Calendar: Week of October 28

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(CBS News) Here's a look at the week ahead on our "Sunday Morning" calendar:

On Monday, Michael Jackson's former doctor Conrad Murray is to be released from prison -- after serving time for involuntary manslaughter.





Tuesday, British singer and TV talent show sensation Susan Boyle releases a Christmas album. It includes a duet with the late Elvis Presley of the carol, "O Come All Ye Faithful."

"Sunday Morning": The rise and rise of Susan Boyle
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Wednesday is the 75th anniversary of Orson Welles' "War of the Worlds" radio play on CBS, which led at least some listeners to believe Martians were invading Earth.

"Mars Invades Social Media" on Facebook
Follow @WOTW75 on Twitter
"War of the Worlds" on "The American Experience" (debuting October 29 on PBS)


Thursday night, of course, is Halloween, when ghosts and goblins of all sorts stage a candy-driven invasion of their own.


Friday is the deadline for Syria to dismantle its facilities for manufacturing chemical weapons.

Complete CBSNews.com coverage: Syria crisis


And on Saturday, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art honors director Martin Scorsese and artist David Hockney.

2013 Art+Film Gala Honors David Hockney and Martin Scorsese, LACMA
"David Hockney: Seven Yorkshire Landscape Videos, 2011" at LACMA (Nov. 3, 2013-Jan. 20, 2014
MrDavidHockey on Twitter