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Peter Thiel, a Silicon Valley titan, acknowledged he helped fund litigation against Gawker, with whom he has feuded for years since it "outed" him as a homosexual

Corey Stewart: The Media’s Hypocrisy on Litigation Funding

Many in the chattering class are clutching their pearls this month as Gawker Media sells its assets to Univision and shudders its flagship brand, Gawker.com. They’ve been demonizing Peter Thiel for secretly financing Terry “Hulk Hogan” Bollea’s successful lawsuit against the company after it published a secretly recorded sex tape.

Early morning sun cuts through fog before the start of the 2015 National Wreaths Across America event on Dec. 12, 2015. More than 50,000 volunteers helped to place remembrance wreaths on 230,000 gravestones. Read more: http://www.politico.com/gallery/2016/05/arlington-cemetery-memorial-day-photos-002264#ixzz4A5yK1z5w Follow us: @politico on Twitter | Politico on Facebook

Bronze Medallions Stolen from Indiana Veterans’ Graves

“People don’t have any morals anymore, apparently,” American Legion Post 83 financial officer James Hiles told the South Bend Tribune, neatly summarizing the case of over 300 bronze medallions stolen from the graves of military veterans in Patton Cemetery.

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AP: Many Donors to Clinton Foundation Met with Hillary at State

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than half the people outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was secretary of state gave money — either personally or through companies or groups — to the Clinton Foundation. It’s an extraordinary proportion indicating her possible ethics challenges if elected president.