It's from a news site so it must be true!
Here's the real story on Snopes.com
Turns out that Empire News is a "satirical and entertainment website".
There are more and more satirical and "fake news" sites out there every day. How can you keep from getting duped?
Check out this page on hoax-slayer.com for some great tips and a list of other "fake news" sites. Don't be fooled by what you read on the internet!!