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What to Watch on Sunday: Jason stuggles in 'True Blood' season finale

Masterpiece Mystery: The Lady Vanishes (9pm, UNC-TV) - A young socialite (Tuppence Middleton) on her way home investigates the disappearance of a fellow train passenger (Selina Cadell), whom no one else seems to remember seeing. Joining in the search is an engineer (Tom Hughes) who has eyes for her. Based on the 1936 Ethel Lina White novel, "The Wheel Spins," which was loosely adapted by Alfred Hitchcock for his 1938 "The Lady Vanishes" film.

Breaking Bad (9pm, AMC) - Walt tries to cover his tracks while Skyler's past catches up with her. Meanwhile, Jesse continues to struggle with his guilt.

True Blood (9pm, HBO) - In the sixth-season finale, Jason (Ryan Kwanten, right) feels a vampire attraction firsthand. Also, Bill finds that salvation isn't free, and Sookie (Anna Paquin, right) considers her future with Warlow as a new crisis poses a threat to humans and vampires alike.

Bar Rescue (9pm, Spike) - An establishment called Cliques near Fort Bragg gets some help fixing its bad reputation.

The Great Food Truck Race (9pm, Food) - Season 4 begins in Beverly Hills, where eight competing teams are instructed to prepare a signature dish that must be sold for at least $20. Later, they are given a second challenge to complete in San Francisco.

Whodunnit (9pm, ABC) - The killer is revealed and a winner is named in the Season 1 finale.

Oprah's Next Chapter (9pm, OWN) - Oprah tries to talk some sense in to Lindsay Lohan.

Crossing Lines (9pm, NBC) - Both parts of the two-part Season 1 finale air tonight. Louis and his wife continue to deal with the death of their son, and Dorn discovers new information in the case. Later, the season ends with Hickman's life in danger.

Low Winter Sun (10pm, AMC) - A police search of McCann's house turns up evidence that could alter the case, while Maya and Damon reevaluate their plans.

What to Watch on Sunday: Final season of 'Breaking Bad' resumes

Teen Choice 2013 (8pm, Fox) - An awards show honoring achievements by those admired by teens. Performances by One Direction and Paramore, and appearances by Demi Lovato, Max Greenfield and more.

Bar Rescue (9pm, Spike TV) - A poor concept is among the many problems hampering the Garner bar and grill Characters Quarters (now MoonRunners Saloon), which Spike TV points out in their episode description, is run by a family of Yankees. Read more about the Garner Yankees.

Breaking Bad (9pm, AMC) - The second half of the show's final season begins with Walt and Jesse adjusting to life outside the drug business, while Hank's "Leaves of Grass" discovery continues to trouble him.

Eat, Drink, Love (9pm, Bravo) - A new reality show documenting the lives of five single women working in the culinary world of Los Angeles. In tonight's premiere, a pasty chef has a secret admirer and a private chef's talents are tested in a hectic kitchen.

Dexter (9pm, Showtime) - Dexter tracks down Hannah to see why she's back in Miami. Later, Dexter takes on a protege and begins teaching him The Code.

Low Winter Sun (10pm, AMC) - In the premiere of a new series based on a British miniseries, two detectives murder a fellow Detroit police officer. As internal affairs investigates the case, a crime lord and his wife mull future plans. The performances are strong, but the bleak "Low Winter Sun" could use a little more light.

Cutthroat Kitchen (10pm, Food) - Chefs are asked to overcome major obstacles and acts of sabotage in this new reality competition series, which opens with a turkey-dinner challenge made complicated by thievery. Before you dismiss this, it's hosted by Alton Brown.

The Newsroom (10pm, HBO) - Will gets distracted by a phone call and a Twitter post during a telecast, and Charlie is visited by an old friend in naval intelligence with news about Operation Genoa. Also, Sloan's emotions run the gamut from humiliation to rage following an act of revenge on social media.

What to Watch on Sunday: Raleigh's 'Bar Rescue' and 'Newsroom' returns on HBO

Celebrity Wife Swap (8pm, ABC) - I have never once watched this show, but I'm intrigued by the combos they're coming up with this season. Tonight, Lorenzo Lamas' wife leaves her Beverly Hills home to swap places with Andy Dick's former love interest, who lives on the same property as Andy and his new girlfriend.

Bar Rescue (9pm, Spike) - Jon Taffer makes over the Cashmere nightclub on Glenwood South, insisting the bar owner fire his friend, who is acting as manager. Yeah, that didn't go over too well. Tune in --- all in -- for the drama. (You'll get that reference later.)

Masterpiece Mystery - Endeavour: Fugue (9pm, UNC-TV) - Morse and Thursday investigate a series of murders that, Morse deduces, are not as random as they seem. Adding to the intrigue, the killer, who may share Morse's love of opera, sends letters goading the police for their failures to the Oxford Mail.

The Newsroom (10pm, HBO) - In the Season 2 premiere, Will's (Jeff Daniels, at right with Sam Waterston) remark on the air gets him in trouble on the tenth anniversary of the September 11 attacks. Meanwhile, Jim volunteers to fill in for a reporter covering the Romney presidential campaign and Neal investigates the beginnings of Occupy Wall Street.

La La's Full Court Life (10pm, VH1) - Season 4 opens with the release of La La's book, yet she's pushed out of her comfort zone when she's pressured to reveal intimate details about her relationship.

Ray Donovan (10pm, Showtime) - Mickey worms his way back into the lives of Bunchy and Terry, and later, is approached by an FBI agent who is obsessed with Hollywood.

Falling Skies (10pm, TNT) - A road-trip mission turns dangerous for the Masons when a family of outlaws intercepts them. Meanwhile, the construction of an alien weapon comes with doubts and conflicts.

Devious Maids (10pm, Lifetime) - Geneieve's brother returns and complicates life for Zoila because he once broke her heart. Meanwhile, Rosie vows to help Spence with his marriage and Marisol works a fund-raiser at the Powell house in order to uncover more information on Flora's murder.

Behind-the-scenes drama from 'Bar Rescue' makeover on Glenwood South

Back in April, we wrote about Spike TV's "Bar Rescue" show coming to Raleigh to make over the Cashmere nightclub on Glenwood South (they also did a makeover of Characters Quarters in Garner, turning it into MoonRunners Saloon). What we didn't tell you about was all the drama going on behind the scenes, when the Cashmere (now Dual) bar owner had to fire his friend, who had previously been the manager of the club. Both men talked to us today about what went down in April and where things stand now. That episode of "Bar Rescue" is airing this Sunday at 9. (No word yet on when the Garner episode will air.)

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