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2006-09-05 16:44:18

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A California judge on Tuesday sentenced singer Victor Willis, who dressed as the policeman in the hit 1970s disco band The Village People, to three years probation on drug and gun possession charges.

2006-08-10 02:47:53

SEATTLE (Reuters) - Spain's Real Madrid kicked off its pre-season tour of the United States with a 1-1 draw against leading Major League Soccer side D.C. United on Wednesday.

2006-07-28 07:29:01

By Craig Modderno LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - In her long career, actress Adrienne Barbeau has been a tough-talking girl in the Broadway play "Grease," a feminist on TV's "Maude" and a pop culture sex symbol known for her buxom bust.

2006-03-07 14:04:25

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Two men have pleaded guilty to conspiring to secretly videotape Michael Jackson while the pop star flew on a private jet to surrender to child sex abuse charges in 2003.

2006-02-03 16:24:43

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - New Zealand-born director Lee Tamahori, whose films include the James Bond hit "Die Another Day," has been arrested on a sex charge while wearing a woman's dress and a wig, officials said on Friday.

2005-10-23 03:47:11

By Georgina Prodhan FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Turkish novelist Orhan Pamuk said on Saturday he stood by remarks about the massacre of Armenians by Ottoman Turks and about the deaths of Kurds in Turkey that could land him in jail for three years.

2004-11-25 09:00:03

SAN FRANCISCO - Rejected by the trial judge and an appeals court, Scott Peterson's lawyer asked the California Supreme Court on Wednesday for a new jury and a change of venue for the trial's penalty phase.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.