Trump Says He Doesn’t Want Poor People In Charge Of The Economy

President Donald Trump, addressing criticism that Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and others in his Cabinet are too rich, said at an Iowa rally Wednesday that he doesn’t want poor people in charge of the economy. “These are people that are great, brilliant business minds, and that’s what we need, that’s what we have to have so […]

Alex Rodriguez Says J-Lo Is One Of The Most ‘Impressive’ People He’s Met

Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez aren’t afraid to show the world how happy they are. Lopez recently shared some romantic shots from their recent trip to Paris on Instagram, dubbing the getaway “baecation.” And the former MLB player isn’t staying mum, either. Rodriguez spoke to Extra on Monday during a press event for ABC’s “Shark Tank.” During the […]

Turkish NBA Player Detained In Romania Says His Passport Was Canceled For Political Beliefs

UPDATE ― 2:35 p.m.: Enes Kanter was released Saturday afternoon, Romanian officials told The New York Times. “Today at around 1 p.m. local time an individual arrived from Frankfurt,” Fabian Badila, a spokesman for the Romanian border police, told the publication. “My colleagues established that his travel documents weren’t valid, that they had been canceled […]

Tony Dungy Says Colin Kaepernick Is Free Agent Because Of BLM Support

Colin Kaepernick remains a free agent, and Tony Dungy believes the quarterback’s protest of the national anthem in the name of the Black Lives Matter movement is the reason.  “Without that national anthem [protest], someone would have signed him by now,” the former NFL player and coach told Newsday on Monday. “If you’re seen as […]

Former ESPN Anchor Says She Had A Miscarriage On Air

Former ESPN anchor Sara Walsh wrote candidly in an Instagram post Sunday about losing a pregnancy during a broadcast of “SportsCenter.” Walsh, who gave birth to twins earlier this year, was among the roughly 100 ESPN employees laid off late last month by the cable network. Her layoff, which she confirmed in early May, drew particular […]

Lawmaker Says There’s A ‘Distinction’ Between Being Gay And ‘Being A Human Being’

A Republican lawmaker sent shockwaves through Missouri’s LGBTQ community when he argued that there is a “distinction” between human beings and those who identify as gay. On Monday, Missouri Rep. Rick Brattin (R-Harrisonville) was arguing against an amendment to Senate Bill 43, which would have banned discrimination in employment, housing and public accommodations based on sexual […]

Woman Says She Was Forced To Pee In A Cup On A United Flight

The Pee-R hits keep coming for United Airlines. A Missouri woman claims she was left with no choice but to urinate in a cup on board a United-operated Mesa Airlines flight from Houston last month after the crew told her she wasn’t allowed to get out of her seat.  Nicole Harper, an emergency room nurse who […]

Jared Kushner’s Family Firm Says It Wasn’t Trying To Claim Close Ties To Trump

The family company of Jared Kushner, White House adviser and President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, said Monday that it had not intended to invoke Kushner’s influence in the Trump administration as part of a pitch to Chinese investors. Ethical questions were raised when Kushner’s sister, Nicole Kushner Meyer, touted her family’s ties to the Trump administration while promoting […]