Stories about Culture

Jun 05 2017

Sexual assault trial opens against actor Bill Cosby

McMonagle, alternating between an intimate whisper and a window-rattling voice of doom, issued a scathing assessment of Constand, saying that she had been "untruthful tim...

Jun 05 2017

Ariana Grande makes triumphant return to Manchester

You could say all of the acts on the bill - Justin Bieber, Katy Perry , Coldplay, Miley Cyrus, Marcus Mumford, Take That, Robbie Williams, the Black Eyed Peas (sans Ferg...

Jun 05 2017

Family of London Bridge terrorist ask to 'grieve in peace'

The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility. The three men, wearing fake suicide bomb vests, were shot dead by eight officers outside a pub after police opened f...

Jun 05 2017

Ariana Grande's all-star Manchester benefit is a moving expression of resilience

With an estimated audience of 50,000, the sold-out event saw some of the biggest names in the music world join Grande to support her in her attempt to raise funds for the...

Jun 05 2017

MTV to live-stream "One Love Manchester"

This fan said what everyone was thinking: Ariana's engagement could never overshadow the wonderful concert she put on, but it would still be pretty exciting if it turns...

Jun 05 2017

Grande's One Love concert tickets sell out

She will be joined by Hollywood's mightiest including: Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Coldplay, Take That, Niall Horan, Miley Cyrus, Usher and Pharrell. Three more massive ...

Jun 05 2017

Ariana Grande's Manchester benefit gig raises 2.35 mn euros

A suicide bomber killed 22 adults and children outside Ariana's concert at the Manchester Arena. Piers was also full of admiration for Ariana's performance at the con...

Jun 05 2017

Kathy Griffin FIRED over Donald Trump joke

She added that she would ask the photographer to take down the images. Kathy Griffin has officially been fired by CNN. "It is clearly disgusting and completely inap...

Jun 05 2017

Dead Men Tell No Tales

You can catch Geoffrey Rush , Javier Bardem , Kaya Scodelario and Brenton Thwaites talking about hanging upside down, broken shoulders, working with Johnny Depp a...

Jun 05 2017

Details About The 'Wonder Woman' Sequel Are Emerging

Not just in India, the movie was ranked number 3 on the United States BO right behind Vin Diesel's Fast and Furious 8 and Salma Hayek's How to be a Latin Love. Accordin...

Jun 05 2017

'Wonder Woman' gross revised up to $103.1 million

The Gal Gadot-fronted superhero movie did especially well in the US. These confirmations give rise to questions about how Wonder Woman 2 could blend the 1900s and...

Jun 05 2017

Federation Internationale de Football Association 'in regular contact' with Qatar amid growing diplomatic dispute

UAE carriers Emirates, Etihad and FlyDubai confirmed they will be suspending flights to Doha, Qatar , until further notice either from late June 5 or early June 6. The...

Jun 05 2017

Saudi Arabia, Egypt And Other Arab Nations Cut Diplomatic Ties With Qatar

Dorsey said the Saudis' attempt to isolate Qatar has three goals: to compel Gulf states to take a side; to compel Muslim nations to take a side as well; and, to pressur...

Jun 05 2017

Tom Cruise takes to the skies in the first 'American Made' trailer

Russell's American Hustle to mind in this sense - especially when Cruise as Barry Seal (via voiceover) claims that " Some of this s**t really happened ". Cruise asks ...

Jun 05 2017

Police detain more people over London Bridge attack

London's Metropolitan Police said they will release the identities of the attackers "as soon as operationally possible". There is a good service on all tube lines excep...

Jun 05 2017

Is Ariana Grande engaged?

The American singer was in tears by the end of the song , but the mood of the concert throughout the night was celebratory and defiant. "Tonight is all about love", Gr...

Jun 05 2017

Ariana Grande performs with boyfriend Mac Miller at One Love Manchester Concert

During the star-studded concert Grande was joined by Marcus Mumford, Miley Cyrus , Justin Bieber, Katy Perry , the Black Eyed Peas , Chris Martin , Oasis, Pharrell, ...

Jun 05 2017

'Wonder Woman' conquers box office with heroic $100.5 million

Wonder Woman was directed by Patty Jenkins , who previously made Monster , a biopic of serial killer Aileen Wuornos starring Charlize Theron. "Patty's vision mesmeri...

Jun 05 2017

Fox News accuses Wonder Woman of not being 'American enough'

Gal Gadot as the Amazonian warrior, Diana has won the heart of fans. " Wonder Woman " added $122.5 million internationally, including $38 million in China. Actually Chr...

Jun 05 2017

Wonder Woman becomes biggest opening by a female director

Wonder Woman has enjoyed a superpowered start at the box office, smashing the record for the largest United States opening weekend ever from a female director. That, com...