Stories about Culture

Jun 25 2017

US Senate Republicans unveil latest healthcare reform Bill, but fate uncertain

Lawmakers in Washington are still reading through the finer details of the Senate GOP's new healthcare bill , but opponents are already warning it'll give states an impo...

Jun 25 2017

Tributes to Manchester and London terror attack victims at France v England

Perhaps he just might have time to become as good a finisher as Kane. "I am afraid there is no magic wand to that, but we're recognising where we are short, we are re...

Jun 25 2017

Prosecution Promises Retrial in Bill Cosby Rape Case

The jurors, who were selected in Pittsburgh due to pretrial publicity in the Montgomery County region, listened to five days of testimony and deliberated for six. McClosk...

Jun 25 2017

'The Grand Tour' host Richard Hammond injured in car crash

It is believed he was driving a £2 million supercar for the Amazon show The Grand Tour before it burst into flames. The cause of the crash are still unknown and are u...

Jun 25 2017

Brexit talks get underway, fears of tight deadline for process

Yet that claim quickly crumbled as soon as talks began between the Tory administration and Michel Barnier of the European Commission in Brussels. During the hours of di...

Jun 25 2017

North Korea tests rocket engine linked to nuclear missile programme

South Korean officials did not have details about the reported test and declined to comment on the possible nature of the engine. So China's strategy has been to bu...

Jun 25 2017

"Transformers: The Last Knight" Spoilers

This latest film - which is number five in the franchise - proves that the Transformers universe is still alive and well, and is showing no signs of slowing down. Whe...

Jun 25 2017

North Korea conducts test of rocket engine that could power an ICBM

On Tuesday, he embraced a similar idea, telling Norah O'Donnell of CBS News in an interview that a freeze could be a way station to a second phase of talks that would "ac...

Jun 25 2017

5 people killed in electrocution at water park in Turkey

The park's manager and his son dived into the pool to try and save them. But reports say the park was undergoing renovations and many electrical cables were around the ...

Jun 25 2017

Aaron Carter bullied so badly he ended up in the hospital

Aaron Carter's recent hospitalization has a lot of fans anxious about the health of the 29-year-old singer. He went on to say that he was being bullied online and bo...

Jun 25 2017

The first 'Transformers: The Last Knight' reviews are in

The fourth instalment of the franchise was the lowest domestic earner in the series but thanks to a healthy taking from other markets it managed to cross the $1 billion t...

Jun 25 2017

NKorea denies torturing US student Warmbier - KCNA

When Warmbier returned to OH last week after US officials secured his release, doctors determined that he had suffered a "severe neurological injury" of unknown cause. ...

Jun 25 2017

Jurors begin deliberations in Cosby trial

The six-minute defence came after a week-long prosecutorial case was laid out against Cosby; several witnesses were called to testify, including Kelly Johnson, who accu...

Jun 25 2017

North Korea tests rocket engine, possibly for ballistic missile, say US officials

China is seen as North Korea's main ally and the U.S. hopes Beijing can have greater influence on the totalitarian state to stop both its missile tests and nuclear prog...

Jun 25 2017

Teacher fired from religious preschool for refusing to quit adult films

But senior teachers at the unidentified pre-school thought differently, and said her profession went against the religious values they espoused. Having sex was her drea...

Jun 25 2017

Auto hits police van, explodes on Champs-Élysées

The 31-year-old Parisian perpetrator, who was on a terror watchlist as an Islamist extremist, died in the attack. The attack Monday was the latest in a string incidents...

Jun 25 2017

Droopy Mastiff crowned 2017 world's ugliest dog (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Lending truth to the adage that every child is attractive to its mum, Martha's owner, Jessica Burkard, said she saw only gorgeousness when she first clapped eyes on M...

Jun 25 2017

HBO Being Sued By Coal Company

Part of Oliver's segment featured a clip of an interview with Murray blaming a fatal collapse in one of his mines on an natural disaster, not an unsafe mine. The lawsuit ...

Jun 25 2017

World's Ugliest Dog crowned

The top dog at this year's World's Ugliest Dog contest was also huge - a 125 lb. Peanut, a 2-year-old mutt is held by owner Holly Chandler after winning the World's ...

Jun 25 2017

Unsafe cladding forces hundreds of London residents out of their homes

Britain's Press Association reports that dozens of people have refused to leave their homes on a London housing estate, defying efforts by officials to evacuate some ...