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Michael Jackson's daughter Paris. ©REUTERS/Phil McCarten
Jackson daughter hospitalized after suicide bid

Late pop icon Michael Jackson's daughter Paris was rushed to a California hospital Wednesday after trying to commit suicide.

Jackson daughter hospitalized after suicide bid
Dancer says Jackson sexually abused him as child
Dancer says Jackson sexually abused him as child

An Australian choreographer alleged Thursday that Michael Jackson sexually abused him for seven years as a child, a claim the late singer's estate described as "outrageous and sad."

Dancer says Jackson sexually abused him as child
Dr. Conrad Murray. ©REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
Jackson death doctor had huge debts, trial hears

Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray was in dire financial straits when he was hired to care for the US superstar.

Jackson death doctor had huge debts, trial hears
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Jackson lawyers to launch case against tour promoter

Lawyers for Michael Jackson's mother will launch their case Monday for massive compensation from the promoter of his last doomed tour, at the trial over the late King of Pop's 2009 death.

Jackson lawyers to launch case against tour promoter
Dr. Conrad Murray. ©REUTERS
Jackson doctor refuses to testify at AEG trial

Michael Jackson's jailed former doctor refused Tuesday to testify at a trial in which the singer's mother is seeking massive damages from tour promoters she blames for hiring the medic.

Jackson doctor refuses to testify at AEG trial
Jurors picked for Jackson family trial with AEG
Jurors picked for Jackson family trial with AEG

Jury selection begins Tuesday for a long-awaited trial in which Michael Jackson's mother is seeking billions of dollars from tour promoters she blames for her son's 2009 death.

Jurors picked for Jackson family trial with AEG
Tim Leiweke, president and CEO of Anschutz Entertainment Group. ©REUTERS/Phil McCarten
Promoters voiced Jackson doubts before death: report

The promoters of Michael Jackson's ill-fated 2009 comeback concert series in London feared he was unstable, with one describing him as a "mess".

Promoters voiced Jackson doubts before death: report
Michael Jackson's children (L-R) Prince, Blanket and Paris. ©REUTERS/Phil McCarten
Jackson's nephew named kids' permanent co-guardian

A judge in Los Angeles named Michael Jackson's nephew TJ permanent co-guardian of the late King of Pop's three children.

Jackson's nephew named kids' permanent co-guardian
Katherine Jackson and  Blanket. ©REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
Michael Jackson's mom back home with grandchildren

Michael Jackson's mother Katherine returned to her grandchildren Thursday after a family battle led a US judge to transfer the guardianship of the late singer's three children to his nephew TJ.

Michael Jackson's mom back home with grandchildren
Prince, Paris and Blanket Jackson with their grandmother, Katherine Jackson. Photo courtesy of usmagazine.com
Judge transfers custody of Jackson's children

A US judge on Wednesday gave temporary guardianship of late singer Michael Jackson's three children to his nephew TJ amid a bitter public dispute over the whereabouts of the family's matriarch.

Judge transfers custody of Jackson's children