Stories about Culture

Jun 03 2017

Ex-Penn State Officials Sentenced in Jerry Sandusky Scandal

Curley and Schultz previously entered guilty pleas to child-endangerment charges for failing to report to authorities that former football assistant coach Jerry Sandusky...

Jun 03 2017

Cleveland police fire officer who shot Tamir Rice

Officer Timothy Loehmann was sacked for submitting inaccurate details on his job application, and not for the shooting of the African-American boy who was playing wit...

Jun 03 2017

Baahubali 2 Hindi crosses Rs 500 cr mark

I never even expected in my wildest of dreams that the film would grow on to become a phenomenon of sorts. This is the first Indian film to have collected Rs 500 cr in an...

Jun 03 2017

Ariana Grande Announces Benefit Concert for Manchester Victims and Families

In a televised message, Prime Minister Theresa May announced that Britain's terror threat level will remain at critical. Until it was raised Tuesday, it had stayed at...

Jun 03 2017

Patty Jenkins Speaks About Directing Wonder Woman

Her over-protective mother, Queen Hippolyta, played by Connie Nielson, knows what her daughter is capable of and soon must stand aside and let her become a woman - Wonde...

Jun 03 2017

Pirates Of The Carribean: Salazar's Revenge (3 out of 5)

We also learn where he got all his odd accessories. Javier Bardem has a lot of fun with the role of the villain, spitting out the name Jack Sparrow - which he pronoun...

Jun 03 2017

Universal eyeing smaller budget Dark Universe films; Dwayne Johnson rumored for role

Depending on the success of the Dark Universe , Warner Bros. will have to wait out just what the audience thinks of an interconnected movie universe about public domain ...

Jun 03 2017

Prabhas' Saaho finds its villain in Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh

Actor Nawzuddin Siddiqui has praised southern star Prabhas for his performance in the magnum opus " Baahubali: The Conclusion ", calling his act as fantastic. Link-up r...

Jun 03 2017

In standing up to Trump, Europe gets its mojo back

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has had enough of President Trump . Friends don't "spy on each other", she said , and then moved on to calm tensions. Merkel's remark...

Jun 03 2017

Warriors look to avenge Finals loss

Game 2 in the series is Sunday night back at Oracle Arena with its deafening sellout crowd. A shaky first few minutes are long forgotten, and Golden State leads Cle...

Jun 03 2017

Bill Maher dropped the N-word on live TV

To be clear, Maher appeared to be absolutely joking and mocking the very concept that the n-word would offend (when the audience reacted as you'd expect). "We would wel...

Jun 03 2017

Boy dies after being hit by wounded suspect in police chase

According to State Police Bureau of Investigation, Joshua Hilton has been charged with attempted first degree murder of a police officer after an officer involved shoot...

Jun 03 2017

Compression Tights Won't Trim Running Times

Before and after each run, doctors analyzed leg strength and jump height. However, they found that although compression tights greatly reduce muscle vibration this does...

Jun 03 2017

'Liar, Liar' election protest song races up UK charts

The band said in a statement: "The success of this song shows people are fed up with this government of the rich, for the rich". A version of " Liar, Liar ", which fo...

Jun 03 2017

Jennifer Lopez is an icon for me: Jenna Dewan Tatum

And if none of the performances in the premiere are your jam, this show is promising a whole world of dance , so who knows what the rest of the season may bring. Tatum a...

Jun 03 2017

Gregg Allman On World Cafe

A remake of " Midnight Rider " from " Laid Back ", his first solo album, reached the pop Top 20 in 1973. The Allman Brothers Band would continue to tour around the co...

Jun 03 2017

Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester concert to broadcast live on 2FM

A further 35,000 tickets for the event were released to the general public on Ticketmaster for £40 each. Ticketmaster said in a statement: 'Ticketmaster was unsurpr...

Jun 03 2017

Comedian sacked by CNN after Trump severed head photo

Celebrity news website TMZ published a behind-the-scenes video on Tuesday of Griffin posing with the model head for a photo shoot. On Wednesday morning, he said , ...

Jun 03 2017

Kathy Griffin: Trump, First Family 'Personally Trying to Ruin My Life Forever'

Following the photos release, Griffin says she has lost a number of comedy jobs. Bloom also confirmed that Griffin has been contacted by the U.S. Secret Service and has...

Jun 03 2017

Pippa Middleton Recycled A Bridal Accessory She Wore To The Royal Wedding

Not to mention Pippa's head-turning wedding dress, custom made by Giles Deacon design. It is thought Meghan came later as she did not want to upstage the bride on her...