Hollywood CEO stole millions to build manse: feds

Hollywood CEO stole millions to build manse: feds

The former CEO of a film company that distributed movies such as “A Private War” and “Serenity” was arrested Friday for allegedly bilking investors out of millions of dollars to splurge on his Beverly Hills manse, the Manhattan feds said. William Sadleir, who helped found Aviron Pictures, allegedly posed as a woman at one point … Read more

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Biden campaign boots reporter off Wall Street fundraising call

Biden campaign boots reporter off Wall Street fundraising call

The White House pool reporter assigned to cover Joe Biden’s fundraising call with Wall Street fat cats Thursday evening was booted off the call when it came time for the former veep to take questions. NBC News pool reporter Marianna Sotomayor said she listened to Biden’s opening remarks but was “quickly kicked off the phone … Read more

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NYPD rescues suicidal man who scaled the Brooklyn Bridge

NYPD rescues suicidal man who scaled the Brooklyn Bridge

A suicidal man climbed to the top of the Brooklyn Bridge late Friday morning and stayed for hours before he was rescued, causing cops to stop traffic on the famed thoroughfare in both directions. “A despondent male has scaled the Brooklyn Bridge and is threatening to jump. #ESU is actively gearing up to rescue the … Read more

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North Korea state TV curiously scrubs Kim Jong Un emblem

North Korea state TV curiously scrubs Kim Jong Un emblem

Kim Jong Un’s Supreme Commander emblem has been erased from Korean TV, according to a new report. The emblem, composed of a marshal’s star and wreath, was noticeably absent in multiple shows about Kim and covered up in one segment that airs daily on Korean Central Television, NK News reported Friday. The symbol was covered … Read more

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Man wearing boxers caught jumping White House barricade

Man wearing boxers caught jumping White House barricade

A man wearing nothing but boxers was nabbed outside the White House on Friday after jumping a barricade. The incident occurred just before a hastily arranged briefing-room appearance by President Trump to urge the reopening of churches. CBS News footage showed the man laying belly-up on Pennsylvania Avenue, then dramatically flipping over officers rushed over … Read more

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Young grocer returns to work after coronavirus kills dad

Young grocer returns to work after coronavirus kills dad

The coronavirus struck Joseph Api and his two parents, but only the 20-year-old college student and his mom survived. And even though Api was still grieving the loss of his beloved father, he went back to work at his job as a grocer three weeks later — so he could honor his dad’s commitment to … Read more

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Kawasaki-like illness now appearing in young adults: doctors

Kawasaki-like illness now appearing in young adults: doctors

The puzzling Kawasaki-like inflammatory illness linked to the coronavirus is now affecting young adults — not just children, according to a report. Doctors across the country are now reporting patients in their early and mid-20s, the Washington Post reports. The new illness, recently dubbed multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children, or MIS-C, has impacted a 25-year-old … Read more

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MTA to receive another $298M in coronavirus funds: Trump

MTA to receive another $298M in coronavirus funds: Trump

The MTA is receiving $298 million more in promised federal coronavirus rescue funds, according to President Trump. “Another $298M heading to @MTA, adding up to over $2B in federal funding from @USDOT so far, part of the $3.9B total from the CARES Act,” Trump tweeted Thursday evening. “This is critical to keeping essential personnel moving … Read more

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