Jackson

A house breaks apart as a slow-moving landslide in Jackson, Wyo. advances downhill on Friday, April 18. 2014. The slide has cut off access to a 60-person neighborhood and has threatened town utilities, including a water line. (AP Photo/Jackson Hole News and Guide, Angus M. Thuermer Jr)

Creeping landslide devouring part of Wyoming town

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — No one can say when the mountainside collapsing into this Wyoming resort town will give way. But it appears increasingly likely that when it does, it’s going to take a piece […]

04/19/2014

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Clippers sign forward Stephen Jackson

The Los Angeles Clippers announced that they have signed free agent forward Stephen Jackson. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Jackson, 35, joins the Clippers after spending the 2012-13 season with […]

12/11/2013

Crew boots unruly actor off flight in Phoenix

PHOENIX (AP) — US Airways denies crew members used racial slurs against actor Brandon T. Jackson, who was kicked off a flight at a Phoenix layover because of unruly behavior. Jackson, best known for his […]

11/06/2013

Former Illinois Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

After ‘snafu,’ Jackson reports to federal prison

CHICAGO (AP) — Former Illinois U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. entered a North Carolina prison Tuesday to begin serving a 2 1/2-year term for illegally spending $750,000 in campaign money on everything from cigars to […]

10/29/2013

Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray sits in a courtroom during his involuntary manslaughter trial in Los Angeles Oct. 21, 2011. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, Pool, File)

Jackson doctor released, wants return to medicine

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Jackson’s doctor was quietly freed from jail on Monday, two years after he was convicted of killing the pop superstar with an overdose of a powerful anesthetic — and he […]

10/28/2013

Conrad Murray  (AP Photo)

Jackson’s doctor ‘elated’ to be free after two years

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lawyer for former cardiologist Conrad Murray says he’s “elated” to be out of jail. Murray, who was convicted of causing Michael Jackson’s death by providing him with an overdose of a […]

10/28/2013

March 5, 2009 photo of Michael Jackson as he makes an announcement about upcoming performances at the London O2 Arena. (AP Photo/Joel Ryan, File)

Verdict should ease Jackson’s court ‘appearances’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A jury’s rejection of a long-running lawsuit by Michael Jackson’s mother against the promoter of his ill-fated comeback concerts could finally allow Jackson to disappear from a forum he has dominated […]

10/03/2013

Prince Jackson, left, and Katherine Jackson arrive at the world premiere of "Michael Jackson ONE" at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas on June 29, 2013. (Photo by David Becker/Invision/AP, File)

Jury rejects claim that Jackson promoter was negligent

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The promoter of Michael Jackson’s ill-fated comeback concerts was not negligent in hiring the doctor convicted of killing the superstar, a jury ruled Wednesday, four years after the death stunned the […]

10/02/2013

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Verdict reached in case against Jackson promoter

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A jury has reached a verdict in a case claiming the promoter of Michael Jackson’s comeback concert was negligent in hiring the doctor who killed him. The panel of six men […]

10/02/2013

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Jackson ends Cuba trip without Gross meeting

HAVANA (AP) – The Rev. Jesse Jackson is ending a four-day visit to Cuba without getting to visit a U.S. government development subcontractor imprisoned in the island nation. The civil rights activist said Monday he […]

09/30/2013

Judge Yvette M. Palazuelos watches during closing arguments in the Michael Jackson family lawsuit against AEG in a downtown Los Angeles courtroom Tuesday, September 24, 2013. (AP Photo/Los Angeles Times, Al Seib, POOL)

Jury gets negligence case over death of Jackson

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The company producing Michael Jackson’s “This Is It” comeback concerts was a money-making machine run by executives who did not care about the star’s well-being, a lawyer told jurors Thursday. Attorney […]

09/26/2013

Brian Panish, attorney for the Michael Jackson family delivers his closing argument to jurors in a packed courtroom in downtown Los Angeles, Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013. Panish asked a Los Angeles jury to act as the conscience of the community and award damages for the loss of the pop star's life.  (AP Photo/Los Angeles Times, Al Seib, POOL)

Jackson promoter, doctor accused of seeking payday

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lawyer for Michael Jackson’s family on Tuesday portrayed concert promoter AEG Live LLC and Jackson’s doctor as mercenaries who sacrificed the pop star’s life in a quest to boost their […]

09/24/2013

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