Monday, March 25, 2019

Top Stories Today

Top Stories Today

How Major Newspapers Covered The Mueller Report News

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 05:39 AM PDT

On Sunday, Attorney General William Barr released a letter summarizing the results of the Mueller investigation. Here's how the major newspapers covered the news.

How Should I Deal With My Coworkers Trying To Catfish Me, And Other Advice Column Questions

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 04:36 AM PDT

A roundup of the most interesting, thought-provoking and surprising questions that our favorite columnists addressed in recent days.​​

Heartburn Gave My Dad Cancer. What About The Rest Of Us?

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 07:46 AM PDT

Esophageal cancer related to chronic acid reflux is among the fastest-growing cancers in the US. Diet and weight are likely culprits, but what else?

Please, You Have To Watch This Video Of A Man Bellyflopping Through A Children's Net Trampoline

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 07:29 AM PDT

We are going to be laughing about this one for the foreseeable future.

America Blew It On Arugula

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 07:46 AM PDT

It's time for leafy-green justice.

What To Expect From Today's Apple Event

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 05:48 AM PDT

On Monday, in a keynote address at the company's Cupertino campus, Apple is expected to announce something unprecedented for the world's largest hardware company: a video streaming service.

A Clever, Extremely Satisfying Way To Remove A Whole Roof-Load Of Snow At Once

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 06:15 AM PDT

Living in Alaska means figuring out the simplest way to get two feet of snow off of your shed's roof.

On The Trail Of The Robocall King

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 04:36 AM PDT

An investigator set out to discover the source of one scammy robocall. Turns out, his target made them by the millions.

Can You Buy Your Own Train?

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 06:49 AM PDT

If you dream of roaming the US in a your own personal train car, you still can. But Amtrak cuts have railcar owners wondering if their days are numbered.

Harrowing Onboard Footage Of The Moment A Helicopter Crashes

Posted: 24 Mar 2019 01:00 PM PDT

A passenger captured the moment a helicopter landing on the South Inylchek Glacier in Kyrgyzstan. One passenger was left paralyzed from the waist down, but amazingly everyone on board survived the crash.

This Road Riddled With Potholes Is On A Whole Other Level

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 08:05 AM PDT

The Omaha, Nebraska Department of Transportation has some serious explaining to do.

Louisiana's Disappearing Coast

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 05:55 AM PDT

The state loses a football field's worth of land every hour and a half. Now engineers are in a race to prevent it from sinking into oblivion.

This Tactical Pocket Knife Is Perfect For Adventures And Emergencies

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 06:03 AM PDT

Whether you find yourself in a bind or just need to cut open some boxes, this B-2 BLITZ Tactical Pocket Knife is fully concealable and features a durable short tanto blade that helps you cut, saw and slice through anything. Use coupon code MADNESS15 for an extra 15% off.

Forget The Bomb Cyclone. Buy A Bomber Jacket For Spring

Posted: 20 Mar 2019 02:31 PM PDT

Everlane makes this water resistant cotton twill bomber that promises to look good on you.

Drunk Shopping Is A $45 Billion Industry. Here's What People Are Buying

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 06:49 AM PDT

What percentage of alcohol-consuming Americans shop drunk? How much do they spend? What do they buy? We ran a survey to find out.

Dog Has One Big 'Nope' Upon Seeing Its Owner In A Face Mask

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 04:36 AM PDT

One owner's technique for reducing fine lines and minimizing pores is a horror show for her border collie.

Nine Photo Stories That Will Challenge Your View Of The World

Posted: 24 Mar 2019 03:55 PM PDT

Here are some of the most interesting and powerful photo stories from across the internet.

Holy Crap, The Mountains Of Pakistan Are Unbelievably Beautiful

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 06:20 AM PDT

While not a lot happens in this small scene of two travelers dancing on Batura Lake in Pakistan, it doesn't really matter — the backdrop is jaw-dropping.

I Tried The Stupid PB&J Sandwich With Mustard On Top

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 04:36 AM PDT

Drew Magary did it for the content.

Native Americans Stranded For Days By Flooding

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 04:36 AM PDT

On the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota, extreme weather and bad roads have left some residents stranded for nearly two weeks with limited food and water.

Guys Have A Couple Beers, Drive Their 4-Wheeler Into A Pond And, Well...

