Canada's Guy Laliberte, the founder of the "Cirque du soleil" circus, has landed in Kazakhstan after having spent 9 days in on the International Space Station where he presided over a 14-city artistic event to draw attention to water conservation.
"Spider-Man", the "X-Men" and over 5,000 other characters belonging to Marvel Entertainment are to join the big Walt Disney family after the entertainment giant on Monday announced a cash deal worth four billion dollars to acquire Marvel.
Rock group Aerosmoith will be cutting short its US tour, to give lead singer Steven Tyler time to recover from injuries he sustained last week after falling from the stage during a concert in South Dakota.
The Los Angeles County Coroner's office is seeking "additional medical records" from Michael Jackson's dermatologist, officials report. The development comes as investigators consider the possible role of drugs in Jackson's death.
France turned into a giant concert hall on Sunday with its annual Festival of Music, a tradition that has now been exported to several cities and nations. In Paris alone, there are some 450 concerts planned, most of them free.