Summer Olympics

Women's cycling (USA Network at 8 a.m.); men's and women's swimming, men's basketball: U.S. vs. Puerto Rico, men's beach volleyball, men's and women's rowing; and men's volleyball (Channel 4 at noon); boxing and men's soccer (Telemundo at noon); boxing (MSNBC at 4); women's gymnastics, men's and women's swimming; and women's beach volleyball (Channel 4 at 7).


Golf (CC). Final round of the PGA Championship (TNT at 11 a.m.; Channel 9 at 2).

Baseball. Baltimore at Toronto (Channel 20 at 1); St. Louis at Atlanta (ESPN at 8).

Auto Racing (CC). Belterra Casino Indy 300 (Channel 7, 3:30).

Public Affairs

Fox News Sunday (CC). Sen. Richard Lugar (R-Ind.) discusses the war on terrorism, and Bush campaign senior adviser Mary Matalin and Democratic strategist Donna Brazile assess the campaign (Channel 5 at 9 a.m.).

Sunday Morning (CC). A "ports of call" edition visits islands around the world (Channel 9 at 9 a.m.).

Religion & Ethics Newsweekly (CC). Ken Hackett, president and CEO of Catholic Relief Services, talks about the situation in Sudan (Channel 32, 9:30 a.m.).

The Chris Matthews Show. Topics are stem cell research and Teresa Heinz Kerry vs. Laura Bush; with ABC's Cokie Roberts, the Chicago Tribune's Clarence Page, Newsweek's Melinda Henneberger and the Wall Street Journal's Kim Strassel (Channel 4 at 10 a.m.).

Inside Politics Sunday. Kerry-Edwards campaign communications director Stephanie Cutter and Bush-Cheney campaign press secretary Scott Stanzel discuss the presidential race, plus a discussion of partisan politics with strategists Donna Brazile and Cheri Jacobus (CNN at 10 a.m.).

Meet the Press (CC). Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) and Rep. Jane Harman (D-Calif.) debate Porter Goss's nomination to lead the CIA, and a political roundtable with the Wall Street Journal's John Harwood, the Boston Globe's Anne Kornblut, Newsweek's Jon Meachen and U.S. News & World Report's Roger Simon (Channel 4, 10:30 a.m.).

Face the Nation (CC). Bush campaign strategist Matthew Dowd and Kerry campaign strategist Tad Devine review the week, plus interviews with Alexandra and Vanessa Kerry (Channel 9, 10:30 a.m.).

This Week With George Stephanopoulos (CC). The topic is U.S. and Iraqi security with Sens. Joseph Biden (D-Del.) and Chuck Hagel (R-Neb.); former Coalition Provisional Authority spokesman Dan Senor appears on the panel (Channel 7, 11:30 a.m.).

Reliable Sources looks at Time correspondent Matt Cooper's contempt-of-court case, with Cooper attorney Floyd Abrams, Lucy Dalglish of the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press and PBS's Terence Smith; plus former Howard Dean campaign manager Joe Trippi reviews media coverage of his candidate (CNN, 11:30 a.m.).

John McLaughlin's One on One. The topic is Venezuela's recall vote; with Miguel Diaz of the CSIS South American Project and Sen. Norm Coleman (R-Minn.) (Channel 4 at noon; repeats at 9 on NewsChannel 8).

Late Edition With Wolf Blitzer (CC). Sens. John Warner (R-Va.) and Carl Levin (D-Mich.) assess CIA nominee Porter Goss and Iraq; retired Gen. Tommy Franks discusses Iraq; Alan Keyes talks about his Senate run in Illinois; and New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd talks about her book "Bushworld" (CNN at noon).

Booknotes interviews Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert on "Speaker: Lessons From 30 Years in Coaching and Politics" (C-SPAN at 8 and 11).

Public Broadcasting

Blenko Handcraft: An American Heart of Glass. The perennial pledge favorite features a visit to the West Virginia glass company. Three hours with pledge breaks (Channel 26 at 8).

Prime-Time Movie

Swordfish (2001) (CC) (R). John Travolta stars as a dangerous spy who enlists a computer hacker (Hugh Jackman) to crack a security system that would make them stinkin' rich. Two hours (Channel 9 at 9).

Cable Series

Biography repeats its profile of Julia Child (A&E at 7).

E! True Hollywood Story chronicles the making of the horror film "The Exorcist" (E! at 8).

Six Feet Under. Ruth and Bettina road-trip to Mexico, and David and Keith declare an end to their "open" relationship (HBO at 9).

Entourage. Vince dates a vegan whose best friend is a sherpa (Val Kilmer), and Eric promotes a script for a film set in Queens (HBO at 10).

Da Ali G Show. The prankster interviews author Gore Vidal and sex educator Sally Epstein (HBO, 10:30).

The Poker Superstars Invitational Tournament. Week 1 of the 12-week competition featuring the world's eight elite professional poker players vying for a $1 million pot (CSN at midnight).

Cable Special

Marvel Super Heroes' Guide to New York City looks at the role of the Big Apple in comics featuring characters such as Spider-Man, Captain America and the Fantastic Four; includes an interview with "Spider-Man" co-creator Stan Lee (Travel Channel at 8).

Travel Channel airs "Marvel Super Heroes' Guide to New York City" at 8.