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 05:48 AM PDT

"Me and me buddies after drinking a few beers thought this would be a great idea."

Mueller Finds No Trump-Russia Conspiracy But Stops Short Of Exonerating President On Obstruction

Posted: 24 Mar 2019 03:55 PM PDT

The attorney general released the main findings of the closely watched investigation into Russia's election interference and whether Trump associates conspired.

How Fake Meat Could Save The Planet

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 05:55 AM PDT

Realistic alternative meats and dairy products could herald the end of livestock farming  —  and change the way we make food.

This Airline Has Been Around For Over 30 Years But Has Never Flown

Posted: 24 Mar 2019 03:55 PM PDT

Baltia had a booth at JFK, trained flight attendants and purchased several 747s — and yet, they have never transported a single passenger.

The Very Mathematical History Of A Perfect Color Combination

Posted: 24 Mar 2019 12:04 PM PDT

The Solarized color scheme is no accident. It reflects the obsessive attention to detail of its creator, Ethan Schoonover.

This Mighty Little Machine Expertly Cleans Roofs Of Grime And Our Minds Of Worry

Posted: 24 Mar 2019 01:59 PM PDT

Old rooves go from dingy to sparkling clean with this satisfying square scrubber.

Olympian Shows The Dangers Of Doing Resistance Band Workouts With A Prosthetic Leg

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 08:05 AM PDT

Blake Leeper is a double amputee, Paralympian and one of the fastest 400m sprinters in the world. But as might imagine, working out with two prosthetic legs has some obstacles.

Scott Walker, Experimental Pop Hero, Dies Aged 76

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 04:36 AM PDT

Death announced by label 4AD, who said he had "enriched the lives of thousands."

Bear Grylls Reviews Survival Movie Scenes And Recollects His Wild Adventurers

Posted: 24 Mar 2019 05:52 PM PDT

Along with authenticating scenes, Grylls shares stories from adventures in the Sahara and the one time he spent 12 hours lighting a fire in the wild.

What My Immigrant Family Taught Me About Money

Posted: 24 Mar 2019 12:04 PM PDT

'It's a common stereotype that immigrants don't throw anything away. But a compulsion to save is natural when other backups haven't always been available.'

Why 'I Got 5 On It' From Jordan Peele's 'Us' Is The Perfect Horror Anthem

Posted: 24 Mar 2019 03:02 PM PDT

Yes, the song is about drugs but in "Us", it's also about a whole lot more.

Powerful Photos Of What Was Left Behind By America's Secret War In Laos

Posted: 24 Mar 2019 08:42 AM PDT

In her series, "Operation Palace Dog," photographer Sadie Wechsler looks for ways to capture the veiled impact of American power in Laos.

Stuyvesant Has 29 Black Students Out of 3,300. How Do They Feel?

Posted: 24 Mar 2019 10:55 AM PDT

Black and Hispanic teenagers at Stuyvesant, one of the nation's elite public schools, want their voices heard in a debate over admissions to the school.

50 Cent's Investment In 'Vitamin Water' Made Him A Boatload Of Money

Posted: 24 Mar 2019 04:57 PM PDT

The details are shrouded in secrecy, but some reports suggest his payday could've been anywhere between $50 to $400 million.

Is It Any Fun To Shop At New York’s New Mega-Mall?

Posted: 24 Mar 2019 08:42 AM PDT

Is Hudson Yards being a mall?

Kids Have A Magical Experience Taste Testing Foods From Fairy Tales

Posted: 24 Mar 2019 05:52 PM PDT

They all fall for the witch's trap hook, line and sinker.

A Symphony Of People Trying (And Mostly Failing) To Make Poached Eggs

Posted: 24 Mar 2019 01:00 PM PDT

Afterward, a chef advises how to do it the right way.

Print Cool Stuff You Never Knew You Needed With This Compact 3D Printer

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 04:36 AM PDT

XYZprinting makes a simplified printer geared at kids. Good news for the 3D printing newbie.

Don't Sleep In Your Car. Sleep On Top Of It With This Tent

Posted: 25 Mar 2019 05:57 AM PDT

Haul your gear and have a place to sleep when you make camp with this roof top tent.

Your Hunt For An Unridiculous Watch Has Ended

Posted: 22 Mar 2019 11:33 AM PDT

This Filson watch was inspired by military issue timepieces and is no-nonsense handsome.