Michael Jackson

LOS ANGELES | Michael Jackson estate lawsuit sues HBO over documentary

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The estate of Michael Jackson on Thursday sued HBO over a documentary about two men who accuse the late pop superstar of molesting them when they were boys, saying the film violates a 1992 contract to air a Jackson concert. The lawsuit filed in Los Angeles Superior Court alleges that by … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Michael Jackson estate lawsuit sues HBO over documentary

COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Michael Jackson wax statue removed by Danish mall

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Denmark’s oldest shopping mall has removed a wax statue of Michael Jackson out of fears it could offend customers and may be vandalized because of accusations that the late pop star molested boys. Charlotte Andersen, marketing manager for the Roedovre Centrum mall in suburban Copenhagen, told Denmark’s TV2 broadcaster that they … Continue reading COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Michael Jackson wax statue removed by Danish mall

RICHMOND, Va | Virginia gov. resists resignation call over blackface photo

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam was clinging to office Monday morning amid nearly unanimous calls from his own party to resign over a racist photo in his 1984 medical school yearbook, after a bizarre weekend in which he first admitted he was in the picture, and then denied it. The Democrat’s stunning … Continue reading RICHMOND, Va | Virginia gov. resists resignation call over blackface photo

PARIS | Vuitton’s Abloh celebrates Michael Jackson in Paris menswear

PARIS —Jan 17, 2019— Louis Vuitton’s designer Virgil Abloh transported celebrity guests at Paris Fashion Week to the graffitied streets of New York in a dramatic menswear ode to Michael Jackson. Abloh, the first African-American to head a major European fashion house, used his unique platform Thursday to celebrate one of America’s most globally recognized and … Continue reading PARIS | Vuitton’s Abloh celebrates Michael Jackson in Paris menswear

LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Jackson estate denounces Sundance documentary

LOS ANGELES   —January 09, 2019—  The Latest on the Sundance Film Festival’s addition of a documentary featuring Michael Jackson‘s accusers (all times local): 5:15 p.m. The estate of Michael Jackson is denouncing a documentary about two of his sexual-abuse accusers that will premiere at the Sundance Film Festival later this month, calling it “just another … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Jackson estate denounces Sundance documentary

Trump’s Road Show: A musical moment of grace in Missouri

Six days, eight states, 11 rallies. Scenes from the road as President Donald Trump sprints to Election Day (all times local): UPDATED— Six days, seven states, 11 rallies. Scenes from the road as President Donald Trump sprints to Election Day: MONDAY: 9 p.m. WHERE: Show Me Center, Cape Girardeau, Missouri. RUNNING TIME: 1 hour, 27 … Continue reading Trump’s Road Show: A musical moment of grace in Missouri

LAS VEGAS | Dave Dave, whose father set him on fire in 1983, dies at 42

LAS VEGAS — Dave Dave, a respected Las Vegas artist who was badly scarred as a boy when his father tried to burn him to death in Southern California, has died. He was 42. Dave, who was born David Rothenberg, died on July 15 at Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas, Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg … Continue reading LAS VEGAS | Dave Dave, whose father set him on fire in 1983, dies at 42

NEW YORK | J. Lo to receive Michael Jackson Vanguard Award at MTV VMAs

NEW YORK  — Jennifer Lopez’s two-decade music career will be honored at the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards. The network announced Tuesday that Lopez will receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award on Aug. 20 at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Lopez, who last performed at the VMAs in 2001, will also … Continue reading NEW YORK | J. Lo to receive Michael Jackson Vanguard Award at MTV VMAs