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1 NCIS: Los An­ge­les

7:59 p.m. on (GLO)

The ca­reer of some­one in the team’s own ranks may be in dan­ger in “In­el­e­gant Heart.” A Navy con­trac­tor’s mur­der re­veals the vic­tim was il­le­gally selling con­fi­den­tial in­for­ma­tion, some of which may have ex­posed sen­si­tive facts about one of the NCIS op­er­a­tives. Depart­ment of Jus­tice agents visit the Los An­ge­les of­fice while Hetty (Linda Hunt) is be­ing in­ves­ti­gated for her han­dling of a re­cent case.

2 Amer­i­can Ninja War­rior

9 p.m. on (NBC)

The new episode “Mil­i­tary Qual­i­fy­ing” uses the bat­tle­ship USS Iowa as its lit­eral back­drop as the com­pe­ti­tion un­folds on the fa­mous pier in San Pe­dro, Calif. All of the com­peti­tors are ac­tive or re­tired mem­bers of the Armed Forces, and they put two new ob­sta­cles — the Log Run­ner and the I-Beam Cross — to the test. This con­clud­ing qual­i­fy­ing round, be­fore the show moves into its fi­nals in var­i­ous cities, is hosted by Matt Iseman and Ak­bar Gbaja-Bi­amila.

3 Penn & Teller: Fool Us

9 p.m. on (WPIX)

Four years af­ter the show’s ini­tial sea­son was made in Eng­land — though it took un­til last year for it to air in Amer­ica — a new Sea­son 2 be­gins with “Phone-y Busi­ness,” as comedic il­lu­sion­ists Penn Jil­lette and Teller again try to guess how would-be ma­gi­cians make their magic. Those who “fool” the duo get to ap­pear with them in their Las Ve­gas act.

4

Mike & Molly

9:30 p.m. on (CBS)

The won­ders of the In­ter­net can have dras­tic ef­fects on peo­ple, and Molly (Melissa McCarthy) be­comes one of them in “Buy the Book.” Anx­ious to see if peo­ple are pur­chas­ing her literary de­but, she keeps re­turn­ing to the book’s web­site to check on sales — again and again and again. Mike (Billy Gardell) be­comes con­cerned about her ob­ses­sive­ness. Reno Wil­son and Swoosie Kurtz also star.

5

Scorpion

10 p.m. on (CBS)

While Team Scorpion is on a res­cue mis­sion to find some lost hik­ers, their he­li­copter crashes, leav­ing them stranded. Worse, the ac­ci­dent ig­nites a wild­fire that swiftly be­gins to close in on them. As the flames get closer and closer, Sylvester (Ari Stidham) des­per­ately tries to fig­ure out a way to help their pi­lot, whose in­juries make it im­pos­si­ble for him to climb to safer ground in “Young Hearts Spark Fire.” Elyes Gabel and Robert Pa­trick also star.

Matt Iseman

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