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    Daily guide of TV movies and radio highlights

    On WGBH

    Greater Boston 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Damien Echols, one of the West Memphis Three, who was released after 18 years on death row.

    On Chronicle

    New England Notebook
    7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) Ted Reinstein’s new book, “New England Notebook: One Reporter, Six States, Uncommon Stories.”

    Radio Highlights

    WBUR’s Morning Edition With Bob Oakes 5 to 9 a.m. and
    All Things Considered With Sacha Pfeiffer 4 to 6:30 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Budgets and Box Scores: Funding Sports in the Boston Public Schools.

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    Morning Edition With Bob Seay 6 am WGBH-FM (89.7) The ICA’s new exhibit by
    Barry McGhee, and Ryan
    Landry’s new musical
    “Pornocchio.”

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    Boston Public Radio Noon WGBH-FM (89.7) “Open Mic” with Christopher Lydon.

    Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) One Fund administrator Kenneth Feinberg.

    NightSide With Dan Rea
    8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) Tom Clavin’s book “The DiMaggios.”

    NEWS & TALK SHOWS

    Morning

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    CBS This Morning at 7 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Author Allen Frances.

    Good Morning America at
    7 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.
    Producer Jerry Weintraub.

    Live! With Kelly and Michael at 9 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9; 10 a.m. on Ch. 10. Zoe Saldana.

    The View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Jewel performs.

    Afternoon

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    The Talk at 2 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. LL Cool J.

    The Ellen DeGeneres Show at 4 p.m. on Chs. 5, 9, and 10. Actor Chris Pine.

    Greater Boston at 6 p.m. on Ch. 44; 7 p.m. on Chs. 2 and 11; midnight on Ch. 2.

    Evening

    Conan at 11 p.m. and 12:30 a.m. on TBS. Zachary Quinto.

    The Daily Show With Jon Stewart at 11 p.m. and
    1:01 a.m. on COM. Journalist George Packer.

    Colbert Report at 11:31 p.m. and 1:32 a.m. on COM. Harvard evolutionary biologist Daniel Lieberman.

    The Tonight Show With Jay Leno at 11:34 p.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Adam Sandler; Family of the Year performs.

    Jimmy Kimmel Live at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Actor Chris Pine; Dawes perform.

    Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Barbara Walters; MS MR performs.

    Late Night With Jimmy Fallon at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Bill Hader; Tim McGraw performs.

    The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12.

    MOVIES

    Miss Congeniality 8 p.m. (CMT) An FBI agent (Sandra Bullock) infiltrates a beauty pageant. Appealing but implausible. PG-13 (2000)

    Risky Business 8 p.m. (IFC) Tom Cruise plays a teen who turns his house into a brothel. A star-making performance by Cruise. R (1983)

    The Switch 8 p.m. (LIFE) A child’s paternity is questioned when his mother (Jennifer Aniston) meets an old friend. PG-13 (2010)

    Johnson Family Vacation
    8:20 p.m. (MAX) Forgettable Cedric the Entertainer vehicle about a cross-country trip. Vanessa L. Williams. PG-13 (2004)

    Think Like a Man 8:50 p.m. (STARZ) Men conspire to turn the tables on their female partners. PG-13 (2012)

    Scream 4 9:05 p.m. (SHO) Ghostface terrorizes a new generation when Sidney Prescott (Neve Campbell) returns to her hometown. R (2011)

    John Carter 9:30 p.m. (ENCR) Civil War soldier John Carter (Taylor Kitsch) is mysteriously transported to Mars. PG-13 (2012)

    Star Trek: First Contact
    9:30 p.m. (SYFY) Captain Picard swears vengeance against the evil Borg. Patrick Stewart. PG-13 (1996)

    August Rush 10 p.m. (STYLE) Far-fetched tale of a child musical prodigy (Freddie Highmore) searching for his birth parents. PG (2007)

    The Cookout 10 p.m. (BET) Cultures clash when a basketball player (Storm P) has a barbecue for friends from the ’hood. Trite. PG-13 (2004)

    The Ex 10 p.m. (LIFE) An employee (Zach Braff) butts heads with his new boss, the former boyfriend of his wife. PG-13 (2007)

    The Lives of Others 10 p.m. (SUND) Oscar-winning drama about the secret police in 1984 East Berlin. Martina Gedeck. R (2005)