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TV Stories


WHITECHAPEL airs Mon. May 25th at 10pm on WLRN-TV
8:27 am
Sat May 23, 2015

A dark obsession turns deadly for Whitechapel.


IN THIS SEASON - Detective Inspector Joseph Chandler, Detective Sergeant Miles and Edward Buchan spread their investigations beyond the boundaries of East London’s Whitechapel, as they peel back layers of the East End’s most gruesome history. They have rescued a huge crime archive, a vast but chaotic collection of files and papers beneath the incident room, and Chandler is convinced that the crimes of the past hold the key to solving murders in the present.

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A MOTHER'S SON airs Friday at 9pm on WLRN-TV
10:17 am
Fri May 22, 2015

A mother's sweet son or calculated killer?

A Mother's Son (9 pm)

A mother suspects her son could be the killer of a recently found dead girl and becomes caught in the torturous dilemma of whether to denounce him or protect him and hide the act.

LINE OF DUTY airs Thur May 21st at 10pm on WLRN
12:03 pm
Thu May 21, 2015

Looking through the gates of police work


LINE OF DUTY (10 pm)

SERIES INFO - Detective Chief Inspector Tony Gates is an exemplary cop. He's got the best crime stats on the force and a loyal team working under him. But the head of the police anti corruption unit, Superintendent Ted Hastings, has his doubts about Gates. Hastings decides to find out and calls on a new arrival to his department, Detective Sergeant Steve Arnott to help him do it. As the net tightens around Gates, reputations are on the line and lives are at risk.

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VERA airs Tues. May 19th at 9pm on WLRN-TV
10:06 am
Tue May 19, 2015

Vera races against the clock to catch a kidnapper.

VERA: Poster Child (9 pm)

Respected surgeon Dan Marsden is shot dead days before his retirement and his teenage daughters Mira and Karen are abducted. Joined by a new addition to the ranks, Vera investigates a mysterious parcel and a connection to the Iraq War as she races against time to catch the killer and save the girls. However, the case soon takes a violent and unexpected turn, striking at the heart of the team.

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WHITECHAPEL airs Monday May 18th at 10pm on WLRN
6:27 pm
Sat May 16, 2015

A gruesome crime of the supernatural kind.


As Chandler and Miles attend the christening of Miles’ daughter, a fox runs through the streets of Whitechapel with a human arm in its mouth. Later, more body parts from the same victim are washed up by the Thames, all containing evidence of a fatal poisoning. The only clue to the identity of the victim is a tattoo on the headless torso — can the team crack this gruesome case before the killer strikes again?

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DCI BANKS airs Friday May 15th at 9pm on WLRN-TV
2:15 pm
Fri May 15, 2015

A ghostly murder for DCI Banks.

DCI BANKS - Ghosts (9 pm)

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NEWS SERIES PREMIERE Thurs. May 14th at 10pm
6:39 am
Thu May 14, 2015

Good Cop - Bad Cop ? It's all in the line of duty.


LINE OF DUTY (10 pm)

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Airs Wed May 20th at 8pm on WLRN-TV Channel 17
6:51 am
Wed May 13, 2015

One Man, Three Dogs. Follow Martin Clunes in his quest of canine heritage.

Martin Clunes: A Man and His Dogs (8 pm)

Martin Clunes (Doc Martin) takes a wry and witty look at why we are prepared to take the risk of sharing our homes with dogs who are genetically still 99.8 % like wolves. This epic, dramatic and sometimes surreal journey takes Martin to Africa, Australia and America to find the surviving wild ancestors of pampered pets like his own beloved dogs,and seeks to answer the question, did we choose dogs, or did they choose us?

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VERA airs Tues. May 12th at 9pm on WLRN-TV
8:20 pm
Mon May 11, 2015

Demons of the past shed light on a murder.

VERA - Castles in the Air (9 pm)

Young physiotherapist Lizzie Faulkner is shot dead while enjoying a holiday at a luxury country retreat. The resulting murder investigation unearths betrayal, guilt and the desire for atonement - as Vera moves quickly to avoid another tragedy, and Joe tries to make amends with the demons of his past.

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DCI BANKS airs Friday May 8th at 9pm on WLRN-TV
10:11 am
Fri May 8, 2015

DCI Banks investigates another mysterious murder


A husband and daughter struggle to come to terms with their grief when the body of wife and mother Anaan Kamel is found washed up by an underground river. When DCI Banks investigates, he suspects a member of her grieving family.  The victim's devout Muslim brother believes she was having an affair with a former employee, but when the employee's body is also discovered, Banks finds himself running a double murder investigation. The team must unravel a web of lies and secrets to discover the unsettling truth behind these deaths.

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Airs Thursday May 7th at 10 pm on WLRN-TV
10:46 am
Thu May 7, 2015

A modern woman of the Jazz Age solving crimes.

MRS. BRADLEY MYSTERIES : The Worsted Viper (10 pm)

Paired with her reliable and devoted chauffeur, Mrs Bradley's finely honed skills of investigation seek out the truth behind the mysteries surrounding a death at the opera, crimes of passion at a circus, poisoning and family secrets.

Mrs. Bradley and George travel to a seaside resort town for the wedding of George's daughter and are faced with a ritualistic serial killer.

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VERA Airs Tuesday night May 5th at 9 on WLRN-TV
10:44 am
Tue May 5, 2015

A Motive for Murder.


A young man is found dead with heroin in his blood and a stolen credit card in his wallet. But only when Vera learns details of his mother's life does a motive for murder emerge.

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WHITECHAPEL Airs Mon. May 4th at 10pm on WLRN-TV
10:48 am
Mon May 4, 2015

Supernatural crimes or a copycat killer?

DCI BANKS Airs Fri May 1st at 9pm on WLRN-TV
10:33 am
Fri May 1, 2015

The seedier side of life results in murder on DCI Banks.

Credit BBC

DCI Bank - What Will Survive (9 pm)

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EMPIRE Airs Thurs April 30th at 9pm on WLRN-TV
10:32 am
Thu April 30, 2015

The Making of the Greatest Empire in the World.

Jeremy Paxman, Author, Journalist and host of EMPIRE.
Credit BBC

Empire- Making Ourselves at Home (9 pm)

Jeremy Paxman, author and journalist, traces the story of the greatest empire the world has ever known: the British Empire. He continues his personal account of Britain's empire by looking at how traders, conquerors and settlers spread the British way of doing things around the world - in particular how they created a very British idea of home.

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