April 26, 2015
Updated 4:14 AM

Stories Journalists Are Talking About

Russian Hackers Read Obama’s Unclassified Emails, Officials Say

nytimes.com — WASHINGTON - Some of President Obama 's email correspondence was swept up by Russian hackers last year in a breach of the White House's unclassified computer system that was far more intrusive and worrisome than has been publicly acknowledged, according to senior American officials briefed on the investigation.
Apr 26, 2015

So Trey Gowdy should ask the Russians for Hillary's emails. Unless David Kendall got there first... ow.ly/M7CUm

Apr 25, 2015

RT @morgfair: Russian Hackers Read Obama’s Unclassified Emails, Officials Say nyti.ms/1z5Qe4j

Apr 25, 2015

RT @nytpolitics: Emails that President Obama sent and received were breached last year, senior officials said. nyti.ms/1IaLVX3 pic.twitter.com/WTXaiVLXR1

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Deep Support in Washington for C.I.A.’s Drone Missions

nytimes.com — WASHINGTON - About once a month, staff members of the congressional intelligence committees drive across the Potomac River to C.I.A. headquarters in Langley, Va., and watch videos of people being blown up. As part of the macabre ritual the staff members look at the footage of drone strikes in Pakistan and other countries and a sampling of the intelligence buttressing each strike, but not the internal C.I.A.
Apr 26, 2015

RT @johnjcook: NYT, over CIA objections, blows cover of three officials who bear responsibility for drone program. Extraordinary. mobile.nytimes.com/2015/04/26/us/…

Apr 26, 2015

RT @johnjcook: NYT, over CIA objections, blows cover of three officials who bear responsibility for drone program. Extraordinary. mobile.nytimes.com/2015/04/26/us/…

Apr 26, 2015

RT @rcallimachi: NYT pushes back against White House, names head of drone program. I am surprised to learn he is a Muslim convert mobile.nytimes.com/2015/04/26/us/…

Apr 26, 2015

RT @rcallimachi: NYT pushes back against White House, names head of drone program. I am surprised to learn he is a Muslim convert mobile.nytimes.com/2015/04/26/us/…

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Earthquake in Nepal Kills Hundreds and Destroys Buildings

nytimes.com — NEW DELHI - An earthquake with an estimated magnitude of 7.9 shook Nepal on Saturday near its capital, Katmandu. People in the capital described scenes of panic and collapsed buildings, and the United States Geological Survey predicted very severe damage to villages near the quake's epicenter, about 50 miles from Katmandu.
Apr 25, 2015

What a photo (Narendra Shrestha) of Nepal earthquake aftermath. nyti.ms/1JpPSZN Caption says he's a survivor. pic.twitter.com/F4TLD7b7Gw

Apr 25, 2015

RT @nytimes: The Dharahara Tower, built in 1832, is one architectural loss caused by the Nepal earthquake nyti.ms/1b1MOE1 pic.twitter.com/skeULaayAm

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Watch NBA's Vine "LeBron from waaaaaaaay downtown!"

vine.co — Watch NBA's Vine "LeBron from waaaaaaaay downtown!" taken on 25 April 2015. It has 0 likes. Vine is the best way to see and share life in motion. Create short, beautiful, looping videos in a simple and fun way for your friends and family to see.
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7.9 magnitude earthquake rattles Nepal near Katmandu

cnn.com — The shaking was perceived by people who contacted the USGS as "severe" to "violent," nearly the highest rating on the intensity scale. Physical shaking was rated as "strong," on the USGS ShakeMap. CNN sister network CNN-IBN is reporting that buildings are down and roads are out.
Apr 25, 2015

Death toll over !800, expected to rise. CNN: Earthquake slams Nepal; devastating loss of people, history cnn.it/1PyMaxt

Apr 25, 2015

CNN: Earthquake slams Nepal; devastating loss of people, history cnn.it/1PyMaxt

Apr 25, 2015

RT @cnnbrk: #NepalQuake death toll tops 1,400, according to Nepal's National Emergency Operation Center. cnn.it/1FlkMQt pic.twitter.com/CXAxG6Zv27

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