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5 Things to Cook While Watching ‘30 Rock’ Before it Leaves Netflix
News Desk, Today

“30 Rock” will leave Netflix in October. Here are some dishes to make as you binge it while you still can.

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What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Straight Outta Compton’ and ‘Grey’s Anatomy’
Culture, Today

The hip-hop group N.W.A battles to make a name in “Straight Outta Compton.” And Season 13 of Grey’s Anatomy has its premiere on Hulu.

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‘Narcos’ Season 3: Watched It All? Let’s Talk
Culture, Yesterday

From the season’s first episode, the obvious question has been: Could the series lose Pablo Escobar and still be the same show?

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Bill Clinton’s Novel With James Patterson to Be Adapted for Showtime
Culture, Yesterday

Showtime has acquired the rights to “The President Is Missing,” the novel that the former president and the best-selling author are writing together.

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Bobby Moynihan on His New Life After ‘Saturday Night Live’
Arts & Leisure, Yesterday

Mr. Moynihan, who was an “S.N.L.” cast member for nine seasons, stars in the CBS sitcom “Me, Myself & I,” which explores a man’s life at three ages.

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What’s New on Netflix and Amazon Prime This Weekend
Watching, Yesterday

Drama, comedy and the search for meaning: This weekend brings the goods.

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How Did That Date Go? In ‘Liar,’ It Depends on Who’s Telling
Arts & Leisure, Yesterday

Joanne Froggatt (“Downton Abbey”) and Ioan Gruffudd (“Fantastic Four”) play a couple whose date leads to a vicious she-said, he-said war.

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Megyn Kelly Is Ready for Her Morning Closeup
Business, September 21

The former Fox News host says her daily NBC morning show, which starts Monday, is one she was “born to do.” Others aren’t so sure.

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What’s on TV Friday: ‘Gaga: Five Foot Two’ and ‘19-2’
Weekend, Yesterday

Lady Gaga sheds the glamour but retains her chart-topping talent in a new documentary. And the final season of the Canadian cop drama “19-2” arrives on Acorn TV.

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Jimmy Kimmel Accused a Senator of Lying About His Health Care Bill. Who’s Right?
Culture, September 21

Mr. Kimmel has emerged as a vocal critic of a bill co-sponsored by Senator Bill Cassidy. A review of his statements suggests he has a strong grasp of the measure.

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How Much Watching Time Do You Have This Weekend?
Watching, September 21

The new season of “Transparent” is now streaming. Also this weekend? A fantastic British comedy and a tense British crime drama.

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Jimmy Kimmel Wasn’t the First Host to Get Serious About Politics
Culture, September 21

When Jimmy Kimmel talked seriously about health care, it was an uncommon moment for him, but other late-night hosts have substituted politics for punch lines.

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On ‘Star Trek: Discovery,’ a Franchise Boldly Goes Into the Serial TV Era
Arts & Leisure, September 21

The first new “Star Trek” series in more than a decade deals with the demands of long-form storytelling and confronts earthbound production problems.

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And Now a Fifth ‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel Is in the Works
Culture, September 21

Bryan Cogman, a co-executive producer for “Game of Thrones,” is developing a prequel with George R. R. Martin.

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An Anime New York in Netflix’s ‘Neo Yokio’
Weekend, September 21

An affectionate satire of life among the city’s elite is the brainchild of Ezra Koenig, the Vampire Weekend singer and guitarist.

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Like ‘Car Talk,’ but With Dead People
Metropolitan, September 21

The Gardino brothers find wonder in cemeteries, and they hope to translate it into a PBS show.

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What’s on TV Thursday: The Return of ‘Doc Martin’ and ‘Gotham’
Culture, September 21

Portwenn’s stiff doctor tries to salvage his marriage for the sake of his baby. And the crime-ridden city of “Gotham” finally gets its hero in Season 4.

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Republicans Defend Health Bill Against Another Adversary: Jimmy Kimmel
Culture, September 20

“I wish he understood completely,” Senator Bill Cassidy, one of the bill’s co-authors, said of Mr. Kimmel, who has been a frequent critic of G.O.P. health legislation.

