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What to Watch on Sunday: ‘Homeland,’ ‘Good Wife’ return

Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison in “Homeland.”
Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison in “Homeland.” Stephan Rabold/SHOWTIME

Homeland (9 p.m, Showtime) – Carrie tries to build a new life in Berlin in the Season 5 premiere, but a request from her boss forces her back into the world she abandoned.

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NC Bookwatch (Noon, UNC-TV) – Marcie Ferris talks about “The Edible South: The Power of Food and the Making of an American Region.”

Madame Secretary (8 p.m., CBS) – When the president’s plane is declared missing, Elizabeth takes on an unexpected position of power in the Season 2 premiere.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine (8:30 p.m., Fox) – Gina and Rosa try to change Charles’ mind when he falls for a fellow officer (Archie Panjabi).

The Good Wife (9 p.m., CBS) – In the Season 7 premiere, Alicia tries to revive her struggling law career and attorney Lucca Quinn becomes her competition.

The Leftovers (9 p.m., HBO) – In the Season 2 premiere, a Texas town in which no one departed becomes a magnet for tourists.

Blood & Oil (9 p.m., ABC) – Wick scrambles to hide his involvement in the oil robbery that nearly killed his father.

Fear the Walking Dead (9 p.m., AMC) – As civil unrest grows and the dead take over, Travis and Madison try to devise ways to keep their families safe in the season finale.

The Affair (10 p.m., Showtime) – Season 2 opens with Noah and Helen trying to have an amicable divorce, but an inescapable conflict is revealed.

CSI: Cyber (10 p.m., CBS) – D.B. Russell transfers from Las Vegas to become director of the new division in the second season opener.