Michael Jackson’s death was announced around 5:20 p.m. by news Web sites and entertainment Web sites. Click on the images below to see screengrabs from selected sites and how they covered the news.
Billboard, Deadline Hollywood Daily, Entertainment Tonight, Entertainment Weekly, Hollywood Reporter, Rolling Stone, People, TMZ, Us Weekly, Variety and The Wrap
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