Michael Jackson Dies at 50

Entertainer Michael Jackson has died at age 50. According to earlier reports from The Los Angeles Times, the pop singer had suffered cardiac arrest at his Los Angeles home. A 911 call from a member of Jackson's staff was reportedly made at 12:26 p.m. PST Thursday. When paramedics arrived at the scene, Jackson was not breathing, said the Times.

Gossip site TMZ reported that paramedics attempted CPR in the ambulance, as Jackson was rushed from his Bel Air home to UCLA Medical Center. Upon hearing that he was dead, a source told TMZ that his sister La Toya ran into the hospital crying. The singer was set to kick off a comeback tour later this year in London. He leaves behind three children...our thoughts and prayers go out to all of his family and friends.

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