U.S. News

So, Uh, Did The NSA Get Hacked? 

NSA Headquarters/ Getty Images Hackers say they’ve breached a hacking group known as the Equation Group, which is widely speculated to be an offshoot of the National Security Agency. The hackers have provided some files including what could be parts of the agency’s surveillance tools, but are demanding millions of dollars in bitcoins for the rest. Here’s part of a ...

Read More »

Millennial Men Lack the Grip Strength to Protect Our Nation

Historically, American fathers dreamed that their sons would grow up to be greater men than they were. That was before the dreaded “millennial” generation. http://deadspin.com/grip-it-good-6… Today, cold hard science proves that the “millennial” male is a weak and tepid creature with the handshake of a wilted lettuce leaf. A disgraceful new study finds that today’s young men, weaned on a ...

Read More »

At Least 20 Casualties in Airstrike on Doctors Without Borders Hospital in Yemen

A Saudi-led coalition airstrike hit a Medecins Sans Frontieres hospital in Yemen’s northern Hajja province on Monday, Reuters reports. At least seven people were killed and 13 wounded. MSF confirmed the attack in a statement to Gawker: Abs hospital, which is supported by Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) in northwestern Yemen’s Hajjah governorate, was hit by airstrikes today at ...

Read More »

The New York Times estimates that about 50 million people incur “net losses that average $1,000 a ye

The New York Times estimates that about 50 million people incur “net losses that average $ 1,000 a year” playing the lottery. Don’t play the lottery. Play sensible investment in low-cost index funds, which is just as fun. http://gawker.com/the-lottery-is… Gawker

Read More »

Donald Trump to Propose Ideological Tests for Immigrants

In a speech on Monday, Donald Trump is expected to propose the institution of a new, ideological test that immigrants to the United States would be required to take, the Associated Press reports, so as to determine their positions on social issues like religious freedom, gender equality and gay rights. In any case where it cannot perform adequate screenings, the ...

Read More »

Ivanka Trump Hanging Out in Croatia With Vladimir Putin's Girlfriend

Report: Rupert Murdoch’s Ex Finds a Man Even More Evil Report: Rupert Murdoch’s Ex Finds a Man Even More Evil Report: Rupert Murdoch’s Ex Finds a Man Even More… Wendi Deng was married to Rupert Murdoch for 14 years before they divorced in 2013 amidst rumors… Read more Read more Gawker

Read More »

Ivanka Trump Hanging Out in Croatia With Vladimir Putin's Girlfriend

Report: Rupert Murdoch’s Ex Finds a Man Even More Evil Report: Rupert Murdoch’s Ex Finds a Man Even More Evil Report: Rupert Murdoch’s Ex Finds a Man Even More… Wendi Deng was married to Rupert Murdoch for 14 years before they divorced in 2013 amidst rumors… Read more Read more Gawker

Read More »

84 Days and a Wake Up

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chair Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, holds up a bumper sticker. Photo: AP Gawker

Read More »