Stories about Culture

Jun 10 2017

Cosby lawyer seeks to show a romantic tie between client, accuser

During cross-examination, the defense tried to get Constand to say that she and Cosby had romantic liaisons before the night in question. Agrusa zeroed in Wednesday on ...

Jun 10 2017

How Taylor Swift Proved Her Longstanding Beef With Katy Perry Wasn't Personal

Swift's decision also marks a realisation that physical sales or paid downloads of "1989" have passed their peak so long after the release. "Honestly, it's really like,...

Jun 10 2017

Texas Gov. Abbott signs statewide ban on texting while driving

There has been no health circumstance that may occur on the mother's front that has been proven to merit a D&E or partial birth abortion . D&E is the safest and most c...

Jun 10 2017

UK general election results in a 'hung parliament'

Even if the Conservatives won all the remaining seats, the party would fall short of the 326 needed for an outright majority. "That's what I'm doing, forming a Governm...

Jun 10 2017

How Trump will retaliate against Comey

Comey stop investigating anyone", Marc Kasowitz , President Donald Trump's personal lawyer , said in a press conference following Comey's testimony . Paul Ryan, the...

Jun 10 2017

President Trump to face journalists in news conference following explosive Comey testimony

Earlier, Trump, who had refrained from tweeting all day Thursday - even as Comey accused his administration of spreading "lies" and suggested Trump had attempted to inf...

Jun 10 2017

LeBron James: Cleveland Cavaliers must avoid scoring lulls late in quarters

LeBron James scored 39 points and Kyrie Irving added 38 to lead the Cavaliers . "This could turn if we come out there thinking we're the champions already". "One of m...

Jun 10 2017

Qatar rejects 'baseless' terrorism designations by four Arab states

His comments echoed those he made earlier in the week, in which he praised the surprising sanctions handed down by Saudi Arabia , along with the United Arab Emirates ...

Jun 10 2017

Bill Maher, The N-Word And What Crosses The Line In Comedy

Maher sat down with Dyson, a longtime friend, a few minutes later and said, "I want you to school me". "A very bad thing ". "I like your show", he told Maher. Maher resp...

Jun 10 2017

British Prime Minister Vows to Carry on Despite Election Losses

Several news outlets are reporting that The Conservatives now have 318 seats in parliament , Labour 261, Scottish National Party 35, Liberal Democracts 12, and the D...

Jun 10 2017

Penguins pull away late to take Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final

Through two games of the Stanley Cup final the Pittsburgh Penguins have been hanging on, leaning back on the ropes, as George Plimpton once wrote of the rope-a-dope, ...

Jun 10 2017

UK PM May's statement in full

But hours later, DUP leader Arlene Foster said her party's support to keep May in office was not yet a done deal - publicly at least. DUP leader Arlene Foster has s...

Jun 10 2017

Katy Perry's dress had special tribute to victims

Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester concert on Sunday was watched by more than ten million people on BBC One . The singer, who organized the One Love Mancheste...

Jun 10 2017

Bill Cosby 'drugged friend then sexually assaulted her'

In court on Tuesday, Constand said she had been alone with Cosby before the incident. Andrea Constand's story is finally being heard in open court. Constand has said ...

Jun 10 2017

Comedian sacked by CNN, isolated over grisly Trump stunt

After 10 years co-hosting CNN's New Year's Eve broadcast, the network has cut Kathy Griffin from the program. For those asking, I said on air that I thought the beh...

Jun 10 2017

Apple announces HomePod to compete with Google Home, Amazon Echo

Apple claims that the HomePod can pick up voices from across the room even with other noise factors in play. Users can also set up two HomePods next to one another, an...

Jun 10 2017

France confirms second French death in London attack: minister

The Italian reports said Zaghba was intercepted at the Bologna airport past year as he was about to board a plane for Turkey, apparently with the intention of joining I...

Jun 10 2017

Apple's ARKit Could Make Augmented A Reality

Apple also entered the market for speakers-you-can-talk-to with the HomePod , which is exactly what it sounds like: Siri in a can with a bunch of speakers. A develope...

Jun 10 2017

Returning Grande fans shaken by London attack

The mother and stepfather of one of the young Manchester attack victims have laid flowers in memory of those killed in the London Bridge attack . Ariana's manager S...

Jun 10 2017

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud scores stunner for France vs Sweden

After cruising past Bulgaria 4-1, France won two close matches against the Netherlands and Sweden . In the last 5 Sweden vs France Head-to-Head matches, Franc...