Stories about Culture

Jun 11 2017

Sailing: Japan knocked out in America's Cup semifinal

The Japanese team, skippered by Dean Barker, led the Swedish side 3-1 at one point but lost steam in the best-of-nine challenger series on Bermuda's Great Sound . Helmsm...

Jun 11 2017

Gal Gadot Filmed 'Wonder Woman' While Five Months Pregnant

Wonder Woman's opening weekend topped Fifty Shades of Grey's $85 million bow to become the largest first frame ever for a female-directed pic . After all, prior to Je...

Jun 11 2017

Trump labels Comey as 'cowardly' and potential criminal

Though Trump has lambasted Comey as a "leaker", he also claimed "total and complete vindication" following the ex-FBI chief's testimony, focusing on Comey's confirmation ...

Jun 11 2017

Court lays bare grim details of Bill Cosby sex allegations

In that deposition, Cosby said he had previously acquired quaaludes and had given them to women with whom he wanted to have sex. Cosby is charged with drugging and sexu...

Jun 11 2017

Donald Trump calls Federal Bureau of Investigation chief he unceremoniously sacked a 'coward'

The former FBI director's testimony could also prompt an expansion of the ongoing investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller , said Carole Rendon, former U.S....

Jun 11 2017

Bill Cosby lawyer takes aim at Andrea Constand

Constand is a lesbian, but didn't tell Cosby at the time. She said she took two sips of the tea, nibbled the top of the muffin and left. Andrea Constand , the key ...

Jun 11 2017

'Wonder Woman' buries 'The Mummy' at box office

The second week box office totals for those three films all dropped more than 64 percent. Despite a poor critical reception and a mixed audience reaction, the Dark Uni...

Jun 11 2017

Restaurant Owned By Family Of London Attacker Raided In Pak

They said Pakistan-born Khuram Butt , 27, of Barking, London , was known to police and MI5 in 2015, but there had been no evidence of a plot. Police say he was not a ...

Jun 11 2017

Trump Friday Twitter: Vindicates self, proclaims 'Comey is a leaker!'

He painted a picture of an overbearing president who he did not trust and who pressured him to stop the FBI Flynn probe . But, Tur said , Comey handed over those mem...

Jun 11 2017

Trump Says Comey Lying, Willing to Speak Under Oath

Comey also went on to accuse Trump of spreading " lies, plain and simple " about the bureau and Comey himself. The president tweeted , "Despite so many false statem...

Jun 11 2017

Jennifer Lawrence OK after private plane forced to make emergency landing

Then, during that emergency landing as the plane was guiding itself towards the runway, the second engine failed, too. The pilots made an emergency landing, however, wh...

Jun 11 2017

Katy Perry Reveals Past Suicidal Thoughts During A Heartbreaking Livestream

She said , "when I meditate, I get to the real well of creativity". "(Russell) is an avid meditator and I learned when I was in India getting married. Katy Perry , o...

Jun 11 2017

N.Irish unionists agree 'confidence' deal with Tories

The Conservatives hope that a formal coalition would prevent the DUP from making demands every time they were asked to support a vote. The Conservative leader has b...

Jun 11 2017

Harry Kane heartened by England character in dramatic draw with Scotland

England's Harry Kane , center left, celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the World Cup Group F qualifying soccer match between Scotland and England ...

Jun 11 2017

Celebrity lawyer booted from Cosby trial after phone rang

Throughout, the onetime college basketball standout and current massage therapist remained poised and polite, addressing defense lawyer Angela Agrusa as "ma'am" as he...

Jun 11 2017

Pawan Kalyan's next moves to Sankranthi ?

Mega fans however are keeping their fingers crossed for the happening of this biggest Mega family multistarrer. This mega combination is being directed by Trivikram Srini...

Jun 11 2017

Taylor Swift releasing back catalogue to streaming sites to thank fans

In its Twitter post , Swift's management characterised the move as a way for the artist to thank her fans after selling 10 million copies of 1989. A rep for Swift ...

Jun 11 2017

Gal Gadot on making 'Wonder Woman:' 'We left cynicism aside'

But now, the ban has not yet been enforced, and one Lebanese cinema chain has even revealed that a Lebanese premiere is being planned. The security official said banning ...

Jun 11 2017

Polanski's victim begs court to end rape case

Geimer, who now lives in Hawaii, has said repeatedly she has forgiven Polanski, now 83, and the fugitive Chinatown director should not serve any more time behind bars. ...

Jun 11 2017

EU Ready to Start Brexit Talks

The Brexit negotiations are set to start on June 19 . British voters failed to deliver a widely expected parliamentary majority for the Conservative party in Thursda...