National Newswatch

Trump claims he deserves credit for making Juneteenth ‘very famous’

Jun 19 2020 — — U.S. President Donald Trump is seeking to take credit for making Juneteenth — a day commemorating the end of slavery in the United States — “very famous,” after rescheduling his first rally since the start of the pandemic to avoid further criticism for seeming to co-opt it. Trump told The Wall Street Journal that “nobody […]

Carole Baskin awarded the zoo once owned by ‘Tiger King’ Joe Exotic

Jun 2 2020 — — Carole Baskin, whose longstanding feud with Joe Exotic was chronicled in the hit Netflix docuseries “Tiger King,” has been awarded the zoo once owned by her nemesis. A judge ruled in favour of Baskin’s Big Cat Rescue Corporation Monday in a lawsuit against the Greater Wynnewood Development Group, LLC. The latter company once was owned […]

Tom Cruise will be launched into space to make a movie on the ISS

May 5 2020 — — Tom Cruise wants to fly into outer space in the name of filmmaking, and NASA says it’s happening. The head of NASA confirmed Tuesday that the space agency is working with actor Tom Cruise to make a movie on the International Space Station. A NASA spokesperson also confirmed to CNN Business that Cruise will launch […]

Trump slams Academy Awards for naming ‘Parasite’ best picture

Feb 21 2020 — — U.S. President Donald Trump bemoaned this year’s Academy Award winner for best picture, “Parasite,” on Thursday because it’s a South Korean film. “How bad were the Academy Awards this year, did you see? ‘And the winner is … a movie from South Korea,’ ” Trump said, impersonating an announcer, at a rally in Colorado.

Shannen Doherty reveals she has stage 4 cancer

Feb 4 2020 — — Shannen Doherty is facing a major health battle. Appearing on ABC News Tuesday, the 48-year-old actress said she now has stage 4 breast cancer. “It’s going to come out in a matter of days or a week that I have stage 4,” Doherty said. “So my cancer came back and that’s why I’m here.”