Thursday's TV Highlights: 'Bones' on Fox

Thursday's TV Highlights: 'Bones' on Fox
A psychic friend (Cindy Lauper, right) tries to help an investigation in "Bones" on Fox. With Michaela Conlin. (Patrick McElhenney / Fox)

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Dateline NBC In a new episode titled "The Fugitive Millionaire," computer antivirus pioneer John McAfee, who remains a person of interest in a murder investigation, discusses his new business and why he decided to stop running from the law. 8 p.m. NBC

Bones Cyndi Lauper reprises her recurring guest role as Angela's (Michaela Conlon) psychic friend invited to help an investigation, as the mystery series returns with new episodes. Emily Deschanel and David Boreanaz star. 8 p.m. Fox

The Blacklist The task force pursues a scientist who has been abducting disabled patients and using them in experiments on immortality in this new episode. James Spader and Megan Boone star with guest stars Lance Henricksen, Ralph Brown and Kevin Weisman guest star. 9 p.m. NBC

Scandal When Michael (Matthew Del Negro) gets himself in a jam, the team springs into damage-control mode and tries to persuade Cyrus (Jeff Perry) to move up the wedding date in this new episode. Portia de Rossi, Kate Burton, Dan Bucatinsky, Paul Adelstein and George Newbern guest star. 9 p.m. ABC

Backstrom Evidence points to vehicular homicide in a hit-and-run incident that leaves a wealthy woman dead in this new episode. Rainn Wilson, Sarah Chalke and Dennis Haysbert stars with guest star Rizwan Manji. 9 p.m. Fox

Expedition Unknown In a new episode, host Josh Gates travels to Japan in search of the Honjo Masamune samurai sword, an artifact lost during World War II. 9 p.m. Travel

Vikings As preparations for the big raid pick up speed, Rollo (Clive Standen) pauses to reflect on what the Seer (John Kavanagh) prophesied about his destiny before the Viking fleet sails up the Seine to catch its first glimpse of Paris. 10 p.m. History

Dig Peter's (Jason Isaacs) obsessive quest to find Emma's killer leads him to uncover some ancient secrets written in code, which lead to a race to find the missing stones in this new episode. 10 p.m. USA

Breaking Greenville in the season finale, both local TV station pull out all the stops to get big ratings. 10:30 p.m. TRU


CBS This Morning Mark Bertolini, Aetna. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS


Today Jeremy Piven; Christina Ricci; Max Irons; Grace Helbig. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

Good Morning America Kelsey Grammer and Matthew Morrison. (N) 7 a.m. KABC

Good Day L.A. Author Randy Spelling ("Unlimiting You "); "American Idol" eliminated contestant; "The Sound of Music" cast members: Debbie Turner, Heather Menzies-Urich, Kym Karath and Angela Cartwright. Photographer Kevin Mazur; Juan Pablo Di Pace ("A.D. The Bible Continues"). (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Live With Kelly and Michael Dakota Johnson ("Fifty Shades of Grey"); Terrence Howard ("Empire"); Echosmith performs. (N) 9 a.m. KABC

The View Michelle Collins and Alicia Menendez; Jeremy Piven; Tyrese; Bella Thorne. (N) 10 a.m. KABC

The Wendy Williams Show Regina King ("American Crime"). (N) 11 a.m. KTTV

The Talk Wanda Sykes; Viola Davis; Jason Santos. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS

Rachael Ray Tim Gunn ("Project Runway"); Elisha Cuthbert ("One Big Happy"); "Property Brothers." (N) 1 p.m. KABC

The Meredith Vieira Show Regina King; Mary Mary. (N) 2 p.m. KNBC

The Dr. Oz Show Protecting your face from wrinkles, sagging and age spots. (N) 2 p.m. KTTV

The Real MC Lyte and Lil Mama perform. (N) 3 p.m. KTTV

To the Contrary With Bonnie Erbé (Season Premiere) Beijing Plus 20. (N) 5:30 p.m. KOCE

Tavis Smiley Attorney Alice Jennings; Peter Hammer. (N) 11 p.m. KOCE

Charlie Rose (N) 11 p.m. KVCR; 11:30 p.m. KOCE; 1 a.m. KLCS

The Daily Show: Jon Stewart John Hargrove. (N) 11 p.m. Comedy Central

Conan Will Ferrell; Ellie Kemper; Andy Woodhull. (N) 11 p.m. TBS

The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore (N) 11:30 p.m. Comedy Central

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Alan Cumming; Carey Mulligan; Ludacris performs. (N) 11:35 p.m. KNBC

Jimmy Kimmel Live Zooey Deschanel; Guillermo Diaz; Charlie Wilson performs. (N) 11:35 p.m. KABC

Nightline (N) 12:37 a.m. KABC

Last Call With Carson Daly Elisha Cuthbert; Gap Dream performs; Etan Cohen. (N) 1:37 a.m. KNBC