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Ignore TV Ratings: Golf Is Healthier Than It Appears
Sports, September 20

Some pro golfers are working to grow the game from the ground up instead of from the corporate suites down.

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Trump Tweets He Was ‘Saddened’ by ‘Bad’ Emmy Ratings
Culture, September 20

Politics dominated the awards show on Sunday, and two days later, the president finally reacted.

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Lena Waithe Made History, and She Gave an Emmys Speech for Right Now
Culture, September 19

The “Master of None” writer and actress wants to put more culturally diverse perspectives onscreen. And she credits Halle Berry for inspiring her.

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What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘Channel Zero: No-End House’ and ‘The Good Place’
Culture, September 20

“Channel Zero” turns to another creepy internet story for its second installment. And Kristen Bell returns to the so-called “good place” with plenty of questions.

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In Season 2, ‘The Good Place’ Blows Itself Up, Hilariously
Culture, September 19

After a stunning first-season twist, NBC’s comedy of ethics drastically changes its premise but keeps its philosophical bent.

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And This Year, the Emmy Goes to … Politics
Business, September 18

From “Saturday Night Live” to “The Handmaid’s Tale,” shows with a political — and anti-Trump — viewpoint ruled the day at the Emmy Awards.

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Like Issa Rae, I’m Also ‘Rooting for Everybody Black’
Op Ed, September 18

Expressing black pride is not the same as being racist toward whites.

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What’s on TV Tuesday: ‘Jerry Before Seinfeld’ and ‘Somewhere Between’
Culture, September 19

Jerry Seinfeld revisits his most memorable bits in a new special. And Paula Patton must outpace time in the season finale of “Somewhere Between.”

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Bobby Heenan, Professional Wrestling Personality, Dies at 72
Obits, September 18

Mr. Heenan, known as the Brain, managed some of wrestling’s top stars and was one of the most colorful commentators the business has seen.

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Sean Spicer Says He Regrets Berating Reporters Over Inauguration Crowds
Culture, September 18

At the Emmys, Mr. Spicer made light of his tenure as press secretary. In an interview, he said he regretted his infamous briefing on the inaugural crowd size.

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Laura Ingraham Will Host 10 O’Clock Show as Part of Fox News Shuffle
Express, September 18

Ms. Ingraham will host “The Ingraham Angle” weeknights starting Oct. 30 as part of a prime-time shake-up that moves Sean Hannity to 9 p.m.

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Meet a Looser, More Personal Seinfeld
Culture, September 18

In “Jerry Before Seinfeld,” his first new special in decades, the comedian tries out reminiscences of his early years, a shift that only sometimes works.

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The Best and Worst Moments of the 2017 Emmys
Culture, September 18

The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards were dominated by a number of captivating women and one powerful man.

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Old Hollywood Vavoom Dominated on the Emmys Red Carpet
Styles, September 18

Nominees and guests alike chose necklines dropping almost down to the waist, or dresses slit at the hip.

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‘Friends,’ the Sitcom That’s Still a Hit in Major League Baseball
Sports, September 18

Several Latino ballplayers relish the show as a device for polishing their English. (And who can resist Joey?)

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The Emmys Figured Out How to Handle Trump
Culture, September 18

References to President Trump on Sunday’s Emmys were plentiful and pointed but contained. “Saturday Night Live” raked in awards in what felt like a political statement.

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Emmy Awards Analysis
Interactive, September 17

Our television critics discussed the highs and lows of the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Read their analysis and reactions to the nominees and winners.

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Safest Bet in Sports: Men Complaining About a Female Announcer’s Voice
Sports, September 18

When Beth Mowins made her debut last week on “Monday Night Football,” some male viewers objected to the way she sounded.

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Emmy 2017 Speeches: Alec Baldwin, Lena Waithe, Donald Glover and More
Culture, September 17

A running collection of transcripts of the most notable acceptance speeches from the Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Emmys 2017 Winners List
Culture, September 17

A look at the shows, actors and production teams who won at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Stephen Colbert’s Emmys Opening Monologue
Culture, September 17

Mr. Colbert’s first time hosting the Emmys had one big podium-sized surprise.

