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Summaries for the Week of Week of September 12, 2011

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All My Children
Brooke returned to Pine Valley. Erica agreed to star in Kit Sterling's movie about Erica's life. Jack was disappointed when Erica revealed that they would have to postpone their wedding while she worked on the movie. David was arrested after he admitted to Zach, Ryan, and Greenlee that he had known that the casino partners had intended to kill Zach. Ryan secretly recorded the confession, and then turned the tape over to Jesse. Natalia quickly forgave Brot when he told her that he had helped Jesse to cover up Ellie's stillbirth. Dixie suspected that Babe was one of the two patients that David had in hiding, so Dixie and Tad decided to pay David a visit in jail. Tad warned David that, if Babe were alive, it wouldn't be fair to keep her from AJ and Krystal. JR was stunned when Dixie suggested that Babe might be alive. JR realized that David had had ample opportunity to save Babe following the tragedy, so he arranged for someone to follow Griffin when David asked Griffin to take care of David's two mystery patients. Cara told Griffin that she was pregnant. Cara went to see David to say goodbye and to tell him about the baby. Colby advised Maya to move out with Lucy because it would make things more difficult on Angie the longer that Maya waited. Colby invited Maya and Lucy to move in with her and Liza. Colby decided to fight for Asher because she was certain that they had something special. Scott was delighted when Madison told him that she wanted them to start over. Angie was overjoyed when she realized that her eyesight had returned.


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The Bold and the Beautiful
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Anthony's prediction that a mystery man would also show up at her door came true when Thorne arrived with good news. He advised that if Taylor combined Steffy and Thomas' shares of Forrester, she would own 55 percent of the company. With majority shares, she could be a decision-maker in who led Forrester -- with a vote on who became president and vice president. Taylor and Thorne vowed to rule Forrester together, and they kissed. Hope returned from a successful promotion trip for "Hope for the Future" in Paris. She and Rick advised that the international market felt that Steffy's lingerie line was too provocative, and Steffy was furious. Ridge agreed that if buyers wanted it toned down, Steffy would have to comply. Thomas begged for another chance to market the Taboo line, but Ridge turned it down. Ridge angered both Steffy and Thomas. Steffy and Bill collaborated on the idea that Steffy would seduce Liam because Steffy professed her love for Liam. Bill felt that Hope was too immature for Liam. At a press conference with Liam in the wings, Hope told the press that she planned to wait for marriage for sex. Liam was embarrassed by the attention, and left the conference. Steffy followed him home and promised that he wouldn't have to wait another night for sex.


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Days of our Lives
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Brady, Nicole, and Kinsey prayed for Chloe to regain consciousness. Brady told Chloe that he still loved her. Dario was happy about his well-deserved promotion, but sad that he had to leave Salem and Melanie behind. Carly helped Melanie support Dario and encouraged her to do what was best for him and his career. Gabi decided to find a more creative way to stimulate Will's interest in her. Will, Chad, Abigail, and Gabi were thrilled that the university accepted Sonny's proposal. Quinn and Taylor reconnected as a couple and made love. Quinn introduced Taylor to Vivian, and the women quickly became fast friends. Bo, Hope, and Rafe received the DNA results that Gus had planted at the pier, which implicated Quinn as the major suspect in the attacks on prostitutes. Gus finalized his plan to frame Quinn and it led to Quinn's arrest. Maggie decided that it was too soon to move in permanently with Victor. While preparing for the dedication of Horton Square, Hope confided to Bo how much she still missed Gran, Alice. Sami told Rafe that she was frustrated with job-hunting because of her of her lack of qualifications and then, desperate to find work, applied to an ad that Rafe had told her could lead to trouble. Carly made peace with Daniel and Jennifer in an emotional therapy session. She apologized to her good friends and wished them a happy life together. Later, Carly talked to Nicholas about what would be next in her life after therapy. Stefano returned to Salem to surprise Kate. Kate and Stefano seemed baffled at E.J.'s continued passion for Nicole.


