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  • "Hawaii Five-0" (9 p.m., CBS): In an unusually powerful episode, a murder attempt is made on a Pearl Harbor veteran and the case leads the team to focus on a shameful piece of American history: The imprisonment of residents of Japanese ancestry during World War II.

  • "Grimm" (9 p.m., NBC): Fans get a double dose of fright tonight. In the first of back-to-back episodes, Nick (David Giuntoli) investigates an urban legend based on Portland's sewers (Can you say "hungry humanoid alligators"?). The second features a huge horned demon in a Santa suit. Tis the season to be scary.

    "Ho\’onani Makuakane" --When McGarrett  prevents the murder of a Pearl Harbor veteran at a remembrance ceremony, Five-0 must use decades
    "Ho\'onani Makuakane" --When McGarrett prevents the murder of a Pearl Harbor veteran at a remembrance ceremony, Five-0 must use decades old evidence to investigate a heinous crime committed within the internment camps on Oahu during World War II, on HAWAII FIVE-0, Friday, Dec 13 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Photo: Best Possible Screen Grab/CBS ÃÉÂÇÃÇ©2013 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved ( Best Possible Screen Grab )

  • "Raising Hope" (9 p.m., Fox): Burt (Garret Dillahunt) becomes interim mayor of Natesville and gets rather Grinchy in the process as he faces the unpleasant prospect of canceling the town's Christmas festival.

    Also Friday:

  • "Undercover Boss" (8 p.m., CBS)

  • "The Carrie Diaries" (8 p.m., The CW)

  • "Shark Tank" (9 p.m., ABC)

  • "Nikita" (9 p.m., The CW)

  • "Blue Bloods" (10 p.m., CBS)

  • "Chinatown," 1974 movie (10 p.m., TCM)

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