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Dozens of Unreleased Songs Found in Jackson Vault

Michael Jackson had a mountain of unreleased recordings in the vault when he died — music that is almost certain to be packaged and repackaged for his fans in the years to come.

Racketeering Defendant's Rap Sheet Dates Back to '43

At 92, Frank Colacurcio Sr. shows little sign of slowing down in a life of crime that began back in the FDR administration with a statutory rape conviction.

Patients Praise Jackson's Doctor as 'Loving Soul'

While records indicate that Michael Jackson's cardiologist has had his share of financial woes, former patients of Dr.

Iranian Gov't Says Neda Soltan's Murder Was 'Staged'

Iran's chief of police said Wednesday that the murder of 26-year-old protester Neda Soltan was staged, according to Iran's Press TV — a statement that rights groups and Iran watchers are calling a propagandistic lie.

Oscar-Winning Actor Karl Malden Dies at Age 97

Malden won a best supporting actor Oscar for his role as Mitch in "A Street Car Named Desire"

Michael Jackson's Will Filed in Court, Excludes Debbie Rowe

Michael Jackson's will has been filed in a Los Angeles court.

Chantix, Zyban to Warn of Suicide, Depression Risk

The Food and Drug Administration will require two smoking-cessation drugs, Chantix and Zyban, to carry the agency's strongest safety warning over side effects including depression and suicidal thoughts.

Ex-Professor Gets 4 Years for Passing Military Secrets

A federal judge sentenced a retired University of Tennessee professor to four years in prison Wednesday for passing sensitive information from a U.S.

What Breaking the Sound Barrier Looks Like

New photo shows Air Force F-22 Raptor aircraft creating visible shock wave as it goes supersonic.