Stories about Culture

Aug 01 2017

Kathy Griffin shaves head in solidarity with sister in chemo

It's not clear what kind of cancer Griffin's sister is battling with, but it's interesting that Griffin's mother applauded her for shaving her head with no ...

Aug 01 2017

Get a sneak peek at Frozen on Broadway!

In fact, the production - with music and lyrics by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, expanded from their film score; and a book by Jennifer Lee, who wrote and co-d...

Aug 01 2017

Kelly Cancels Tour Dates Amid Cult Allegations

Almost half of R. Kelly's upcoming tour dates have been canceled. Kelly returned to the stage Friday for the first time since facing allegations of running a sex cul...

Aug 01 2017

What to expect on WWE Smackdown

It will be John Cena Vs Shinsuke Nakamura with the stipulation that the victor will get to face the WWE Champion at Summerslam . One week after regaining the WWE U...

Aug 01 2017

Resolution talks at Bank of England begin amid pay strike threat

If the bank fails to resolve the pay dispute the union will be consulting its members across other departments of the bank as part of the escalation plan. Bank staff will...

Aug 01 2017

Knife-wielding man lunged at officers before fatal shooting

Four uniformed officers from the 67th Precinct then responded to a fifth-floor apartment inside 1370 New York Ave., near Foster Avenue, authorities said. However, police ...

Aug 01 2017

Jaume Collet-Serra to Direct Disney's Jungle Cruise

J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay ( Star Trek 4 ) wrote the most recent draft of the script. Plot details are still under wraps. There is now no shortlist or frontrunner t...

Aug 01 2017

Harvard apologizes after alumni directory said Anthony Scaramucci died

Kate Hudson , who starred in How to Lose a Guy in Ten Days , shared a post of the film, which was photoshopped with the President and Scaramucci's faces. The Hollywo...

Aug 01 2017

George, Amal Clooney to Help 7 Lebanese Public Schools Educate Syrian Refugees

Lebanon, the birthplace of global human rights lawyer Mrs. Clooney, has the world's highest population of refugees per capita. The Clooney Foundation for Justice's in...

Aug 01 2017

One in five uni students sexually harassed

The person who sexually assaulted you had no right to do what they did. "It is not your fault". The national study of more than 30,000 students was undertaken following...

Aug 01 2017

Kerala actress abduction case: Cops grill Appunni for six hours

Sources said Appuni's mobile phone was seized by the cops who mainly asked him about Suni calling him on phone from jail and conspiracy in the case. In the remand repo...

Aug 01 2017

The Flash season 4 will be lighter in tone, says EP

Although Team Flash was able to defeat the God of Speed, and convince Caitlin Snow/Killer Frost (Danielle Panabaker) to not be evil, a massive storm manifested above Ce...

Aug 01 2017

John Cena Cast In Transformers 'Bumblebee' Spinoff

Production kicked off on Monday in California . John Cena , meanwhile, is obviously trying to move out of the WWE in a more meaningful way and avoid WWE Studios-pro...

Aug 01 2017

Spotify Has Just Passed 60m Paid Subscribers

The timing couldn't be any better either as Spotify is planning an IPO for later this year. Spotify is experimenting in new media to increase the time customers spe...

Aug 01 2017

Indian boy becomes 1st victim in country of the 'Blue Whale' dare

According to the reports, the deceased identified as Manpreet Singh is said to be addicted to an online video game known as "Blue Whale", wherein a group of administrator...

Aug 01 2017

'Game of Thrones' gives fans a meeting two decades in the making

Olenna then asks Jaime very casually how she'll be killed by him. Cersei's daughter Myrcella is dead because of Ellaria and her poison kiss. Remember Cers...

Aug 01 2017

Jonny Mitchell branded a 'mug' for dumping Chyna Ellis live on TV

What with his failed romance with Camilla Thurlow (who just so happened to be described as the "nation's sweetheart" by adoring fans) and that debate about feminism, he...

Aug 01 2017

Melisandre Confirmed What 'Game of Thrones' Is Really About

Turner told INSIDER that the two friends still get to see each other while filming because they are generally in the same area. "It was fun to play - she does...

Aug 01 2017

Protested by Trans Comm. at Politicon

An extension of the "gay panic" defense, the "trans panic" defense is still being used by defendants today to essentially legalize the murder of trans people , which i...

Aug 01 2017

Blake Lively reveals how she really feels about Ryan Reynolds' 'dad tweets'

Reynolds has become a social media favorite of late for his tweets about about parenting , which Lively admits are " completely made-up ". But as Lively recently told...