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Fall TV Reviewed: Detectives, Sci-Fi and an Attempt at Romance

Broadcast television’s fall season begins on Monday. Here are reviews of some of the first week’s new shows. “Stumptown” ImageCobie Smulders as Dex Parios in “Stumptown.”CreditKailey Schwerman/ABC This private-eye drama, premiering Wednesday on ABC, has two reasonably compatible agendas: to fill the Portland local-flavor gap left by “Portlandia” and “Grimm” (it opens with two thugs […]

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A Same-Sex Couple Changes Bachelor Nation

On the season finale of “Bachelor in Paradise” Tuesday night, two women professed their love to each other and got engaged on a beach in Mexico — no bachelor needed. “There was a lot of things that came between us, mostly myself and my own struggles,” Demi Burnett said to Kristian Haggerty, their blond hair […]

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Political Ad Attacking AOC: ‘Beyond the Pale’

To the Editor: Re “Elizabeth Heng Ad, Targeting Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Draws a Backlash” (nytimes.com, Sept. 13): The burning of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s face as prelude to equating the Democratic Party with the atrocities of the Khmer Rouge is so far beyond the pale of what is acceptable to anyone, regardless of their political affiliation. I am […]

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Ad Targeting Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Draws a Backlash

The advertisement began with a photo of Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez bursting into flames, followed by a black-and-white image of skulls lined up on the ground. A Republican political action committee paid for the provocative advertisement, which aired during the Democratic primary debate on Thursday night. The televised commercial came weeks after the shooting in El […]

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Tonight’s Democratic Debate: Live Updates From Houston

How to watch: 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Eastern on ABC, Univision and on streaming services. Moderators: The debate will be hosted by George Stephanopoulos, David Muir, Linsey Davis and Jorge Ramos. Candidates: Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., Senator Elizabeth Warren, Senator Bernie Sanders, Senator Kamala Harris, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, the entrepreneur Andrew […]

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Tonight’s Democratic Debate: What Time Is It and How to Watch

The debate is 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. in Houston, and you can watch it on ABC and Univision. It will also be available on streaming services. Ten Democratic candidates will debate: Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr., Senator Elizabeth Warren, Senator Bernie Sanders, Senator Kamala Harris, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, the entrepreneur Andrew Yang, […]

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The Black Characters I Wish I Saw More Of

We’re finally seeing amazing diversity in Hollywood. One-dimensional, stereotypical portrayals have given way to strong characters who drive compelling narratives. That’s because women, the L.G.B.T.Q. community and people of color spent decades demanding to be included in every stage of the storytelling process. But this diversity could still use some diversifying. I’m often confronted with […]

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