1. newly printed or published, gossip-worthy or exciting
election results - hot off the press
This expression comes from the world of newspapers: when something was 'hot off the press' or 'straight off the press', it was sensational, newly-printed news. If something is 'hot off the press' today, it means it is breaking news or something exciting, scandalous or newsworthy. You will hear this in relation to gossip or breaking news. It is an informal phrase usually used in conversation or to sell headlines.