Stories about Culture

Jun 27 2017

Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Case Goes to the Jury

McMonagle said that while the comedian had been unfaithful to his wife, he didn't commit a crime. Andrea Constand says Cosby gave her pills that made her paralyzed an...

Jun 27 2017

Stephen Colbert in Russia: Intelligence Agents "Followed Me Everywhere"

Is Colbert's announcement that he's "considering" a 2020 presidential run all for the bit? A multi-talented and respected host, writer, producer, satirist and comedian,...

Jun 27 2017

Deadlocked Cosby jury resumes deliberations on Friday

After four days of deliberating, jurors in Bill Cosby's trial said they are deadlocked and can not come to a unanimous decision on any of the three charges agains...

Jun 27 2017

Why Adesina won $250000 World Food Prize Laureate

Akinwumi Adesina , president of African Development Bank, says the future of global food security relies on making farming in Africa a profitable business and developing ...

Jun 27 2017

DA Vows To "Get Justice" After Bill Cosby Mistrial

Defense lawyer Brian McMonagle moved for a mistrial - as he has done at numerous points during five days of deliberations - but this time, O'Neill granted the request. ...

Jun 27 2017

WWE to telecast Mae Young Classic tourney

It appears that the upcoming " Mae Young " Women's Tournament is going to be a "slobberknocker". The final match will be streamed live from Las Vegas on September 12 ...

Jun 27 2017

Ronaldo will be in Real : Perez

Portuguese-born Mourinho is accused of defrauding Spain of €3.3m (£2.9m; $3.6m) in taxes between 2011 and 2012. Ronaldo has informed Real Madrid that he wants to ...

Jun 27 2017

Trump greets Indian PM Modi at White House

He addressed a joint statement thanking Modi for paying a visit to the United States and spoke about the amicable relations between U.S. and India, GST tax reform, jo...

Jun 27 2017

Supreme Court reviewing case of baker who refused to serve gay couple

Jack Phillips, the owner of the Masterpiece Cakeshop in Colorado , declined to create a cake for Charles Craig and David Mullins in 2012 . The men married in MA and ...

Jun 27 2017

Gay Couples Entitled to Equal Treatment on Birth Certificates, Justices Rule

Charlie Craig and David Mullins say they were deeply hurt when Phillips refused their request for a cake to mark their wedding in 2012 . However, the state anti-discr...

Jun 27 2017

Harvick makes strong case as NASCAR title contender

Johnson claimed his first stage win of the season by running up front at lap 50, the end of the second 25-lap stage. Kevin Harvick and Will Rodgers talking on Saturd...

Jun 27 2017

Eminem debuts new dark hair and beard

With a beard. #thedefiantones" the rap legend wrote alongside the photo, where his signature peroxide-blonde hair and clean-shaven face have instead been swapped for a cr...

Jun 27 2017

Best Performances From The 2017 Tony Awards

And the show's star Ben Platt , who is 23 years old, took home the Tony for leading actor in a musical. Meanwhile, the much-hyped revival of Hello, Dolly! won Best...

Jun 27 2017

Box Office Report: 'Transformers 5' Makes $265.3M Global Debut

The " Transformers " franchise may have lost its driving power. By contrast, the most recent installment, " Transformers: Age of Extinction " took $100 million on its...

Jun 27 2017

Chance the Rapper: I'll become a better man

The R&B duo read a statement from the star, in which she thanked her family and fans for their support and expressed what her hit album Lemonade has come to symboli...

Jun 27 2017

First woman leads UK Changing of the Guard ceremony

Normally the British Army forms the Queen's Guard, but Queen Elizabeth II has invited Canadians to take part in honor of the country's 150th birthday, CTV News r...

Jun 27 2017

Nuclear Plant Forced To Apologize After Using Bikini Contest To Hire Intern

And Facebook users were even asked to rate who they thought should be the victor. "We think photographs are very tasteful", the company wrote in a comment on the Fac...

Jun 27 2017

Daniel Day-Lewis Says He's Quitting Acting For Good

The statement said there would be no further comment. Famously, he will stay in character even when the cameras are no longer rolling. He's known as one of Hollywood's...

Jun 27 2017

India's benefit lies in strong and successful America, says PM Modi

The leaders did not take questions from the media afterwards. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today left for Netherlands, the final leg of his three-nation tour, after c...

Jun 27 2017

Spain: Poor English may have caused bungee-jumping death

An instructor for bungee company Flowtrack has now appeared in court in northern Spain after the horrific death of Dutch teen Vera Mol, who plunged to her death aged 17...