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Barron Hilton Leaves Money To Charity: Hotel magnate Barron Hilton announced he will leave 97% of his vast fortune to his father’s charity foundation. The other 3% will be used as hush money to keep a former lover from releasing his raunchy sex tape.

virgmegaclose.jpgThird-Day Story: The Virgin Megastore on Sunset Boulevard in West Hollywood is closing. Which, if you read Franklin Ave., you already knew.

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Nice Finish: Reporter Lewis Segal has a sweet obit in today’s paper about dancer, choreographer and director, Michael Kidd, who died on Sunday at the age of 92.

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