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Joe Jackson buried in same LA-area cemetery as son Michael

Jul. 2, 2018 8:21 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jackson family patriarch Joseph Jackson has been buried in the same Southern California cemetery as his late son Michael. A source close to the family who is not authorized to speak publicly said Joe Jackson was laid to rest Monday in a private ceremony at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in...

Paris Jackson posts tribute to grandpa Joe Jackson

Jun. 29, 2018 9:54 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paris Jackson has posted an online tribute to her grandfather, Joe Jackson, who died at the age of 89. On Instagram , the 20-year-old shared a photo Wednesday of her and her grandfather holding hands in what appears to be a hospital. The caption reads: RIP The HAWK. Joseph Jackson. She...

Jackson family thanks fans for support as patriarch grieved

Jun. 28, 2018 7:36 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Jackson family is thanking the public for its support as they grieve the death of patriarch Joe Jackson. The family that includes Janet, Jackie, Jermaine, Marlon and Tito Jackson released a joint statement Thursday saying they mourn the loss of their father and thanking the public...

Joe Jackson turned his children into stars, but at a price

Jun. 28, 2018 2:20 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Jackson once had his own dreams of success. He tried to be a boxer and then played guitar with a group called The Falcons. But he realized early on that there was an overwhelming pool of musical talent in his children, particularly a little bright-eyed boy named Michael. He channeled...

Reaction to death of Jackson family patriarch Joe Jackson

Jun. 27, 2018 7:50 PM EDT

Reaction to the death of Joseph Jackson, the patriarch of musical Jackson family, who died Wednesday at age 89. ___ "I will always love you! You gave us strength, you made us one of the most famous families in the world. I am extremely appreciative of that, I will never forget our moments together and how you...

Joe Jackson, patriarch of musical Jackson family, dies at 89

Jun. 27, 2018 7:40 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Jackson, the fearsome stage dad of Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson and their talented siblings, who took his family from poverty and launched a musical dynasty, died Wednesday. He was 89. Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg told The Associated Press that Joe Jackson died at Nathan...

Joe Jackson, patriarch of America's most famous musical clan, father of Michael Jackson, has died, says family source.

Jun. 27, 2018 12:38 PM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Jackson, patriarch of America's most famous musical clan, father of Michael Jackson, has died, says family source.

Rosa Parks family home to be offered at auction this summer

Jun. 14, 2018 8:11 AM EDT

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The house where Rosa Parks sought refuge after fleeing the South will be offered at auction after being turned into a work of art and shipped across the Atlantic Ocean twice. Guernsey's auctioneers said it will offer the house where Parks' family lived in a midsummer auction in New...