The self-acclaimed King of Pop Michael Jackson made his first ever public appearance since being acquitted of sex-abuse charges last year Sunday May 28th, 2006 in Tokyo. Slated to accept MTV Japan's "Legend Award", the star was greeted by about 100 fans as he arrived in a black van.
At least one more award that country music superstar George Strait adds to his pocket as he was given an honorary doctorate of humane letters by his alma mater, Texas State University, in a private ceremony Friday May 26th, 2006.
"X-Men: The Last Stand" hit hard the movie industry. The total ticket sales of the action drama fantasy flick which reaches $107 million in its first weekend of release consequently leads the movie to become the biggest Memorial Day Weekend of all time while at the same time ranked as the fourth-highest.
Following the success of the highly anticipated "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire", the next and final Harry Potter book is "likely" to be released in 2007. That's according to Bloomsbury publishing director Liz Calder.