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Michael Jackson Someone Pulls a Fast One To Grab Michael's Home

5/6/2016 1:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

505-jackson-hayvenhurst-home-apSomeone secretly filed legal documents aimed at taking Michael Jackson's Hayvenhurst family home away from his estate and deeding it to Katherine Jackson and MJ's kids.

TMZ obtained the deed which was filed with the L.A. County Recorder's Office. It claims to transfer the long-standing family home in Encino from Michael Jackson to Katherine, Blanket, Paris and Prince. According to the deed, each now has a 25% ownership interest in the home.


It's a weird, suspicious document, but we've verified with the notary public who was there when it was signed that Katherine herself put pen to paper at her home in Calabasas.

As for why it's weird ... it's handwritten, and the deed is not signed although an attachment bears her signature. What's even more hinky ... the person granting the deed is Michael J. Jackson, which is impossible because he's long dead. The estate of Michael Jackson owns the property. The document was signed April 21st and recorded 5 days later.

What we don't know ... is Katherine the mastermind of the ploy or did someone just get her to sign the attachment without telling her it would be filed with a quitclaim deed?

We've learned the estate reps had no idea this document had been filed. As we've been reporting for years, Katherine has been bent out of shape for years, claiming the estate has been stingy with her family.

For all sorts of reasons the attempt to transfer the property won't work, but it's evidence of a continuing conflict between the estate and Katherine.

Blac Chyna I Second That Emoji ... for SEVEN FIGURES!

19 minutes ago BY TMZ STAFF

0506-blac-chyna-tmz-01Blac Chyna can play the game just as well as her BFF -- and maybe better -- 'cause she's officially joined emoji nation, just like Amber Rose, and she's cashing in big time.

BC's customized emojis are rolling out on Tuesday, featuring tons of images of Chyna -- for every emotion, in theory. The app, produced by GlamRoks, even has shots of her fiancé Rob Kardashian (ubiquitous ball cap included).

Sources connected to the deal claim Chyna's total haul could top a couple million.

We gotta say, it might be worth it just for the Blac Chyna mug shot emoji. Perfect for those weekend flights when you get a little too lit! Allegedly.


Prince 911 Caller Tight-Lipped During Death Investigation

5/6/2016 12:55 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

505-launch-andrew-kornfeld-tmzAndrew Kornfeld, the man who flew to Prince's home on a thwarted rescue mission that ended with his call to 911, made it clear to a photog Thursday ... he wasn't going to talk about the ongoing criminal investigation into the singer's death.

Andrew's dad, rehab specialist Dr. Howard Kornfeld, got the call from Prince's rep the day before the singer died, pleading with him to come to Minnesota to save Prince from a fatal OD. The doctor couldn't make it but sent his son, who was in the house when Prince was discovered in the elevator.

As we reported, Andrew is under investigation because when cops arrived they found pills -- a synthetic opiate used to treat Percocet addicts -- in his backpack. Andrew, who is not a doctor, is being investigated for the unauthorized practice of medicine.

The photog got Andrew at a nature preserve in Northern California. 

We also got video Thursday of Dr. Kornfeld outside his rehab facility, Recovery Without Walls, in Marin County, CA. He was also mum.

Stephanie McMahon Chyna Will Be In HOF ... 'At Some Point'

5/6/2016 12:50 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Fear not, wrestling fans ... pro wrestling legend Chyna WILL be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame, so says WWE honcho Stephanie McMahon who tells TMZ Sports it's only a matter of time.

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North West Squad Goals ... Havana Style!

5/6/2016 7:17 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Kim and Kourtney Kardashian's rugrats are digging the Cuban life.

North West, Penelope and Mason Disick had some fun in the sun at an "amusement park" in Havana ... remember everything's very retro down there.

The family is shooting 'KUWTK' on the island, and while the kids have their goals ... the moms do too.

¡Viva el culo!


50 Cent Makes House Call For Disabled Super Fan

5/6/2016 12:40 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

0505_50cent_disabled-fan_tmz_wm-250 Cent's not the cold-hearted prick he appears to be in that video with an autistic man -- so says a guy who got the best wedding present ever from him, weeks before the infamous airport incident.

The groom, named Chris Brown (yeah, we know) ... tells TMZ he was getting married at the Loews Hotel in Philly last month when word spread 50 Cent was also there. Brown found him and asked for a huge favor.

Brown's brother, Justin, is a Fiddy super fan who suffers from reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome ... which causes chronic pain and confines him to a bed. Brown says he asked 50 to meet Justin, who was in a room at the hotel.

He says 50 said he would "try" to make time, but had several events to attend ... so Brown wasn't sure it would happen. But lo and behold, the rapper showed up -- without an entourage -- and talked to Justin for more than 90 minutes.

Mind you, this was 2 weeks before 50 Cent's run-in with Andrew Farrell ... which Chris says is the exact opposite of his brother's life-changing experience.  

In other news...

