‘Donald was not going to like that mustache’: ‘The look’ is an important factor for Trump in his Cabinet deliberations

In his quest to fill his cabinet positions, President-elect Donald Trump may be heavily weighing the physical appearance of candidates, according to a new report from the Washington Post.  Trump, who has a considerable background in television and running beauty pageants, has often commented on the appearance of public figures and business associates. "You can come with somebody who … [Read more...]

Delta denies discriminating against ‘known prankster’ Saleh — Saleh to consult with lawyer

Twitter/Adam SalehDelta airlines is denying a claim from a YouTube star alleging he was removed from a flight Wednesday for speaking Arabic.  Adam Saleh, who is notorious for his pranks on YouTube, and a friend were removed from a Delta flight following "disturbance in the cabin," the airline said in a statement. A tweet from Saleh alleging Delta employees … [Read more...]

Trump fires back at union boss who alleged he ‘lied his a– off’ about Carrier deal

Screenshot via CNN President-elect Donald Trump snapped at a union president who represents some Carrier employees Wednesday after the union boss suggested Trump was not truthful about the number of jobs that would be saved in the president-elect's deal with the Indianapolis air-conditioning manufacturer.  "Chuck Jones, who is President of United Steelworkers 1999, … [Read more...]

Everyone was talking about the hat Rudy Giuliani and Jeff Sessions wore to Trump’s big immigration speech

Photo via Twitter Donald Trump's famous "Make American Great Again" hats have gotten a refresh. Hours after Donald Trump's meeting with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, some of the GOP presidential nominee's surrogates donned revised campaign headwear. The new hats read, "MAKE MEXICO GREAT AGAIN ALSO." Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani and Sen. Jeff Sessions of Alabama wore … [Read more...]

MEXICAN PRESIDENT: I told Trump we’re not paying for his proposed wall

AP Photo/Dario Lopez-MillsMexican President Enrique Peña Nieto said on Wednesday that Mexico would not be paying for Donald Trump's proposed wall along the southern border of the US after his meeting with the GOP presidential nominee. "At the beginning of my conversation with Donald Trump I made it clear that Mexico would not pay for the wall," Peña Nieto tweeted. Trump said … [Read more...]

New report on the $400 million US payment to Iran says the money was not a ransom payment

REUTERS/US State Department/Handout via Reuters New information about the exchange that freed several American hostages held in Iran earlier this year has emerged in a report from The Wall Street Journal. According to the report published Wednesday, the $400 million cash exchange — dubbed by some in the Republican Party as a "ransom" payment between the US and Iran — did not happen … [Read more...]

Watch 2 UFC fighters turn a press conference into a shouting match UFC press conference descended into chaos on Wednesday when two fighters got into a shouting match that led to water bottles being thrown across the room. The altercation between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz happened during a press conference ahead of their bout at UFC 202, which is scheduled for Saturday. While Diaz and his entourage were walking out … [Read more...]