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
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'