Depraved stranger posed as millionaire to trick teens into murdering friend: court docs

Five Alaska teens have been charged with murdering one of their best friends — after being catfished by a stranger from Indiana who promised them $9 million to film the depraved crime, according to court records. Darin Schilmiller, 21, posed as a millionaire named “Tyler” in online chats in which he offered 18-year-old Denali Brehmer Read more about Depraved stranger posed as millionaire to trick teens into murdering friend: court docs[…]

NASA’s atomic clock to navigate future deep space missions

As NASA and other organizations begin to lay the groundwork for crewed missions to places other than an orbiting space station or even the moon, they’re beginning to better understand the potential challenges such missions will pose. Keeping a crew alive and well for a long-haul space mission is going to be hard, but one Read more about NASA’s atomic clock to navigate future deep space missions[…]

The inside story of why Michelle Beadle’s ESPN future is in peril

Michelle Beadle’s ESPN career is in peril mostly because of things no one sees on the air, according to sources. Beadle makes $5 million per year, but refuses to take care of the responsibilities outside of hosting the network’s premiere NBA show, “Countdown.” Her failure to promote the program on outside venues combined with her Read more about The inside story of why Michelle Beadle’s ESPN future is in peril[…]

Mets shake up roster after bad injury news for Familia, Nimmo

ATLANTA — Shake it up, baby. In what might be the equivalent of giving the Titanic’s anchor a paint job, the Mets made two bullpen moves Tuesday and unveiled plans to rearrange the outfield after learning their Opening Day left fielder would be lost for at least another month. In a nutshell: — Jeurys Familia Read more about Mets shake up roster after bad injury news for Familia, Nimmo[…]

Reynolds Wrap wants to pay you $10K to eat BBQ all summer long

Greatest summer job ever? For the second year in a row, Reynolds Wrap is looking to hire a “Chief Grilling Officer” — tasked with traveling across the country in search of the best barbecue. But that’s not all. Company officials also plan to serve the lucky person up with a side of $10,000. Click Here: Read more about Reynolds Wrap wants to pay you $10K to eat BBQ all summer long[…]

These Protein Picker-Uppers Keep Your Cells Clean and Healthy

This story is part of a series on how we clean—from organizing your house to washing your tuchus. Of all the existential intergalactic threats ever faced by the crew of the starship Enterprise, perhaps none burns more brightly in the minds of classic Star Trek fans than the gaping, antiproton-beam-backlit maw of the Planet Killer. Read more about These Protein Picker-Uppers Keep Your Cells Clean and Healthy[…]

Comcast Now Lets You Control Your TV With Your Eyes

Seven years ago, telecommunications heavyweight Comcast recruited Tom Wlodkowski to make the company's services more accessible to people with disabilities. Wlodkowski came with an impressive list of accomplishments: He'd run AOL's efforts to make the internet more functional for people with visual and physical impairments, and launched a number of services like AIM Relay, which Read more about Comcast Now Lets You Control Your TV With Your Eyes[…]

Stunning Photographs Created With a Flashlight Lightsaber

Light painting saved Denis Smith's life. A decade ago, the native New Zealander was working as a Xerox salesman in Auckland, earning more than $300,000 a year but blowing it all on fast cars, expensive cigars, and copious quantities of alcohol. "I was killing myself working, trying to sustain that lifestyle," Smith says. "It developed Read more about Stunning Photographs Created With a Flashlight Lightsaber[…]

Snow Peak’s Fire Pit Makes Me Like Camping Again

I first saw Snow Peak’s Pack-and-Carry Fire Pit at Snow Peak Way, the cult outdoor brand's yearly camping retreat. A few fire pits were set up in the field, deep in the wooded recesses of the Columbia River Gorge. Kids of all ages gathered around them, helping themselves to marshmallows, chocolate, and graham crackers, while Read more about Snow Peak’s Fire Pit Makes Me Like Camping Again[…]

More info out over deaths in Dominican Republic, like man foaming at mouth

More information is coming out about tourists who have mysteriously died in the Dominican Republic, including a New Jersey resident who suddenly fell ill last week — and an Arizona man who had “something green” foaming from his mouth following his death, a report says. “It was something that came way out of left field,” Read more about More info out over deaths in Dominican Republic, like man foaming at mouth[…]