Stories about Culture

May 09 2017

Obama warned Trump about Flynn, former officials say

The testimony from Yates, an Obama administration holdover fired soon after for other reasons, marked her first public comments about the concerns she raised and filled...

May 09 2017

British PM boosted by local elections ahead of key vote

European Union leaders have dismissed the notion that the early elections would give the British government any leverage in the upcoming Brexit negotiations. The BBC pr...

May 09 2017

EU's Juncker: English language 'losing importance

Juncker used his address to tell MEPs and European Union officials the 27-member bloc needs to recognise and address its weaknesses, as a way to ward off the rise of po...

May 09 2017

Macron Will Be Tough on Brexit Without Punishing U.K., Says Aide

Birth of the burbs: Seventy years ago this week, work began on one of America's first suburban communities-Levittown, N.Y. -helping create the prototype for mass migrati...

May 09 2017

Richard Simmons sues National Enquirer for libel

Simmons' complaint, we stand by our reporting about him, all of which was based on solid sourcing and material evidence", a spokesman said. According to the suit , whi...

May 09 2017

Ryan Seacrest Considering Potential 'American Idol' Return

You can disconnect. On the days where you have to do it the morning after I will totally - you won't even have to think. Seacrest said during his first show, "We've kno...

May 09 2017

Is #1 at the Box Office

The worldwide weekend of the Marvel's latest release took in a strong 123.8 million US dollars for a global weekend of 268.8 million USA dollars. The film takes its place...

May 09 2017

Conte: Every English Premiership game is a battle

Chelsea moved a step closer to title glory thanks to goals from Diego Costa , Marcos Alonso and Nemanja Matic at Stamford Bridge on Monday. And despite a season in wh...

May 09 2017

Ryan Seacrest announced as new co-host for 'Live'

Pennsylvania high school teacher Richard Curtis, who co-hosted the show a couple times after winning a contest, also gave a shout-out to Seacrest, while teasing that he...

May 09 2017

North Korea claims plot reveals US state-sponsored terrorism

He was identified as Kim Hak Song , an employee of the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology. Two other Americans detained in North Korea are Otto Warmbier, s...

May 09 2017

Thomas scores 53 as Celtics take 2-0 lead

Stellar play and big 3-point shots from Thomas pushed the Celtics over the Wizards as Washington failed to put together anything of substance on offense. Instead, it was ...

May 09 2017

New photo celebrates Princess Charlotte's second birthday

The photograph was taken in April by her mother Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge , at their home, Anmer Hall, in Norfolk and is similar to images released by the fami...

May 09 2017

Has the plot for Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy 3 been revealed?

We plan to see the rest of them in the future. "It's my plan to have Sly - and I talked to him last night - to find a place for him in the future of the Marvel Universe"....

May 09 2017

Emma Watson praises genderless MTV Awards after 'Beauty' win

In terms of award shows, the MTV Movie & TV Awards might not be the most prestigious. "Firstly, I feel like I have to say something about the award itself", the H...

May 09 2017

Should the Mets move on from Matt Harvey?

Left-hander Adam Wilk was called up from Triple-A Las Vegas to face the Marlins. But Harvey's been pretty bad so far, posting a 5.14 ERA in six starts, and striking out...

May 09 2017

Blade Runner 2049 Official Trailer and Premiere Event

While there are few movies I love as much as the original Blade Runner, there are also few movies that strike me as less in need of a sequel. Officer K (Ryan Gosling)...

May 09 2017

Draymond Green called Kelly Olynyk dirty and Twitter wasn't having it

Oubre didn't take it too kindly and charged at Olynyk leading him to get ejected from the game, and ultimately suspended for his teams next game. According to an ESPN...

May 09 2017

Netflix renews '13 Reasons Why' for second season

The show's first season, containing 13 episodes , premiered at the end of March. According to USA Today , " 13 Reasons Why " revolves around the story of Hannah Bak...

May 09 2017

MTV Awards Celebrate Gender 'Fluidity'

Abraham spoke to TooFab and revealed she wasn't anxious "at all" about the internet's cultural appropriation backlash and criticism. Emma Watson Makes History: This...

May 09 2017

ConvaTec Group PLC (CTEC) Given Buy Rating at HSBC Holdings plc

The company has market cap of 14.96 billion GBP. The Firm operates in five divisions: UK Bus, megabus Europe, UK Bus (London), North America and UK Rail. Bernstein mainta...