New York Post
Trio allegedly set fire to conservative activist’s Tulane dorm room
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 18:19:17 -0400
A trio was arrested for allegedly setting ablaze the door of a Tulane University dorm room assigned to a conservative student activist, police said. Robert Money, 21; David Shelton, 20; and Naima Okami, 20, face charges of aggravated arson for the Saturday evening fire at the campus in New Orleans, the Advocate reported. The two...
Lawyer for Michael Jackson, Jussie Smollett named as Avenatti co-conspirator
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 18:16:15 -0400
One of the alleged co-conspirators in the Michael Avenatti extortion case is a California lawyer and longtime CNN analyst “known for representation of celebrity and public figure clients” — including Colin Kaepernick, Michael Jackson and Jussie Smollett, a report says. Attorney Mark Geragos, 61, was not actually named in the criminal complaint against Avenatti, but...
Republicans wants ‘collusion hoax’ to hurt Democrats in 2020
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 18:12:26 -0400
It’s a ready-made re-election platform. Republicans are calling on voters to punish Democrats at the polls in 2020 now that no collusion was found between President Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign and Russia. “The president has a long record of accomplishments to point to, but the collusion hoax is the granddaddy of all fake news,” said...
Pete Alonso is ready for the good kind of crying
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 18:12:08 -0400
SARASOTA, Fla. — Pete Alonso already has a good idea what the celebration could be like if he is placed on the Mets roster this week, as expected. “I might cry if they give me the thumbs up, because it’s a lifelong dream,” Alonso said Monday before the Mets beat the Orioles 9-7 in their...
Ocasio-Cortez too busy for Pelosi’s emergency Mueller report call
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 18:01:26 -0400
WASHINGTON – Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez skipped House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s emergency call on the Mueller report for Democratic House members Saturday. Her spokesman confirmed her absence, saying the New York Democrat was busy with “various strategy meetings and other things like that.” “We didn’t know about the call until 11 or 12 Friday night. And...
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has no plans to alter Michael Jackson exhibits
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 17:50:26 -0400
The Cleveland museum has no intention of altering its exhibits honoring the two-time inductee.
Male birth control pill has major breakthrough — but still 10 years from market
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 17:49:59 -0400
Scientists have taken a major step towards releasing a safe birth control pill for men, researchers said Monday. Guys who popped a new hormone-supressing capsule during a month-long study saw their sperm count “markedly” plunge — with no serious side effects, scientists said at an annual Endocrine Society meeting. The drug, dubbed 11-beta-MNTDC, blocks sperm-producing...
‘Pick my cotton’: Frat suspended after racist video goes viral
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 17:46:18 -0400
A fraternity at the University of Georgia was suspended in connection to a racist video, which showed a student pretending to be a slave master, according to reports. The video, which was initially posted Friday to Snapchat, showed a white student using a racial slur and repeatedly telling another to “pick my cotton,” the Atlanta...
McConnell blocks Schumer’s first effort to get full Mueller report
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 17:43:56 -0400
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Monday blocked an effort by Sen. Chuck Schumer to make the special counsel’s report on Russian election meddling public. The Kentucky Republican — a staunch supporter of President Trump — cited national security concerns as a reason to keep parts of Robert Mueller’s report secret. Schumer had argued that...
Scandal is tanking Big Baller Brand, and LaVar Ball’s in trouble
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 17:42:17 -0400
Big Baller Brand is going down, which presents the question: Is LaVar Ball crashing down with it? Lakers guard Lonzo Ball is severing ties with a co-founder of the sneaker and apparel company, Alan Foster, over a missing $1.5 million and concerns about the business manager’s criminal past, ESPN reported. It led to the Ball...