Stories about Culture

Jun 08 2017

Harry Styles adds Dublin date to world tour

It's the news we've been waiting to hear - Harry Styles is coming to Ireland! And then 95% of them will probably be available again on resale and scalper sites at 10:05...

Jun 08 2017

Usual suspects in the hunt for men's title at French Open

Third seed and 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka made the last eight defeating Gael Monfils 7-5, 7-6 (7), 6-2. Murray will take on former champion Stan Wawrinka in a rema...

Jun 08 2017

Baywatch to get sequel?

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson attends the premiere of " Baywatch " in Miami Beach May 13, 2017. The critics and global media referred to her as the "highlight of the film",...

Jun 08 2017

Kellyanne Conway's husband takes shot at President Trump's tweets

Trump says the Justice Department should ask for an "expedited hearing" on the second ban and "seek much tougher version!" The journey for Justice Department lawyers de...

Jun 08 2017

Claims for US jobless benefits fall by 10000 to 245000

The Labor Department says claims for jobless aid fell by 10,000 to a seasonally adjusted 245,000 last week. In the May 27th reporting week, the largest increase in cla...

Jun 08 2017

Here's How Theresa May Could Lose Her Job By Winning the Election

GAMBLE Sterling rose by almost half a cent against the USA dollar after the ICM poll was published, easing jitters in financial markets about the possibility that Labour...

Jun 08 2017

Trump taps Christopher Wray as new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Four of the conversations are about Trump's intense preoccupation with the Russian Federation investigation, and in particular his preoccupation with the dossier's most ...

Jun 08 2017

Warriors top Cavaliers and move to brink of National Basketball Association title

Kyle Korver's dunk in the second quarter was just the 36-year-old's second all season. A Kevin Durant three-pointer with 35 seconds remaining flipped the script on t...

Jun 08 2017

VanWynsberghe takes 41st at national bee

The test was taken on Tuesday as the first round of the preliminaries. The finals will be Thursday. Zarin earned three points each for her correct spellings Wednesday...

Jun 08 2017

Chris Cornell: Public viewing, private funeral service planned for Friday in LA

Outside the cemetery, dozens of fans gathered to pay tribute to the grunge rocker. The ceremony opened with the playing of one of Cornell's most recent songs, " The Pro...

Jun 08 2017

'There's nothing to negotiate' with Qatar, Emirati diplomat says

He said he had not been officially informed of any United States investigation into the alleged hacking of Qatar's news agency, a development which is part of the dispute...

Jun 08 2017

Top secret U.S. report on Russian hacking leaked online

Victor is now the defendant in the Trump administration's first criminal leak case, reports CBS News correspondent David Begnaud . Victor has been in local custody sin...

Jun 08 2017

Speaker Ryan says Trump loyalty request inappropriate

While his written testimony has provided a wealth of damning information (including one particularly large bombshell against Trump), there's still plenty to be reve...

Jun 08 2017

Playboy Playmate sentenced for posting photo of woman changing at the gym

Initially the model pleaded not guilty , but her attorney, Dana Cole, told the LA Times she changed her mind. Outside the downtown Los Angeles courtroom on Wednesd...

Jun 08 2017

The New 2017 iMac: Notes & Tidbits on RAM

The MacBook Pro is roughly as heavy as the 13-inch MacBook Air, but it's still more expensive. While a spec bump isn't traditionally an update worth getting excited abo...

Jun 08 2017

Cosby accuser: 'I did not have the courage ... to tell my family'

The defence grilled Andrea Constand earlier on Wednesday for almost five hours, focusing on inconsistencies in her past testimony, on which much of the case rests in wh...

Jun 08 2017

Watch the new trailer for Disney-Pixar's Coco

And as you'd expect from this combination of subject matter and storyteller, it all looks oh-so-very pretty. The story centers around Coco , a boy in love with music, ...

Jun 08 2017

Cosby lawyers accuse Andrea Constand of lying to police

Here's what other Cosby accusers had to say about Constand. Twenty minutes later, Constand said , she slurred her words, had trouble seeing, her mouth felt cottony, an...

Jun 08 2017

Family of Portland Stabbing Suspect Jeremy Christian Offers Condolences to Victims

Christian " reports he is transient and does not know the last time he had a permanent address", the documents said. The interviewer wrote that Christian became loud a...

Jun 08 2017

As world prepares to watch, Idaho senator previews Comey testimony

In a hugely anticipated hearing, fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey will recount a series of conversations with President Donald Trump that he...