Stories about Culture

Jun 18 2017

Scalise Shooter Had List of at Least 6 GOP Lawmakers' Names

Mika is a lobbyist for Tyson Foods and a former aide to Michigan Republican Rep. Tim Walberg. President Donald Trump called for unity in the aftermath of Wednesday's sh...

Jun 18 2017

Game 5 garners highest ratings since Game 5 of 1998 Finals

Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry says he may not join his teammates if the National Basketball Association champions decide to take a traditional victory trek ...

Jun 18 2017

London fire victims honoured by UK royals

Protesters stand in the lobby of Kensington town hall in west London , the headquarters of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, demanding answers over the Gre...

Jun 18 2017

'The Mummy' Shows No Signs Of Life At The Domestic Box Office

It should be noted that, " The Mummy " opened behind any of the openings for the Mummy films starring Brendan Fraser, as well as for the spin-off 'The Scorpion King ...

Jun 18 2017

Verizon concludes the $4.5 bn takeover deal of Yahoo

As had been expected, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has resigned. "Given the inherent changes to my role, I'll be leaving the company". Yahoo's assets will be added to V...

Jun 18 2017

Death toll in London blaze rises to 30

The fire was one of the deadliest in United Kingdom history. The BBC has reported that there could be as many as 76 people missing. Angry protesters chanting "We want...

Jun 18 2017

Steve Scalise's condition updated by DC hospital officials

He says the country is praying for all of the victims who are still recovering. Members of the U.S. Capitol Police engaged in a shootout with the assailant on Wednesday...

Jun 18 2017

Scalise upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious'

The bullet traveled across his pelvis, fracturing bones, injuring internal organs, and causing severe bleeding. Scalise is still in critical condition at Medstar Was...

Jun 18 2017

Beyonce, Jay Z welcome set of twins

Beyonce and Jay Z have finally welcomed their twins into the world, according to reports . People quotes a source close to the family as saying: "Bey and Jay are t...

Jun 18 2017

Amazon Inc Continues to Expand, Buys Whole Foods Market

Target tumbled by 10 percent and Walmart was down by 6 percent. In the first quarter this year, food-and-drink sales at American brick-and-mortar stores were down by...

Jun 18 2017

At standstill, Cosby jury goes back to deliberate verdict

The jurors told O'Neill on Thursday morning they were having trouble reaching a verdict on the three counts he faces, prompting the judge to give a standard instruction t...

Jun 18 2017

Scalise upgraded to serious condition; shooter had list of names, source says

Since then, the lawmaker has undergone multiple surgeries and procedures to stop the bleeding and fix bone. Many wore red or blue to show their party loyalty, but the spi...

Jun 18 2017

Draymond Green Mocks Cavs' With 'Quickie' T-Shirt; LeBron James Responds

Within hours of the shirt's debut, Cleveland's LeBron James clapped back on Instagram , captioning a photo of Green in his " Quickie " tee with: " That's what she said...

Jun 18 2017

Taylor Swift returns to streaming as rival Katy Perry releases album

Perry's newest single, " Swish Swish ", also fueled rumors that she was finally responding to Swift's " Bad Blood " with a diss track of her own. Swift's move is happ...

Jun 18 2017

Queen Elizabeth pays homage to London fire victims in minute of silence

Of the 58, he said 30 were confirmed dead. British press is reporting that as many as 70 people are still missing and unaccounted for in the tower. A huge fire starte...

Jun 18 2017

Shooter went to GOP practice with list of names

FILE - In this March 8, 2017 file photo, House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington . Mr Scalise and the others had been at the GO...

Jun 18 2017

Vice President Mike Pence hires outside counsel in Russia probe

Flynn was sacked after he lied to Pence and others about not having spoken during the transition with the Russian ambassador about the sanctions imposed on the country ...

Jun 18 2017

London tower death toll reaches 30

London Fire Brigade said it had rescued 65 people and that firefighters managed to battle all the way to the top floor. British media have reported that contractors inst...

Jun 18 2017

Reality Winner actually loses with her top-secret leak

No, that is not Reality. A federal grand jury has indicted a woman accused of leaking classified documents to a news organization. Russian hackers attacked at least one...

Jun 18 2017

Warriors secure spot among legends by dumping Cavaliers

Last year's 73-9 best-ever NBA regular season mark was somehow overshadowed by Cleveland's stunningly dramatic NBA Finals game seven 93-89 win. "They're going to be...