Stories about Culture

Jun 12 2017

Big Brother: What is the real reason Arthur Fulford left the show?

A spokesperson for the show confirmed that Arthur had left the house and wouldn't be returning ahead of Sunday's show. Arthur is the first of this year's housemates to ...

Jun 12 2017

Rape Victim Asks Judge To End Polanski Case

In prior interviews with the Daily News , Geimer said she believed Polanski regretted his actions, so she had "no hard feelings". "The trauma of the ordeal that follow...

Jun 12 2017

Brazil court weighs president's fate in campaign funds case

The stand-off between Mr Temer and his accusers took another sharp twist when Veja , a weekly magazine known for sensational political scoops, claimed that the President...

Jun 12 2017

John Legend Wins Tony Award, Now Just an Emmy Shy of EGOT

The Broadway revival of August Wilson's Jitney , which won the 2017 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play, might be mounted elsewhere in the near future, according to ...

Jun 12 2017

McCain: American Leadership Better Under Obama

Recently, Senator John McCain revealed how annoyed he was with Trump's unruly behavior. In a stunning rebuke of Donald Trump's presidency so far, senator John McCa...

Jun 12 2017

Fujifilm books bigger-than-expected loss on accounting 'irregularities'

It put the effect of improper accounting at its overseas units at 37.5 billion yen (NZ$472 million) for the past few years, up from the 22 billion yen loss it had flagged...

Jun 12 2017

Andrea Constand Wiki: 5 Facts to Know about Bill Cosby's Accuser

In one, a Cosby agent talked to Constand about an offer to fly her family down to Florida for a show. "A mentor", she said. She asked if they were herbal or natural; he a...

Jun 12 2017

Crosby, Pens cap unbelievable year with 2nd straight Stanley Cup

The goalie so competitive he doesn't like teammates scoring on him in practice is back in Nashville where he's been almost unbeatable over the past two postseasons at 13-...

Jun 12 2017

Selena Gomez Is Ready For Everyone To Know About Her Relationship

With roles ranging from Wizards of Waverly Place to Spring Breakers and back again, it's clear that Selena Gomez doesn't want to be typecast when it comes to her ac...

Jun 12 2017

British police arrest another man in London Bridge attack probe

In France, Paris Prosecutor Francois Molins said the man who attacked a policeman with a hammer outside Notre Dame Cathedral was a self-radicalized loner with a deep in...

Jun 12 2017

5 takeaways from the Tonys, including leave Bette alone

Kevin Spacey has danced, sung and joked his way through a three-hour rehearsal of the Tony Awards with grace and self-depreciating wit. United Kingdom star Cynthia E...

Jun 12 2017

America's Cup: Japanese to help Defender

Team Japan is skippered by Dean Barker, who was sacked after Team New Zealand blew an 8-1 lead in the 2013 America's Cup and lost to Oracle Team USA . "Coming to a b...

Jun 12 2017

Attacker blows himself up in Iran parliament

The Islamic State group ( ISIS ) militants who perpetrated two deadly gun and bomb attacks Wednesday in Tehran were Iranians who had joined the jihadis fighting in Ira...

Jun 12 2017

'Dear Evan Hansen,' 'Oslo' win big at Tony Awards _ so far

Andy Blankenbuehler won his second choreography Tony in as many years - last year for " Hamilton " and this time for " Bandstand ". The best new play race includes Lynn...

Jun 12 2017

Katy Perry opens up on livestream about suicidal thoughts

Despite some early protests, she soon enthusiastically obliged. After some encouragement from Corden, Katy reluctantly agreed hitmaking producer Diplo , who she was ...

Jun 12 2017

Senate GOP Noncommittal on How to Pay for Tax Rate Reductions

The Senate leader cautioned against those who claim Republicans are "running out of time", but said "we do need to take care of business". "You mention healthcare and t...

Jun 12 2017

Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester concert released as charity album

The singer resumed her tour on Wednesday night in Paris, a little more than two weeks after a bombing claimed the lives of 22 people who were leaving her May 22 show in...

Jun 12 2017

May fighting to hang on after gamble fails

On the eve of the British election on Thursday, Nate Silver and Harry Enten of FiveThirtyEight offered three equally probable outcomes for the contest: 1) a landslide w...

Jun 12 2017

Battle of bad reviews box office: 'Pirates' beats out 'Baywatch' bomb

Releasing on the same day in the US, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales aka Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar's Revenge and Baywatch fought to rule ov...

Jun 12 2017

Mexico come from behind to draw with US in World Cup qualifier

Bradley opened the scoring when he blasted a shot from 40 yards that beat Guillermo Ochoa off his line to put the guests ahead inside of six minutes. The mentality and ...