Stories about Culture

May 29 2017

Ariana Grande Will Return to Manchester for Benefit Concert

When home-grown terrorists attacked London subway and bus lines in 2005, some blamed Britain's involvement in the Iraq war. The force have arrested ten people on susp...

May 29 2017

Manchester attack: Ariana Grande plans benefit gig

While attending a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting in Brussels on Thursday, both U.S. President Donald Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May condemne...

May 29 2017

Manchester terror attack sparks rise in reports of South Yorkshire hate crimes

Two people, a 16-year-old boy and a 34-year-old woman, who were held as part of the probe have since been released without charge. United States pop star Ariana Grande...

May 29 2017

CCTV shows United Kingdom bomber on night of attack

Marathon runners pay respect at flower tributes in St Ann's square, before the Great Manchester Run in Manchester, England Sunday, May 28, 2017. Grande has promised to ...

May 29 2017

Is filmmaker's Cannes callback an award omen?

The art-scene satire The Square stars Elisabeth Moss, Dominic West, and Claes Bang. But after he reacts foolishly to the theft of his phone, the respected father of two...

May 29 2017

Ariana Grande Promises to Return to Manchester: "We Won't Let Hate Win"

A suicide bomber detonated an improvised device near one of Manchester Arena's exits following Grande's sold-out show Monday night, killing 22 and leaving more than 60 in...

May 29 2017

Ariana Grande announces benefit concert for Manchester

The images are the first to show how the 22-year-old looked when he detonated the bomb he was carrying in the worst terror attack in Britain for more than a decade. Five ...

May 29 2017

More Manchester terror suspects arrested

Greater Manchester Police said two men, aged 20 and 22, were detained early Saturday on suspicion of terror offenses. Investigators say they have dismantled a large part ...

May 29 2017

Playboy model pleads no contest for post of naked woman

A former Playboy Playmate of the Year will spend 30 days cleaning graffiti off the streets of Los Angeles , after being convicted of body shaming an elderly woman as...

May 29 2017

Iranian film "A Man of Integrity" wins 'Certain Regard' competition at Cannes

Jury member Smith made the best of the situation, pretending to be Kidman. The film marked a milestone in the Cuban film production in the fruitful 1960s, along with Me...

May 29 2017

Spain: police arrest 5 Barca ultras before Copa final

The final will also be the last match for departing Barcelona coach Luis Enrique , who could bow out with a third straight Copa del Rey . The five-time Ballon d...

May 29 2017

Art world satire The Square wins Palme d'Or

Danish actor Claes Bang plays a museum director and divorced father of two young daughters who gets robbed in broad daylight in the city centre. Coppola is only the...

May 29 2017

'Pirates of the Caribbean' tops box office, 'Baywatch' sinks

Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales is dominating the weekend with an estimated $76.6 million domestically over the four-day Memorial Day weekend...

May 29 2017

British police stop sharing Manchester attack info with the U.S. after leaks

The decision to stop sharing police information with USA agencies was an extraordinary step as Britain sees the United States as its closest ally on security and intellig...

May 29 2017

Ariana Grande to hold benefit concert for Manchester terror attack victims

Grande said after the attack that she was heartbroken. Final victim of Monday's attack named as Megan Hurley . Mark Rowley, head of Britain's counter-terrorism poli...

May 29 2017

Motor-racing-Sato becomes first Japanese driver to win Indy 500

It was the third time in four years that Honda had reached victory lane. Will Power 24. Fernando Alonso 25. Takuma Sato held off Helio Castroneves to become t...

May 29 2017

Cannes 2017: Ruben Östlund's The Square wins the Palme d'Or

He led the crowd in a cheer, too. Sofia Coppola became the second woman in history to win Best Director at the Cannes Film Festival. The art-scene satire The S...

May 29 2017

Joseph leads Phillies over Rockies 2-1 in 11 innings

Phillies manager Pete Mackanin sat usual starting 3B Mikael Franco and starting C Cameron Rupp for the second straight game. "Took 11 innings, but I'm happy we won". "Wi...

May 29 2017

Former US Diplomat Zbigniew Brzezinski Dies at 89

His death was announced in a tweet on Friday by his daughter, Mika Brzezinski , a co-host of the MSNBC program " Morning Joe ". "My father passed away peacefully tonig...

May 29 2017

Southern Rock pioneer Gregg Allman dies

I was just a fan and admirer of what he, Duane [Allman] and the rest of the band had done. Many fans hoped Betts and Allman would perform together one final time, but the...