Michael Rapaport Responds to Trump’s ‘Fake News Awards’ by Giving Him the ‘Fake President Award’ (Video)

Twitter Comedian Michael Rapaport ripped into Donald Trump yet again on Wednesday night after Trump released his “Fake News Awards” on the GOP website earlier in the evening. Rapaport expressed his displeasure with Trump’s agenda in the form of a brief, 38-second video rant that he posted on Facebook that featured, in standard Rapaport style, … Read more

Shaun White’s Road to Olympics After Brutal Crash Chronicled in New Documentary (Video)

Fans feared Shaun White may never take to the slopes again after his bloody crash while training for the 2018 Winter Olympics last November. But the two-time Olympic gold-medalist is back and heading to Pyongyang, South Korea, and his journey of his recovery is being told in the new Yahoo Sports documentary, “SnowPack: Shaun White and … Read more

Harvey Weinstein Tried to Delete Computer File of Female ‘Friends’ Before NY Times Expose (Report)

Getty Images The days leading up to Harvey Weinstein’s downfall were filled with panic and last-ditch attempts to save his reputation, according to a Vanity Fair article published Wednesday. Knowing that The New York Times and New Yorker were planning to publish stories about accusations of sexual harassment and assault, Weinstein assembled a legal dream team — including … Read more

What the Hell Is ‘The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story’ Actually Based On?

FX’s follow-up to “The People vs. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story” delves into the murder of Italian fashion designer Gianni Versace, and like the previous season of the series, it aims to dramatize a real true crime story. The show is largely based on a true crime book written by a journalist, which is the … Read more

‘American Crime Story’ Fact Check: Did All That Crazy Stuff Really Happen at the Gianni Versace Murder Scene?

FX (Spoilers ahead for the premiere of “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story”) Ryan Murphy’s “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story” has finally begun on FX, with its premiere episode starting at the end — with spree killer Andrew Cunanan’s (Darren Criss) murder of famed fashion designer Gianni Versace (Edgar Ramirez) … Read more

House GOP sees a deal to avert shutdown; Senate forecast is dim

WASHINGTON — House Republicans are confident they have the votes to pass a short-term government funding bill before Friday’s deadline to keep the government open, leadership aides tell World News. But the measure’s prospects in the Senate remain much dimmer, keeping the chance of a government shutdown alive. The uncertainty over the fate of a … Read more

What happens if the government shuts down?

WASHINGTON — The White House and Congress have yet to reach a deal on funding the federal government, raising the prospect of a partial shutdown as early as this weekend. What happens if they don’t? Here’s what you need to know. Why are we talking about a shutdown again? The government is operating on a … Read more

DHS moves to bar Haitians from agricultural, seasonal worker visas

The Trump administration is moving to prohibit people from Haiti — which the president allegedly insulted in a meeting last week — from applying for visas for seasonal and farm workers. The Department of Homeland Security has given notice it plans to prohibit people from Haiti, as well as Belize and Samoa, from applying for … Read more

Stormy Daniels described affair with Donald Trump in 2011 interview

Adult movie actress Stormy Daniels purportedly denied having an extramarital affair with Donald Trump back in 2006, but she told a different story in 2011, according to a recently rediscovered magazine interview published Wednesday. InTouch magazine has just made public a 7-year-old interview with Daniels in which she claims that a sexual relationship with Trump … Read more

U.S. withholds hurricane emergency loan sought by Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A billion-dollar emergency loan approved by Congress to help Puerto Rico deal with the effects of Hurricane Maria has been temporarily withheld by federal officials who say the U.S. territory is not facing a cash shortage like it has repeatedly warned about in recent months. Officials with the Federal Emergency … Read more