WASHINGTON, DC. (THECOUNT) — Tala Farea, 16 and her older sister Rotana Farea, 22, have identified two young Virginia women found dead along the Hudson River on Manhattan’s Upper West Side.
The sisters went missing from their Fairfax home on Aug. 24, according to the New York City Police Department.
Their bodies were found on Wednesday afternoon duct-taped together near West 68th Street in New York City’s Riverside Park. A police source suggested the women hadn’t been in the water for long, and their causes of death were still being investigated on Saturday morning. Continue reading
For reasons unknown, Trump Tower, President-elect Donald Trump‘s namesake Manhattan skyscraper, appeared on Google Maps as “Dump Tower” on Saturday.
Social media noticed the name change Saturday when searching for 725 5th Avenue in New York, the address of Trump Tower.
As of Saturday evening “Dump Tower” was still appearing on google maps when searching for the what is the home address of the future First Lady, Malina Trump. Continue reading
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An iconic bust of Winston Churchill that was controversially removed from the Oval Office by Barack Obama is making a heroic comeback compliments of President-elect Donald Trump.
Obama set the tone for his presidency by promptly removing the Churchill bust, but flash forward to today and without sending a memo or placing a phone call to King Obama, Trump has made plans to re-install the bust of the World War II Prime Minister.
Obama hijacked the office of the presidency for eight years, and with his seething hatred of America as the super power, he was propelled to go on his apology tour as he decimated our economy. However, what he didn’t get was that you can’t change the spirit of America or Americans. Continue reading
Meet Stephen “Steve” Bannon, the Executive Chairman of Breitbart News Network, was hired by Donald Trump as his campaign CEO. Flash forward to today as Bannon has been named chief White House strategist.
Bannon, 60, successfully led an effort to re-energize Trump’s struggling bid for the White House, along with Kellyanne Conway, Founder and President of The Polling Company, Inc. and a Republican campaign strategist.
Here are some fact facts on Bannon: Trump announced the new hires in a statement posted to his official campaign website on August 17, confirming that Bannon will be stepping down temporarily from his role as Chairman at Breitbart in order to manage the campaign full-time. On his selection of Bannon and Conway, Trump stated: Continue reading
Host Tucker Carlson will be replacing Brit Hume at 7 p.m., scoring Greta Van Susteren‘s coveted nightly slot on Fox News. Greta left earlier this year after failing to renew her contract. Carlson will begin broadcasting Nov. 14th.
Carlson, 47, is taking over the 7 p.m. ET time slot that Hume had filled after Van Susteren departed in early September.
A Fox News spokesperson declined comment when asked about the plan for Carlson on Wednesday. But word that the program is close to a done deal is already making its way around Washington circles. Carlson will be the first major talent hire since former Fox News chairman Roger Ailes was forced out of the company over sexual harassment allegations. Continue reading
Reality star Kim Kardashian West was accosted in Paris, being held at gunpoint in her hotel room Sunday night, according to a Kardashian spokesperson.
Kim is currently in Paris attending Fashion Week along with her mother and manager, Kris Jenner as well as her sisters, Kourtney Kardashian and Kendall Jenner.
“Kim Kardashian West was held up at gunpoint inside her Paris hotel room this evening, by two armed masked men dressed as police officers. Continue reading
FDNY battalion chief, Michael Fahy, was killed after a home containing a drug lab exploded in the Bronx Tuesday. At least 20 others were injured in the fiery explosion.
Chief Fahy, a father of three, was killed after being struck in the head by flying debris.
The 17-year veteran responded to a report of a gas leak at 300 West 234th St. near the corner of Tibbett Avenue in Kingsbridge around 6 a.m. Firefighters quickly realized they had discovered a drug lab, and began evacuating neighbors from the surrounding area when the home suddenly exploded, according to officials. Continue reading
Baylee Curran, the woman who accused Chris Brown of pointing a gun at her, is herself wanted in NYC for allegedly snatching another woman’s purse.
The NYPD is seeking to question Curran over the years old case, which claims Curran grabbed an expensive Louis Vuitton purse and removed the wallet while her and two friends vacationed in New York.
During a dispute, she and another woman allegedly grabbed a $1,000 Louis Vuitton purse from the third friend. Continue reading
Stephen Rogata, the daredevil who made a failed attempt to meet Donald Trump in New York on Wednesday, is now facing jail time and stiff fines a day after he used suction cups to climb the 68-story glass Trump Tower in midtown Manhattan.
Rogata, 19, was charged with reckless endangerment and criminal trespass, New York City officials said on Thursday. The ascent is said to have been an attempt to meet the building’s famous namesake.
The campaign headquarters for Donald Trump, the Republican presidential nominee, are inside the tower, along with the penthouse condominium he calls home. Continue reading