Stories about Culture

May 31 2017

Ariana Grande to hold Manchester charity concert Sunday with Coldplay, Bieber, others

The concert will be held at the Emirates Old Trafford cricket stadium and will even be broadcast on the BBC . Grande wrapped up his short message with a link to a don...

May 31 2017

Blast in Kabul diplomatic kills at least 9

The explosion also shattered windows at the Japanese embassy. Germany will not carry out flights deporting rejected asylum seekers to Afghanistan in the next few days...

May 31 2017

Trump Expected to Withdraw US From Paris Climate Accord

For the Republican president, a withdrawal would reflect his "America First" approach to policy, unencumbered by worldwide obligations. Axios cited "two sources ...

May 31 2017

At least 90 dead, 400 wounded in massive Kabul explosion

Pajhwok news agency quoted Najib Danish of the Ministry of Interior as saying that it was a suicide auto bombing. On Wednesday morning, a bomb hidden in a sewage tanker...

May 31 2017

More Arrests in Connection with Deadly Manchester Arena Bombing

MANCHESTER, England (AP) - Police have arrested two more people and are searching a new site in Manchester suspected of links to the bombing that killed 22 people at...

May 31 2017

The Note: The White House staff shakeup begins

His last day has not yet been determined. But if we hadn't known Dubke was approved to helm Trump's communications department from official reports, the former Crossroa...

May 31 2017

Surviving victim of train attack out of hospital

Meche, 23, and Ricky John Best, 53, were killed Friday as they tried to stop Jeremy Joseph Christian from harassing Hudson's 16-year-old daughter, Destinee Mangum , an...

May 31 2017

Official says Trump expected to pull U.S. from Paris deal

The US leader refused to reaffirm his country's commitment to the accord at a G7 summit in Italy last week. At the time of its signing a year ago, Obama hailed the agr...

May 31 2017

Olivia Newton-John reveals breast cancer relapse

PEOPLE reports that two weeks ago, Olivia had postponed the first half of her tour due to severe back pain , which doctors initially believed to be sciatica. She wi...

May 31 2017

Jessica Chastain: the portrayal of women in films is disturbing

She said she was surprised by the overall representation of female characters, ending her closing remarks by offering a solution to the film world: include more female...

May 31 2017

Official says Trump expected to pull U.S. from... 11:03 am Wednesday

Trump was critical of the deal during his campaign and has been considering whether to remain in the pact. The secretary-general announced that he intends to hold a cli...

May 31 2017

Heated Immigration Debate Led To Texas Lawmakers' Scuffle

During the break, some Democratic lawmakers looked up to the protesters and clapped, Texas House Democrats told The Texas Tribune . A raucous protest involving several...

May 31 2017

80 dead, more than 350 injured in Afghanistan attack

The attack came as the resurgent Taliban are stepping up their annual "spring offensive". According to CNN , the Taliban in a statement denied responsibility for the...

May 31 2017

Kapil Sharma admitted to Mumbai hospital

Stand-up comedian turned actor, Kapil Sharma, has been chosen to be conferred with the award. According to the report, Kapil is recovering well and stable now. However, K...

May 31 2017

Trump pulling US out of Paris climate deal: Axios

China , India, Canada and the European Union have said they will stick by the deal, even if the USA pulls out. Ironically, even Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort could be ...

May 31 2017

Jessica Chastain blasts representation of women in films at Cannes

It won the second big prize, the Grand Prix. Watching 20 movies in 10 days would be a whirlwind for anyone, let alone someone tasked with judging said films for o...

May 31 2017

WH communications director Michael Dubke resigns

White House communications director Michael Dubke has confirmed he is leaving the White House and says his last day on the job has not been determined. The latest revel...

May 31 2017

Gregg Allman: Remembering The Man Behind The Music

As the title track of his 1987 album suggests, Allman was admittedly no angel. But you knew that he's dodged so many bullets in his life. He said: "He would think or ...

May 31 2017

Tour manager John Spencer defends Lions schedule after Steve Hansen criticism

The British & Irish Lions team responds to their welcome with a Welsh song as they arrive at Auckland International Airport. United Kingdom born triplets Charlie, Har...

May 31 2017

Trump says comic should be ashamed for severed head video

Trump's head , covered in blood, circulated the internet on Tuesday. As you surely know, the amusing lady made headlines after she was photographed holding POTUS' bloody...