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Dr. Conrad Murray couldn't give timeline

By BANG Showbiz on October 3, 2011

Conrad Murray, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, hot, sexy, latest, new, 2011LOS ANGELES – Dr. Conrad Murray "had no concept of time" in the lead up to Michael Jackson's death, a court has heard.

Cardiologist Dr. Thao Nguyen took to the witness stand in Los Angeles Superior Court today to give evidence in the trial of the physician - who is accused of the involuntary manslaughter of the singer - and said the doctor was unable to provide a time frame for several crucial moments when they spoke at UCLA Ronald Reagan Medical Center on June 25 2009.

Garth Brooks Among 2011 Songwriters Hall Inductees

By John Carucci on June 17, 2011

Garth Brooks, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, hot, sexy, latest, new, 2011NEW YORK – The Songwriters Hall of Fame has honored the likes of Garth Brooks, Leon Russell and Allen Toussaint at its annual gala in New York City.

Amid the famous faces, some of Thursday night's inductees weren't so familiar - that is, until you heard the songs they penned.

Erykah Badu, Rick Ross Perform for Tupac Shakur's 40th Birthday Concert

By Jonathan Landrum Jr. on June 17, 2011

ATLANTA – Even though rapper Rick Ross lacked a father figure growing up, he found guidance through many of Tupac Shakur's songs that taught him how to approach life as a young man.

So when Ross was asked to perform at Shakur's 40th birthday concert celebration Thursday night, he didn't hesitate to take the stage to pay homage to the slain rapper he calls his role model.

"Tupac played father for a lot of dudes like me," Ross told a crowd of about 500 at the Atlanta Symphony Hall after he and Meek Mills performed their single "Tupac Back."

NYPD Probing Online Post on Tupac Shakur Shooting in '94

By Associated Press on June 16, 2011

Tupac Shakur, pictures, picture, photos, photo, pics, pic, images, image, hot, sexy, latest, new, 2011NEW YORK – New York City police have begun an investigation into an online posting supposedly from a convicted felon who claims to have shot and robbed slain rapper Tupac Shakur.

Police spokesman Paul Browne said Wednesday if police determine the post is legitimate they will seek to interview the prisoner.