October 28, 2013 Conrad Murray was convicted in the pop star's death because he provided Jackson with a powerful anesthetic. Under California law, Murray was eligible for parole after serving a bit less than half his 4-year prison sentence.
October 2, 2013 Jackson's mother had sought $1.5 billion in damages, saying AEG was negligent when it hired Dr. Conrad Murray to care for the singer.
September 20, 2013 Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. will soon head to jail for misusing campaign funds. The U.S. Marshals Service wants to auction off some of the things he bought with that money. But there are questions about the authenticity of a guitar supposedly signed by Michael Jackson and Eddie Van Halen.
November 29, 2011 Dr. Conrad Murray gave Jackson the powerful anesthetic propofol. The pop star used it to help him sleep and prosecutors showed that Murray's gross negligence contributed to Jackson's June 2009 death.
November 2, 2011 Prosecutors and defense attorneys in the involuntary manslaughter trial of Dr. Conrad Murray, the former personal physician of the late entertainer Michael Jackson, will deliver closing arguments Thursday.
September 28, 2011 During rehearsals before his June 2009 death, the pop star seemed strong, a promoter testifies at the trial of Jackson's doctor.
September 27, 2011 The prosecution is making the case that Jackson's trust in his doctor led to his death. That physician, Dr. Conrad Murray, has pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter.
March 24, 2011 Obama returns to Washington; Israel strikes Gaza; Spain and Portugal government financial problems; Michael Jackson's doctor on trial
January 11, 2011 Dr. Conrad Murray could face up to four years in prison if convicted.
June 25, 2010 Michael Jackson's Grammy Award-winning recording engineer Bruce Swedien reflects on the late 'King of Pop's' work ethic and fashion sense, and why he will always be missed.
June 25, 2010 NPR Guest Host Tony Cox remembers the best concert he ever saw — Michael Jackson and his brothers performing in a 1983 Motown anniversary concert.
October 28, 2009 The tour footage serves only as a memorial to the moon-walking, crotch-grabbing legend. And, of course, it will also help to answer those questions about whether Michael Jackson still "had it" — as in dance moves — at age 50. Is it a fitting tri...
July 7, 2009 Alt-country artist Robbie Fulks remembers Michael Jackson.
July 2, 2009 There is still a war in Iraq, Afghanistan, political uproar in Iran," wrote Carol Gendel. "In other words, real news to be reported.