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‘The Deuce’ Season 1, Episode 2: Rinse and Repeat
Culture, September 17

Vinnie and Eileen flash some entrepreneurial spirit.

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Alec Baldwin: ‘At Long Last, Mr. President, Here Is Your Emmy’
Video, September 17

Alec Baldwin, who impersonates President Trump on “Saturday Night Live,” won best supporting actor in a comedy series.

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‘Outlander’ Season 3, Episode 2 Recap: The Prison I Live in Now
Culture, September 17

It’s well established that this show loves to watch Jamie process trauma. This week’s violence was almost piling on.

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Sean Spicer Makes a Cameo at the Emmys
Video, September 17

The former White House press secretary appeared on stage behind a rolling lectern.

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Emmy Awards 2017: The Winners List
Arts, September 17

A look at the shows, actors and production teams who won at the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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‘Narcos’ Location Scout Found Dead in Mexico
Culture, September 17

Carlos Muñoz Portal was found with multiple gunshot wounds while reportedly scouting locations for the series.

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‘The Handmaid’s Tale,’ Politics and ‘S.N.L.’ Dominate the Emmys
Culture, September 17

“Big Little Lies” and “Veep” also had big nights. Stephen Colbert was the host and President Trump was the through line.

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What’s on TV Monday: ‘The State’ and ‘The Commander’
Culture, September 17

A new series explores life under the Islamic State through the eyes of four young recruits. And the British crime drama “The Commander” arrives on Acorn TV.

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What’s on TV Sunday: ‘The Vietnam War’ and ‘Vice Principals’
Culture, September 17

A new documentary series lays bare the repercussions of the Vietnam War. And Danny McBride won’t let up until he pins down a culprit in Season 2 of “Vice Principals.”

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Amber Tamblyn: I’m Done With Not Being Believed
Op Ed, September 16

A man called me a liar, and it reminded me of all the people who have doubted me.

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Hold the Egg Sandwich: Egyptian TV Is Calling
Metro, September 16

Hatem El-Gamasy often appears as a pundit for Egyptian television news programs. His viewers don’t know his day job: He owns a bodega in Queens.

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5 Things to Cook While Watching ‘Seinfeld’ Reruns
N Y T Now, September 16

“Seinfeld” wasn’t a show about “nothing.” It was, at least in part, a show about food.

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Trump Translated for Egypt, by a Queens Bodega Owner
Video, September 16

Few of Hatem El-Gamasy's customers know that he also appears on Egyptian television news programs, holding forth on subjects from immigration policy to North Korea.

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Harry Dean Stanton, Character Actor Who Became a Star, Dies at 91
Culture, September 15

The gaunt, hollow-eyed Mr. Stanton had his breakthrough in “Paris, Texas.” As one critic wrote, he was able “to make everything he does seem immediately authentic.”

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What’s on TV Saturday: ‘La La Land’ and ‘One Mississippi’
Culture, September 16

Damien Chazelle’s musical on the wonders and struggles of making it in Hollywood comes to HBO. And life goes on in Season 2 of “One Mississippi.”

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David Madden, Former Fox Executive, Is Taking Over Programming at AMC
Business, September 15

At Fox, Mr. Madden helped develop shows like “The Americans” and showed a preference for grittier dramas.

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Jordan Klepper Wants to Be a Colbert for the Breitbart Era
Arts & Leisure, September 15

A former correspondent for “The Daily Show” plays an incendiary fringe pundit on his new Comedy Central series, “The Opposition With Jordan Klepper.”

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Danny McBride Is Not Who You Think He Is
Arts & Leisure, September 15

Mr. McBride, a star and writer of HBO’s “Vice Principals,” talks about his foulmouthed characters, moving to the South (again) and remaking a horror classic.

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Lady Gaga and Netflix: A Documentary Goes Behind the Scenes
Arts & Leisure, September 15

“Gaga: Five Foot Two” explores this pop star’s personal infrastructure.

