's With debut of HBO’s ‘Ballers,’ here’s a list of the 10 greatest sports-based shows
    For the first time since ESPN prematurely canceled “Playmakers” a dozen years ago, there’s a TV show that takes on the NFL. But HBO’s “Ballers” is les...
    Updated Jun 18 2015 04:17 pm   |     |   Share