WHOOPS! MSNBC's Chris Matthews INAPPROPRIATE Remarks About Melania Trump Caught On Camera

A microphone picked up MSNBC commentator Chris Matthews' comments about Donald Trump's wife Melania -- this is NOT good. Find out what he said!


Vicente Fox Trump's Tacos are Fake!!!

5/6/2016 6:44 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Former Mexican Prez Vicente Fox scoffed at Donald Trump's Cinco de Mayo homage, saying it's outlandish to think any restaurant with a Trump connection can serve up authentic Mexican grub.

Fox goes on to praise Hillary Clinton to the skies, explaining why he thinks she'd make a great president.

Best part ... we shot the video on May 5th ... Fox was dining at an Italian restaurant! 


Snoop Dogg Sam Hunt Can Come to the Hood For a REAL 'House Party'

5/6/2016 6:49 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Picture country star Sam Hunt rolling through the LBC in his 6-4 ... 'cause Snoop Dogg has, and it's all good. 

We got Snoop at LAX and our photog filled him in about Sam's claim he, and other country stars, have ZERO street cred. So, watch what happened when we asked the Doggfather to grant Sam an official hood pass.

He refused, but not for the reason you'd think. That Stagecoach love is still flowing!

Chris Brown Stay Away From Me And No, I Won't Eat Your ...

5/6/2016 12:30 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

505-chris-brown-tmz-2Chris Brown wants to be 100% clear ... he has NO relationship with the woman who keeps getting busted at his home, and he's fed up with her yelling demands for sexual favors.

Chris has been in a standoff with Danielle Patti since she first got arrested for trespassing at his home in December. In new docs, Chris says she continues to harass him -- getting busted a second time and even filing a restraining order against him.

Chris describes quite the scene on at least one of Patti's unwanted visits. According to the docs, she shouts things like, "Chris are you going to eat my p****" and "I love you." He says it's clear she's delusional about having a relationship with Chris.

He was granted a temporary restraining order, forcing her to stay 100 yards away from Chris and one of his bodyguards.

Patti is currently locked up in county jail after a trespassing arrest last month at Chris' place.

In other news...

Kylie Releases Rap Song, and OMG --- It's Pretty AWESOME!

Last night, Kylie Jenner dropped her first song EVER -- Take a Listen! (CAUTION: Very NSFW)


Kentucky Derby Thoroughbred Owes It All To Tiger Woods' #1 Mistress

5/6/2016 12:20 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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0505-suddenbreakingnews-getty-tmz-01Tiger Woods could be a player in this year's Kentucky Derby if a horse named Suddenbreakingnews manages to win, place or show.

Experts say the 3-year-old thoroughbred has an outside shot at taking it all on Saturday -- and if he does, get ready to hear the name Rachel Uchitel, repeatedly. Turns out a mare named Uchitel birthed Suddenbreakingnews.

Sbn is currently at 20-1 odds -- kinda middle of the pack -- to win, and has already overcome 2 big hurdles ... his balls. Or lack thereof.

Kitty Taylor -- who brokered the $72,000 sale of Suddenbreakingnews -- says the horse is a gelding ... meaning his testicles were removed, since they never dropped. We're told it's really rare for a gelding to make it as far as the Derby.

Taylor adds, "Perhaps Tiger should have been gelded at some point."

We know where Elin Nordegren's NOT putting her money. 

Guess Who This Tiny Basketballer Turned Into!

5/6/2016 12:10 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

0419_bball_kid_launchBefore this pint-sized point guard was a Super Bowl champ, he was just another sporty kid playing on a rec basketball team in Southern California. Can you guess who he is?

In other news...

WTF! Kim BASHES Kourtney's Parenting Ways -- This Is VICIOUS!

OH NO! Sisterly bonds are breaking... Kourtney Kardashian just revealed something horrible about Kim :(


Ronda Rousey Cussed Out Paige VanZant ... Says Miesha Tate

5/5/2016 3:44 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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Ronda Rousey went ballistic on fellow UFC superstar Paige VanZant at a VIP party -- dropping all sorts of F-bombs -- all because Paige congratulated Holly Holm ... this according to Miesha Tate

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Dr. Howard Kornfeld Mum On Failed Attempt to Save Prince

5/5/2016 2:07 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

The doctor who was commissioned to save Prince's life is not talking about the singer or his death.

We got video Thursday of Dr. Howard Kornfeld, arriving at his Marin County, CA rehab facility, Recovery Without Walls.

As we reported, a rep for Prince called Dr. Kornfeld the day before Prince died, saying the singer was in grave danger and the doctor's services were desperately needed. Dr. Kornfeld could not immediately clear his schedule, but he sent his son, who came with a synthetic opiate used to treat people with addiction problems.  

505-prince-on-bike-swipeDr. Kornfeld gingerly locked up his bike ... a weird coincidence given Prince's love of bicycles. One of the last photos of Prince was shot while was was tooling around Paisley Park.

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