Hurricane Harvey Gets Michael Strahan in Trouble

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September 5, 2017
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Hurricane Harvey Gets Michael Strahan in Trouble

MICHAEL STRAHAN is finding out that HARD NEWS isn't as forgiving as his former gig with KELLY RIPA.

The "New York Post" claims ABC is upset with him, because he didn't cut his vacation short to come back to report on Hurricane Harvey last week.  Apparently they thought he would, because he's from Houston.

A "source" says, quote, "They asked him to come home but he refused, and is still floating around on a yacht in Greece somewhere.  ABC is really upset."  Michael's rep says he was never asked to come back, but that he'll be back this week to cover the city's recovery.

 

Baby News:  Serena Williams Gave Birth, and Prince William is Having Another Kid 

SERENA WILLIAMS gave birth to a baby girl on Friday. 

This is the first child for Serena and her fiancé Alexis Ohanian, who co-founded the website Reddit.  There are no other details yet.

In other baby news, PRINCE WILLIAM and KATE MIDDLETON are expecting their third child.  They already have a 4-year-old son named George and a 2-year-old daughter named Charlotte.

 

Steely Dan Co-Founder Walter Becker Has Died 

STEELY DAN guitarist WALTER BECKER died on Sunday at the age of 67. 

There's no cause of death, but according to reports, he'd become "very ill" recently, and he had some kind of major surgery last month.

Walter formed Steely Dan with DONALD FAGEN back in 1972.  They had some huge hits in in the '70s . . . including "Do It Again", "Reelin' in the Years", "Rikki Don't Lose That Number", "Deacon Blues", and "Hey Nineteen".