George Michael obituary

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George Michael's Ex-Wham! Partner Is 'Heartbroken'

Tributes pour in for beloved star

(Newser) - Christmas Day brought news of one of the most shocking celebrity deaths in a year notorious for them. Tributes quickly poured in for George Michael, who died at age 53 . "Rest with the glittering stars, George Michael. You've found your Freedom, your Faith. It was your Last Christmas,... More »

George Michael of Sports Machine Fame Dead at 70

DC legend pioneered use of game highlights

(Newser) - George Michael, whose syndicated Sports Machine show helped introduce viewers to the magic of game highlights years before ESPN made it obsolete, died today in Washington. He was 70 and suffering from leukemia. At WRC in Washington from 1980 to 2008, Michael became a legend during the heyday of the... More »

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