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CBS Sets Finale Dates, Including Two-Hour Episodes for 'Elementary,' 'The Amazing Race'

Still hanging in the balance is whether newbies "Elementary," "Vegas" and "Golden Boy" will be back for another season.

Patience Is a Virtue: "The Big Bang Theory"

As CBS develops for next fall, the network has firmed up its finale dates for the 2012-13 season.

The series of farewells begins April 28, with The Good Wife's season four wrap, and will continue until May 22, when Criminal Minds ends its season with a two-hour finale. In the weeks that separate the two, Survivor: Caramoan -- Fans vs. Favorites, The Amazing Race and Elementary will each air two-hour season sendoffs. 

Still up in the air is whether freshman entries Golden Boy, Vegas and Elementary will be hosting season finales or series finales, though Elementary would seem a shoo-in for renewal. 

The full schedule, including airdates for How I Met Your Mother, The Big Bang Theory and Two and a Half Men, which is still waiting on its likely pickup, is listed below:

Sunday, April 28:
The Good Wife, 9-10 PM                  

Sunday, May 5:                 
The Amazing Race, 8-10 PM                                   
The Mentalist, 10-11 PM                                

Thursday, May 9:                   
Two and a Half Men, 8:30-9 PM                                   
Person of Interest, 9-10 PM                  

Friday, May 10:                    
Vegas, 9-10 PM
Blue Bloods, 10-11 PM                

Sunday, May 12:                  
Survivor: Caramoan -- Fans vs. Favorites, 8-10 PM
Survivor: Caramoan -- Fans vs. Favorites (Reunion Show, from Los Angeles), 10-11 PM                                                   

Monday, May 13:                  
How I Met Your Mother, 8-8:30 PM                                    
2 Broke Girls, 9-9:30 PM                                    

Tuesday, May 14:                 
NCIS, 8-9 PM                                    
NCIS: Los Angeles, 9-10 PM
Golden Boy, 10-11 PM

Wednesday, May 15:             
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, 10-11 PM                                

Thursday, May 16:                 
The Big Bang Theory, 8-8:30 PM                                   
Elementary, 9-11 PM  

Friday, May 17:
Undercover Boss, 8-9 PM 

Monday, May 20:                  
Rules of Engagement, 8:30-9 PM                                   
Mike & Molly, 9:30-10 PM                                 
Hawaii Five-0, 10-11 PM                                

Wednesday, May 22:             
Criminal Minds, 9-11 PM