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He Puts Bill Maher on TV, and Jefferson, Dickens and Tolstoy on Stage
Arts & Leisure, September 15

Scott Carter, a longtime late-night producer, talks about the creative and spiritual journey that led him from the profane to the sacred.

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What’s on TV Friday: ‘First They Killed My Father’ and ‘Room 104’
Weekend, September 15

Angelina Jolie’s war drama arrives on Netflix. And HBO’s “Room 104” tells disturbing tales within the confines of four walls.

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Jim Carrey to Return to TV as Mr. Pickles on Showtime
Culture, September 14

He will appear on a Showtime program called “Kidding,” which reunites him with Michel Gondry, director of “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind.”

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‘Will & Grace’ Is Back. Will Its Portrait of Gay Life Hold Up?
Arts & Leisure, September 14

The groundbreaking NBC sitcom helped normalize gay characters in the 1990s. But its sharp-edged humor and stereotypes may feel out of step in the identity politics age.

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Ken Burns’s ‘Vietnam War’ Will Break Your Heart and Win Your Mind
Weekend, September 14

Mr. Burns and Lynn Novick go back, way back, in hope of learning from the history of people who failed to learn from their own history.

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True Crime? When the ‘Family Jewels’ Are Painted on Cars
Weekend, September 14

In ‘American Vandal,’ Netflix’s meticulous spoof of the true-crime documentary, the accused is a clueless teenager and the crime obscene vehicular defacement.

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‘Game of Thrones’ Will Shoot Multiple Endings to Prevent Spoilers
Culture, September 14

Casey Bloys, HBO’s programming president, said the producers will shoot several different endings of the final episode.

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Trevor Noah Extends Comedy Central Contract Through 2022
Culture, September 14

Mr. Noah, who succeeded Jon Stewart on “The Daily Show,” will remain the host of that topical satire program and will produce annual year-end specials.

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What’s on TV Thursday: ‘Better Things’ and ‘Riviera’
Culture, September 14

Pamela Adlon brings a humorous twist to the pressures of being a single working mother. And Julia Stiles stars in a crime drama set along the French Riviera.

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‘Younger’ Yanks the Rug Out From Under Viewers — and Star
Culture, September 13

The show’s creator, Darren Star, and its lead actress, Sutton Foster, talk about thwarted romance, career aspirations and whether we’ll ever see Liza in Charles’s arms.

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Louis C.K. and Tig Notaro, Sparring on the Battlefield of Art
Culture, September 13

On film and on TV, the comedians have staked out opposite positions in a very real debate about sexual misconduct rumors.

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Comments by Jemele Hill of ESPN a ‘Fireable Offense,’ White House Says
Sports, September 13

Hill, who co-hosts the 6 p.m. edition of “SportsCenter,” posted a series of disparaging statements about President Trump on Twitter.

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‘Better Things’ Returns, and Better
Culture, September 13

Season 2 of Pamela Adlon’s FX comedy is simply superb.

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What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘Broad City’ and ‘Full Frontal With Samantha Bee’
Culture, September 13

Despite their new jobs and hairdos, the feminist slackers of “Broad City” have yet to grow up. And the late-night comic Samantha Bee returns for a third run.

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‘Top of the Lake: China Girl’: Jane Campion on Her ‘Ovarian’ Series
Culture, September 12

Ms. Campion discusses the gender politics of the show and the input sex workers had on the story.

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Judith Light: The First Time I Quit a Big Job
Arts & Leisure, September 12

Ms. Light was terrified to leave the soap opera “One Life to Live,” her first television series. But making the leap transformed her career.

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Fox News May Add Laura Ingraham and Move Up Sean Hannity
Business, September 12

The network is in discussions with Ms. Ingraham, a right-wing commentator, and could move Mr. Hannity into direct competition with Rachel Maddow of MSNBC.

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John Oliver Extends HBO Contract Through 2020
Culture, September 12

A new three-year contract means Mr. Oliver’s weekly show “Last Week Tonight” will be on HBO through at least the next presidential election.

