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Jackson Memorial

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles police say Michael Jackson's family is planning a private ceremony at a cemetery in the Hollywood Hills. Assistant Chief Jim McDonnell said Sunday that his department is working with the Jackson family on a "p

Arrest Made in Deadly Phoenix Arson Case

The Phoenix Fire Department has announced an arrest in a deadly store fire that claimed the life of a firefighter seven years ago.

New Images Show Where Tomorrow's Stars Will Be Born

Submillimeter light reveals vast, chaotic area of dust, gas at center of our own Milky Way galaxy.

Cybercriminals Steal $415,000 From Kentucky County

Gang based in Eastern Europe used viruses to secretly take control of computers used by county officials, including country treasurer and local judge.

Airline May Introduce Standing Room Only Section

Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary wants passengers to stand on the budget airline’s flights, in a bid to pack in more people and boost profits

Portable Bathroom Pipe Bomb Explosion Injures Teen

Police say a teenager was injured by shrapnel from a pipe bomb that exploded inside a portable bathroom in a public park.

RAW DATA: Lawyers and Judge Back and Forth at Jackson Will H

Unedited back-and-forth between attorneys and judge at Monday's LA Superior Court hearing

Shooting Unveils Different Sides of Ex-NFL Quarterback

The details surfacing after Steve McNair's death stand in stark contrast to the public persona he enjoyed during his career.

Mass. Mom Pleads Not Guilty to Denying Son Meds

A woman accused of withholding cancer treatment from her autistic son by canceling appointments and not filling prescriptions pleaded not guilty Monday to an attempted murder charge in the boy's death.

Homicide Car Bomb Kills 4 NATO Troops in Afghanistan

A homicide car bomber struck early Monday outside the main NATO base in southern Afghanistan, killing two civilians and wounding 14 other people, as U.S.