Stories about Culture

May 25 2017

Nicole Kidman disappointed female directors are minority

Nicole Kidman is urging women to support female directors. Director Coppola said she wanted to remake The Beguiled from "a female point of view" but she's not trying...

May 25 2017

Rihanna and Lupita Nyong'o Twitter joke turns into crime caper film deal

In a testament to the power of social media and the internet, a single Tumblr post has spawned a full-fledged movie campaign and deal, uniting Rihanna , Lupita Nyong'o ...

May 25 2017

Katy Perry confirms it: She and Taylor Swift indeed have bad blood

This marks the second time Perry openly discussed her long-rumored battle with Swift. Perry later added , "I don't have any beef really with anyone". "She basically tr...

May 25 2017

Duterte declares martial law in Phillipines island

Duterte responded that drugs are the "scourge of my nation now and I have to do something to preserve the Filipino nation". The fighting broke out after a joint team of...

May 25 2017

Unidentified object flies over North Korean border

While the North boasted about its earth photos, the South's military said additional analysis is needed to verify Pyongyang's claim of advances in terms of mastering th...

May 25 2017

Word of Trump pick for Federal Bureau of Investigation director could come within days

Schiff also commented today on reports that Trump met with Comey in January and demanded the Federal Bureau of Investigation director's loyalty. - Adam Lee, special a...

May 25 2017

Kim Kardashian slammed for 'disgusting' Ariana Grande tribute after Manchester terror attack

Witnesses related the horror of the Manchester blast, which unleashed a stampede just as the concert ended at what is Europe's largest indoor arena, full to a capacit...

May 25 2017

Father of Manchester bomber arrested in Libyan capital Tripoli: Spokesman, witness

Britain's interior minister said earlier that he had recently returned from Libya and had likely not acted alone. Her French counterpart Gerard Collomb said the man had ...

May 25 2017

Flynn Invokes Fifth Amendment In Russia Probe

Meanwhile, The New York Times reported that US intelligence services obtained information during the 2016 presidential election that showed senior Russian officials d...

May 25 2017

Moors murderer Ian Brady has died aged 79

Brady may have disclosed Keith's final resting place in a letter to his mother, Winnie Johnson, who died in 2012 . However, according to the lawyer of the Bennet famil...

May 25 2017

Manchester attacker's younger brother arrested in Tripoli: spokesman

They provided no details on the individuals held. The changing of the guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace was canceled Wednesday so police officers can be re-deployed, ...

May 25 2017

Nobody can talk - Pogba feels Manchester United silenced critics

United fan favourite Ander Herrera , voted man of the match, echoed Pogba's words. "This is just football but what happened on Monday was awful". We take a look at the...

May 25 2017

Huge blow for Arsenal ahead of FA Cup Final matchup with Chelsea

The Germany global was asked on Wednesday morning whether he would be clear to play at Wembley. I'm sure Wenger will do all he can to have Sanchez available as it wou...

May 25 2017

'Never mentioned' Israel in meeting with Russians

Rouhani also criticized Saudi Arabia after it just hosted President Donald Trump's first foreign trip , saying that the kingdom "has never seen a ballot box" while I...

May 25 2017

Second Barra teenager believed to be at city hospital

The trip was said to have been a birthday present for Eilidh. "Our thoughts and prayers are with Eilidh and Laura, their family and friends as they struggle to cope". "...

May 25 2017

Britain deploys troops after Manchester attack, threat level raised to 'critical'

The Scottish Daily Express also reports the up scaling of the United Kingdom terror threat level and says the deployment of troops means police officers can be freed from...

May 25 2017

We were real artists: Elton John slams the MTV generation

The other winners were a sci-fi-themed dance piece for " Bennie and the Jets " by Jack Whiteley and Laura Brownhill and a live-action film shot on the streets of Los ...

May 25 2017

Further arrests in Manchester bomb investigation

Several details, including the identity of the attacker, appeared on U.S. media outlets before British security forces were ready to release the information. The traditio...

May 25 2017

Father and brother of Manchester bomber arrested in Libya

Speaking to Al Jazeera, Andy Burnham, Manchester's mayor, said: "The people of Manchester are bigger than that, they are better than that". Salman Abedi, 22, was born i...

May 25 2017

Manchester Police Arrest 3 More Men In Connection To Arena Bombing

News of the arrests came as authorities in England continue to investigate what they're calling a network that was behind Monday night's bombing at a concert that had dr...