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With a Groundbreaking Handbook and a Dystopian Tale, Women Gain a Voice
National, September 12

“Our Bodies, Ourselves,” published in the early 1970s, revolutionized how health care for women is discussed, laying groundwork for today’s resistance movement.

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What’s on TV Tuesday: ‘The Mindy Project’ and Three Documentaries
Culture, September 12

Mindy Kaling adjusts to married life in the final season of “The Mindy Project.” And documentaries take on opioids, the 2008 financial crisis and the 1987 N.F.L. strike.

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Don Ohlmeyer, ‘Monday Night Football’ Producer, Dies at 72
Obits, September 10

Two decades after Mr. Ohlmeyer managed diverse personalities on the football program, he guided NBC in an era of prime-time hits like “Seinfeld” and “ER.”

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‘S.N.L.’ and ‘Stranger Things’ Take Early Emmys Lead
Culture, September 11

The shows each won multiple Creative Arts Emmy awards, which were given out last weekend.

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What’s on TV Monday: ‘Preacher’ and ‘Newton’s Law’
Culture, September 11

In the Season 2 finale of “Preacher,” the deadly trio plans to hit the road again. And Claudia Karvan tackles cases big and small in “Newton’s Law.”

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For Qatari Network beIN Sports, Political Feud Spills Into Stadiums
Sports, September 11

The fallout is affecting business for beIN Sports across the Middle East and Africa, where it has millions of subscribers.

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‘Insecure’ Season 2 Finale: Prentice Penny on Issa, Lawrence, Safe Sex and Narrative Swerves
Culture, September 10

“If our characters start always making good choices, then we don’t have a show,” Mr. Penny said.

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‘The Deuce’ Series Premiere Recap: No Such Thing as a Free Breakfast
Culture, September 10

Like David Simon’s other creations, HBO’s new series about the ’70s porn industry in Times Square reminds us that the devil’s in the details.

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‘Outlander’ Season 3 Premiere: All That Was Me Is Gone
Culture, September 10

As a new season begins, Claire and Jamie find themselves swimming in a difficult aftermath.

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As Irma’s Winds Rise, So Does a Debate Over TV Storm Reporting
Business, September 10

Television correspondents are standing out in the storm as Hurricane Irma lashes Florida. Is that necessary? Reporters say better them than you.

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‘Newton’s Law,’ a Comic (and Australian) ‘Good Wife’
Culture, September 10

The creators of the cult hit “Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries” return with a contemporary cross of courtroom drama and romantic comedy.

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Weather Channel Goes Into Overdrive Covering Back-to-Back Hurricanes
Business, September 9

In the network’s Atlanta newsroom, there is free pizza, lots of energy and scant mention of climate change.

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What’s on TV Sunday: ‘The Deuce’ and ‘Top of the Lake: China Girl’
Culture, September 10

A series on the sex trade presents a lesser-known side of 1970s New York City. And Elisabeth Moss uncovers a painful truth in “Top of the Lake: China Girl.”

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The Arts This Fall, in 42 Articles and 80,837 Words
Insider, September 8

The fall preview issue of the Arts & Leisure section is a labor of love that takes more than six months — and dozens of journalists — to put together.

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What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Hidden Figures’ and ‘Portlandia’
Culture, September 9

The tale of three bold African-American women who made NASA history arrives on HBO. And Season 7 of “Portlandia” comes to Netflix.

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Fox News Ousts Eric Bolling After Probe Into Lewd Text Messages
Business, September 8

The longtime host was accused of sending inappropriate messages to three female colleagues. He is the latest network personality to be forced out.

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The New Season of Television: Listings for the Fall Season
Arts & Leisure, September 8

Four new series based on Marvel Comics franchises will debut, as Netflix rolls out a David Fincher series, a new Margaret Atwood adaptation and the return of “Stranger Things.”

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Fox’s ‘The Orville’ is Star Trek, the Next Regurgitation
Culture, September 8

In his first live-action TV series, Seth MacFarlane, the creator of “Family Guy,” delivers a sincere, unnecessary homage to the “Star Trek” franchise.

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Hands Up. It’s Showtime.
Op Ed, September 8

Long before President Trump, the militarization of police was being shaped by fantasy and entertainment.

