Stories about Arts&Culture

May 27 2017

Father of alleged Manchester bomber Salman Abedi says his son is innocent

Greater Manchester Police had labelled it a possible act of terror within 17 minutes of the blast going off, mobilising a major operation that included the closure of a...

May 26 2017

Block on Trump travel ban upheld by 4th Circuit

The US Constitution forbids religious discrimination. But it can not meet the "good faith" requirement, the court concluded, because there is "ample evidence" that the or...

May 26 2017

Trump 'hopeful' of brokering Middle-east peace deal

NPR's Tamara Keith is traveling with the president. President Donald Trump on Tuesday slammed the perpetrators behind Monday night's suicide bomb attack in Manchester...

May 26 2017

Alamo Drafthouse announces women-only screenings of 'Wonder Woman'

One theater is bringing a little girl power to an upcoming screening of Wonder Woman . A cinema chain in the U.S. sold out its first ever women-only session in a matte...

May 26 2017

Police arrest fifth suspect in deadly Manchester Arena attack

On Tuesday, the United Kingdom raised its threat level to "critical" and British Prime Minister Theresa May warned a "further attack may be imminent". "The arrests we h...

May 26 2017

Sean Hannity Loses Advertisers Over Seth Rich Story

For the past couple of weeks, Hannity has been doggedly distracting from anything Trump by hyperfocusing on the saga of Seth Rich , a DNC staffer who was killed last J...

May 26 2017

Lucasfilm announces that Anakin Skywalker's lightsaber is now officially Rey's

Apparently the studio had trouble depicting blue lightsaber special effects on screen, so they chose to shift to have Luke try out green. So a green lightsaber had to mea...

May 26 2017

Showers on cooler day

Rains complicate the early-morning commute, while stray storms could make the afternoon commute a pain for the unlucky. Additional rain is expected on the I-95 corridor...

May 26 2017

When does Ramadan 2017 start and end, and why do Muslims fast?

Throughout Ramadan , Muslims give additional acts of charity and spend more time in worship. During this Holy Month, Muslims take the time to look into themselves and ...

May 26 2017

Trump heads to Israel in possible first arrival from Saudi

Drive them out of your holy land, and drive them out of this Earth!... He said the United States and its allies "should know that Iran is a democratic, stable and power...

May 26 2017

Nicole Kidman pledges to work with a female director every 18 months

Coppola will take part in a Q&A for the film " The Beguiled " stars Colin Farrell , Nicole Kidman , Kirsten Dunst , and Elle Fanning . There, the headmistress Martha ...

May 26 2017

Manchester terrorist's brother 'aware of attacker's plans' - bomber's father also arrested

His family in Libya says he visited the North African nation during this past Ramadan. Even though the senior Abedi denied that he was a member of the Libyan Islamic F...

May 26 2017

Local Walgreens participates in Red Nose Day

Many officers and volunteers wore the red noses for comic relief . Full details on how to donate can be found of the Red Nose Day website . In partnership with W...

May 26 2017

Star Wars Nerds, Mark Hamill Is One of You

There's also relative-newcomer Kelly Marie Tran , who was introduced at Star Wars Celebration, as a "maintenance worker for the Resistance named Rose Tico". It was the...

May 26 2017

Man United beats Ajax 2-0, wins Europa League

The shocking events naturally caused a sombre mood in Sweden in the build-up to the final against Ajax , with United cancelling their pre-match news conference. We pray ...

May 26 2017

Reaction to death of actor Roger Moore at age 89

The family added that he was 'surrounded with love in his final days'. Moore appeared in seven James Bond films over the course of his career, more than of the other ...

May 26 2017

GOP House hopeful keeps low profile after assault charge

A sign on a gate thanked people for not trespassing at Gianforte's home. But part of the job representing the people of Montana is answering basic questions on important ...

May 26 2017

Harvick wins Charlotte pole; Cup leader Larson starts last

But the roval race comes at the expense of the day race at Charlotte, which has traditionally had much better racing than night races at the track have had. The difficult...

May 25 2017

Saudi king: Trump visit a 'turning point'

From there the President traveled to Israel , where he met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and became the first sitting U.S. President to visit Jerusalem's holy...

May 25 2017

'King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword' Set For Soft $25M Opening Weekend

Former footballer and England national team captain, David Beckham has made acting debut in a new classical movie " King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword ". Beckham sported ...