This weekend on TV: There will be bombs bursting on air
If you want to watch your Fourth of July fireworks on TV, there are a couple of options:
Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular (7 p.m., NBC/Ch. 5): Nick Cannon hosts; scheduled performers include Ariana Grande, Hunter Hayes, Miranda Lambert and Lionel Richie.
A Capitol Fourth (7 and 8:30 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7): Tom Bergeron hosts; scheduled performers include Frankie Valli, Patti LaBelle, Jordin Sparks, Michael McDonald, Sara Evans, Kendall Schmidt, Kelli O'Hara and the National Symphony Orchestra .
Friday on TV ...
World Cup soccer: France vs. Germany (10 a.m., ESPN2); Brazil vs. Colombia (2 p.m., ESPN)
MLS (8 p.m., Ch. 30): New England Revolution at Real Salt Lake<
Saturday on TV ...
Tennis (7 a.m., ESPN): The men's final at Wimbledon
World Cup soccer: Argentina vs. Belgium (10 a.m., ABC/Ch. 4); Costa Rica vs. Netherlands (2 p.m., ESPN)
Bad Teacher (7 and 7:30 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): CBS burns off a couple episodes of this canceled series.
The Assets (8 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): ABC burns off an episode of this canceled drama.
Almost Royal (8 and 8:30 p.m., BBC America): Poppy makes an appearance at New York Fashion Week.
Sunday on TV ...
Big Brother (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): Nominations for eviction are revealed.
Rising Star (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): The final qualifying round.