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TV, Pre-Golden Age
Book Review, September 8

In “Little Boxes,” writers share how they were influenced by TV shows, in the days before prestige TV.

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What to Remember Before the ‘Outlander’ Season 3 Premiere
Watching, September 8

The long “Droughtlander” is over. What the deuce was happening again?

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Hillary Clinton to Discuss Campaign and New Book on Colbert’s ‘Late Show’
Culture, September 7

Mrs. Clinton will talk about her failed bid for the White House and more in her first late-night TV appearance since the 2016 election.

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What’s on TV Friday: ‘Wild Castles’ and ‘Gary Owen: I Got My Associates’
Weekend, September 8

Smithsonian’s streaming platform offers a glimpse of ancient European castles, now home to wildlife. And the comedian Gary Owen gets a new stand-up special.

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‘Top of the Lake: China Girl’ Soaks in Mood More Than Logic
Weekend, September 7

Elisabeth Moss returns for Season 2 of the Jane Campion crime series.

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Disney Plots Streaming, From ‘Star Wars’ and Marvel to Pay-Per-Sports
Business, September 7

All new-release movies made by Walt Disney Studios will be on the movie and TV service, while sports programming may come á la carte.

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Arie Luyendyk Jr. Is the New ‘Bachelor.’ Wait, Who?
Culture, September 7

“This just fit perfect, the timing of this really fit,” said Mr. Luyendyk, a racecar driver from Arizona. Many fans weren’t so sure.

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A Nurse Ratched Origin Story Comes to Netflix
Weekend, September 7

The infamous nurse from “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” will be portrayed by Sarah Paulson in a new series executive produced by Ryan Murphy.

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HBO’s ‘The Deuce’ Works a Vibrant Hustle in the Naked City
Weekend, September 7

You may be thinking of David Simon’s new series as That Porn Show, but it’s all about character and capitalism.

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What’s on TV Thursday: ‘Shut Up and Play the Hits’ and ‘That’s Delicious Classics’
Culture, September 7

A documentary takes LCD Soundsystem fans back to that group’s bittersweet “farewell” concert. And the rapper and chef Action Bronson reminisces about Britain.

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HBO’s ‘Veep’ to End in 2018 After Acclaimed Run
Culture, September 6

The biting comedy about a self-obsessed vice-president-turned-president-turned-aspiring-candidate will conclude after seven seasons.

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There Are No Hollywood Endings in ‘BoJack Horseman’
Culture, September 6

The celebrated animated series about a washed-up actor who happens to be a horse offers a mixed fourth season with some high points.

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Gwendoline Christie on Playing the ‘Complete Opposite’ of Brienne of Tarth
Culture, September 6

The “Game of Thrones” actress stars in the new season of Jane Campion’s “Top of the Lake”

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What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘I’m Sorry’ and ‘Funeral Directors: Dead Good Job’
Culture, September 6

Andrea Savage checks her biological clock in the season finale of her autobiographical comedy. And a documentary series on funeral directors comes to Britbox.

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Enjoy Those U.S. Open Highlights. A Computer Picked Them for You.
Sports, September 5

Highlights posted on the U.S. Open’s website and app are selected by Watson, the IBM computer, using visual and audio information from matches.

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What’s on TV Tuesday: ‘American Horror Story’ and ‘Like Crazy’
Culture, September 5

Menacing clowns descend after the 2016 election in “American Horror Story: Cult.” And the romance drama “Like Crazy” arrives on Netflix.

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‘American Horror Story’ Sets Scares in Postelection America
Business, September 4

Killer clowns provide some mayhem, but this season, titled “Cult,” finds its terror in the fear and anger of a fragmented citizenry.

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‘American Horror Story: Cult’ Feeds Off Trump-Era Fears
Culture, September 4

The new season portrays today’s politics as a joke gone horrifyingly wrong, but doesn’t quite make “Horror Story” great again.

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‘Twin Peaks’ Season 3 Finale: The Curtain Call
Culture, September 4

Does it even matter that so many questions were left unanswered?

