Beat the Press 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2)
Basic Black 7:30 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) The uptick in gun violence and the Supreme Court decision on the Voting Rights Act.
Tanglewood 75th Anniversary Celebration 8:30 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) James Taylor, Yo-Yo Ma, the Boston Symphony Orchestra, and Boston Pops perform.
Goat Rodeo Live 10:30 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) Classical cellist Yo-Yo Ma performs bluegrass with fiddler Stuart Duncan, bassist Edgar Meyer, and Nickel Creek mandolin player Chris Thile.
Summer Bucket List 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) Seasonal pleasures for your vacation or weekend day trip.
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) A move to allow spouses to be paid by Mass. Health to care for elderly and disabled citizens.
Boston Public Radio noon WGBH-FM (89.7)
Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9)
Nightside with Dan Rea 8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) Inexpensive summer vacation ideas.
NEWS & TALK SHOWS
CBS This Morning at 7 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Judge Alex Ferrer.
Good Morning America at
7 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.
Today at 7 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10; 10 a.m. on Ch. 7. Phillip Phillips performs.
Live! With Kelly and Michael at 9 a.m. on Chs. 5 and 9. Erin Andrews.
The View at 11 a.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9. Jesse Tyler Ferguson.
The Talk at 2 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Marie Osmond.
The Ellen DeGeneres Show at 4 p.m. on Chs. 5, 9, and 10. Bethenny Frankel.
Greater Boston at 6 p.m. on Ch. 44; 7 p.m. on Chs. 2 and 11; 12:30 a.m. on Ch. 2.
Real Time With Bill Maher at 10 p.m. on HBO; 11 p.m. on HBO; 2 a.m. on HBO2.
The Tonight Show With Jay Leno at 11:34 p.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Wanda Sykes; India.Arie performs.
Jimmy Kimmel Live at
11:35 p.m. on Chs. 5, 6, and 9.
Late Show With David Letterman at 11:35 p.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Jim Parsons; Snoop Lion performs.
Late Night With Jimmy Fallon at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 7 and 10. Paul Walker; They Might Be Giants perform.
The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson at 12:37 a.m. on Chs. 4 and 12. Tenacious D .
American Flyers 8 p.m. (NBCSN) Brothers (Kevin Costner, David Grant) cope with their father’s death and a grueling bike race. PG-13 (1985)
Friday After Next 8 p.m. (BET) Two cousins (Ice Cube, Mike Epps) are robbed by Santa Claus. R (2002)
Horrible Bosses 8 p.m. (HBO2) Nick (Jason Bateman), Kurt and Dale plot to kill their overbearing bosses. R (2011)
The Leopard Man 8 p.m. (TCM) Odd murders occur after a black leopard escapes. Dennis O’Keefe. NR (1943)
X-Men Origins: Wolverine
8 p.m. (FX) Hugh Jackman again plays Wolverine in a story that explains how he discovered his powers. PG-13 (2009)
Zookeeper 9 p.m. (FAM) Lonely zookeeper Griffin Keyes (Kevin James) discovers his animal friends can speak. PG (2011)
Deadline at Dawn 9:30 p.m. (TCM) A sailor (Bill Williams) on leave gets entangled in murder. NR (1946)
Hard Rain 9:40 p.m. (FLIX) An armored-car driver tries to protect his $3 million cargo during a flood. Christian Slater. R (1998)
ATL 10 p.m. (MTV) An orphaned teen tries to steer his brother away from a life of crime. Tip Harris. PG-13 (2006)
The Break-Up 10 p.m. (OXY) Battle-of-the-sexes saga about an estranged couple still sharing their condo. Vince Vaughn. PG-13 (2006)
Fugitive at 17 10 p.m. (LMN) A computer hacker is framed for murder. NR (2012)
Soul Plane 10 p.m. (BET) Bumpy takeoff on “Airplane!” stars Method Man. R (2004)