Stories about Culture

Jun 12 2017

Penguins repeat as Stanley Cup champions

It was the first time that a team has repeated as champions in nearly 20 years. We just kept finding ways. But they found that extra gear when they needed it, even if t...

Jun 12 2017

President Trump Willing To Testify Under Oath On Comey

Trump scheduled a joint news conference with visiting Romanian President Klaus Iohannis . On March 20, Comey informed Congress that the FBI was investigating possible...

Jun 12 2017

'Dear Evan Hansen' wins best score at Tonys Awards

Steven Lensen, on the other hand, won the Best Book of a Musical , while Rachel Bay Jones earned the Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Musical f...

Jun 12 2017

Four dead in Wyoming County, PA Weis Market shooting

State police in Tunkhannock received a report of the shooting at 12:50 a.m. Online records indicate the store is normally open from 6 a.m.to 11 p.m. Multiple firefighte...

Jun 12 2017

Prosecutors nearing end of case against Bill Cosby

On Tuesday and Wednesday (June 6-7), jurors heard compelling testimony from the woman who has accused Cosby of sexually assaulting her, Andrea Constand . The crimina...

Jun 12 2017

Tony Awards 2017: 'Dear Evan Hansen' rules the night

The top play nominees are " A Doll's House, Part 2 ", with eight, and " Oslo " with seven. "There's a performance at 2 p.m.", Little said, noting that it will mark the 12...

Jun 12 2017

Taylor Swift to return to all streaming services

You read it right, Taylor Swift's music is making a comeback on Spotify, Pandora, and other streaming platforms. One wrote on Twitter: "In other news: Taylor Swift...

Jun 12 2017

Kevin Spacey to lead Tonys Awards with gentle humor

At the 1991 Tony Awards , Spacey won Best Featured Actor in a Play for Lost in Yonkers , beating out the likes of Adam Arkin ( I Hate Hamlet ), Dylan Baker ( La Bête ) ...

Jun 12 2017

Puerto Rican voters back statehood in questioned referendum

John Bravo, 36, who marched with a pro-independence delegation in black, holding up placards denouncing colonialism, blamed Puerto Rico's crippling debt crisis and povert...

Jun 12 2017

Erdogan approves bill to deploy troops to Qatar

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Egypt and Bahrain added 59 people to terrorist blacklists, among them 18 Qataris, including Abdullah bin Khalid Al Thani, ...

Jun 12 2017

'Dear Evan Hansen' wins 3 awards so far at the Tonys

While Midler had previously won a special Tony Award back in 1974, the legendary actress had never won in an acting category before. No official statement has been ma...

Jun 12 2017

Kathy Griffin and lawyer to discuss Trump photo controversy

As a result, the comic has lost multiple sponsorships, comedy gigs, and her contract with CNN to host its New Year's Eve special with co-host Anderson Cooper . "I am a...

Jun 12 2017

Cannes: Nicole Kidman, Joaquin Phoenix and Diane Kruger win top honors

The 43 year-old Swedish director secured the most significant award of his career to date. Female directors were on the up at this year's Cannes Film Festival ...

Jun 12 2017

Supreme Court asks CBSE to declare NEET results before June 26

The case will be heard by the apex court's vacation bench of Justice Ashok Bhushan and Justice Deepak Gupta, after Maninder Singh, additional solicitor general, request...

Jun 12 2017

Notre Dame attacker shouted 'this is for Syria' before being shot

A witness said he heard someone "shout very loudly". No group immediately claimed responsibility for the incident, but police searching the man's residence outside Par...

Jun 12 2017

Mandsaur incident: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan ends his fast

He said he will not let the state be inflicted with violence at any cost. While any pain to farmers is unacceptable, those who have engaged in incendiary activities will ...

Jun 12 2017

Lebanon Seeks to Ban 'Wonder Woman' Because Lead Actress Is Israeli

Despite initial efforts to ban the film, the AP reports that the movie is expected to screen in at least one theater in Beirut on Wednesday, and posters and digital billb...

Jun 12 2017

Amazon's Prime is officially coming to Apple TV this year

This is a bittersweet announcement for Apple TV fans. The two companies have fought back and forth about allowing the other's content, and this has included Amazon ...

Jun 12 2017

Hamilton wins F1 Canadian GP, picks up points on Vettel

In typical Alonso style, he made the most of a bad situation by joining the fans in the grandstand, but that slither of good PR won't be enough to patch up the growing il...

Jun 12 2017

Adam West, iconic 1960's 'Batman,' dies at 88

Adam West was 88 years old and is survived by his wife and six children. The " Batman " actor, who died Friday at age 88, proved himself a superhero of the genre, le...