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  1. Broadway to Check Into 'Holiday Inn'

    8:30 am 11/19/2015

    Debuting in fall 2016, the new musical is inspired by the 1942 Bing Crosby-Fred Astaire film, featuring the songs of Irving Berlin.Read more

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  2. Oscar's First Black Winner Accepted Her Honor in a Segregated 'No Blacks' Hotel in L.A.

    9:00 am 2/19/2015

    It's been 75 years since Hattie McDaniel won for 'Gone With the Wind,' accepting her award at the Ambassador's Cocoanut Grove nightclub. Four husbands, a friendship with Clark Gable and 74 maid roles later, she died, her body refused by a segregated cemetery, her statuette now missing, but with her descendants devoted to her memory.Read more

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  3. Throwback Thursday: Bing Crosby Took a Swing at Baseball in the 1940s

    12:00 pm 7/17/2014

    The singer-actor-entrepreneur purchased a stake in the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1946; years after his death, a pristine recording of what's been called The Best Game Ever — the seventh game of the 1960 World Series — was found in his cellar.Read more

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  4. Fred Segal Buys Home at Hacienda Beach Club & Residences

    12:42 pm 4/14/2014

    The famed retailer purchased a beachside residence listed for $1.8 million at the exclusive Cabo community.Read more

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