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How WhatsApp Leads Mobs to Murder in India

False rumors of child kidnappers have gone viral on WhatsApp in India, prompting fearful mobs to kill two dozen innocent people since April

India

Hunting the Con Queen of Hollywood: Who's the "Crazy Evil Genius" Behind a Global Racket?

For more than a year, some of the most powerful women in entertainment — including Amy Pascal, Kathleen Kennedy, Stacey Snider and a 'Homeland' …

San Andreas

Golf Hacks: Perfect shots with improved timing

Ever wondered what a golfer meant when they remarked how smooth another player’s swing is?<p>Let us clear it up for you. Strike your shots perfectly by …

Golf

Phil Mickelson: How To Hit 2 Basic Pitches and Chips

Phil Mickelson is a short-game master. Follow his tips on chips and pitches to improve your own game.<p>LOW PITCH<p><b>SWING SHORT</b><p>Here I'm playing a 40-yard pitch shot to a flagstick located just onto a top tier. To hit a low shot that lands short of the slope and runs to the hole, align your sand wedge …

5 Rory McIlroy Driver Swing Keys You Should Copy

GM Top 25 coach Clive Tucker looks at five keys that make Rory McIlroy one of the game's best drivers of the ball<p><b>5 Rory McIlroy Driver Swing Keys You</b> …

Golf

5 ways to smoke your fairway woods

<b>1. Stand tall behind the ball</b> and stare down your target line. Get your game face on. Picture the shot exploding down the fairway on a low, piercing …

fairwaywoods

“The sicario: A Juárez hit man speaks” by Charles Bowden (Harpers)

I am ready for the story of all the dead men who last saw his face.As I drank coffee and tried to frame questions in my mind, a crime reporter in …

Inhuman Resources - The Huffington Post

Credits<p>Writer - David Dayen<p>David is the author of <i>Chain of Title: How Three Ordinary Americans Uncovered Wall Street's Great Foreclosure Fraud</i>. He is a fellow with In These Times and contributes to The Intercept, The New Republic and the Los Angeles Times.<p>Illustration - Kristian Hammerstad<p>Kristian …

Wall Street

How To Stop Slicing Drives

<b>How To Stop Slicing Drives</b><p>In this video, Golf Monthly top 25 coach John Jacobs looks at the two reasons for slicing your drives.<p>Are you tired of …

Golf

Little Girl Lost

There were three adults in the house that evening: the children’s mother, Lorena Keepness; her boyfriend, Dean McArthur; and a family friend named …

Crime

The Obsessive Search for the Tasmanian Tiger

Could a global icon of extinction still be alive?<p>Andrew Orchard lives near the northeastern coast of Tasmania, in the same ramshackle farmhouse that his great-grandparents, the first generation of his English family to be born on the Australian island, built in 1906. When I visited Orchard there, …

Loch Ness

Twitter explodes at news of potential Tiger-Phil showdown

When GOLF's own Alan Shipnuck broke the news early Friday morning of a Tiger Woods-Phil Mickelson showdown in the works, it didn't take long for the …

Golf

How Cambridge Analytica fueled a shady global passport bonanza

A controversial billion-dollar citizenship-for-sale business led the elections firm to conduct clandestine campaigns across the Caribbean, insiders say.<p>In 2010, as elections neared in Saint Kitts and Nevis, a grainy hidden-camera video was uploaded to YouTube. In the anonymously produced clip, …

Caribbean

The Birth of the Brady Rule: How a Botched Robbery Led to a Legal Landmark

In early June 1958, 25-year-old John Leo Brady was in love. He was also in some trouble. His sweetheart, Nancy Boblit McGowan, had just told him she …

Crime

Driving the ball accurately doesn't require hitting it straight

This is going to sound a bit backwards, but if you want to hit fairways with your driver, you don't have to actually hit your driver dead-straight. We'll let one of our top-ranked teachers explain:<p>"Driving accuracy does not mean you have to hit the ball straight. Some of the straightest drivers in …

