* "New Heroes" on WETA.

* "Empire" on WJLA.

* "Rescue Me" on FX.

* And "Watch the Skies!" on TCM.


Baseball. Baltimore at New York Yankees (CSN at 1).

Public Broadcasting

New Heroes. Part 3 in the series "Power of Enterprise" profiles Muhammad Yunus, "banker to the poor," in Bangladesh (Channel 26 at 10).

Prime-Time Special

Celebrity Weddings Unveiled. Actress Holly Robinson Peete and football player Rodney Peete, and Melody Thomas Scott renew their wedding vows (Channel 9 at 8).

Cable Special

Watch the Skies! offers a crash course in sci-fi cinema, featuring interviews with Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Ridley Scott and James Cameron (TCM at 8).

Cable Series

Rescue Me. Tommy reunites with his father while things heat up between Franco and Laura (FX at 10).


Empire. Camane risks her life posting signs around Rome claiming that Octavius is Caesar's rightful heir (Channel 7 at 10).


Average Joe: The Joes Strike Back. Anna takes the Joes on a group date at Sea World (Channel 4 at 8).

I Want to Be a Hilton. The wannabes go on a scavenger hunt in New York (Channel 4 at 9).

Fire Me . . . Please. Hidden cameras follow contestants who must compete to get fired from their jobs in a hurry (Channel 9 at 9).

Late Night

Charlie Rose. With retired Army Gen. Jack Keane on the war in Iraq and author Jennet Conant (Channels 26 and 32 at 11).

The Tonight Show With Jay Leno. With Michael Clarke Duncan and music by Ringo Starr (Channel 4, 11:35).

Late Show With David Letterman. With Nicole Kidman and musical guest Foo Fighters (Channel 9, 11:35).

-- Chris Richards

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