- Bob Craft has bought two Boeing 767's which are being painted into Patriots team jets.
- Disney is going to pull its movies from Netflix and start its own streaming service.
- South Korea has introduced the first tax on robots, out of concern they're going to put people out of jobs.
- They're looking at another "24" reboot at FOX.
- The house that was featured as the setting for "The Beverly Hillbillies" is up for sale -- and has the most expensive real estate price tag in the country: $350 million. It's in the Bel Air area, near Beverly Hills.
- The government will relax its rules that protect the endangered sage grouse.
- A bakery in California is refusing to make a pro-Trump birthday cake for a 9-year-old boy.
- Consumer daily spending in the U.S. reached a nine-year high in July of $109. What are you spending all that money on?
- The Knicks have signed President Obama's brother-in-law Craig Robinson to a front office executive position.
- Kyra Sedgwick recently found out that husband Kevin Bacon is a distant cousin.
- Baseball umpire Joe West has been suspended for three games by MLB after calling Adrian Beltre the 'biggest' complainer in baseball.
- New York City is excited about The Spotted Cheetah, a pop-up restaurant (from August 15-17) that is completely Cheetos-driven--including Purrfectly Fried Green Tomatoes, Cheetos Mix-ups Crusted Chicken Milanese and Cheetos Sweetos Crusted Cheesecake.
- Tiger Woods didn't attend his arraignment Wednesday on a driving under the influence charge, meaning under court rules the superstar golfer pleaded not guilty.
- Rebel Wilson was rushed to the hospital after a fall on Tuesday. The 37-year-old actress was taken via ambulance to an emergency room on Long Island, New York, after a stumble that left her suffering from "mild concussion."
- A Mormon church leader was removed from his post and kicked out of the religion Tuesday for the first time in nearly three decades. No details provided.
- FBI agents raided the Alexandria home of President Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort late last month. Using a search warrant, they seized documents and other materials, according to people familiar with the special counsel investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
- Spike Lee is going to hold a rally at NFL Headquarters to find Colin Kaepernick a job.
- Airbnb has an offer to stay at Donald Trump's childhood home for $725 a night.
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
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