Stories about Culture

Jun 22 2017

Funeral, vigil reveal depth of sorrow at Muslim girl's death

Darwin Martinez Torres , 22, has been charged with murder following Hassanen's death. An initial investigation revealed a teenage boy on a bike began arguing with Torre...

Jun 22 2017

Jurors Hear Cosby's Story -- But Not From Him

According to Dr. Valliere, an array of symptoms ranging from confusion to memory loss to delayed reporting are very common after people are sexually victimized by acqua...

Jun 22 2017

Prince Harry says no one wants be king or queen

The 32-year-old prince has recently opened up about the mental scars left by his mother's death in a vehicle crash nearly 20 years ago, and told the United States weekl...

Jun 22 2017

Coalition forces shoot down Iran-made drone in Syria

The announcement from Canberra came as a brief, two-day truce collapsed in the southern Syrian city of Daraa and nearby areas where government forces have gained ground...

Jun 22 2017

Bill Cosby judge to rule on releasing juror names

His ruling came after a Tuesday hearing on a petition by media organizations, led by Philadelphia Media Network, the parent company of the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philad...

Jun 22 2017

What Happens If Bill Cosby Is (Or Isn't) Convicted

The jury has spent about 16 hours deliberating on both Monday and Tuesday , and they resumed their deliberations on Wednesday morning. They are still ongoing at this t...

Jun 22 2017

Fitness model killed in freak whipped cream accident

Following the sorry incident, authorities have warned people from using pressured canisters saying that "Tens of thousands of defective devices are still in circulation"....

Jun 22 2017

Diplomat in student's release to attend funeral

No ban is imminent, but deliberations gained new urgency after Warmbier's death, said the official, who requested anonymity to discuss internal diplomatic discussions. ...

Jun 22 2017

Absa goes to court over public protector report

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane said on Monday that Barclays Africa unduly benefited from state support when it bought Bankorp from its shareholder Sanlam in 1992 af...

Jun 22 2017

Bill Cosby Jury Deadlocked In Rape Trial, Judge Says "Try Again"

Judge Steven O'Neill praised them for their efforts, which includes three consecutive 12-hour days of deliberation. Judge Steve O'Neill ordered them back into their chamb...

Jun 22 2017

Cosby Accuser Andrea Constand Thanks Supporters for 'Love & Kindness'

In new court documents, the prosecution asserted the court should withhold juror names to keep from compromising "an important right that will be prejudiced by publicity"...

Jun 22 2017

Judge considering release of Cosby juror names

Emerging from the courthouse to cheers, Cosby spokesman Andrew Wyatt pumped his fist and declared his boss' legacy "didn't go anywhere". It is not yet clear why jurors co...

Jun 22 2017

Names of jurors in Cosby trial can be released: judge

If convicted, he could face up 10 years in prison for each of the three counts of aggravated indecent assault he faces. O'Neill said Tuesday. "We just don't know". "It is...

Jun 22 2017

The Mummy Reviews - What Did You Think?!

But Tom Cruise's latest film might have brought a previous iteration into the fold as well. However, negative reviews don't have to be a sign of a film's doom in 2017...

Jun 22 2017

USA community lays to rest slain Muslim teen

District police told the news outlet that a 24-year-old SC man was detained over the incident. Police said Hassanen was bludgeoned with a baseball bat Sunday by a motor...

Jun 22 2017

Jury in Bill Cosby sex trial asks for definition of reasonable doubt

The jury also asked Judge Steven O'Neill to repeat the definition of "reasonable doubt". Bill Cosby thanked his fans and supporters on Friday as a jury deliberated sex...

Jun 22 2017

Duchess Kate Stuns in White Lace at Royal Ascot

After its success on Tuesday, Godolphin no doubt hoped to put another one over Coolmore and Scottish set off to ensure a strong pace and make it testing enough for th...

Jun 22 2017

Democrats Play Blame Game With Pelosi After Georgia Election - To GOP's Glee

After a bit of crowing about the failure of "fake news" fueled, big spending candidates and a shout-out to Fox News, President Donald Trump offered up this: "Democrat...

Jun 22 2017

Lorenzo di Bonaventura says Bumblebee movie has female lead

But wait..."knight?" What do knights have to do with this perpetual robot/human/robot war? With Transformers: The Last Knight now playing around the world, the othe...

Jun 22 2017

Scotland 2-2 England: Late Kane equaliser salvages point

Griffiths dragged Scotland back from 1-0 down after 85 minutes, after substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain had put the Three Lions ahead, but Kane stole in at the dea...