Monday's Highlights: Kate Gosselin is interviewed by Natalie Morales
TV MOM: Kate Gosselin, above, discusses the end of her marriage and her TV show in an interview with Natalie Morales in "Kate: Her Story" at 9 p.m. on TLC
How I Met Your Mother: Barney (Neil Patrick Harris) is trying hard to be the perfect boyfriend, but his know-it-all tendencies are rubbing Robin (Cobie Smulders) the wrong way in this new episode (8 p.m. CBS).
Heroes: Hiro (Masi Oka) takes a trip three years into the past, where he has a second chance to save Charlie (Jayma Mays) from Sylar's clutches (8 p.m. NBC).
Gossip Girl: Olivia tries to keep Dan from finding out what she said during her appearance on Jimmy Fallon's talk show on this new episode (9 p.m. KTLA).
Greek: Rusty and Dale feud over a college science project on the season finale (9 p.m. ABC Family).
American Gangs: This new documentary series opens with a profile of the Aryan Brotherhood of Texas, one of America's most violent white supremacist groups (9 p.m. Discovery).
For the Love of Ray J: The series returns for a new season (9 p.m. VH1).
The Big Bang Theory: Sheldon (Jim Parsons) teaches Leonard (Johnny Galecki) how to understand football -- yes, the tall, skinny guy from Texas with a "Star Trek" fixation explaining football (9:30 p.m. CBS).
CSI: Miami: Caine (David Caruso) and his team re-enact a raucous bachelor party in an effort to solve a murder and figure out what happened to the groom, who vanished (10 p.m. CBS).
Strange Rituals: This new series premieres with a look at the different ways people deal with death around the world, including traditions in India, Indonesia and Mexico (10 p.m. History).
I Want to Work for Diddy: A new season begins with thirteen new men and women competing to become Diddy's next personal assistant (10 p.m. VH1).
Vertigo: James Stewart stars in director Alfred Hitchcock's brilliant 1958 drama as a detective, forced into retirement by his fear of heights and resulting dizzy spells, whose old friend asks him to tail his wife (Kim Novak), who appears to be possessed by the spirit of her suicidal great-grandmother (5 p.m. TCM).
Poliwood: Barry Levinson directed this provocative look at the influence Hollywood now wields -- or doesn't -- over the contemporary American political process and at the major parties' conventions. Among the celebrities featured are Annette Bening, Susan Sarandon, Spike Lee, Ellen Burstyn, Alfre Woodard, Angela Bassett, Kerry Washington and Elvis Costello (7:30 p.m. Showtime).
The Uninvited: A ghost prompts a lethal battle of wills between a man's new fiancee and his two daughters, one of whom has just returned from a mental ward, in the 2009 drama starring Elizabeth Banks and Emily Browning (10 p.m. Cinemax).
Baseball: The World Series, Game 5: New York Yankees visit the Philadelphia Phillies (4:30 p.m. Fox).
Football: The Atlanta Falcons visit the New Orleans Saints (5:30 p.m. ESPN).
Hockey: The Kings visit the Phoenix Coyotes (6 p.m. FSN).
NBA basketball: The Minnesota Timberwolves visit the Clippers (7:30 p.m. FS Prime).Photo: TLC