Summer Olympics

Tennis (USA Network at 10 a.m.); men's soccer and boxing (Telemundo, 10:30 a.m.); track and field, gymnastics, trampoline, men's basketball (U.S. vs. Lithuania), men's volleyball (U.S. vs. Australia), beach volleyball and water polo (U.S. vs. Russia) (Channel 4 at 11 a.m.); boxing (MSNBC at 5 p.m.); track and field, swimming, diving and beach volleyball (Channel 4 at 8).


Tennis. Semifinals of the Legg Mason Classic in Washington (CSN at 1).

Baseball (CC). Little League World Series games throughout the day on ESPN and ESPN2; Boston at Chicago White Sox (Channel 5 at 1); Toronto at Baltimore (Channel 20, 4:30).

Golf (CC). Third round of the NEC Invitational in Akron, Ohio (Channel 9 at 2); third round of the LPGA Wendy's Championship for Children, in Dublin, Ohio (ESPN2 at 2); semifinal matches of the U.S. Amateur Championship in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (ESPN2 at 4).

NFL Preseason Football. Washington at Miami (Channel 9 and CNS, 7:30); New York Jets at Indianapolis (ESPN at 8).

Public Affairs

The Novak Zone. The topic is diplomat safety; with Frank Taylor, assistant secretary of state for diplomatic security (CNN, 9:30 a.m.).

Weekend Live With Tony Snow. A political panel with former representative J.C. Watts (R-Okla.) and former Dukakis campaign manager Susan Estrich (FNC at noon).

The Beltway Boys. Topics include John Kerry's response to the Swift Boat Veterans for Truth ad and how presidential politics has sneaked into the Olympics (FNC at 6).

Fox News Watch. Topics are the Gov. James McGreevey case and journalists being held in contempt of court (FNC, 6:30).

The Chris Matthews Show. The topic is television and politics; with ABC's Sam Donaldson, NBC's Andrea Mitchell, the New York Times's David Brooks and the BBC's Katty Kay (Channel 4 at 7 p.m.).

The Capital Gang (CC). Topics include President Bush's troop plan and the James McGreevey scandal; with John Podesta, former White House chief of staff and president and CEO of the Center for American Progress (CNN at 7).

The McLaughlin Group. Topics include the Catholic vote (Channel 4, 7:30).

After Hours with Cal Thomas. Bush campaign manager Ken Mehlman assesses the latest poll numbers (FNC at 11).

This Is America With Dennis Wholey. The conclusion of a two-part interview with Duke University professor emeritus John Hope Franklin (Channel 32, 11:30).

Prime-Time Movie

This Girl's Life (2003). Newcomer Juliette Marquis stars as an up-and-coming porn star who, while trying to build her career, supports her father (James Woods), who's stricken with Parkinson's disease. Two hours (Showtime at 9).

Cable Series Premiere

Brandy & Mr. Whiskers. Animated comedy about a spoiled dog named Brandy and a bunny called Mr. Whiskers; the two find themselves stranded in the Amazon rainforest after falling out of an airplane (Disney Channel at 8).

A dog and a bunny are stranded in a rain forest in "Brandy & Mr. Whiskers," debuting tonight on the Disney Channel.