Gawker Website To Shut Down Next WeekUnivision, the Spanish-language broadcaster, is buying Gawker Media for $135 million in the aftermath of a $140 million judgment against it in the Hulk Hogan invasion-of-privacy case.
Univision Buys Gawker At Auction For $135 MillionSpanish-language broadcaster Univision has bought Gawker Media in an auction for $135 million.
Gawker Files For Bankruptcy Following $140 Million Hulk Hogan VerdictGawker Media has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in New York following a costly privacy lawsuit with Hulk Hogan over a video showing him having sex with his then-best friend’s wife.
Jury Awards Hulk Hogan $25 Million In Punitive Damages From Gawker Over Sex TapeA jury has hit Gawker Media with $15 million in punitive damages and its owner with $10 million, adding to the $115 million it awarded last week for publishing a sex video of Hulk Hogan.
Jury Awards Hulk Hogan $115 Million In Suit Against Gawker Over Sex TapeA jury on Friday awarded former pro wrestler Hulk Hogan $115 million in his lawsuit against Gawker over a video showing him having sex with his then-best friend's wife.
Quinn Slams List Of New York City Gun Owners Published By GawkerNew York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn gave a big thumbs down to the Web site Gawker, after the site posted a searchable list of licensed gun owners in New York City.
Ryan Gosling Saves "Gentlewoman Of Fortune" From Taxi AccidentBritish reporter Laurie Penny would like everyone to calm down about Ryan Gosling saving her life because there are more important things to worry about.
Fallen NY Congressman To Return Donor FundsFallen ex-congressman Chris Lee is telling campaign donors that he intends to refund all of their money after resigning in the wake of controversy.
Report: Boehner Had Warned Rep. Lee To Stop PartyingIn a statement, Lee said "it's been a tremendous honor to serve the people of western New York. I regret the harm that my actions have caused my family, my staff and my constituents."
N.Y. Rep. Lee Resigns Over Craigslist FlapIt’s the picture no one was supposed to recognize – a buff and toned New York Congressman shirtless online. He’s now out of a job following his resignation, which was read on the floor of the House.
Spam Attack Hits Twitter, Tied To Gawker BreachTwitter said Monday that hackers broke into an unspecified number of accounts and sent spam promoting acai berry drinks.
Gawker.com Says User Database Was CompromisedGawker Media Inc. is urging subscribers to change their passwords because someone has managed to hack into the company's user database.