Stories about Culture

Dec 27 2017

Star Wars A New Hope Actor Alfie Curtis Passes Away

Cornelius Evazan in 1977's Star Wars: A New Hope , passed away on December 26 as the Comic Book Star Wars website first reported; the cause of death is still unkno...

Dec 27 2017

Jessica Falkholt and sister Annabelle fighting to life after vehicle crash

The 29-year-old - who played Hope Morrison in the TV series in 2016 - is reported to be fighting for her life following the Boxing Day crash that took place on a high...

Dec 27 2017

Luann's bedroom antics triggered hotel to call the cops

Luann de Lesseps issued a Twitter apology to anyone she may have offended or hurt by her actions. Going by the police report , Julie complied with the officers' reque...

Dec 27 2017

China Seemingly Brokers New Afghanistan-Pakistan Talks

They reaffirmed a broad-based and inclusive peace and reconciliation process, which is "Afghan-led, Afghan-owned", and fully supported regionally and internationally, a...

Dec 27 2017

Mutko steps down as RFU president

Mutko's decision to step aside "for six months" from the RFU has been viewed as an attempt to draw the fire of western critics of Russia's World Cup hosting in the wake o...

Dec 27 2017

Tokyo-bound flight returns to LA with unauthorized person

Teigen, who was on the plane with husband John Legend, tweeted that the plane made an about-face about four hours into the scheduled 11-hour flight. "After all this I wil...

Dec 27 2017

Rihanna's Cousin Killed In Barbados, Singer Urges Gun Violence End!

Rihanna has shared a picture of herself with cousin Tavon Kaiseen Alleyne on Instagram . The eight-time Grammy victor often returns to her hometown in Barbados to s...

Dec 27 2017

Sony Might Be Into a Mad About You Revival

Why indeed. TVLine reports that a Mad About You revival is in the works , and if all goes according to plan, original stars Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt would both b...

Dec 27 2017

Kim Kardashian Look What Kanye Got Me for Xmas ... Stock-ing Stuffers!!!

Taking to Instagram , Kardashian told her followers that Ye had first given her a box containing Apple earbuds, a Mickey Mouse toy, Adidas socks, and an Amazon vo...

Dec 27 2017

Real Housewife Luann de Lesseps Arrested in Florida

The attorney quoted her as saying, "I'm going to kill you all". CNN has contacted representatives for de Lesseps for comment but has not received a statement yet. In ...

Dec 27 2017

Description Of First Solo: A Star Wars Story Trailer Surfaces

Overall, the movie is expected to make $750 million to $800 million in the United States and Canada and a similar amount overseas to reach the projected $1.6 billion tota...

Dec 27 2017

Star shocks with Instagram Live 'sex' session

When asked by VladTV how she got into stripping Cardi - real name Belcalis Almanzar - replied: 'I was living with my ex-boyfriend who was beating my ass'. Cardi B didn...

Dec 26 2017

Doctor Who Christmas Special Review: The Series Embraces Change

Fans had varied opinions about Whittaker's appearance. Peter Capaldi , who played the 12th Doctor Who , passed on the reins to Whittaker during the Christmas special ...

Dec 26 2017

BJP distances itself from Union Minister's "Changing Constitution" remark

A confident Hegde added, "We are here to change the Constitution and we'll change it". Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah lashed out at Anant Kumar Hegde for his...

Dec 26 2017

What's the future of the Miss America pageant after email scandal?

The president, Josh Randle, told The Associated Press his comment responding to an email to his private account about the physical appearance of 2013 victor Mallory Hag...

Dec 26 2017

Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF (VCSH) Plans $0.17 Dividend

In trading on Tuesday, shares of the Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF (Symbol: VCSH) entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $79.15 per share. A...

Dec 26 2017

Lorde Cancels Israeli Show

Lorde acknowledged the backlash last week when she responded to an open letter written by supporters of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement calling for her ...

Dec 26 2017

'Mamma Mia!' Sequel First Trailer Goes Online (Week in Review)

As the film goes back and forth in time to show how relationships forged in the past resonate in the present, James will play the role of young Donna. Julie Walters, Aman...

Dec 26 2017

Rajinikanth's 6-Day Fan Meet Begins Today In Chennai

Entering is equal to victory", Rajinikanth added. "I am excited to meet my fans". His pronouncement in May led to a frenzy - "If God wills it, I will enter politics t...

Dec 26 2017

Queen Elizabeth pays tribute to London, Manchester in Christmas message

Elizabeth and Philip missed last year's service with the flu. "This Christmas, I think of London and Manchester, whose powerful identities shone through over the past...