— Sources within WWE confirm 2010 Miss USA and Tough Enough contestant Rima Fakih has not signed a contract with the organization.
Fakih suggested last month during an interview with German celebrity gossip website Promiflash.de that she had signed a contract with WWE, stating, “You are the first to respond to me, but I can now tell you that I will definitely be part of WWE.”
— WWE Hall of Famer “Stone Cold” Steve Austin and Jim Cornette are now columnists for the United Kingdom based Fighting Spirit Magazine, which covers professional wrestling and mixed martial arts. Subscription information is available at www.fightingspiritmagazine.co.uk.
— WWE will hold live events in France this fall. Dates and locations are as follows: October 31 at Zenith Arena in Strasbourg (Raw); November 1 at Zenith Arena in Nantes (Raw), November 1 at Tony Garnier Hall in Lyon (SmackDown).
— Kharma attended the Cauliflower Alley Club’s annual banquet in Las Vegas, Nevada on Wednesday.
— Following the passing of legendary broadcaster Dick Clark on Wednesday, Jim Ross remarked on Twitter, “Since Dick Clark passed away, Jerry Lawler is now the oldest teenager in the United States.”