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With Music And Magic, ‘Ghost’ Gets New Life At The Hippodrome

It’s the box office smash that starred Patrick Swayze and Demi Moore. Now it hits the stage as Ghost The Musical. WJZ gets a behind-the-scenes exclusive.

04/10/2014

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CBS Names Stephen Colbert As Next ‘Late Show’ Host

The CBS Television Network announced Thursday that Stephen Colbert, the host, writer and executive producer of “The Colbert Report,” will succeed David Letterman as the host of “The Late Show.”

04/10/2014

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‘Bachelor’ Holds Casting Call At Maryland Live! Casino

“The Bachelor” is holding a casting call at the Maryland Live! Casino.

04/10/2014

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Mickey Rooney Portrait Installed At Smithsonian

The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery has installed a photograph of entertainer Mickey Rooney with his frequent co-star Judy Garland to honor the late actor at the museum in Washington.

04/10/2014

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Negotiations Fail For Raising Film Tax Credit

You can’t call Maryland legislators starstruck. Under pressure from Hollywood to increase tax breaks for filming here, lawmakers went for a cliffhanger ending.

04/08/2014

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Legendary Actor Mickey Rooney Lives On At Baltimore’s Senator Theatre

Legendary actor Mickey Rooney has died at the age of 93. When he was 80 he paid a visit to a Baltimore landmark to screen one of his most loved movies.

04/07/2014

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American Art To Flood U.S. Billboards This Summer

Five museums say they are organizing the largest outdoor art show to showcase American art nationwide this summer.

04/07/2014

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Judge Rejects Request To Dismiss Chris Brown Case

Singer Chris Brown’s assault case is going forward after a judge in Washington rejected a request to dismiss it.

04/07/2014

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Baltimore Shakespeare Factory Casts 4-Legged Star In Latest Show

Across the country, theaters large and small are preparing for weekend shows and matinees.

04/04/2014

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New Play ‘Camp David’ Retraces 1978 Peace Accord

Thirty-six years after President Jimmy Carter made peace between Egypt and Israel, “Camp David” is now both history and theater.

04/04/2014

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David Letterman Announces Plans To Retire In 2015

The man who has been synonymous with late nights on CBS for more than two decades will soon be giving up his prestigious post.

04/03/2014

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Budget Committee Agrees To Raise Film Tax Credits

Lawmakers have agreed to pony up extra money next year to keep “House of Cards” filming in Maryland.

04/03/2014

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Celebs Who Started Out As Models

They’re more than just a pretty face! These celebs started out as models, but found their niche in the acting world.

Amiri Baraka was a revolutionary poet author and professor.  He was named Poet Laureate of New Jersey in 2002, but it was short lived amid public outrage and pressure for his resignation after his poem on 9-11 "Somebody Blew Up America?" was criticized for anti-Semitism.  
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POEts: The Legendary, The Celebrity, The Local, The Controversial

April is National Poetry Month, and CBSBaltimore.com is celebrating by highlighting some legendary, celebrity, local and controversial poets.

Stephen King

Ranking Stephen King

Ranking Stephen King’s books from worst to best. His newest, Mr. Mercedes, will be released in early June.

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Famous Patricks

They may have little else in common, but these celebs all share the name “Patrick.”

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Our Favorite Green Things

These are a few of our favorite (green) things.

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