Stories about Culture

Jun 07 2017

Seattle Seahawks didn't want Colin Kaepernick competing with Russell Wilson

That Seattle signed the unheralded Davis instead of Kaepernick only heightened the chorus of those wondering if there is something of a league-wide conspiracy not t...

Jun 07 2017

Banksy withdraws art-for-votes offer in UK election

The graffiti artist had offered North Somerset voters the chance to get their hands on a souvenir print the day after the election, if they could prove they had voted for...

Jun 07 2017

Takes Stand in Sexual Assault Trial

Constand, an athletic 6-footer with dark curly hair, was calm and collected as she testified , looking at the jury as she began describing the assault. Kelly Johnson , o...

Jun 07 2017

Seth Meyers Slams Trump's 'Ill-Informed Tweets' on London Attack

Seven people were killed and at least 48 injured in a London terrorist attack Saturday night - less than two weeks after a suicide bombing in Manchester and one da...

Jun 07 2017

George and Amal Clooney welcome birth of twins

Props for gestating these children in what seemed like half the time. During Amal's pregnancy, Clooney said they had chosen not to learn the babies' genders, acco...

Jun 07 2017

Bill Cosby's chief accuser describes feeling 'humiliated and confused' after sexual assault

I wasn't able to fight in any way. A few weeks later, Sewell said, Johnson disclosed that she had woken up next to Cosby in bed with her clothes askew. Johnson said she c...

Jun 07 2017

Election drive in United Kingdom back on in terror's shadow

The police said Butt was known to them and the MI5, but there had been no evidence of the attack being planned and Butt was considered to be "low priority". A third sus...

Jun 07 2017

Alec Baldwin tells Kathy Griffin to 'ignore' Trump

Aside from her canceled tour dates, Griffin was also fired from her co-hosting gig on CNN's New Year's Eve special alongside Anderson Cooper . The Secret Service...

Jun 07 2017

Two Australians confirmed dead in London Bridge terror attack

Brave Australian nurse Kirsty Boden was killed by terrorists as she ran towards danger in an effort to help people, her family have said. Kirsty, from the town of Lo...

Jun 07 2017

Anti-Trumper Arrested for Leaking Top-Secret Info

She had been working at an unidentified government facility in Georgia "since on or about February 13" and held a top secret security clearance, according to authoritie...

Jun 07 2017

Ole Miss Issues Latest Response To NCAA Investigation

The university said its self-imposed sanctions, including a 2017 postseason ban for the Rebels' football team, reductions in scholarships and recruiting availability and ...

Jun 07 2017

Liam Gallagher Slams Brother Noel for Missing One Love Manchester Concert

Despite rumours of an Oasis reunion for the concert, which raised money for those affected by the Manchester Arena bombing last month, Noel was out of the country for...

Jun 07 2017

Fans question Usher's whereabouts after One Love Manchester no-show

Ahead of the gig, Grande reportedly changed the setlist after meeting with a victim's mother who told the pop star her daughter would have wanted "to hear the hits". ...

Jun 07 2017

Timeline in Bill Cosby's sexual assault case

Friends describe the 44-year-old Constand as upbeat, calm and focused ahead of the trial. His admission came in a deposition in a 2005 sexual abuse lawsuit brought agains...

Jun 07 2017

Gareth Bale savours Real Madrid's Champions League final win in Cardiff

Juventus fan leave San Carlo's square at the end of the Champions League final soccer match between Juventus and Real Madrid , in Turin, Italy, Saturday, June 3, 2017....

Jun 07 2017

Universal Adds Two More Monsters To Their Dark Universe

Kurtzman also hinted at some spin-offs and bringing in new monsters. " We know we're going to do Frankenstein, Bride of Frankenstein, Dracula, Creature from the Black L...

Jun 07 2017

Cosby's accuser says she was drugged, groped; 'I was frozen'

He asked her to raise her tongue". Both times, Constand said, she made it clear she didn't welcome the behavior. When being cross examined, Cosby's lawyers called her...

Jun 07 2017

Police officer dances with kids at Manchester charity concert

The show featured live performances by Grande , Pharrell Williams , Katy Perry , Justin Bieber , Robbie Williams , the Black Eyed Peas , Miley Cyrus , Coldplay a...

Jun 07 2017

Ashley Graham was sexually harassed on photoshoot

And I talk about my back fat and my cellulite because it's important to have women in the media addressing the things that society has called flaws", she said. Then, ...

Jun 07 2017

Coroner: Nevada woman says child's body in Illinois garage

The victim also indicated there were two children still in the home that Quate was abusive to. Dye said it is believed that the child's body had been there for two year...