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What’s on TV Monday: A Jerry Lewis Tribute and ‘Strangers’
Culture, September 4

TCM commemorates Jerry Lewis in a Labor Day marathon. And a newly single woman has questions about her orientation in Facebook Watch’s new dramedy.

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Did You Watch the ‘Power’ Season 4 Finale? Let’s Chat
Culture, September 3

The series showrunner, Courtney Kemp, and star, Omari Hardwick, help break down the episode and what it might mean for Season 5.

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Damien Chazelle Is Producing a Musical Series for Netflix
Culture, September 3

The “La La Land” creator is executive producing and directing a new Netflix series set in France called “The Eddy.”

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When the Heroine Is Less Than Perfect
Arts & Leisure, September 3

Prestige television has been dominated by antiheroes. Now it’s making more room for women with issues (as long as they include motherhood and guilt).

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What’s on TV Sunday: Season Finales of ‘Power’ and ‘Twin Peaks’
Culture, September 3

“Power” and “Twin Peaks” offer plenty of drama for your Labor Day weekend. And the sensual “Dirty Dancing” arrives on Amazon.

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What’s on TV Saturday: ‘Humans of New York’ and ‘A Monster Calls’
Culture, September 2

Brandon Stanton’s popular photography project comes to Facebook’s new streaming platform, and a family drama about a boy and a monstrous tree arrives on HBO.

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Data Shows Mayweather-McGregor Was a Pay-Per-View Juggernaut
Sports, September 1

Final numbers are pending, but Showtime says it looks as if the blockbuster match could become history’s top-grossing fighting event.

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Led by a Vietnam War Opus, a Rich Season of Documentaries
Arts & Leisure, September 1

The fall season’s documentaries show the form’s strengths and versatility, with the Ken Burns opus on Vietnam dominating the schedule.

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‘Narcos’ Season 3 Premiere: Life Without Pablo
Culture, September 1

As the Netflix series enters its third season, a question hangs in the air: Can it survive without its main antagonist?

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Billy Eichner and Robin Lord Taylor, Living Out Loud (and Quietly)
Culture, September 1

The actors, who go way back as college roommates, recall cherished VHS tapes, the glory days of gay night life, and apartments with curtains for doors.

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‘True Detective’ Will Return for a Third Season on HBO
Business, September 1

Mahershala Ali will star in a new round of the series, which will take place in the Ozarks. Nic Pizzolatto is once again writing nearly all of the episodes.

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‘Pink Panther’ and ‘Decoy’ Return on Disc
Arts & Leisure, September 1

They’re back. All six of the Inspector Clouseau films starring Peter Sellers on Blu-ray, and a 1950s TV series about a New York City policewoman on DVD.

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Shelley Berman, Stand-Up Comic Who Skewered Modern Life, Dies at 92
Culture, September 1

Along with Mort Sahl, Lenny Bruce and others, Mr. Berman redefined comedy in the mid-20th century while also carving out a notable acting career.

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A Whirlwind Year for a Workaholic, Mindy Kaling
Arts & Leisure, September 1

The writer and actress talks about the end of an era, some unexpected tears and why her alter ego doesn’t get to ride off into the sunset.

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Amanda Seales of ‘Insecure’ Revisits Her Harlem Haunts
Styles, September 1

The 36-year-old actress, comedian, hip-hop artist and producer returns to the neighborhood where she first tried to make her name.

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What’s on TV Friday: ‘Narcos’ and ‘Diana, 7 Days’
Weekend, September 1

“Narcos” returns on Netflix without its main character. And a new documentary on Diana, Princess of Wales, focuses on the week after her death.

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Richard Anderson, of ‘Six Million Dollar Man’ and ‘Bionic Woman,’ Dies at 91
Obits, August 31

A familiar face to both TV and film audiences, Mr. Anderson was typically cast as an upright authority figure.

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We Haven’t Seen That Before: A Critics’ Conversation About ‘Twin Peaks: The Return’
Weekend, August 31

James Poniewozik and Manohla Dargis talk about “Twin Peaks: The Return,” which was much more than a simple sequel series.

