1h By Gawker Staff
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2h By Gabrielle Bluestone
Philadelphia — Welcome to the city of brotherly love; the land of the free and the home of the swag. Here’s all the junk journalists get upon checking in to the convention. Read more...
3h By Brendan O'Connor
The Federal Bureau of Investigation announced on Monday that it was investigating the hack of the Democratic National Committee’s email servers. The Clinton campaign has hinted at a supposed connection between the hack and the so-called “bromance”…
4h By Patricia Hernandez on Kotaku, shared by Kelly Stout to Gawker
Magikarp may be one of the weakest monsters in Pokémon Go, but he still managed to briefly control one of the most sought-after gyms in the entire country: the White House.
It’s amazing.Read more...
12:06pm By Jordan Sargent
This morning, ousted Democratic National Committee chairperson Debbie Wasserman Schultz
spoke in front of collected party members before its convention in Philadelphia. Her speech... could have gone better.Read more...
11:40am By Marina Galperina
The official launch of Pokémon Go in Russia has been delayed indefinitely, but Moscow City Hall promises to release an app by the end of August that’s kind of similar, but instead of stampeding…
11:20am By Ashley Feinberg
PHILADELPHIA — Welcome to Day One of the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Hillary signs are sparse, the Bernie bros are in full bloom, and this Guy Fieri look-a-like is vaping up a storm.Read more...
11:01am By Brendan O'Connor
In what would certainly be one of the unholier unions of our time, rumors have begun to emerge that Roger Ailes, the former chairman and CEO of Fox News, might go work for Donald Trump, the Republican presidential candidate. “A lot of people are thinking…
10:26am By Jillian Lucas on Deals, shared by Jillian Lucas to Gawker
A great way to exercise at work
, Timbuk2 flash sale
, Timex watches
, a $75 Hoover WindTunnel
, and more lead Monday’s best deals.Read more...
10:20am By Anna Merlan on The Slot, shared by Kelly Stout to Gawker
Toxic algae bloom Donald Trump appeared on Meet the Press on Sunday, where he took a break from an unbroken string of self-compliments to defend Roger Ailes, who recently “resigned” from Fox News in the midst of being investigated for sexual harassment.…
8:55am By Brendan O'Connor
The MTA will announce on Monday the official timeline for the long-awaited L train shutdown, the New York Times reports. The Canarsie tube—the tunnel running under the East River, connecting Manhattan and Brooklyn—will be shut for eighteen months,…
8:27am By Bryan Menegus on Gizmodo, shared by Gabrielle Bluestone to Gawker
The youth vote is crucial in any election, and while Trump is busy crafting Facebook-ready attack ads
based on Pokémon Go, Hill is appealing to the youngs with a game of her own. It is profoundly, jaw-droppingly dull.Read more...
8:12am By Kinja! on Kinja Roundup, shared by Gabrielle Bluestone to Gawker
Black Flag Drivers Replace Fist Fighting With Car Fighting At Certifiably Insane NASCAR Track…
8:02am By Brendan O'Connor
Sun 11:45pm By Hudson Hongo
RNC Chairman Reince Priebus took a bold stand in favor of free speech on Sunday, specifically, Donald Trump’s freedom to speak about your father and his possible connection to the murder of John F. Kennedy
, The Washington Examiner reports.Read more...
Sun 9:40pm By Hudson Hongo
An explosion rocked the city of Ansbach in the German state of Bavaria early Monday morning, killing the suspected bomber and injuring 12 others, the BBC reports.Read more...
Sun 9:00pm By Hudson Hongo
Officials say the 18-year-old German-Iranian man who killed nine people in Munich on Friday
before turning the gun on himself was “obsessed” with shooting rampages and apparently spent a year planning his attack, The Guardian reports.Read more...
Sun 8:47pm By Ashley Feinberg
RNC Chairman Reince Priebus probably feels pretty good about himself right now. We can’t say for sure, of course, because like any other relatively well-adjusted adult, Reince Priebus understands that it’s unseemly to revel in someone else’s misery.…
Sun 8:10pm By Eve Peyser on Gizmodo, shared by Hudson Hongo to Gawker
If the Democratic party needs two things right now: to up their email game—seriously, how are there zero results for “harambe”—and better cybersecurity. Now you, dear reader, have the opportunity to guard the secrets of our potential next president by…
Sun 2:50pm By Hannah Gold
Michael Bloomberg, the former mayor of New York, will endorse Hillary Clinton for president at the Democratic National Convention, according to a spokesperson, the Associated Press reports. Bloomberg was elected mayor as a Republican.Read more...
Sun 1:05pm By Hannah Gold
Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz will not have a significant speaking role at the party’s convention or preside over it, CNN reports.Read more...
Sun 11:40am By Hannah Gold
Wikileaks published an email sent to DNC Communications Director Luis Miranda on May 22, summarizing a plan for “Getting out the Latino Vote in 2016 and Beyond.” The document is one of the nearly 20,000 hacked DNC emails released…
Sun 10:41am By Carli Velocci on Gizmodo, shared by Hannah Gold to Gawker
Sat 6:30pm By Hannah Gold
On Friday, Wikileaks published an email exchange between Western Regional Communicators Director for the Democratic Party Walter Garcia and DNC Communications Director Luis Miranda, in which Miranda requests an article critical of Bernie Sanders be covertly…
Sat 5:24pm By Matt Novak on Gizmodo, shared by Hannah Gold to Gawker
Are you going to the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia this coming week? Well, prepare to have your liberties destroyed. The LIE-berals have banned all vape products from the convention floor. First the Democrats took away all our guns, and now…