Stories about Culture

Jun 23 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers Mess, Effect on Chicago Bulls & Jimmy Butler

The Cleveland Cavaliers are now without a general manager after moving on from David Griffin earlier in the week. Suddenly, the Bulls' future is looking brighter ...

Jun 23 2017

Other UK Buildings Have Flammable Cladding Like Grenfell Tower's

Urgent tests in the wake of the disaster that killed at least 79 people have so far revealed that the flammable material has been found on at least three blocks across th...

Jun 23 2017

Tony Awards: 14 fascinating facts, records and stats

Last night, June 11, the 71st annual Tony Awards aired at Radio City Music Hall. The show ended with Lin Manuel-Miranda, who won multiple Tonys previous year for his ...

Jun 23 2017

Bill Cosby may testify at sexual assault trial

Bill Cosby's lawyers also reportedly tried to introduce evidence related to Andrea Constand's sexuality during the ongoing criminal trial. Among them was Veronique...

Jun 23 2017

Russian Federation offers asylum to former US FBI director Comey

The UN reports that the losses were of about $ 50 billion, while our countermeasures cost the West about $ 100 billion. Snowden, a former contractor for the CIA, was ...

Jun 23 2017

White House aims to speed US drone, wireless technologies

Trump told the group he is committed to keeping the government out of the way to allow the tech companies to grow and prosper. The effort of information technology comp...

Jun 23 2017

Mauro Ranallo Returning to WWE

Given the circumstances, some thought that Ranallo would never return to the company, but as we've learned throughout the years when it comes to WWE - never say never. ...

Jun 23 2017

Alexis Bledel to be series regular in 'Handmaiden's Tale' Season 2

Offred first becomes involved with the brewing Mayday rebellion when she develops a friendship with Emily/Offred, who works for the resistance group. Bledel's character...

Jun 23 2017

Gene Simmons Gives Up on Trademarking the "Rock On" Devil Horns

Further, it was actually Ronnie James Dio who popularized the gesture in the world of rock music. Mid-June 2017 Simmons filed a application to trademark the "devil ...

Jun 23 2017

AAA: Historic Independence Day travel season ahead

Triple A's Tamra Johnson says the travel boom is fueled by many factors, including cheaper travel expenses and a good economy. A growing number of Americans are expecte...

Jun 23 2017

George Clooney is Selling His Business

Diageo did not disclose revenue or profit figures, but Morgan Stanley estimates the deal's enterprise value was about 20 times annual turnover, which an industry source s...

Jun 23 2017

Kate Middleton Heads to the Races in the Perfect Little White Dress

Fashionistas from both sides of the pond have been desperate to get their hands on all of the same dresses and accessories that Kate wears whenever she's in public. Queen...

Jun 23 2017

Georgia Special Election Ends in Disappointment for Democrats

The Democratic divide is highlighted pretty starkly in the string of responses to Moulton's tweet. In the House, where all 435 seats are up for grabs, the map could pose ...

Jun 23 2017

Juror says Cosby trial panel almost evenly split

On the second count, that Constand was unconscious or unaware during the incident, the vote was 11 to one to acquit, the juror said. Cosby said the encounter with Andrea...

Jun 23 2017

North Korea calls Trump 'psychopath' as tensions soar over Warmbier's death

Sentenced to hard labor for stealing a political poster from a North Korean hotel, the 22-year-old Warmbier was medically evacuated in a coma last week after almost 18 ...

Jun 23 2017

Trump on Jeh Johnson testimony

Her statements were the first public confirmation of the scale of foreign interference in the USA presidential election. Johnson said he was "not happy" to learn so...

Jun 23 2017

Trump Says He Doesn't Want Poor People in Cabinet Roles

But for much of the speech, his attention was on the suburbs of Atlanta, in the 6th Congressional District race. He then congratulated Karen Handel , who won the Geor...

Jun 23 2017

Judges affirm 'Making a Murderer' confession was coerced

November 8, 2005: Avery tells reporters he fears authorities are trying to frame him for Halbach's slaying because he sued Manitowoc County officials for $36 million fo...

Jun 23 2017

Bill Cosby Accuser Andrea Constand Breaks Silence Following Mistrial

Andrea Constand expressed gratitude to her supporters after a Pennsylvania judge declared a mistrial in the sexual assault trial stemming from her allegations agai...

Jun 23 2017

Cosby Jury Asks Questions

The judge directed them to keep talking and as Thursday evening fell, the panel of seven men and five women were still at it. Philadelphia defense lawyer Alan Tauber, w...