11 23 2014
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Janet Jackson Can't Attend Tribute to Michael Because of Conrad Murray Trial

Christina Aguilera, Smokey Robinson and Cee Lo Green to headline Michael Forever

Janet Jackson said Monday she won't attend a planned tribute concert for her older brother Michael in Wales because the show coincides with the trial of a doctor charged in the King of Pop's death.

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Burger King Mascot Retiring

Strange, spooky King to be replaced as struggling chain looks to grab new customers

MIAMI (AP) -- The king is dead. Burger King's spooky "The King" mascot is retiring so the struggling burger chain can refocus its marketing to reach new customers. The mascot has been around for years, but recently has become a more prevalent and somewhat creepy presence in ads - showing up in people's beds and peeping in their windows.


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Fans Flock to Graceland to Remember Elvis Presley

More than 15,000 attend vigil on 34th anniversary of singer's death

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Silent mourners with heads bowed and yellow-orange candlelight leading the way paid their respects to Elvis Presley at his grave at Graceland, his longtime Memphis home, to remember the 34th anniversary of his sudden death.

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Hearing Scheduled in 'The Help' Lawsuit in Mississippi

Maid has accused author of using her likeness without permission in best-seller about race relations in 1960s South

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) -- Lawyers for Kathryn Stockett want a judge to dismiss a lawsuit that accuses the author of "The Help" of basing a character on a real-life maid who works for Stockett's brother.


Read more: Hearing Scheduled in 'The Help' Lawsuit in Mississippi

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