Remembering Pop Queen Whitney Houston: 1963-2012 - NBC Southern California

Remembering the pop queen

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2012 at 07:07 AM PST

Whitney Houston Cemetery Shut Down to Fans

Whitney Houston Cemetery Shut Down to Fans

The New Jersey cemetery where Whitney Houston was laid to rest Sunday was shut down to fans Monday afternoon after cemetery officials became concerned about growing crowds.

Monday, Feb 20, 2012 at 05:52 AM PST

Whitney's Dress, Earrings up for Auction

Whitney's Dress, Earrings up for Auction

A dress Whitney Houston wore in the movie "The Bodyguard" is already ready to be auctioned off.

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2012 at 07:14 AM PST

Whitney Houston Laid to Rest at NJ Burial

Whitney Houston Laid to Rest at NJ Burial

Whitney Houston was laid to rest Sunday at a brief private ceremony in New Jersey, the end of a weekend that saw the pop star's family and friends gather at a star-studded funeral to mourn her loss while...

Saturday, Feb 18, 2012 at 07:36 PM PST

Fans Kept From Funeral Mourn Houston in NJ Streets

Fans Kept From Funeral Mourn Houston in NJ Streets

About 100 people crowded together at Jay and Sussex streets about three blocks from the church, a rundown enclave in urban Newark.

Saturday, Feb 18, 2012 at 04:43 PM PST

Loss Amid Normalcy at Hotel Where Whitney Died

Loss Amid Normalcy at Hotel Where Whitney Died

Lined with black-and-white photos of Hollywood stars, the hallway on the fourth floor where Houston died was empty and silent, and without security. Only housekeeping staff could be seen going room to room.

Top Stories
San Diego Firefighter Killed in Battle Against Thomas Fire
San Diego Firefighter Killed in Battle Against Thomas Fire

A San Diego firefighter was killed in the Thomas Fire as it continued to scorch areas in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties, reaching 242,000 acres Thursday.

How Small 'Controlled Fires' Can Prevent Monster Infernos
How Small 'Controlled Fires' Can Prevent Monster Infernos

California's seemingly endless cycle of wildfires is prompting authorities to make plans to set more "controlled burns" to thin forests choked with dead trees and withered underbrush that serves as kindling...

San Bernardino Preschool Evacuated Amid Standoff Armed Man
San Bernardino Preschool Evacuated Amid Standoff Armed Man

A standoff with an armed man that forced the evacuation of a San Bernardino school came to a peaceful end Thursday after police were able to talk him down.

FCC Votes to Scrap Obama-Era Net Neutrality Rules
FCC Votes to Scrap Obama-Era Net Neutrality Rules

The Federal Communications Commission repealed the Obama-era "net neutrality" rules Thursday, giving internet service providers like Verizon, Comcast and AT&T a free hand to slow or block websites and apps as...

Lakers Hosting "Kobeland" for Kobe Bryant Jersey Retirement
Lakers Hosting "Kobeland" for Kobe Bryant Jersey Retirement

The Los Angeles Lakers announced that they will be hosting a free amusement-park style "Kobeland" street fair outside Staples Center on Monday, Dec. 18, prior to retiring Kobe Bryant's jerseys, both no. 8...

Cheer on the Ventura Parade of Lights (It's a Definite Go)
Cheer on the Ventura Parade of Lights (It's a Definite Go)

The popular event is moving forward, days after the Thomas Fire evacuations, and raising funds for fire relief.