Adam Reed

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Pulled Over in a Rental Car, With Heroin in the Trunk

WASHINGTON — In the summer of 2014, Terrence Byrd was driving a rental car on an interstate highway in Pennsylvania. His fiancée had rented it, and he was using it with her permission. But he was not listed on the rental agreement as an authorized driver.<p>A state trooper, David Long, noticed Mr. …

Malcolm Young, AC/DC Guitarist and Co-Founder, Dead at 64

Malcolm Young, guitarist and co-founder of AC/DC, died Saturday at the age of 64. Young had been suffering with dementia for the past three years, an …

Is California Cursed With Drought for the Rest of Time?

Greenhouse gases are only part of the problem.<p>California has experienced droughts that lasted longer than most human civilizations do, and the next …

Making BBQ Ribs Is Finally Easy Thanks To This Genius Hack

It literally cuts hours off the cooking time.<p>Most rib recipes require almost a full day of cooking, whether it's grilled, smoked or baked. Ours takes only 30 minutes—thanks to one brilliant trick.<p>The secret: boil the ribs until tender then throw them on the grill. The simmering part takes just 20 …

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Why there's more to Florida's 'Alligator Alley' than crocs

The Carrie B boat looks absurdly out of place within its surroundings. The paddle wheel at the back is probably older than anything it will chug past, and the cheap and cheerful plastic seats on the top deck feel just right for marvelling at the multi-million-dollar waterside homes.<p>Fort Lauderdale …

AC/DC's Angus Young Handles a Heckler During "Bad Boy Boogie"

Warning: There's nothing timely about the video below. The action takes place about 17 years ago during an AC/DC show in Phoenix, Arizona.<p>In the …

6 Healthy Frozen Foods For When You're Short On Time

Perfect for busy bees.<p>There’s more to frozen food than waffles and nuggets. Meals that have been kept in the freezer can actually be incredibly …

Rig tour: Richard Hawley's guitars, amps and effects

Introduction<p>Here, the Sheffieldian songwriter talks us through the guitars, amps and effects that he uses to bring his ear-candy-clad compositions to …

Ariana Grande’s New Album Is Finally Here

Listen to ‘Dangerous Woman’ now<p>Happy Release Day to Ariana Grande! The diva-in-training has officially released her highly anticipated third studio album, <i>Dangerous Woman.</i> It feels like we have been waiting for this day for ages, and now that it has finally arrived we aren't quite sure what to do …

10 essential facts on AC/DC and its 'Rock or Bust' tour

As the legendary old rockers continue their tour through Europe, accompanied by Guns'N'Roses singer Axl Rose, here are 10 things you need to know …

The key to happiness at work isn’t money–it’s autonomy

When I was around 10 years old, my stay-at-home dad went back to work. For the next few years, he switched jobs a lot. For a while he took portraits in a photography studio; another time, he managed a bookstore. He told me more than once that he was looking for a job with plenty of autonomy. He was …

Brian Johnson Speaks Out About His Departure from AC/DC

Over the weekend, AC/DC issued a statement confirming frontman Brian Johnson's departure from the venerable band.<p>It also confirmed AC/DC's—at least …

Dog gets into owner's ink supply, tries to learn calligraphy

Bad dog, excellent calligrapher.<p>An unlucky couple returned home from the movies last week to discover their Siberian husky had infiltrated their …

How to explore the world's greatest archipelagos

Readers share their tips on exploring the world's archipelagos.<p>This week's winning entry<p><b>Escape from modern living</b><p>Inspired by your article in Discover, we explored Palawan and the surrounding islands on the only sailing paraw [outrigger] in the Philippines. This is as remote as travel gets. …

Happiness Is an Activity

Cultivating a positive mindset can boost well-being and improve creativity. People who cultivate a positive mind-set perform better in the face of challenges.<p>Research shows that pursuing happiness leads not only to happiness itself, but also to success, according to Shawn Achor, author of <i>The</i> …

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9 Toxic Behaviors Holding Good People Back

<i>The quality of your behavior drives the quality of your life.</i>When you spend a decade working with and coaching thousands of people from around the …

DJI's Phantom 4 is the iPhone of drones and so much fun to fly

If we all start flying drones it’ll be DJI’s fault.<p>The company’s new Phantom 4 drone is not only the best-looking drone of its class, it also puts an …

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The One Reason Why Apple Is Making a Smaller iPhone

For the first time since 2013, Apple is launching a new iPhone with a 4-inch screen. Called the iPhone SE, the new device is meant to pack the full …

There's Undigested Food in My Poop. Should I Be Worried?

Many high-fiber foods, like corn, leafy greens, and certain nuts and grains, often pass through you only partially digested because the enzymes in …

Einstein: 'The genius among geniuses'

Albert Einstein, one of the 20th century's most influential thinkers, would have been 139 this week.

These Are the 25 U.S. Cities With the Happiest Workers

The good news is that there are a variety of things you can do to be happier at work, including living in the right city.<p>While we all want to be happy at work, but sometimes that just isn't the case. Whether it's because our pay just isn't that great, or we've got a bad boss, or there aren't many …

Taylor Swift, beau Calvin Harris post too-perfect photos from their beach vacay

Prepare to swoon. Or, you know, straight-up pass out.<p>The already too-perfect couple of singer Taylor Swift and beau Calvin Harris just upped the #couplegoals ante even further with photos of a fabulous beachfront vacation.<p>They chose to post said glorious photos simultaneously on each of their …

The 7 Step Evening Ritual That Will Make You Happy

Everybody talks about morning rituals to get the day started right. (Even I have.) But <i>ending</i> the day right can be even more important. Why?<p>Because …

What you need to know about deli meats

With its processed reputation, deli meat is not making many "clean eating" lists these days. But is it really that bad for you?<p>Behold the sandwich, a beloved American icon. In fact, 50 percent of us eat one each day. But these days you may be thinking twice about grabbing a sandwich on your lunch …

Lady Gaga: Kesha Is 'Being Publicly Shamed for Something That Happens in the Music Industry All the Time'

Lady Gaga discussed her vocal support for Kesha in a recent radio interview with Carson Daly.<p>"Well, I think that people should just know that there’s …

See Amazing Photos of the Real 'Rosie the Riveter' Women of World War II

Woman working on an airplane motor at North American Aviation, Inc., plant in California, June 1942. Photographed by Alf<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Library of …

30 Crucial Skills You Need to Be an Amazing Speaker

It's the business skill people dread the most--but once you get over the initial jitters, being a good public speaker really isn't that hard.<p>Like most skills, you can become competent, if not great, if you're willing to put in the time for practice and planning.<p>Here are 30 essential skills you must …

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5 Lessons The Dalai Lama Taught Me About Happiness

Bodyweight exercises are gaining ground in the fitness world due to the practicality and simplicity of getting in shape using your own body weight. …

Choose your own Malaysian island adventure

With almost 900 islands – 878 to be exact – Malaysia has plenty of offshore attractions to compete with the best destinations in its peninsular mainland. West coast isles like Penang and Langkawi offer a compelling blend of cuisine, culture and luxury, while east coast ones are more rugged and …

10 genius ways to make microwaved food better

Most microwaves can only penetrate food that is an inch thick or less. So, always make sure that the foods you are cooking in the microwave are cut into pieces that are an inch thick or less. Cooking larger items is possible, but the inside of food only gets cooked by the heat radiated inward from …