Stories about Culture

Jun 07 2017

Cosby Lawyer Challenges Accuser's Memory

Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse, Monday, June 5, 2017 in Norristown, Pa. The post Bill Cosby trial opens for 2...

Jun 07 2017

Bill Cosby arrives at courthouse for 2nd day of trial

Cosby grinned at the defence table as she struggled to explain them. On its face, her claim wasn't surprising, he said, given the stressful conditions of working at Wil...

Jun 07 2017

Peacock takes out $500 in wine after crashing liquor store

Ghanem said the store lost $500 in merchandise due to the peacock's antics, but said that it could have been much worse. The store's front door was left open and the bird...

Jun 07 2017

Cyndi Lauper to help turn 'Working Girl' film into a musical

Cyndi Lauper , who picked up a best original score Tony Award in 2013 for her first foray into Broadway musicals, Kinky Boots , has locked down her next project in the f...

Jun 07 2017

Comedian Kathy Griffin addresses her controversial Trump tweet

Griffin appeared surprised at the number of cameras and reporters in a packed conference room at her lawyer's office, her hands shaking at one point when she took a sip o...

Jun 07 2017

Chastain troubled by women's representation in films at Cannes

Chastain, who appeared in the Cannes released film Happy Ends , said the portrayal of complex female characters in movies could use some improvement. "We are missing a l...

Jun 07 2017

Tears as Ariana Grande leads 'night of love' at Manchester benefit concert

According to official consolidated figures - which includes catch-up and other services - the most-watched programme of the year was the Broadchurch finale, broadcast in ...

Jun 07 2017

Jason Dufner wins the Memorial Tournament

Fowler was runner-up in 2010, shot 84 from the final group playing with Tiger Woods in 2012 and was among the leaders on the back nine Sunday. "It will be over tomorrow...

Jun 07 2017

Farrah Abraham says she's just 'friends' with Simon Saran

While Farrah still has a rocky relationship with her soon-to-be stepdad - who says planning is "coming along" - they do still plan on having her as part of the wedding. "...

Jun 07 2017

Grande's Manchester benefit concert goes on

After she closed Sunday night's show with a haunting rendition of Somewhere Over The Rainbow , there have been calls for the 23-year-old to be granted the freedom of the...

Jun 07 2017

Briana DeJesus to star on 'Teen Mom 2'

When asked how she feels to be returning to the show DeJesus admitted, "It's a little nerve-racking..." Briana shared that she and Devon are no longer together, and that ...

Jun 07 2017

HBO Developing 'Brown Girls' Comedy Based On Web Series

That's very important to me. We want a show that is gritty. Asghar is best known for this project and her popular contemporary poetry . And also part of it is the way ...

Jun 07 2017

Ariana Grande's mum joins fans in One Love Manchester concert crowd

While One Love Manchester was no secret, the list of performing artists was not made public until the day of the concert. Other stars included Pharrell Williams, One ...

Jun 07 2017

Bill Maher apologizes for using racial slur on HBO's 'Real Time'

Griffin said the video was meant to be a pointed comeback to Trump's remark last summer that journalist Megyn Kelly had "blood coming out of her eyes, blood coming out of...

Jun 07 2017

Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial begins in Pennsylvania

Constand's complaint was referred to Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, where the district attorney found the case to be too weak to prosecute. Judge Steven T. Cosby has ...

Jun 07 2017

Al Gore: Trump's Paris decision 'reckless,' but we'll go on without him

He said that the American people would continue to lead on climate change even if Mr. Trump refused. Tapper and Gore discussed Gore's meeting with Donald and Ivan...

Jun 07 2017

Ten still in custody in Manchester investigation

He appears to have returned to the United Kingdom from a trip to Syria and Libya just days before the attack. Armed police patrol in front of scaffolding covering the e...

Jun 07 2017

Weekend Box Office: 'Pirates' A Big Looter, 'Baywatch' A Big Loser

The R-Rated film is yet to be released in numerous markets. The worldwide tally was more than three-fourths (76.9%) of its global haul, so we'll have to wait and see if t...

Jun 07 2017

Universal's Dark Universe Adds Two More Monster Movies

Directed by Alex Kurtzman , the film will bring together some of our favorite classic monsters in an all new shared universe involving Universal Monsters. And Jake - w...

Jun 07 2017

Officer attacked with hammer outside Notre Dame in Paris

Collomb said the officer's condition is not very serious. Police told The Associated Press that the situation near the world-famous cathedral had ended, after earlier t...