Here Are the Novels You Should Read Right After Labor Day

This September will be particularly insane for novels. If it fits a back-to-school theme to have the big literary hits of the fall drop then, it's also confusing. Most people would otherwise read these while lying on the dock over Labor Day weekend. Instead that's a privilege reserved for the humblebraggers who get… » 9/01/14 9:00am 16 minutes ago

Is This 4chan Offshoot the Ground Zero for the Leaked Celebrity Nudes?

As the dust settles after yesterday's seemingly endless parade of hacked celebrity nudes, it's become clear that some of the photos had been circulating around the web for a while. Even Deadspin readers were aware of them. But where did they originate, and how did they leak widely so suddenly? One anonymous image… » 9/01/14 8:37am 40 minutes ago

Sixteen-Year-Old Girl Allegedly Tried to Fly to Syria to Join Jihad

A 16-year-old girl who allegedly attempted to fly to Syria to join a militant Islamist group was arrested at an airport in Nice on Saturday, French officials say. Her parents reportedly had no idea what she was planning. » 9/01/14 12:00am Today 12:00am

Here's the Most Important Step to Stop Hackers From Leaking Your Nudes

A trove of celebrity nude photos and videos—reportedly obtained through an Apple iCloud leak—popped up online today. Here's one simple way to prevent this from happening to you. » 8/31/14 9:42pm Yesterday 9:42pm

J-Law, Kate Upton Nudes Leak: Web Explodes Over Hacked Celeb Pics

Earlier this week, a post started on 4chan claimed a wealth of celebrity nudes--a large cache in possession of a hacker who'd gained access to several celebrities' alleged personal photos—would leak on Sunday. Well, Sunday's here, the supposed leak has begun, and the internet is reacting accordingly. » 8/31/14 6:30pm Yesterday 6:30pm

Widow: Husband's Hairy Chest Reason for Not Defibrillating on Flight

While on board a Southwest Airlines flight from Los Angeles to Albuquerque, Jack Jordan suffered a massive heart attack, which rallied passengers on the flight to give the man CPR. While others gathered to a help, a flight attendant allegedly said the heart defibrillator couldn't be used because the man's chest was… » 8/31/14 2:35pm Yesterday 2:35pm

Watch Footage From 17-Year-Old Katy Perry's First Tour

Before Katy Perry was the mega controversy-causing Lite-Brite pop star that she is today, she was an Alanis Morrissette acoustic guitar-player with a "pizza face" and a Christian bent. In footage recently unearthed by videographer Jim Standridge, the 17-year-old star is seen crying over her parents, talking about… » 8/31/14 11:20am Yesterday 11:20am