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Entertainment News Archive - May 27, 2006

TOKYO (Reuters) - Pop star Michael Jackson appeared in public in Tokyo on Saturday for the first time since his acquittal on sex-abuse charges last year and was welcomed by an adoring crowd.

By David Dolan TOKYO (Reuters) - Pop star Michael

By Mike Collett-White CANNES (Reuters) - Two directors bring very different tales of dictatorship and state brutality to the screen in Cannes, one with a fantasy set in Franco's Spain and the other with a real-life tale of Argentina's military junta.

By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - It may only be rock 'n' roll, the music born of anti-establishment rebels, but conservatives can like it too.

Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.