Stories about Culture

Jun 01 2017

Pirates of the Carribbean: Salazar's Revenge

The Pirates franchise has the domestic record for Memorial Day, set in 2007 when " Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End " pulled in $139 million over the four day...

Jun 01 2017

Settlement approved in Oakland police sex scandal

The Oakland City Council has approved a almost $1 million settlement after a police sex scandal involving several of their former officers and a young woman who identif...

Jun 01 2017

Trump's son traumatized, thought Kathy Griffin really beheaded his dad

Griffin , who apologized for the video , begged her fans for forgiveness and says she has asked Shields to remove the images. "I sincerely apologize ", Griffin said in...

Jun 01 2017

Kathy Griffin Axed by CNN Over Trump Decapitation Pic

Several hours after the gruesome photos surfaced, Griffin released an apology video, acknowledging she "went way too far ". The first video showed a straight-faced G...

Jun 01 2017

The UK Is Back To Sharing Intelligence With The US

Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to confront President Donald Trump about these leaks when the two meet at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brusse...

Jun 01 2017

White House Ducks Questions Over Kushner Back-Channel Reports

Mr. Trump's Twitter message appeared shortly after his counselor, Kellyanne Conway, went on the same program to call talk of collusion with Russian Federation "a rush to ...

Jun 01 2017

Nicole Murphy Thinks Trump's Beheaded Pic is 'Funny' and He Deserves It

A midnight tweet from President Donald Trump has social media trying to find a meaning in the mysterious term "covfefe". Outrage over the photo shoot and a 12-second...

Jun 01 2017

Eminem Celebrates 'The Eminem Show' Anniversary With Cassette Reissue

The most expensive bundle features a lenticular motion printed cover and a t-shirt that pays homage to album artwork in the liner notes. "Really hope it's a new album -...

Jun 01 2017

False Facebook stories added to Trump win - Clinton

Hillary Clinton spoke with Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher at Recode's CodeCon on Wednesday, and she did not hold back. Clinton also blamed alleged Russian election i...

Jun 01 2017

Hailee Steinfeld in Talks to Lead 'Transformers' Spinoff 'Bumblebee'

Steinfeld made her feature debut in Joel and Ethan Coen's 2010 remake of True Grit , netting her an Oscar nomination for best actress in a supporting role. The project i...

Jun 01 2017

Demi Lovato Tweets Support For Ariana Grande's Manchester Benefit Concert

Niall Horan jumped at the chance to be part of Ariana Grande's benefit concert in Manchester, England on Sunday (04Jun17) when she personally asked him to perform. A...

Jun 01 2017

Manchester attack: United Kingdom resumes USA intelligence sharing after leak row

Another man has been arrested in connection with the Manchester bombing on Sunday, according to police, bringing the total number of men held in custody following the att...

Jun 01 2017

Train stabbing survivor: 'I'm just trying to heal'

You've got no safe place. "That's what liberalism gets you", he was recorded saying. Authorities say Jeremy Joseph Christian started verbally abusing two young women,...

Jun 01 2017

Southern rock music pioneer Gregg Allman dies

The legendary founder of The Allman Brothers Band died at age 69 on Saturday at his home in Savannah, Georgia. In 2010, Allman received a liver transplant. "If he t...

Jun 01 2017

Baghdad ice cream shop targeted by ISIS car bomb

The attacks targeted commercial areas and a patrol of Sunni anti-Islamic State tribal fighters, they said. Beirut, London - The US-led coalition warplanes dropped leafl...

Jun 01 2017

The Most Dramatic Moments on the Cannes Film Festival Red Carpet

While posing on the red carpet at the star-studded event in the South of France, the slit in her dress shifted towards the front putting Bella's nude underwear on full ...

Jun 01 2017

'Wonder Woman' review: Gal Gadot helps deliver DC's first great superhero movie

Gadot's heritage and support for Israel is the driving factor in the Campaign's " Wonder Women " boycott. Lebanese law boycotts all "Israeli products" since the two c...

Jun 01 2017

Melania Trump questions Kathy Griffin's mental health

The comedian has since apologized and removed the image, admitting it "is too disturbing". "I am sorry. I went too far". She described the project as an "artsy fa...

Jun 01 2017

Trump says comic Kathy Griffin should be ashamed for severed head video

I sincerely apologize . I am just now seeing the reaction to these images. "I'm a comic. I cross the line". I'm a comic. I crossed the line. "We are pleased to see s...

Jun 01 2017

Trump defends Kushner, administration against what he calls 'fake news'

Trump made the comments in a statement to the New York Times on Sunday evening, a day after returning from a multicountry overseas trip. "It is my opinion that num...