More than 1,500 New Yorkers gathered today in Manhattan to mourn the death of a 32 year-old gay man, who was shot down on Friday just blocks away from the historic Stonewall Inn in an apparent act of anti-gay bias.
What to Watch Monday 10/8: The Voice Battle Rounds Begin
Tonight catch the beginning of the battle rounds on The Voice. Plus all new episodes of Partners, Major Crimes and Be Good Johnny Weir.
What to Watch: Monday, October 8
8:00pm: The Voice, NBC (2 hrs) NEW
The battle rounds begin as contestants battle their teammates in duets with help from mentors Billie Joe Armstrong, Mary J. Blige, Michael Buble and Rob Thomas. This season the twist is that coaches can steal a losing artist for their own team. Out contestant De'Borah is a member of Team Xtina.
8:30pm: Partners, CBS (30 mins) NEW
Ali worries about Joe's ability to keep secrets from Louis when he confides in him that he found intimate pictures of Ali with Derek Jeter. Watch a sneak peek below.
9:00pm: Major Crimes, TNT (1 hr) NEW
Rusty and Raydor are unsure if they can really trust Dunn or not. Meanwhile, a man from Las Vegas is found dead and the investigation leads to some strange clues.
10:00pm: Be Good Johnny Weir, Logo (30 mins) NEW
Johnny battles with the idea of going back to competitive ice skating. He turns to his mother and closest friends for help and advice.
This morning and afternoon, check your local listings for information about Ellen, The Talk (CBS) and The Chew (ABC). Days of Our Lives on NBC (check local listings for time) features gay character Will as a series regular; keep an eye out for developments between Will and recurring gay characters Sonny and Neil.
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