Stories about Culture

Jun 21 2017

LA honours Adam West with 'Bat-signal' tribute

Hundreds of fans turned out - many in costume - and cheered as the yellow light with a bat silhouette appeared high up on the building. Eastern time , Fox is now set to ...

Jun 21 2017

Doctor tried to impregnate women so he could rape their children

A California brain surgeon arrested in May, along with his two female nurses, for allegedly performing sex acts on seven children under the age of 13 is now facing ano...

Jun 21 2017

BJP President Shah Amit Shah arrives in Maharashtra; to meet Uddhav Thackeray

Later Sena will decide whether to offer support to the candidate. Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray in the past had said he had suggested Bhagwat's name for the post o...

Jun 21 2017

Turkey asks US envoy to oppose arrest warrants

Twelve arrests warrants for members of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's security detail were issued Thursday by the Washington , D.C. Metropolitan Police Depar...

Jun 21 2017

U.S. forces shoot down Iranian drone over Syria as fighting escalates

An Iranian-made drone was shot down by a US F-15 fighter jet in southern Syria, near At Tanf, the US-led coalition said. "A threat for those jets may appear only if the...

Jun 21 2017

Brazil's Temer accused of corruption by federal police

Last month, Brazil's Supreme Court launched a probe into the President based on allegations from Batista and his brother, Wesley Batista, that Temer encouraged the pa...

Jun 21 2017

Jury deliberations at Bill Cosby's sex assault trial enter third day

It was not clear whether Andrea Constand , Cosby's accuser, was at the courthouse Wednesday. "It is exhausting work and the day has to come to an end", Judge Steven O'...

Jun 21 2017

Kevin Spacey pokes fun at sexuality speculation with Tony Awards number

Dear Evan Hansen , the touching, heartfelt musical about young outsiders, has won the biggest theater popularity contest - winning the best new musical trophy at the ...

Jun 21 2017

Bill Cosby accuser to resume testimony on Wednesday in sexual assault trial

Cosby is accused of drugging and sexually assaulting Constand at his home outside Philadelphia in 2004. Cosby, his good-guy reputation already in ruins, could get 10 ...

Jun 21 2017

Iran claims its missiles hit IS targets in Syria

The IRGC statement said that the strikes targeted the terrorist group's gathering centers and bomb-making factories. The UN Security Council Resolution 2231 was devel...

Jun 21 2017

Star Wars' Han Solo spinoff film loses directors

Now that the news is out there that the 21 Jumpstreet and LEGO Movie directors will be stepping away from the project, fans are unveiling their opinions about the nex...

Jun 21 2017

State Department presses North Korea to release detained Americans

Trump spoke briefly about Warmbier during an Oval Office meeting with the president of Ukraine. Warmbier died Monday afternoon at University of Cincinnati Medical Cen...

Jun 21 2017

WONDER WOMAN Sequel Is Already Being Planned By Director

Don't worry, I'm not going to don my critic hat and start diving into the ins and outs of the film. What I will talk about, though, is the many ways this movie defied e...

Jun 21 2017

OMG there might be a Pretty Little Liars spin-off

Meanwhile, Pretty Little Liars showrunner Marlene King revealed to ET that the mystery of Emison's baby daddy will also be revealed shortly. "Everybody knows I love...

Jun 21 2017

US shoots down Iranian drone in Syria

The US-led worldwide coalition later confirmed the incident in a statement , saying the armed drone was downed "after it displayed hostile intent and advanced on Coaliti...

Jun 21 2017

Australia's military suspends air operations over Syria

Russian Federation responded by warning it would track aircraft from the USA -led coalition as potential targets over Syria and suspended a hotline meant to avoid mid-a...

Jun 21 2017

Daredevil hangs by her teeth over Niagara Falls

Erendira Wallenda hanging by her teeth. In June 2013, Nik Wallenda became the first man to cross the Grand Canyon on a tightrope, completing that record-breaking fea...

Jun 21 2017

Damon Lindelof Circling Watchmen Series at HBO

A movie version of Watchmen was hovering around development hell for almost 20 years until Zack Snyder finally brought his slow motion-filled adaptation to the big sc...

Jun 21 2017

Trump calls Otto Warmbier's death 'a total disgrace,' indirectly blames Obama's inaction

President Donald Trump is calling North Korea a "brutal regime" following the death of American college student Otto Warmbier . "It's a total disgrace, what happen...

Jun 21 2017

Trump calls Warmbier death a 'total disgrace'

Washington also has ramped up its military maneuvers in and around the Korean peninsula since Trump took office - but in South Korea , voters last month elected as pres...