Stories about Culture

Jun 25 2017

Handel's Victory Shows Limits of Trump Card

A defiant Pelosi told reporters Thursday that she was "very confident" about the support that she had from fellow Democrats who now number 193. The Democratic flub ma...

Jun 25 2017

Double Trouble: The Sexes of Beyoncé's Twins Have Reportedly Been Revealed

The twins would join big sister, 5-year-old Blue Ivy , who was reportedly spotted at a Los Angeles-area hospital on Thursday with her father, according to E! "We w...

Jun 25 2017

125-pound Mastiff named Martha crowned world's ugliest dog

In winning, Martha also earned another - one might say greater - honor: her place enshrined on an illustrious list of champions that dates back almost three decades. At...

Jun 25 2017

Five-month pregnant Alysia Montano completes 800m race

Montaño, nicknamed "Flying Flower", ran in the USATF national championship in 2014 while eight months pregnant, and finished the 800m race in 2:32.13. "It's my responsi...

Jun 25 2017

Woman asked to leave apartment pool because of her swimsuit

Women, however, have been fighting societal standards of what is deemed appropriate to wear since the beginning of time-and then shamed for whatever decisions they make o...

Jun 25 2017

Queen to outline United Kingdom government plans

The June 8 election left her Conservative Party short of a majority in Parliament, damaging her authority just as Britain begins the Brexit negotiations. Mrs May vowed to...

Jun 25 2017

Tom Holland says Venom will not be featured in Spider-Man films

Sam Raimi did an excellent job with the first two Spider-Man movies , especially Spider-Man 2. While superhero fans and movie buffs may envy Spiderman's crime-figh...

Jun 25 2017

Jeremy Corbyn Is Now Officially More Popular Than Theresa May

It comes at a time when May faces intense pressure following a disastrous general election in which the Tories lost their parliamentary majority and threw the country i...

Jun 25 2017

LaVar Ball celebrates after Lonzo Ball selected by Lakers

Sporting a purple and gold Big Baller Brand hat on draft night, LaVar Ball told ESPN's Jeff Goodman on the telecast that his son will carry L.A.to the NBA Playoffs ...

Jun 25 2017

Meek Mill's Crew Jumps Safaree at LA Fashion Show

Safaree addressed the issue shortly after the fight on his Instagram page, where he called Meek "the biggest pu##y on earth", and "a b##ch". Unfortunately for him, he's...

Jun 25 2017

Daniel Day-Lewis announces retirement from acting

Day-Lewis's representative, Leslee Dart, said in a statement Tuesday that the 60-year-old performer "will no longer be working as an actor". Day-Lewis hasn't appeared...

Jun 25 2017

Hamas, PFLP, ISIS Buck over Claiming Recent Jerusalem Attack

Update: The soldiers broke into, and violently searched the homes of the three Palestinians, who were killed in Jerusalem, friday, and verbally informed the families t...

Jun 25 2017

French raiders claim spoils at Royal Ascot

There were two French victories earlier in the day with Qemah winning the Duke of Cambridge Stakes after Le Brivido took the Jersey Stakes. South African transplant...

Jun 25 2017

Collins: Comey May Have 'Misinterpreted' Trump Over Firing

About 46 percent of Americans said Comey is more honest and trustworthy than Trump, while 26 percent said the opposite. And she says the president should voluntarily ha...

Jun 25 2017

Nancy Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss

In a press conference Thursday, Pelosi said she's proud of the unity within her party and the leverage it has given her in various negotiations. "I think you'd have...

Jun 25 2017

Bill Cosby trial Day 8: Jury resumes deliberations for a third day

Jurors wanted the testimony of Detective Dave Mason read back to them Tuesday . Constand testified that she was mistaken and prosecutors called a psychologist who t...

Jun 25 2017

Bill Cosby's attorney says he is anxious about entertainer's health

Constand, then 31, met the married Cosby 15 years ago through her job as an administrator with the women's basketball team at Temple University in Philadelphia, where Cos...

Jun 25 2017

Trump leaving McConnell to handle Senate bill on health care

Democrats are expected to unanimously vote against the bill. McConnell has acknowledged that he's willing to change the measure before it's voted on. "The current bi...

Jun 25 2017

It's 'Very Bothersome' That Comey And Mueller Are 'Good Friends'

The White House is letting President Donald Trump's tweet Thursday - asserting that he had not taped former FBI Director James Comey - stand as the President's offi...

Jun 25 2017

After winning a Tony, Bette Midler offers tearful thanks to Hawaii teachers

Laurie Metcalf , best known for her role in television's Roseanne, won her first Tony Award - Best Leading Actress In A Play - for her portrayal of a fiercely ind...