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George ‘The Animal’ Steele, WWE Hall of Famer, dead at 79

Wrestling icon George “The Animal” Steele has died the WWE announced Friday. He was 79. Steele entered hospice care on Thursday, longtime wrestling agent Eric Simms said in a Facebook post. Last May, Steele revealed that he was dealing with serious health issues. He was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease in 1988 and had his colon removed in 2002. Condolences poured ...

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White House denies plan for undocumented immigrant roundup

President Trump is mulling a plan to mobilize up to 100,000 National Guard troops to round up undocumented immigrants, according to a new report that the White House sharply denied. The Associated Press reported Friday that it obtained a draft memo detailing the unprecedented proposal to use the National Guard to track down illegal immigrants. The 11-page document calls for ...

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White House denies plan for undocumented immigrant roundup

President Trump is mulling a plan to mobilize up to 100,000 National Guard troops to round up undocumented immigrants, according to a new report that the White House sharply denied. The Associated Press reported Friday that it obtained a draft memo detailing the unprecedented proposal to use the National Guard to track down illegal immigrants. The 11-page document calls for ...

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Con artist scams Brooklyn woman, 66, out of $9.5G

A scam artist tricked a 66-year-old Brooklyn woman out of $ 9,500 by posing as her friend and claiming he needed to be bailed out of jail, and now cops are asking the public’s help finding him. The victim, who lives by Clinton and Lafayette Aves. in Clinton Hill, got a phone call on Oct. 21 from a man posing ...

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President Trump gloats about press conference, rips 'fake media'

President Trump crowed about his 77-minute press conference on Friday as he took another opportunity to pound on what he calls the “fake media.” Referring to Thursday’s epic back-and-forth with reporters, Trump tweeted, “Thank you for all of the nice statements on the Press Conference yesterday. Rush Limbaugh said one of greatest ever. Fake media not happy!” Conservative commentator Limbaugh ...

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Danny Masterson reveals wife Bijou Phillips has kidney disease

“That ‘70s Show” star Danny Masterson is opening up about his wife Bijou Phillips’ kidney disease just days after she was rushed to the hospital. Phillips, 36, was hospitalized on Wednesday after suffering a blood infection and is in need of a kidney transplant, TMZ reported. Masterson said in a statement to ET that his wife has been battling kidney ...

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White House removes 6 staffers after failing FBI checks: report

Several White House staffers were given the boot Thursday because they didn’t pass FBI background checks, according to a report. Sources familiar with the matter told Politico that six employees were escorted from the White House by security because they failed to pass the SF86, a Questionnaire for National Security Positions used for security clearances. Among those shown the door ...

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Trump blasted on social media for 'sociopathic' press conference

President Trump dropped a series of memorable, but highly confusing lines during his Thursday press conference at the White House — and social media users were quick to scold the commander-in-chief over his at times Orwellian talking points. THE MEDIA The press, one of Trump’s favorite targets, was subjected to significant mudslinging during the 77-minute long back and forth. “The ...

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Press conference shows something is wrong with our President

If one can say that the Trump presidency has been off to a rocky start, his press conference today was an avalanche of boulders. “I’m here today to update the American people on the incredible progress that has been made in the last four weeks since my inauguration” is what Trump said at the outset. An update about incredible progress ...

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Two men dead after car slams into tree on Bronx River Parkway

Two men died after their car slammed into a tree on the Bronx River Parkway early Friday, police said. The victims — a driver and his passenger — were in a white Mercedes sedan traveling northbound on the highway near E. 233rd St. when their car careened off the road just after 12:15 a.m. The Mercedes went over a guardrail ...

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