Links from the Times for June 27: Dancesport, Michael Jackson, Alex Sink, Bill McCollum, Rays stadium, Sansom
About 10,000 competitors from as far away as Russia, Hong Kong and Australia have descended on the Renaissance Vinoy Resort & Spa in St. Petersburg, hoping to dance away with part of the $125,000 available in cash and prizes from the 12th Millennium Dancesport Championships. View photos from the dance competition.
Michael Jackson, 1958-2009
- Eric Deggans: Web sites seize the story and run
- Photo galleries: MJ's career | Fan reaction
- Columnists: Ernest Hooper | Sue Carlton
- Personal Best: What stopped Michael Jackson's heart?
- Music videos: Thriller | Beat It | Billie Jean
- Guest book: Leave your tribute; read what others said
- Lisa-Marie Presley: Michael knew his fate
- Stuck in the '80: Michael Jackson's top 5 media moments
Rays stadium chat: Read the transcript
Sheriff's Office seeks to shut down day care: Read the court document