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22 min ago | Noozhawk

Officials Getting Creative with Court Renovations Needed for Large Santa Maria Trial

His creativity is how the Santa Barbara County Superior Court complex in Santa Maria ended up with theater seats, complete with cup holders, purchased off eBay to save money as he oversaw preparations for pop star Michael Jackson's trial on child molestation charges, the court executive officer recalled.


Related Topix: Santa Maria, CA, Santa Barbara County, CA, Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Lompoc, CA

Tue Sep 02, 2014

American Reporter

On Native GroundCONGRESS Fiddles While the Planet Burns

If a tree falls in the forest and no one hears, does it make a sound? If an oppressive government brutally kills its young and it's not reported, has it really happened? And if young people are giving their lives for democracy, does anyone care if a weird pop star has died? Implicit in these questions, which have been running around in my brain all ... (more)


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The Times-Picayune

Live music in New Orleans for Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014: Alien Ant Farm

Modern rock band Alien Ant Farm, best known for its 2001 cover of Michael Jackson's 'Smooth Criminal,' headlines Southport Hall on Wednesday, Sept.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Alien Ant Farm, New Orleans, LA, Dance, Black Entertainment, Music, Entertainment


Robbins, Illinois 3-day back-to-school fest delights with stunning MJ tribute

It was that time of year, again. The aroma of ribs and other smoked meats, along with thick smoke permeated the air from massive grills.


Related Topix: US News, US Senate, US Politics, Robbins, IL, Senator Dick Durbin, Pop/Rock, Lorde, Chicago, IL, Dance, Black Entertainment

The Waterland Blog

Save the Date: 3rd annual Normandy Park 'Zombie Fest' will be Sept. 27

The Seattle Thrillers will perform at Zombie Fest 2014! They're an amazing group that performs Michael Jackson's famous Thriller dance! You can join in too! The 3rd annual 'Zombie Fest' will crawl into the Normandy Park Towne Center from 4 - 8 p.m. on Saturday, Sept.


Related Topix: Normandy Park, WA, Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Des Moines, WA

The Globe and Mail

Confessions from Usher: On his new album, tour, Michael Jackson's shoe and, yes, Drake

Usher soon launches his first tour in three years. AP10ThingsToSee- Usher performs at the MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in Inglewood, Calif.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Dance, R-N-B, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Usher, Music!, MTV Video Music Awards, Inglewood, CA, Chris, Jazz, Tony Bennett, Music, Entertainment


Michael Jackson impersonator moonwalks across Flint street in front of traffic

It isn't every day that a Michael Jackson impersonator moonwalks across the street in Flint, but when that happened recently, a Flint mother and her son caught it on tape.


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The Daily Record

Jacko tribute for Ayr Gaiety

There will only ever be one Michael Jackson and though he is sadly missed his legacy will continue well into the future.


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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Ilford Recorder

Hainault teen misses out on top prize on Sky One's Got To Dance

A teenage dance prodigy and his crew has missed out on the top prize of 250,000 on a TV talent show after making it to the final.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Disclosure, Dance, Black Entertainment, Jackson 5

Sun Aug 31, 2014

WLWT-TV Cincinnati

38th annual Riverfest dazzles Tri-State with '80s themed display

Rocking out to the '80s, the WEBN Fireworks took the crowd back to an era of big hair and loud music.


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Recipe for dancing baby Groot cupcakes available online

According to ComicBook.com on Sunday, there was a recipe made available online on how to make dancing baby Groot cupcakes .


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Daily Star


The music mogul told Linzi Martin that her "voice wasn't good enough", as she auditioned for her former boss and fellow judges Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, Mel B and Louis Walsh.


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Michael Jackson's Kids Paris, Blanket And Prince Return To Indiana

Michael Jackson's children Paris, Blanket and Prince, returned to their father's hometown of Gary, Indiana, to celebrate what would have been his 56th birthday.


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Roger Taylor: 'Jackson Estate Has Been Difficult Over Mercury Duet'

Queen drummer Roger Taylor has spoken out about his dealings with the executors of Michael Jackson 's estate over his plans to release a forgotten King of Pop/Freddie Mercury duet, revealing they have been "difficult" to deal with.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Queen, Dance, Black Entertainment, Freddie Mercury

New York Post

Joe Jackson is a no longer a part of the family': insider

He's the patriarch of the most famous family in music history - the architect of the Jackson Five, Janet Jackson and, of course, the King of Pop, Michael Jackson.


Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Las Vegas, THQ, Video Games, Stratosphere, Gaming, Family, Kids

Daily Mail

Michael Jackson's children Paris, Prince and Blanket flock to their ...

Celebrity friends of comic Joan Rivers take to Twitter to pray for her recovery as her family face agonizing decision over whether or not to turn off life support machine Southwest Airlines passenger suffers heart attack and dies after 'flight attendant refuses to use a defibrillator because of his chest hair' Mother's fury as Disney tries to ... (more)


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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Naperville Sun

Last Fling roars on in downtown Naperville

Shuttles: Visitors are urged to use the free shuttles that will run between the Fling area and three remote parking lots.


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Happy Birthday MJ: How 'Remember The Time' Reminds Us Of Michael Jackson's Greatness

Michael Jackson would have turned 56 today. Since his 2009 death, the otherworldly music icon's ever-evolving legend has taken an even more surreal turn: his peerless mystique a study in how the afterlife of music's highest selling solo act has skyrocketed into an unprecedented fourth act.

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Baudelaire, Michael Jackson, and Modernism

One of my favorite pieces included in Radical Presence: Black Performance in Contemporary Art at the Studio Museum in Harlem earlier this year was Adam Pendleton's "Lorraine O'Grady: A Portrait" .


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Photos: Tribute Michael Jackson's birthday

Photos: Tribute Michael Jackson's birthday LOS ANGELES - 1981: Singer Michael Jackson in concert during The Jacksons "Triumph Tour" in September 1981 at The Forum in Los Angeles, California.


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