"Pop singer Michael Jackson has died after being found unconscious at his home in Los Angeles.
Los Angeles coroner Fred Worral said Jackson was pronounced dead after arriving at the hospital having suffered a heart attack on Thursday afternoon at his home.
Paramedics were sent to Jackson's home in the Bel-Air area of the city but they were unable to revive him, the Los Angeles Times reported.
Hundreds of people massed outside the hospital after news of his hospitalisation and death emerged.
Worral said an autopsy was very likely to be carried out on Friday.
'King of pop'
The news comes four months after Jackson, 50, announced that he was to perform a series of 50 shows in London in July. ...."
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