Stories about Culture

May 14 2017

Trump sees 'fast' decision over new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Critics have assailed Mr Trump for abruptly dismissing Mr Comey just as the agency is investigating alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 USA election, and possible Moscow...

May 14 2017

Bring on the 'gorilla:' Eurovision final brings glittery fun

Who will walk away with the prize? Some have remarked that the Eurovision Village, where visiting fans can gather to watch the shows live on big screens, is in central Kh...

May 14 2017

Trump says it's possible he could pick FBI head by next week

Addressing reporters onboard the presidential plan Air Force One, Mr Trump said the selection process would be fast. On Tuesday, the White House announced Comey was sac...

May 14 2017

Passenger train derails in Greece, reports of injuries

The cause of the accident was not known, it said. The train hurtled into a nearby home, killing four and injuring several more. "I was sitting on my porch". 'I heard a ...

May 14 2017

Racial justice groups bailed out dozens of black moms for Mother's Day

On the long road to abolition, Black people did everything they could to get free. "One of the things that people can do immediately is support the locations that have ...

May 14 2017

People share why they're celebrating Cinco de Mayo

Pillette Village has held a Cinco de Mayo celebration every year since 2012. The Mexican community celebrates more than 365 festivals each year. Cinco de Mayo is Fr...

May 14 2017

Trump warns ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation chief against talking to media, threatens 'tapes'

But the account echoes wording in a comment made a day earlier to The Associated Press by longtime Comey friend Daniel Richman, who said the president had removed "some...

May 14 2017

Eurovision: Pop, politics and a dancing ape - but no Russia

Ukraine refused to allow Samoylova to enter the country to participate in this year's event. The UK's hopes this year rest with Lucie Jones, who will perform Never Giv...

May 14 2017

Puerto Rico files for bankruptcy

The case will not be formally called bankruptcy, since Puerto Rico is barred from using Chapter 9 proceedings used by insolvent local governments in the US. "If Congress ...

May 14 2017

US fails to reassure Europe, Japan over 'Trumponomics'

United States Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, right, is flanked by Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso, following their bilateral talks, at the G7 of Ministers of finan...

May 14 2017

Rian Johnson loves fan's "awesome" Last Jedi trailer

Moving forward, we still have the yet untitled Episode IX due in 2019, as well as two more untitled Anthology films - one focusing on a young Han Solo (played by Al...

May 14 2017

'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol

If you went to the cinema this weekend, it's likely you ventured out to enjoy the colourful cosmic delight of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 . More impressive is that ...

May 14 2017

Lady Gaga Tweets Rihanna Best Dressed at the Met Gala 2017

Kate is wearing Tory Burch . One Twitter user jokingly noted that by wearing a red ensemble at 2017 Met Gala , Katy Perry could be promoting Taylor Swift's critica...

May 14 2017

Sean Spicer in the Hot Seat as Trump Fumes Over Comey Backlash

In an interview with Jeanine Pirro, Trump said , "I can't talk about that, I won't talk about that". "That's, again, a question that you should ask the Department of Jus...

May 14 2017

Oilers eliminated from National Hockey League playoffs with loss to Ducks

Ritchie beat Cam Talbot 3:21 into the third period, his second career playoff goal putting the Ducks ahead in a game seven for the first time in five years - and ahea...

May 14 2017

A working mom's gift guide for Mother's Day

Still, it won't be the same this year - nothing ever will be, of course, after you lose your Mom. Fourteen years seems very short in comparison to what most people have...

May 14 2017

Sanders rejoices as Trump inadvertently endorses universal healthcare

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has described his relationship with US President Donald Trump as "more family than formal". The irony was not lost on Sen. ...

May 14 2017

Just Kidding, Timeless Isn't Canceled After All

The show has garnered decent ratings and has amassed a dedicated fan base, but unfortunately, NBC has made a decision to cancel the show due to financial reasons. Accor...

May 14 2017

GOP declares war with health care vote

The buy complements a current national TV buy in 21 congressional districts. Under the Affordable Care Act, insurance companies were required to cover pre-existing c...

May 14 2017

Once Upon a Time Has Been Renewed For Season 7

Real-life couple Ginnifer Goodwin and Josh Dallas , Emilie de Ravin , and Jared Gilmore have also announced plans to leave the fairytale series at the end of the show...