Stories about Culture

Jun 17 2017

Donald Trump restores travel and economic restrictions on Cuba

She says even today the government oppresses the Cuban people. Diplomatic relations, restored only two years ago, will remain intact. "We're going to continue to beat t...

Jun 17 2017

Locals in Queen's Birthday Honours list

Are you pleased that Ed Sheeran has been recognised in the list? Commissioner Eddie Yome has been awarded the Queen's Police Medal for services to policing. Lynda joi...

Jun 17 2017

Armie Hammer says "Cars 3" gig was "a lot of fun"

With the guidance of Doc Hudson (great to hear the late Paul Newman again, even if is archived footage) and the nurture of Sally ( Bonnie Hunt ), McQueen found his wa...

Jun 17 2017

NBC News to Air Alex Jones Interview With Megyn Kelly

You're a dad and go through the same things we do. Jones , a radio host, has alleged the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting massacre in Newtown, Connecticut, was...

Jun 17 2017

Lead surgeon: US congressman Scalise showing improvement after being shot

In all, five people were wounded when investigators said Hodgkinson opened fire with a rifle. "The right to life is our most precious gift from God, and it is offensi...

Jun 17 2017

Jada Pinkett Smith calls Tupac biopic 'deeply hurtful'

The Vampire Diaries star Kat Graham plays Jada in the new biopic directed by Benny Boom , while Demetrius Shipp Jr stars at Pac. It's nearly inevitable that film...

Jun 17 2017

Lakers are working out Markelle Fultz after all

Jonathan Givony of DraftExpress reports that the Lakers may also try to trade up one spot to get Fultz after his workout with the team this week, but it appears they...

Jun 17 2017

Rep. Steve Scalise remains in critical condition, doctor says

On Thursday, the hospital reiterated that Scalise will need more operations and will be in the hospital "for some time". "I feel a lot more confident and a lot more o...

Jun 17 2017

Coroner: 'Star Wars' actress Carrie Fisher died of sleep apnea, other factors

The " Star Wars " actress had also taken multiple drugs, but investigators could not say whether they contributed to their death, the wire service said. He added that his...

Jun 17 2017

Coldplay release new single 'All I Can Think About Is You'

But the animated lyric video for " All I Can Think About is You " makes it clear that Chris Martin & Co. have no desire to abandon their wistful roots. If you pre-order...

Jun 17 2017

Did Trump Just Admit He's Under Investigation for Obstruction of Justice?

Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois, against congressmen and Capitol Police in Alexandria, Virginia. Yesterday was Donald Trump's birthday, but it was far from a happy...

Jun 17 2017

Trump details new Cuba policy

President Donald Trump has announced new rules that will take away numerous freedoms Americans now enjoy to travel to Cuba; in Miami Friday afternoon, Trump said ...

Jun 17 2017

Cosby jury hears about his use of quaaludes

The jury's note, delivered a few minutes after 11 a.m. on Thursday , raised the possibility that the closely watched case might end in a mistrial, leaving it to prosecut...

Jun 17 2017

List of Republican congressmen found with baseball practice shooter

The offices of Brooks and Franks said they had no comment, and referred questions to Capitol Police. Hodgkinson's list included Republican Reps. All three are members...

Jun 17 2017

May orders public inquiry as 100 feared dead in Grenfell Tower fire

The fire is thought to have started when a fridge exploded in a kitchen on the fourth floor. A scuffle broke out. Crowds were heard chanting "shame on you" outside th...

Jun 17 2017

Britain says no EU exit deal unless future relationship taken into account

But a press conference this evening, when asked about Major's warning to the Tories, May said her government still supports the Belfast agreement and the peace process ...

Jun 17 2017

Another late night in store for Cosby jury

The jury has been deliberating since Monday evening, and since they began, they have revisited quotes from Cosby's deposition about his encounter with Constand . "Si...

Jun 17 2017

Ex-president of Penn State going to jail in sex abuse case

Two other former aides, ex-athletic director Gary Schultz and onetime vice president Tim Curley , got similar two-month jail terms followed by house arrest. The univer...

Jun 17 2017

Death by text? What's at stake in the Michelle Carter trial

A MA judge found a young woman guilty of manslaughter on Friday for a series of text messages to her boyfriend urging him to commit suicide in 2014. Carter went from ...

Jun 17 2017

James Comey Calls Out White House Lies

When a reporter asked about Comey, Trump again said he never asked for the Justice Department's Russian Federation probe to be dropped - an act that experts say could c...