Stories about Culture

Jun 11 2017

Marches against Islamic law to be held in many US cities

ACT for America claims that Sharia oppresses Muslim women and children. He called on white nationalists to march Saturday and to bring weapons. One event, the "No Hate!...

Jun 11 2017

Concern over McCain's questions at hearing

Comey , speaking at a Senate hearing on Thursday, said Lynch lost credibility to discuss closing the email investigation because Lynch met with former President Bill ...

Jun 11 2017

McCain blames puzzling question on tiredness

Comey confirmed at the hearing that his decision was influenced by the meeting. Considering the pointed questions the Republicans asked, they failed to ask Comey why...

Jun 11 2017

Tentative deal struck between Theresa May and DUP to secure coalition

Senior party figures have cautioned against any immediate leadership challenge, saying it would cause only further disruption as Britain prepares to start Brexit negoti...

Jun 11 2017

Dancing Cop at Ariana Grande Charity Gig Wins the Internet

I want to thank you so much for coming together and being so loving and strong and unified. The hastily-organised " One Love Manchester " event became one of the bigges...

Jun 11 2017

'Wonder Woman 2': New Details On Patty Jenkins' Contract Reportedly Revealed

Fighting a war to end all wars, Diana discovers her full power and her true destiny. Other than a few allusions to Bruce Wayne, Wonder Woman is the only superhero in th...

Jun 11 2017

Wonder Woman may be banned in Lebanon for a surprising reason

The early reactions to " Wonder Woman " were terrific and now the full reviews are possibly even better. The AP could not reach officials at Lebanon's Economy Minis...

Jun 11 2017

International Olympic Committee boosts female participation at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Paris and Los Angeles are the only candidates left in the race for 2024 and, if passed, the recommendation would nearly certainly mean that each would host one of the ...

Jun 11 2017

Who Plays Wonder Woman's Mother?

Wonder Woman is powerful in a multitude of ways, some beyond the physical, which makes her a unique pop culture figure. Then, to follow up, is the unexpected box off...

Jun 11 2017

Paris Police Shoot Attacker Outside Notre Dame Cathedral

The man was shot by the officer twice, Fox News reports , now wounded and in custody. The officer then used his weapon to shoot the attacker, who was taken to hospital. ...

Jun 11 2017

Bill Cosby admits giving pills to Andrea Constand

The jury also heard from a deposition in a long-settled civil suit brought by Constand in which Cosby discussed obtaining Quaaludes to give to women with whom he wanted...

Jun 11 2017

The original Catwoman pays tribute to her Batman - 'the finest ever'

Though the high-profile role propelled West to stardom and immortalized the DC Comics character in the pop culture consciousness, playing Batman ultimately typecast the...

Jun 11 2017

Trump accuses Comey of lying under oath in fiery news conference

Trump also denied that he asked Comey for a loyalty pledge, asking "who would ask a man to pledge allegiance under oath?" "I didn't say under oath - I hardly know the man...

Jun 11 2017

Sixth-grader wins National Spelling Bee by correctly spelling 'marocain'

Last year's winning words were Feldenkrais and gesellschaft. "I have a set method of study now". She aced words like "nyctinasty" and "tapas". Vinav spelled the words "gi...

Jun 11 2017

I would speak under oath on Comey

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump claimed Friday that James Comey cleared him of wrongdoing in his testimony to Congress . Rep. Mike Conaway (R-Texas) an...

Jun 11 2017

'Holy heartbreak Batman!' Tributes to caped crusader actor Adam West

Check out some of their tweets below. Once the news began to spread about Adam West's death following his family's announcement on social media, tributes began to p...

Jun 11 2017

Dutch team make cheeky approach to Man Utd for Ibrahimovic

Ibrahimovic will continue his rehabilitation from injury at the club, leaving open the possibility that United could sign the striker on a short-term deal for the second...

Jun 11 2017

Tesla Model Y Teased; Will Make It Production By 2020

An SUV, a Semi, and...an Airplane? The electric automobile manufacturer has released a teaser image of the all-electric SUV called the Model Y . The silhouette looks si...

Jun 11 2017

Durant enjoying joyride in first season with Warriors

The 7-footer finished 10 of 18 from the field with eight rebounds and four assists. The only suspense left is whether LeBron James and the Cavs will be able to take a g...

Jun 11 2017

Donald Trump broke me: Kathy Griffith

She reiterated her apology in a tearful address Friday , saying the apology " absolutely stands " and that she "felt frightful", but added, "I'm not afraid of Donal...