Sports

Golf (CC). Third round of the Senior British Open from Northern Ireland (Channel 7 at 2); third round of the U.S. Bank Championship in Milwaukee (Channel 9 at 3).

Baseball. New York at Boston (Channel 5 at 3); Minnesota at Baltimore (Channel 20 at 6).

MLS Soccer. Columbus at Colorado (ESPN2 at 5); D.C. at Dallas (CSN, 8:30).

Public Affairs

Weekend Live With Tony Snow. Newsweek's Michael Isikoff discusses the 9/11 report (FNC at noon). Tomorrow's guests include Rep. Harold Ford (D-Tenn.) and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino.

Book TV. Live coverage of the Harlem Book Fair (C-SPAN2, 12:30).

The Beltway Boys. Topics include the Democratic convention, President Bush's agenda for a second term and the 9/11 commission report (FNC at 6).

To the Contrary With Bonnie Erbe. Topics include the reaction to Linda Ronstadt and Whoopi Goldberg espousing liberal views, and Rep. Janice Schakowsky (D-Ill.) addresses sexual assault within the NCAA (Channel 32, 6:30; repeats tomorrow at 9:30 a.m. on Channels 22 and 26).

Fox News Watch asks whether members of the news media should be allowed to contribute to political campaigns (FNC, 6:30).

Inside Washington With Gordon Peterson. Topics are the 9/11 commission report, the Samuel Berger document controversy and the Democratic National Convention (Channel 9 at 7).

The Capital Gang interviews Boston Mayor Thomas Menino on the upcoming Democratic convention (CNN at 7).

The McLaughlin Group assesses the 9/11 report (Channel 4, 7:30; repeats tomorrow, 11:30 a.m.).

After Hours with Cal Thomas. Veteran journalists Sander Vanocur, Hodding Carter III and Bill Moyers reflect on political conventions past (FNC at 11).

This Is America With Dennis Wholey looks at culture and tourism in South Korea; with Korea convention bureau chairman Peter Jang, former vice minister of culture and tourism Oh Jee-chul and U.S. Army Capt. Ryan Roberts (Channel 32, 11:30).

Prime-Time Movie

Chicken Run (2000) (CC). Two chickens (voiced by Mel Gibson and Julia Sawalha) plan their escape from an English poultry farm. Two hours (Channel 4 at 8).

Cable Program

The Westerner. Brian Keith stars in the short-lived but influential 1960 drama series about a cowboy who rides into a filthy border town to rescue a woman he'd known years before (Westerns Channel, 7:30).

Late Night

Saturday Night Live (CC) (R). Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen host, with music by J-Kwon (Channel 4, 11:30).

Ginger (voiced by Julia Sawalha) and Rocky (Mel Gibson) lead an escape from an English poultry farm in "Chicken Run," airing tonight at 8 on Channel 4.