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Entertainment News Archive - July 11, 2010

LOS ANGELES, July 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT), today announced the official weekend theatrical box office numbers for the weekend period of July 9 through July 11, 2010 according to the company's Box Office Essentials(TM) theatrical box office data collection and analytical service. To access the Top-12 grossing motion pictures for the weekend, per data collected as of Sunday, July 11, 2010, please visit RENTRAK.com. About Box Office Essentials Box Office Essentials collects data for virtually every movie theater in the United States, Canada, Guam and Puerto Rico.

ANAHEIM, Calif., July 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Major League Baseball today announced Amber Riley, star of the Emmy nominated Glee, will conduct a special performance as part of the star-studded pre-game ceremony honoring the 30 PEOPLE "All-Stars Among Us" prior to the 2010 MLB All-Star Game on Tuesday, July 13 at Angel Stadium, which will be broadcast on FOX beginning at 5:00 p.m.

Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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