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'I Love Lucy' Christmas special to air on CBS

'I Love Lucy' Christmas special to air on CBS

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 22 (UPI) -- CBS says it plans to air the "I Love Lucy Christmas Special," featuring two newly colorized classic episodes of the U.S. sitcom.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, March 2, 2013.
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'I Love Lucy' tops Best in TV list

'I Love Lucy' tops Best in TV list

NEW YORK, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- "I Love Lucy," the classic sitcom starring real-life married couple Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, has been voted the best U.S. television show ever.
Walters to host 'Best in TV' special

Walters to host 'Best in TV' special

NEW YORK, Sept. 6 (UPI) -- ABC says it plans to air a special edition of its U.S. program "20/20" called "Best in TV: The Greatest TV Shows of Our Time."

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UPI Almanac for Friday, March 2, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012.
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915 Lucille Ball look-alikes set record

915 Lucille Ball look-alikes set record

JAMESTOWN, N.Y., Aug. 8 (UPI) -- A total of 915 Lucille Ball look-alikes converged on Jamestown, N.Y., to celebrate the late comedian's 100th birthday and set a world record, officials say.

Donna Conkling, a King Sister, dies at 88

PLANO, Texas, June 22 (UPI) -- Donna King Conkling, one of the singing King Sisters who started performing in the 1930s and had a TV program in the '60s, died in Plano, Texas, at age 88.

I'ts a boy for 'Earl's' Pressly

LOS ANGELES, May 11 (UPI) -- A baby boy was born Friday to "My Name is Earl" star Jaime Pressly and her deejay fiance, Eric Cubiche, in a Los Angeles hospital.

Jaime Pressly expecting a little Dezi

BURBANK, Calif., Nov. 16 (UPI) -- "My Name is Earl" star Jaime Pressly announced she was four months pregnant on NBC's "Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, Calif.

Actress Argentina Brunetti dead at 98

ROME, Dec. 24 (UPI) -- Actress Argentina Brunetti, who played the Italian immigrant Mrs. Martini in "It's a Wonderful Life," has died in Rome at at 98.

Arnaz business manager leaps to his death

NEW YORK, Dec. 14 (UPI) -- Actress Lucie Arnaz's longtime business manager jumped to his death from her 40th floor New York apartment.

Time names 25 top U.S. Hispanics

NEW YORK, Aug. 14 (UPI) -- Actress Salma Hayek, singer-actress Jennifer Lopez and comedian George Lopez are among Time magazine's "25 Most Influential Hispanics in America."

TV Land features television moguls

NEW YORK, April 17 (UPI) -- U.S. cable's TV Land is featuring a six-part documentary series entitled "TV Land Moguls," focusing on the top producers in each decade of television.

Lucille Ball's remains moved

NEW YORK, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- The ashes of Lucille Ball have been moved from California to her New York hometown, the New York Daily News reported Friday.

Hispanic markets and marketing Hispanics

WASHINGTON, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- The stereotyped catchphrase "spicy-sexy" has excited the recent love relationship between Wall Street and the U.S. Hispanic population. Marketing firms -- mouth
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Pino joins 'Cold Case'

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Danny Pino has joined the cast of the new CBS crime drama, "Cold Case," Daily Variety reported.

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Trumpeter Booker Little was born this day in 1938 in Memphis. He recorded with Max Roach, Eric Dolphy and John Coltrane, and led his own group at New York's Five Spot three months before his death in 1961.
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