Wednesday’s TV highlights: ‘Schooled’ and “The Goldbergs"and more


Pure This new drama tells the story of Noah Funk (Ryan Robbins), a Mennonite pastor who is determined to rid his community of drug traffickers by betraying a fellow community member to the police, but that makes things only worse. With Dylan Everett, Ryan Robbins, Alex Paxton-Beesley, A.J. Buckly and Rosie Perez. 7 p.m. WGN America

Riverdale Betty and Jughead (Lili Reinhart, Cole Sprouse) are told to set their investigation aside and focus on preparing for the SAT exam in this new episode. K.J. Apa also Camila Mendes also star. 8 p.m. KTLA

The Goldbergs Beverly (Wendi McLendon-Covey) decides their street needs another stop sign and pleads her case to the city comptroller. Also, Barry (Troy Gentile) panics when he realizes he has neglected his college applications, while Erica (Hayley Orrantia) struggles with her career choice in this new episode. 8 p.m. ABC

Gordon Ramsay’s 24 Hours to Hell and Back Host Gordon Ramsay and his team travel to Memphis, Tenn., to help Southern-style eatery Catfish Cabin, where they find staff members who are passionate about their work, but their internal feuds hurt workplace morale. 8 p.m. Fox

Nature The new episode “Kilauea: Hawaii on Fire” concludes the two-part story documenting the May eruption of Kilauea, the state’s most destructive volcanic event in generations, which wiped out whole neighborhoods and left thousands homeless. 8 p.m. KOCE and KPBS


Schooled Lainey and Mr. Glascott (AJ Michalka, Tim Meadows) encounter an overbearing parent and enlist the help of Beverly Goldberg (Wendi McLendon-Covey) in this new episode of the comedy spin-off. 8:30 p.m. ABC

Modern Family Cam (Eric Stonestreet) must contend with a bully at the school, and Gloria (Sofía Vergara) tricks Phil and Joe (Ty Burrell, Jeremy Maguire) into participating in a local mall’s photo shoot for its new ad campaign in this new episode. 9 p.m. ABC

The Masked Singer Rabbit, alien, raven, poodle and bee each take the stage to perform a second time. Joel McHale takes a turn as a guest panelist. 9 p.m. Fox

NOVA The two-episode documentary “Equus: Story of the Horse: Chasing the Wind” concludes as anthropologist Niobe Thompson travels the world to explore how the relationship between humans and horses evolved. 9 p.m. KOCE and KPBS

The Magicians The fantasy series returns for a fourth season, which picks up the action from the third season’s finale, as Dean Fogg (Rick Worthy) has wiped the memories of his students and given most of them new, magic-free identities. 9 p.m. Syfy

Single Parents Will (Taran Killam) wants to get back together with Mia (Vanessa Bayer), and Angie (Leighton Meester) kicks him off the baby-sitting grid, filling the spot with a rival dermatologist. 9:30 p.m. ABC

The Dictator’s Playbook This new episode documents the rise and fall of fascist leader Benito Mussolini. 10 p.m. KOCE, KPBS

You’re the Worst Jimmy (Chris Geere) challenges Gretchen (Aya Cash) to see if she is capable of handling the most basic responsibilities that go with being an adult. Desmin Borges and Kether Donohue also star. 10 and 10:33 p.m. FXX

Knight Fight Six modern-day warriors in plated armor compete in a grand melee using their own personal weapons, with four fighters advancing in the premiere of this unscripted competition series. 10 p.m. History

Suits As the legal dramedy returns with new episodes, expectant father Louis Litt (Rick Hoffman) emerges as managing partner amid an increasingly bitter power struggle between Harvey and Robert Zane (Gabriel Macht and guest star Wendell Pierce). 10 p.m. USA


Is Amelia Earhart Alive: A Mysteries at the Museum Special Don Wildman entertains three theories for the mystery surrounding the disappearance of aviator Amelia Earhart. 9 p.m. Travel


CBS This Morning (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Today Dr. Oz. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA

Good Morning America Anne Hathaway; Bindi Irwin; Jess Glynne performs. (N) 7 a.m. KABC

Good Day L.A. Michael McGill; Jeff Perry and Bellamy Young; numerologist Glynis McCants; beauty expert Sarah Lee. (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Live With Kelly and Ryan Connie Britton (“SMILF”); model Camila Alves. (N) 9 a.m. KABC

The View Patrick Stewart; David Kellman and Robert Shafran. (N) 10 a.m. KABC

The Doctors Whether vaping helps smokers to quit; screen time and dry-eye disorder. (N) 11 a.m. KCOP

The Talk Michael Bolton. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS

Steve Nischelle Turner (“Entertainment Tonight”); Beyoncé and Jay-Z share recipes. (N) 2 p.m. KNBC

Dr. Phil A woman denies having an eating disorder even though her family says she is starving herself to death. (N) 3 p.m. KCBS

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Sarah Paulson; Caroline Quentin; Piers Taylor; Tamera Mowry-Housley; Loni Love; Jeannie Mai. (N) 3 p.m. KNBC

The Dr. Oz Show What the sweeteners and colorings in fruit-flavored sodas do to the body; bone broth. (N) 3 p.m. KTTV

Amanpour and Company (N) 10 p.m. KVCR; 11 p.m. KOCE

The Daily Show With Trevor Noah (N) 11 p.m. Comedy Central

Conan Kristen Bell, William Jackson Harper, Jameela Jamil, D’Arcy Carden and Manny Jacinto (“The Good Place”). (N) 11 p.m. and 12:30 a.m. TBS

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Molly Shannon; Robert Irwin; Offset performs. (N) 11:34 p.m. KNBC

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert Matthew McConaughey; Better Oblivion Community Center. (N) 11:35 p.m. KCBS

Jimmy Kimmel Live Dr. Phil McGraw; Flipp Dinero performs. (N) 11:35 p.m. KABC

The Late Late Show With James Corden Sonequa Martin-Green; Pete Holmes; Rebecca Ferguson. (N) 12:37 a.m. KCBS

Late Night With Seth Meyers Anne Hathaway; Sherrod Brown; Michaela Coel; Venzella Joy performs. (N) 12:37 a.m. KNBC

Nightline Preview of documentary “The Dropout.” (N) 12:37 a.m. KABC


NBA basketball The Clippers visit the Miami Heat, 4:30 p.m. FS Prime; the San Antonio Spurs at the Philadelphia 76ers, 5 p.m. ESPN; the Denver Nuggets at the Utah Jazz, 7:30 p.m. ESPN

NHL hockey The Washington Capitals visit the Toronto Maple Leafs, 4:30 p.m. NBCSP; the Ducks host the St. Louis Blues, 7 p.m. Fox Sports Net; the Nashville Predators at the Vegas Golden Knights, 7 p.m. NBCSP

2019 Australian Open tennis 2019 Australian Open tennis women’s semifinals, 7 p.m. ESPN2; men’s first semifinal, 12:30 a.m. ESPN

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