What to watch: News 3’s 2019 Fall primetime programming

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A look at every show on News 3 and CBS’s Primetime hours:


The Neighborhood 

“Welcome to Bowling” – With Calvin down a teammate for his annual bowling championship, Dave offers to fill in and soon finds his mediation skills put to the test when he meets the competition: Calvin’s arch-rivals, the Pink Ladies. Also, Gemma and Tina dare to face off against each other for the top ranking in an arcade game, on THE NEIGHBORHOOD, Monday, Nov. 18 (8:00-8:30 p.m., ET) on News 3.

Bob Hearts Abishola

“Useless Potheads” – With Abishola only helping part-time, Bob, Douglas and Christina struggle to take care of Dottie, on BOB ? ABISHOLA, Monday, Nov. 18 (8:30-9:00 p.m., ET) on News 3.

All Rise

“Maricela and the Desert” – Lola and Emily find themselves on opposing sides when the key witness in a murder trial is the victim’s 11-year-old daughter. Also, when Mark’s key witness in a case winds up in a Vegas jail, Luke accompanies Mark on a road trip to the desert to bring the witness back to testify, on ALL RISE, Monday, Nov. 18 (9:00-10:00 p.m., ET) on News 3.


“Safe and Sound” – Bull mounts the defense of an old college friend, Eric Crawford (Sebatian Arcelus), who is charged with negligent homicide after Eric’s youngest child kills his eldest with Eric’s handgun, on BULL, Monday, Nov. 18 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on News 3.



“Musical Chairs” – The NCIS team investigates the murder of a musician in the Navy’s most elite band that performs at diplomatic events around the world, on NCIS, Tuesday, Nov. 19 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on News 3.


“Codename: Ferdinand” – When the team digs into the circumstances surrounding a car crash that resulted in the death of a photographer, they realize there is more than meets the eye. Also, Maggie sympathizes with his widow, Annie Weber (Erica Fae), when she notices similarities with her own husband’s death, on FBI, Tuesday, Nov. 19 (9:00-10:00 p.m., ET) on News 3.

NCIS New Orleans 

“The Order of the Mongoose” – Sebastian calls the NCIS team to assist with a possible kidnapping case when a dignitary’s son he was assigned to protect disappears from a local concert venue, on NCIS: NEW ORLEANS, Tuesday, Nov. 19 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the on News 3.  The episode features a performance by the rock band the Revivalists.



“Two for the Price of One” – An unexpected twist shakes up the game and sends two people home, on SURVIVOR, Wednesday, Nov. 20 (8:00-9:01 p.m., ET) on News 3.

Seal Team 

“The Ones You Can’t See” – As Jason contemplates surgery for an injury, Bravo Team is on a mission abroad to help the secret service prevent a sniper attack on U.S. dignitaries, on SEAL TEAM, Wednesday, Nov. 20 (9:01-10:00 p.m., ET) on News 3.


“Lion’s Den” – The SWAT team engages in tense negotiations with a family that takes a local officer hostage when they’re evicted from their home due to eminent domain. Also, Hondo reflects on his personal life choices as he helps his father through a medical crisis and Chris’ relationship with Kira and Ty reaches a critical juncture, on S.W.A.T., Wednesday, Nov. 20 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on News 3.


Young Sheldon 

“The Sin of Greed and a Chimichanga from Chi-Chi’s” – The University makes George Sr. a lucrative job offer in the hopes of recruiting Sheldon. Also, Georgie gets a job working for Meemaw’s new boyfriend, and Mary is determined to rid her home of greed, on YOUNG SHELDON, Thursday, Nov. 21 (8:00-8:31 p.m., ET) on News 3.

The Unicorn 

“Turkeys and Traditions” – Wade and the girls tackle hosting a traditional Thanksgiving dinner for friends and extended family. Also, Ben attempts to make a fried turkey for the first time, on THE UNICORN, Thursday, Nov. 21 (8:31-9:01 p.m., ET) on News 3.  Annie Mumolo guest stars as Aunt Allison, Wade’s opinionated sister-in-law who’s visiting for Thanksgiving.


