Michael Jackson

Family drama

Michael Jackson's mother 'missing' as Paris lashes out

Authorities believe Katherine Jackson, the mother of pop legend Michael Jackson and the guardian of his three children, is safe in Arizona with family members after she was reported missing.

Michael Jackson doctor Conrad Murray sentenced to maximum four years in jail

Conrad Murray

The doctor who was convicted in the overdose death of Michael Jackson has been sentenced to the maximum four years in prison.

Michael Jackson 'gave himself anaesthetic'

Michael Jackson

An anaesthesia expert testifying for the doctor charged in Michael Jackson's death has told jurors he believes the pop superstar gave himself a fatal injection of an anesthetic.

Michael Jackson kidnap plot revealed

Fiddes and Jackson

Cameron Atfield Michael Jackson's concerned family discussed kidnapping the ailing star a year before he died so they could host an intervention, his former bodyguard revealed today.

Mag Watch

Magazine says Justin Bieber's egg throwing caused neighbour $22,000 damage


Lenny Ann Low Famous reports Justin Bieber recently threw some eggs at a neighbour's house causing ''$20,000 worth of damage'' to the Los Angeles property.

Justin Bieber 'risks US deportation' to Canada

Wrong side of the law ... Pop singer Justin Bieber's latest arrest for drink driving and street racing in Miami comes after an incident in which his California neighbour's house was pelted with eggs.

Justin Bieber's run-ins with the law could potentially get him kicked out of the US, the country where the Canadian-born teen idol struck it rich, immigration lawyers say.

Off the rails

Where to now for troubled Justin Bieber?


Michael Thurston Justin Bieber is the latest in a long line of troubled former child stars to veer off the rails - the question now is, can those around him save the teen from a complete train wreck. And if so, how?

The Goss

The two Hugh Jackmans

Ellen Connolly

Ellen Connolly The hunt is on for a Hugh Jackman body double as the Australian actor prepares for his next movie, which begins filming in South Africa in early January.

A Svengali's parting shot at the goddess who outgrew him


Charles Saatchi used the media to create the image of television cook Nigella. Now he is using it to dismantle her, writes Cristina Odone

Is Miley Cyrus headed for a breakdown?

Miley Cyrus nude in Wrecking Ball video.

Miley Cyrus is grabbing headlines for the wrong reasons again by entering a public row.

Physically fine

Paris Jackson in hospital after suicide attempt, mother says


Michael Jackson's 15-year-old daughter, Paris, was hospitalised on Wednesday after attempting to kill herself, according to her family.

Jackson tweet battle as grandmother Katherine reunited with MJ's children


Michael Jackson's children Prince and Paris have taken to Twitter to defend their grandmother Katherine Jackson in a public battle with other Jackson family members, after a judge temporarily took...

Date with Kate

'He's just an angry bully'

Sam Ronson

US DJ Samantha Ronson was in Sydney this week to perform at Marquee at the Star on New Year's Eve. Ronson came to international fame during her relationship with the actor Lindsay Lohan but this...

Melbourne feels it, Jackson-style

Jermaine Jackson.

Suzanne Carbone It was 1pm on a Wednesday and the Jacksons, as in the brothers of Michael Jackson, were bopping to Can You Feel It? on stage at The Trust bar and restaurant in Flinders Lane.

Presley halts rare Jacko's auction

Michael Jackson

Lisa Marie Presley has intervened to stop a letter written to her by ex-husband Michael Jackson going under the hammer at auction.

Fans and family applaud as Jackson's doctor waits for sentencing

Dr. Conrad Murray

In the end, they blamed it on the doctor.

Jackson demanded drug that killed him, say defence lawyers

Drugs found in the home of pop star Michael Jackson.

LOS ANGELES: Defence lawyers for the doctor accused of killing Michael Jackson have begun their case, targeting Jackson as the architect of his own demise by seeking to cure his insomnia with an...

Jackson doctor in 'pharmacological never land'


Harriet Ryan, Victoria Kim LOS ANGELES: If Michael Jackson's doctor had acted more like a medical professional and less like a domestic, the singer would be alive today, a prosecution expert testified at the physician's trial.

Wacko trial: the Jackson circus froth and fury

People hold placards outside the courthouse on day four of the trial of Michael Jackson's doctor on September 30, 2011 in Los Angeles. Doctor Conrad Murray is accused of involuntary manslaughter in Jackson's death, allegedly by giving him an overdose of the powerful sedative propofol, which the singer referred to as

La Toya Jackson fires off tweets from the courtroom alleging sinister conspiracies about her brother's death, tabloid television serves up ''gavel-to-gavel'' coverage followed by hours of histrionic...

Doctor's words didn't 'add up'

LOS ANGELES, CA  - SEPTEMBER 30: Michael Jackson's bedroom is projected in court during the Conrad Murray involuntary manslaughter trial at the Los Angeles Superior Court on September 30, 2011 in downtown Los Angeles, California. Murray is charged in the death of singer Michael Jackson who died of an overdose of prescription drugs, including propofol and lorazepam, in June of 2009. (Photo by Al Seib-Pool/Getty Images)

Anthony McCartney LOS ANGELES: After just a few moments in Michael Jackson's bedroom, the paramedic dispatched to save the singer's life knew things weren't adding up.