Was a member of the British royal family in cahoots with the Nazis? Recently declassified FBI files expose a surprising twist in the legacy of Edward VIII. In 1941, President Roosevelt had the Duke of Windsor investigated for suspicion of sympathizing with Nazi Germany. What the investigation found was an astonishing plot to put Edward VIII on Britain's throne as Hitlers Nazi puppet. Under different circumstances, could this relationship have changed history as we know it?
Mr. & Mrs. Murder (10 pm)Follow the adventures of married couple Nicola and Charlie Buchanan, who run an industrial cleaning business. They specialize in crime scenes and using this experience, they become amateur sleuths.
Early Checkout - The murder of a national hero in a swank hotel looks like an open-and-shut case to the police but not to Charlie and Nicola. To research their suspicions, they work undercover as hotel guests. Their niece, Jess, has less fun posing as a chambermaid.
Its the big day and the band is running on pure adrenaline. For them, sleep was not in the cards. Far from the land of Sunshine these students are now having to endure the wind and the cold, but that's okay, the energy from the crowd makes them forget all about it. For this is one of life's most memorable moments...
This is it! The last "official" rehearsal inside the Sheraton Ballroom before the big day. Yes, I said inside because outside it's been raining, cold and I could swear I saw a snow flurry or two. That could be me though, a typical Floridian looking for the excitement that snow brings. Momentarily of course!
There will be one more rehearsal at 3 am the day of the parade for the NBC crew. The students have a whopping 10 minute time slot to perform their "American Reunion" themed piece for the cameras.
Three different airlines transporting upwards of 180 students arriving at three different airports and somehow, if the wind blows just right and the planets are are aligned, everyone is to meet at Grand Central Station.
The countdown to the 87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade is on! With three weeks to go, the Tarpon Springs Leadership Conservatory for the Arts is practicing up to 10 hours on some days or shall I say nights. The energy is high and the anticipation grows stronger each passing day, though the time is going by so fast. These students are amazing and I can barely keep up. This is truly an incredible team, from the staff to the students and parental support, everyone is dedicated to the success of this program. Do people really know the talent that exists at this school in this qu
Foyle's War (10 pm) While WWII rages across the Channel, police detective Christopher Foyle reluctantly remains on duty in his quiet English coastal town. The battle comes to Foyle in its own way as he probes war-related cases of murder, espionage, and treason.
The White Feather
The arrest of a young girl on a sabotage charge brings Foyle into contact with a group of English Nazi sympathizers. Foyle investigates the murder and uncovers a plot to smuggle a vitally important letter to the enemy.
Leopards are the ultimate cats. They are the most feline, the most intelligent, the most dangerous and, until recently, one of the least understood. They hunt from South Africa to Siberia, from Arabia to Sri Lanka, and are the most widespread predator of their size on land. A leopard is a cat that walks by itself, unseen and secretive. Leopards are the beautiful killers that live in the shadows. This film will accumulate the evidence and put together a psychological profile of this extraordinarily cunning cat.
Hampton Court is the ultimate royal pleasure palace — embodying the indulgent and grandiose kingship built by Cardinal Wolsey and developed by Henry VIII. Through its rooms, chart King Henry VIII’s decline from fit young warrior to bloated womanizer and recall the vivid stories of the ladies who became his queens.
Generals at War: Singapore - The Bicycle Blitzkrieg (8 pm)
In 1941, the British totally underestimate the fighting ability of the Japanese, until Japan launches a surprise attack on Singapore, a tiny jewel in the crown of the British Empire. General Arthur Percival is the British general tasked defending the wealthy colonies of Malaya and Singapore. General Tomoyuki Yamashita - the Tiger of Malaya - leads the "driving charge" to oust him. The Japanese are outnumbered from the start, but with the help of bluff, speed and bicycles they defeated the British, striking a blow at the very heart of Britain's Empire in the East.
The animals of the world may increasingly need our help with big issues like preserving habitat or species conservation. But sometimes individual animals need our help as well. Left disabled without fins, flippers, beaks, or tails because of disease, accidents, or even human cruelty, these unfortunate creatures need what amounts to a miracle if they are to survive. Luckily for them, sometimes miracles do happen. Amazing prosthetics made possible by the latest engineering and technology are able to provide just what they need, and scientists are finding that innovations created in the process are benefiting both animals and humans. We will meet these inspiring animals and the remarkable individuals whose work has helped them live their lives again.
At the time of Queen Victoria's birth in 1819, England was an agrarian society. Within a few short decades, this small island nation would be transformed into an industrial superpower, with an empire spanning the globe. QUEEN VICTORIA'S EMPIRE is both the story of this remarkable time, and an engaging portrait of a queen who ruled over a fifth of the world's population.
By 1861 Britain is the world's most powerful nation but the death of Prince Albert weakens Victoria and many of his political ideas fade from importance. Then, the Suez Canal is threatened by a holy war in the Sudan, and General Charles Gordon becomes an "imperial martyr," after he's killed by the rebels.
Martin finally marries Louisa, with Joe Penhale as best man; though, neither party has a parent present, and Martin is irritated by the gate-crashers at the reception. As a gift, their friends have rented them a remote lodge for the night. It all gets off to a bad start when Bert drives off with their luggage, and Martin starts a fire in the fireplace, but forgets to open the damper and that's just the beginning. Tune in to see how things go from bad to worse!