“Hot Butter and Toxic Narcissism” – Christy regrets fleeing the scene after hitting a parked car. Also, Bonnie’s therapist, Trevor (Rainn Wilson), offers tools to help her better communicate with Adam, on MOM, Thursday, Nov. 21 (9:01-9:30 p.m., ET) on News 3.

Carol’s Second Act

“Sick and Retired” – Carol’s dear friend Phyllis (guest star Jane Kaczmarek) is admitted to the hospital, and Carol jealously witnesses what retirement would have looked like for her. Also, Daniel takes credit for Caleb’s excellent diagnosis and is bothered when Caleb doesn’t seem to mind, on CAROL’S SECOND ACT, Thursday, Nov. 21 (9:30-10:00 p.m., ET) on News 3.


“2 Fathers” – When David recognizes one of the sigils in the Poveglia Codex from his father Leon’s (Vondie Curtis-Hall) artwork, he and Kristen journey to a remote art commune to investigate its meaning and how it’s related to David’s family, on EVIL, Thursday, Nov. 21 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on News 3.


Hawaii Five-0 

“Ka l?‘au kumu ‘ole o Kahilikolo” – It’s Thanksgiving, and while Junior and Tani track down the thief who robbed his parents’ home, Five-0 investigates the murder of a beloved philanthropist and the theft of his ultra-valuable koa tree. Also, Danny moves in with McGarrett, on HAWAII FIVE-0, Friday, Nov. 22 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on News 3.

(“Ka l?‘au kumu ‘ole o Kahilikolo” is Hawaiian for “The Trunkless Tree of Kahilikolo”)


Magnum PI

“A Bullet Named Fate” – A guilt-ridden Magnum follows the clues his private investigator friend, Harry Brown (guest star William Forsythe), left behind when he was shot while working a case Thomas passed onto him. Also, TC helps Kumu lead a protest against construction on a Hawaiian sacred site, on MAGNUM P.I., Friday, Nov. 22 (9:00-10:00 p.m., ET) on News 3.


Blue Bloods 

“Grave Errors” – While working a case of a nanny accused of abuse, Erin disagrees with the psychiatric consultant, Dr. Alice Dornan (Jennifer Bowles), regarding her diagnosis and punishment suggestion. Also, Eddie confronts her boss who has a personal vendetta against the commissioner and the Reagan family name; Mayor Peter Chase (Dylan Walsh) pushes Frank to make staffing changes he is skeptical about; and Danny goes undercover on a case when a woman claims to have heard someone plotting a murder, on BLUE BLOODS, Friday, Nov. 22 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on News 3.


God Friended Me 

“Prophet & Loss” – When Miles gets the name of Cara’s stepfather, Paul (Tom Everett Scott), they learn that he is potentially involved with an insider trading scheme. But when Cara asks Miles to ignore his urge to intervene, he is forced to choose between her wishes or the God Account, on GOD FRIENDED ME, Sunday, Nov. 24 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on News 3.  Tom Everett Scott guest stars as Paul, Cara’s stepfather.

NCIS Los Angeles 

“Kill Beale: Vol. 1” – Callen and Sam travel to San Francisco to search for Beale after he’s kidnapped during a clandestine mission for Hetty, on NCIS: LOS ANGELES, Sunday, Nov. 24 (9:00–10:00 p.m., ET) on News 3.

Madam Secretary 

Ships and Countries” – When an American tech CEO goes missing in a foreign country, Elizabeth navigates complicated diplomatic terrain to get him back without triggering a regional conflict. Also, things get personal when Stevie and Henry testify at House impeachment proceedings, on MADAM SECRETARY, Sunday, Nov. 24 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on News 3.

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