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General Hospital
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Carly was surprised to learn that Shawn had been hired to run things for Jason while Jason recuperated from the surgery and focused on planning his wedding to Sam. Sonny blamed Johnny for Kristina's health crisis, but Johnny reminded Sonny that Sonny had planted the bomb in Johnny's car that had caused the potentially paralyzing injury to Kristina. Olivia stopped Sonny from killing Johnny. Olivia turned to Kate for help because Olivia was certain that Kate would be able to get through to Sonny, who appeared to be going to a dark place. Kate initially refused to help Sonny, but later had a change of heart. Matt and Patrick were concerned when Kristina was unable to feel anything in her right foot. Jason and Sam were surprised to realize that Spinelli was back to his old self. Spinelli revealed that Jackal had stumbled upon evidence indicating that the Zaccharas were moving drugs through the bakery, and that Dante and Lucky were investigating the drug ring. Lucky found proof of illegal activity at the bakery when he discovered a flour bag containing drugs. Working together, Elizabeth and Maxie managed to get loose, but only Maxie evaded their captors.. Spinelli's cyber skills remained elusive. Jason quickly ordered Shawn to focus on finding Elizabeth and Maxie. Anthony paid Lisa Niles a visit to promise the comatose doctor that he would help her to recover. Luke returned to Port Charles, but carefully avoided making contact with his family as he spied on them.


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One Life to Live
Todd revealed to Natalie that the thought of his children had kept him from killing Victor. Todd was confident that he would be cleared as a suspect once the missing gun was found. Natalie began to have doubts about Todd's guilt. Todd and Blair discussed the direction that Jack's life had taken. Blair promised Todd that they could save their son if they worked together. Jack claimed that he had seen Todd kill Victor, so Todd was arrested. Shane admitted to Brody that he didn't feel any satisfaction in knowing that Jack knew what it was like to lose a parent. Aubrey was stunned to learn that Kim was the real Aubrey Wentworth. Cutter ordered his sister to leave because he feared that Aubrey would find out what had happened at the Spotted Pony. Aubrey and Cutter were surprised when a gun fell out of Morris, the porcupine that Cutter had bought at the flea market. Aubrey and Cutter suspected that the gun was the murder weapon used to kill Victor, so Aubrey urged Cutter to turn it over to the police. Cutter figured out that the gun belonged to Rex, so he assumed that Rex had shot Victor. Cutter decided to hold onto the gun, but didn't tell Aubrey. Kim was struck by inspiration when she learned that Cutter was in possession of Rex's gun. Shaun played the voicemail recording that Victor had left at the time of the shooting. Felicia Evans turned to Téa for help with Nora, so Téa advised Felicia to try to work things out with Nora privately, not in court. Gigi urged Rex not to give up. Madame Delphina suggested that Rex should talk to Clint. Victor's family gathered to say goodbye to him.


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The Young and the Restless
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A jealous Genevieve left Colin in the locked wine cellar of her mansion then let Jill believe he'd gone with Genevieve on a business trip. Jill was miffed when Colin stood her up for a romantic rendezvous. Victor found Billy in a Burma prison and offered a deal to get him out so he could provide a bone marrow donation for Delia. Paul's son Ricky arrived to work with Avery on Sharon's trial. Adam's eye surgery was a success. Heather planned to get Adam to testify against Sharon. Phyllis told Nick that she had never wanted anyone to know that Avery was her sister. Tucker sabotaged Jabot shipments to undermine Kay. Tucker convinced Jack to help him steal back Jabot from Chancellor. Billy agreed to Victor's plan, including never seeing Victoria again, in order to save Delia's life. Abby wore a wire to try to get Tucker on tape, saying that he killed Diane, but she instead got Ashley incriminating herself. Kevin agreed to Victor's plan to let everyone believe Kevin was the donor, when it would really by Billy's bone marrow. Kay kept the truth about Tucker and Devon being father and son from them.


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