Stories about Culture

May 26 2017

Cannes festival holds moment of silence for Manchester

No place on Earth is more devoted to the "auteur" filmmaker than the Cannes Film Festival. Among the many in attendance were Will Smith , Charlize Theron , Tilda S...

May 26 2017

Circus owner says final show is a 'celebration'

As the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus performed its second-to-last show Sunday afternoon, a group of retired and former circus performers sat across the street...

May 26 2017

Man arrested inside Sandra Bullock's home convicted of stalking

In addition to probation, a 10-year protective order was issued against Corbett. Officers responded to a 911 call placed by Bullock and found Corbett inside her home....

May 26 2017

Walkers Crisps #WalkersWave Selfie Stunt Backfires In Spectacular Fashion

Each video starts with Gary Lineker holding a framed picture in front of his face. WALKERS CRISPS HAS apologised for a selfie competition which was hijacked by pictur...

May 26 2017

Police arrest fifth suspect in deadly Manchester Arena attack

The 22-year-old Briton is also reported to have been an associate of Manchester IS recruiter Raphael Hostey - known as Abu Qaqa al-Britani - who was killed in Syria b...

May 26 2017

Lana Del Rey Shares Album Release Date

Fans have been speculating furiously for weeks about the enigmatic Lana Del Rey's upcoming album A Lust for Life . Meanwhile, check out her recently-released video for...

May 26 2017

Geoffrey Rush Sends Fans Gold Pirates Of The Caribbean Coins

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales also known as Pirates of Caribbean: Salazar's Revenge . All of them are set against yet another undead sea captain ...

May 26 2017

Try not to cheer on this record-setting Plinko performance

With his second chip, he won another $1,000, and his third chip gained him $10,000 more. And that was just the beginning for Ryan . After winning on his $1 bid, he t...

May 26 2017

Will Montana body slam cost Republican?

Gianforte, do not wish to discuss. "At 5:08 p.m. yesterday, Gallatin County sheriff's deputies responded to a report of an assault". The Gianforte campaign releas...

May 26 2017

GLAAD reports slim increase in LGBTQ representation in film

The two-minute video features, by GLAAD's count, 14 LGBTQ characters, a whopping 20 percent of the 70 found in all of the 125 films in the study. The report also trac...

May 26 2017

Swedish prosecutor drops investigation into Julian Assange for suspected rape

Marianne Ny, Sweden's director of public prosecution, has made a decision to "discontinue the preliminary investigation", the Swedish Prosecution Authority announced on M...

May 26 2017

Meghan makes it to Pippa's reception

But the U.S. actress failed to appear before cameras. George, in beige breeches by Pepa & C, and Charlotte, looking resplendent in a floral garland, were joined by othe...

May 25 2017

Playboy model pleads no contest for post of nude woman

Dani Mathers entered the plea in Los Angeles County Superior Court and was sentenced to either 45 days in jail or 30 days of community service removing graffiti. Altho...

May 25 2017

Nicole Kidman disappointed female directors are minority

Nicole Kidman is urging women to support female directors. Director Coppola said she wanted to remake The Beguiled from "a female point of view" but she's not trying...

May 25 2017

Rihanna and Lupita Nyong'o Twitter joke turns into crime caper film deal

In a testament to the power of social media and the internet, a single Tumblr post has spawned a full-fledged movie campaign and deal, uniting Rihanna , Lupita Nyong'o ...

May 25 2017

Katy Perry confirms it: She and Taylor Swift indeed have bad blood

This marks the second time Perry openly discussed her long-rumored battle with Swift. Perry later added , "I don't have any beef really with anyone". "She basically tr...

May 25 2017

Duterte declares martial law in Phillipines island

Duterte responded that drugs are the "scourge of my nation now and I have to do something to preserve the Filipino nation". The fighting broke out after a joint team of...

May 25 2017

Unidentified object flies over North Korean border

While the North boasted about its earth photos, the South's military said additional analysis is needed to verify Pyongyang's claim of advances in terms of mastering th...

May 25 2017

Word of Trump pick for Federal Bureau of Investigation director could come within days

Schiff also commented today on reports that Trump met with Comey in January and demanded the Federal Bureau of Investigation director's loyalty. - Adam Lee, special a...

May 25 2017

Kim Kardashian slammed for 'disgusting' Ariana Grande tribute after Manchester terror attack

Witnesses related the horror of the Manchester blast, which unleashed a stampede just as the concert ended at what is Europe's largest indoor arena, full to a capacit...