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‘Young Sheldon’ Reinvents ‘The Big Bang Theory’ Formula. Will It Work?
Arts & Leisure, August 31

For the CBS prequel, the co-creator Chuck Lorre abandoned the format that made him successful by instead using a single camera, voice-over narration and a child actor.

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War Is Hell? In New Military Dramas, It’s One-Dimensional
Arts & Leisure, August 31

Since 9/11, combat has been a constant in American life. New series about special-forces warfare are turning it into just another action genre.

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What’s on TV Thursday: ‘BoJack Horseman’ and ‘Mysteries of the Abandoned’
Culture, August 31

Catch up on “BoJack Horseman” before Season 4 begins. And explore the Chernobyl explosion site in a new season of “Mysteries of the Abandoned.”

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Live Event: Discuss ‘Game of Thrones’ With The New York Times
Insider, August 30

Join us on Sept. 6 for a conference call hosted by Gilbert Cruz, our television editor, and Jeremy Egner, our in-house “Game of Thrones” expert.

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Six-Second Commercials Are Coming to N.F.L. Games on Fox
Business, August 30

Already prevalent online, shorter ads are seen as a way to address shorter attention spans, and eventually reduce the length of commercial breaks.

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Top Fox TV Executive Exiting, and May Join AMC
Business, August 30

David Madden, Fox’s president of entertainment, is leaving the network and is in discussions to lead programming at AMC. He will be replaced by Michael Thorn.

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‘Game of Thrones’: Isaac Hempstead Wright on Bran’s Powers and Ties to the Night King
Culture, August 30

“Bran has the library of the history of the world at his fingertips,” he said. “He can look up anything, but he hasn’t yet looked through it all.”

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‘Great British Bake Off’ Is Still a Treat for Many Viewers
Culture, August 30

The cheerful British hit has been rocked by drama since it left BBC last year, but the first episode of the new season felt reassuringly familiar.

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What’s on TV Wednesday: ‘Huang’s World’ and ‘Reg’
Culture, August 30

Eddie Huang’s travel series takes him to the emirate of Dubai, and a political drama recounts one British family’s rallying cry against the Iraq war.

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E-Sports Found a Growing Niche. Now They Start to Find Homes.
Sports, August 29

The Esports Arena in Santa Ana, Calif., is the beginning of a movement to build venues for dozens of video game tournaments and leagues.

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‘Game of Thrones’ Director on Jon Snow’s Past and Tyrion’s Reaction
Culture, August 29

Jeremy Podeswa, who oversaw the Season 7 finale of “Game of Thrones,” discussed which moments gave him chills and which gave him headaches.

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‘Game of Thrones’: Why Is Jon Snow the Next in Line?
Watching, August 29

And could White Walkers have feelings, too?

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What’s on TV Tuesday: ‘Wonder Woman’ and Some Erotic Thrillers
Arts, August 29

Gal Gadot charges onto streaming platforms in Patty Jenkins’s superhero blockbuster. And you can spice up your week with a global array of erotic thrillers.

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Actor John Bradley From ‘Game of Thrones’ on Whether White Walkers Have Feelings, Too
Arts, August 28

Team Sam and Bran? The man behind Samwell Tarly talked about the beginning of what could be a beautiful friendship.

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‘Game of Thrones’ Finale Sets Ratings Record
Arts, August 28

Sunday’s conclusion to Season 6 drew 12.1 million viewers, Nielsen said, three million more than last year’s finale.

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Gwendoline Christie on ‘Game of Thrones’ and Brienne’s Love Triangles
Arts, August 28

Ms. Christie discusses the Season 7 finale, Brienne’s moral compass and her recent reunions.

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What’s on TV Monday: ‘The Good Place’ and ‘Heston’s Fantastical Food’
Arts, August 28

Kristen Bell accidentally finds herself in heaven in “The Good Place.” And Heston Blumenthal’s jaw-dropping meals come to the Cooking Channel.

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‘Twin Peaks’ Season 3, Episode 16: Doppelgängers and Dancers
Arts, August 28

A long-awaited moment finally arrives.