Golf

How To Make Chipping Easy

Here's my system for always grabbing the right club<p>Last month in my cover story, I talked about developing flight-to-roll ratios around the greens. For your chipping clubs, you need to know how much of the shot is in the air and how much is on the ground. Then you can pick the right club for any …

Driving: The Easy Way to Add Speed, Power and Yards

Driving: The Easy Way to Add Speed, Power and Yards

Driving

The power of lag: How to hit your irons farther

If you're hitting your irons straight, but you're still not getting the kind of explosive power you want, you're probably not creating enough lag in …

Stop Missing Greens

When you're hitting your irons great—and getting them closer to the hole—the game sure seems easy. You're not putting pressure on your short game and adding the stress of constantly grinding for pars and bogeys. You can be freer off the tee with your driver, too, because you're excited to handle …

The Next Plague Is Coming. Is America Ready?

The epidemics of the early 21st century revealed a world unprepared, even as the risks continue to multiply. Much worse is coming.<p>Image above: Workers at the University of Nebraska Medical Center's biocontainment unit practicing safe procedure on a mannequin<p>At 6 o’clock in the morning, shortly …

Disease

The 15 Best Crime Documentaries on Netflix Will Make You Lock Your Doors

Serial killers, sadistic cartels, and sinister cults abound in our list of the absolute-best crime documentaries on Netflix (US) right now.<p>It’s no small secret: we’re obsessed with true crime. There’s probably a reason stories of assassination, murder, and torture keep us coming back for more. But …

Give Your Tee Shots An Instant Boost

<b>LAUNCH IT HIGHER</b><p>Most amateurs hit the ball with a downward strike too low on the face, creating high spin and low launch—the worst combination for distance. You'll immediately get longer if you hit it in the sweet spot, which is a little above the center of the face. To do that, focus on how your …

Golf

Inside Netflix’s TV-Swallowing, Market-Dominating Binge Factory

Above, Ryan Murphy, Spike Lee, Laverne Cox, Alison Brie, Jane Fonda, Robin Wright, and Jason Bateman.<p>“What do you think about gas in the tank for the …

TV

Don’t Eat Before Reading This

A New York chef spills some trade secrets.<p>Good food, good eating, is all about blood and organs, cruelty and decay. It’s about sodium-loaded pork fat, stinky triple-cream cheeses, the tender thymus glands and distended livers of young animals. It’s about danger—risking the dark, bacterial forces of …

25 of the most iconic Australian road trips to drive in your lifetime

There's no shortage of tarmac to traverse in The Lucky Country. From ocean drives to outback missions, here are Australia's best road trips.<p>The US …

Where killings go unsolved

Christopher Dickson felt justice had been served. For weeks, he’d bragged around his neighborhood about winning $5,000 in a dispute settled on the TV show “Judge Joe Brown.”<p>On a cool evening in July 2009, the 39-year-old auto mechanic emerged with his nightly tallboy from Dailey’s Package Liquors, …

Crime

Barbearians at the Gate

In the summer of 2017, the survivalists began to worry—<i>really</i> worry—about the bears.<p>The problem wasn’t the animals’ nighttime behavior; that was just …

‘It was my job, and I didn’t find him’: Stoneman Douglas resource officer remains haunted by massacre

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. — Scot Peterson had spent much of the past three months in hiding, but now somebody was walking onto his porch and toward the front door. A motion detector activated an alarm inside his duplex. Peterson, 55, ducked away from the windows and bent out of sight. His girlfriend, …

Crime

Own Goal: The Inside Story of How the USMNT Missed the 2018 World Cup

The players smelled it. In the locker room at halftime, the stench of impending failure hung as heavily as the humid Caribbean air. Try as he might, …

Soccer

For Auburn softball, joy on the surface obscured darker truths within

Book One<p>A little over a year ago, I gave a speech to the Auburn Tigers softball team. I did not give it at a banquet or any kind of official …

Empathy