Tiger Woods to star In Japanese TV commercial: He's been hired to promote a Japanese heat rub used to relieve muscle and joint pain. It's probably a better fit for the golfer, who has been suffering from knee and Achilles injuries, than the canned iced coffee he advertised in Japan in the late 1990s.

Uganda lightning kills 18 students, teacher: Meteorology experts say that school buildings are being hit because they don't have lightning conductors and are built on high ground. In the past few weeks, lightning strikes around the country have killed at least 34 people.

Alicia Keys heads to Broadway: The singer is still pushing into new territory with her latest project, co-producing the Broadway premiere of the play Stick Fly.

Berry says Aubry violated custody agreement: Just days after pics of Gabriel Aubry and his daughter, Nahla, strolling through Santa Monica, Calif., hit the Web, TMZ is reporting that her mother, actress Halle Berry, went to family court Tuesday morning, complaining that he violated the custody agreement over their 3-year-old.

In other news: VIDEO: Sharpton to Herman Cain: 'Your Policies Are a Joke.'