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Peter Jennings reports on unfinished business

If your circuits are overloaded and you have to choose tonight between running the air conditioner or watching TV, don't think twice. Stay cool.

"Seinfeld" (9 p.m.-9: 30 p.m., WBAL, Channel 11) -- In this repeat from February, George (Jason Alexander), ever the under-achiever, tries to find someone just as unambitious to receive the first Susan Ross Scholarship, in memory of his fiancee, who died tragically while licking envelopes containing their wedding invitations. NBC.

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"New York Undercover" (9 p.m.-10 p.m., WBFF, Channel 45) -- Clues are being discovered and suspects -- including the Rev. Harris (Keith David) -- are being interrogated, but black churches are still burning in Harlem in part 2 of "A Time of Faith," originally broadcast in September. Fox.

"Xena: Warrior Princess" (9 p.m.-10 p.m., WNUV, Channel 54) -- Determined to find out who's sabotaging the event, the warrior gal (Lucy Lawless) enters the Miss Known World beauty pageant.

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"Peter Jennings Reporting: Unfinished Business -- The CIA and Saddam Hussein" (10 p.m.-11 p.m., WMAR, Channel 2) -- The most famous piece of unfinished business in modern American history is examined, as Jennings reports on CIA efforts to topple Saddam Hussein, efforts that began in May 1991, when President Bush ordered the agency to "create the conditions for the removal" of the Iraqi dictator. ABC.

"ER" (10 p.m.-11 p.m., WBAL, Channel 11) -- Romance begins to blossom between Drs. Greene and Lewis (Anthony Edwards and Sherry Stringfield) in this repeat from October, as they discuss their disappointing experiences on blind dates. Sounds like the sort of romance that could only fail if one of the actors up and decided to leave the show NBC.

"P.O.V." (11 p.m.-midnight, MPT, Channels 22 and 67) -- Director Michael Smith's "Jesse's Gone" examines inner-city violence by exploring the death of Jesse Hall, a rapper gunned down on the streets of East Oakland, Calif., in 1992. PBS.

"Married ... With Children" (11: 30 p.m.-midnight, WBFF, Channel 45) -- Joey Lauren Adams, so winning as the love interest in the film "Chasing Amy," shows up as a bride-to-be with whom Bud (David Faustino) has an unfortunate(?) encounter.

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"Employees' Entrance" (8 p.m.-9: 30 p.m., TCM) -- Loretta Young suffers all sorts of indignities at the hands of unreasonable bosses in this drama set in a big-city department store. This is one of the films whose tawdriness helped bring about enforcement of the Hollywood Production Code in the 1930s.

Pub Date: 6/26/97



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