An Elvis Presley fan from Wales died after a traffic accident while on a birthday trip to her idol's Graceland home.
A Liberal Democrat candidate was beaten into fourth place by the Bus-pass Elvis party in a council by-election in Nottingham.
Michael Jackson has regained the title of the highest-earning dead celebrity in the past year, according to Forbes magazine.
Prince William and Prince Harry have paid a visit to the home of musical royalty with a trip to Elvis Presley's Graceland mansion in Memphis, Tennessee.
The brothers joined the tourist trail while in town for a friend's wedding to see where the King of Rock and Roll resided in the later years of his life.
A bible that belonged to Elvis Presley has sold for £59,000 at Omega Auctions in Stockport.
The sixteen hundred page bible that was given to Presley on his first Christmas in Graceland in 1957 had been expected to raise around £25,000.
It was used by Presley throughout his life until his death on August 16 1977 and contains his handwritten notes, thoughts, and annotations.
Other items from the Elvis collection, owned by a single British collector, included a pair of The King's worn and unwashed briefs which went unsold.
Bids for the light-blue underpants worn underneath his famous white jumpsuit during a 1977 concert performance, reached £5,000, failing to meet the £7,000 reserve price.
A movie contract signed by Elvis for the 1962 film, Follow That Dream, went for £6,000 and a pair of shoes made by Black Flagg Brothers, owned and worn by Elvis, sold for £6,500.
A Bible belonging to Elvis Presley, containing handwritten notes by the singer, is to go on sale in Stockport next month, to mark the 35th anniversary of his death.
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