Former staffer reveals how Trump fell in love with Twitter

Win McNamee/Getty Images Justin McConney, a former Trump Organization staffer, claimed the real-estate mogul had him print out his tweets and read them out loud, according to a NY Mag report. Donald Trump reportedly took a liking to his Twitter mentions and would have an aide print them out, using a Sharpie to mark up […]

White House staffer left encrypted email passwords at bus stop – report

A White House employee carelessly left his encrypted email password at a bus stop, according to a report. A picture of the bootprint-smeared note was posted online. White House staffer Ryan McAvoy left his ProtonMail account and passwords at a bus stop near his office, news outlet The Intercept reported Saturday. A source noticed the […]

Human remains were found at the home of a missing Disney World staffer

Joe Raedle/Getty Images Human remains were found at the home of a Walt Disney World staff member, who went missing in 2015. Authorities went to the home of monorail mechanic Michael Shaver on February 16, and found an arm bone and clothing buried under concrete in the backyard. Authorities became aware of the Disney worker’s […]

Clinton says she was ‘dismayed’ after hearing about sexual harassment allegations against a former staffer

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Hillary Clinton addressed a report about a former senior adviser who was kept on her 2008 presidential campaign after he was accused of sexual harassment. Clinton said she called the accuser and said she was “dismayed” by the incident at the time, but was proud of her for coming forward. Former secretary […]

Congressman who helps oversee government ethics reportedly used taxpayer money to settle a misconduct complaint from a former staffer

Jacquelyn Martin/AP GOP Rep. Patrick Meehan used taxpayer money to settle a misconduct complaint from a former aide to whom the congressmen repeatedly expressed his romantic desires, The New York Times reported. When the aide became romantically involved with someone outside of work, Meehan reportedly became angry. Meehan’s office said he denies the allegations and […]

Matt Lauer allegedly gave a colleague a sex toy, exposed himself to a female staffer, and identified which ‘Today’ show co-hosts he’d like to sleep with

Slavin Vlasic/Getty Images Ex-NBC host Matt Lauer has been accused by multiple current and former colleagues of sexual misconduct. Lauer reportedly gave female colleagues inappropriate gifts, exposed himself, and quizzed them on who they had slept with in the office. Lauer was fired by NBC on Wednesday after the network received a complaint of “inappropriate […]

Original Star Fox staffer tells story of sequel’s shelving, surprise launch

Enlarge / Dylan Cuthbert, in a goofy photo sent to Ars by his current company Q Games. (credit: Q Games) There’s a chance—albeit a slim one, thanks to launch-week sellouts—that you’ve gotten your hands on Nintendo’s brand-new Super NES Classic Edition hardware. If you did get one, there’s a significant chance you made a beeline for […]

Grand Jury Indicts Former Democratic IT Staffer For Bank Fraud

A federal grand jury has charged a former IT staffer for ex-Democratic National Committee chairperson Debbie Wasserman Schultz with bank fraud charges, the US Attorney’s office announced Thursday. Imran Awan was arrested July 24 before getting on a plane to Pakistan. The charges against the 37-year-old involve a home loan for rental properties owned by […]