Stories about Culture

Jun 13 2017

Cosby trial headed to jury today after closing arguments

Given that its case in defense of Bill Cosby was distilled down into one succinct, six-minute interview with a detective who was part of the initial 2005 investigation ...

Jun 13 2017

Bill Cosby's Wife Showed Up In Court For The First Time

However, prosecutors closed their case with the 79-year-old entertainer's own admission that in years past, he got powerful sedatives to give to women with whom he hoped ...

Jun 13 2017

'Wonder Woman' Beats 'The Mummy' at Weekend Box Office

Following her spectacular debut last week , Wonder Woman has retained the top spot at the United States box office with an estimated $57 million. Universal spent $125 ...

Jun 13 2017

Puerto Ricans Vote For Their Country To Become America's 51st State

Numerous voters who came out to vote Sunday morning are over 50 and retired, and, like Abreu, hope to see their island become economically competitive through joining...

Jun 13 2017

Bill Cosby's chief accuser denies romantic relationship before alleged assault

Cosby was not charged with any crimes at the time of Constand's original allegations, but he did settle a civil suit with her out of court in 2006. She also denied sugg...

Jun 13 2017

Samantha Rotunda, Bray Wyatt's Wife

As you may have already heard by now, Bray Wyatt's wife ( Samantha Rotunda ) has filed for divorce. Samantha's lawyer, Ray Rafool, told the Mail Online he has evidenc...

Jun 13 2017

Philippine marines killed in clash with Islamic State affiliates

Reuters and CNN report that that the embassy didn't offer any details as to what kind of assistance the us was now providing, but an official from the Philippine m...

Jun 13 2017

With Trump's Return To DC, Questions Remain Over Comey's Testimony

It was a sign of escalating fallout from riveting testimony from Comey last week of undue pressure from Trump, which drew an angry response from the president on Friday t...

Jun 13 2017

Jury begins deliberating sex charges against Bill Cosby

Disgraced US comedian Bill Cosby confirmed in court Monday that he would not testify at his sexual assault trial as the defense called just one witness before resting...

Jun 13 2017

Forbes crowns Sean 'Diddy' Combs as highest-paid entertainer

The world's top 100 celebrities earned a cumulative $5.1 billion - about the same as past year, Forbes said. Drake ($94 million) 3. Beyoncé is in the No. Howard St...

Jun 13 2017

E3 2017: Insomniac's Spider-Man Gets Massive Gameplay Trailer

We can see that a totally new and dynamic combat and traversal system has been dreamt up by the folks at Insomniac, and it looks incredible. And, as could be expected, ...

Jun 13 2017

Gal Gadot reveals she was five months pregnant during 'Wonder Woman' shoot

Patty Jenkins holds the title for the biggest domestic debut for a female director after Wonder Woman smashed box office estimates at the weekend. Facebook/WonderW...

Jun 13 2017

Patty Jenkins Hints at Chris Pine's Presence in Future Wonder Woman Films

After only so-so reactions to the Man of Steel , Batman v Superman and Suicide Squad , Wonder Woman , and its near universal acclaim , has put the DCEU back on th...

Jun 13 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify publicly before Senate on Tuesday

Amid reports that the Sessions hearing would possibly be closed, the American Civil Liberties Union put out a statement arguing that barring public access to the he...

Jun 13 2017

Geri Horner releasing charity single in memory of George Michael

But Ginger Spice Geri Horner is back with a new single, in honor of her late friend George Michael . Angel In Chains boasts contributions from a star-studded list ...

Jun 13 2017

Cosby Rape Trial Heads To Jury; Defense Called Only One Witness

It was the first time Camille Cosby had showed up to her famous husband's sexual-assault trial since it began last Monday in suburban Philadelphia. Cosby is accused of ...

Jun 13 2017

JUST IN: Nigeria's Acting President Osinbajo Finally Signs 2017 Budget

Osinbajo, while describing the budget signing as a milestone in the implementation of the economic and growth plan programme put in place by Mr. Buhari in April, also not...

Jun 13 2017

Wonder Woman muscles in on the men, dominating United States box office

The blockbuster also becomes the 16th superhero film to cross $100 million at the North American box office in its opening weekend, beating out the debuts of first two T...

Jun 13 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify in public hearing

President Donald Trump's daughter, Ivanka, says her father felt "vindicated" and "incredibly optimistic" following fired FBI Director James Comey's congressional testimon...

Jun 13 2017

Brexit plan not changed by United Kingdom election result, Theresa May's spokesman says

The Prime Minister has told Conservative backbenchers she will get them "out of this mess" after the party saw their majority wiped out at the General Election. May has...