Robin Wille Corrigan

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I am the DEA agent responsible for catching the notorious Mexican drug lord ‘El Chapo’ — this is how we successfully carried out our undercover operation

<i><br>The following is an excerpt from 'Hunting El Chapo: The Inside Story of the American Lawman Who Captured the World's Most-Wanted Drug Lord' by Andrew Hogan:</i><p>Just a few hours before our first undercover meeting, Diego was acting as if he didn't have a care in the world. Like any good actor, he was …

Mexico

The Puzzle of Sarah Huckabee Sanders

How a bright, competent and likable young operative became the face of the most duplicitous press operation in White House history.<p><b>Sarah Huckabee Sanders is best known to the</b> American public for running the White House daily briefing, a televised performance in which, without so much as raising her …

Donald Trump

Why Being a Perfectionist Can Be Harmful

If you are a perfectionist, you are probably familiar with the feeling of wanting to get everything just right. You may struggle with handing in …

These carabiner clips are made from a single titanium piece

It took Jeb Cheng quite a bit of trial and error (as you can see here), but after dozens of prototypes, he ultimately arrived at the perfect design …

Formula 1’s biggest problem SOLVED?

So what should F1 do to get more exciting? Will Racing in 2018 be Better? – Short Answer… No! And here is why: Even before one car hits the road for …

Donald Trump thinks not clapping for him is 'treasonous'

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump wasn't -- and, apparently, still isn't -- happy that Democrats in Congress didn't stand to applaud him in his State of the Union address last week.<p>Here's what Trump told a crowd in Cincinnati in a speech on Monday afternoon:<p><i>"They were like death and un-American.</i> …

Donald Trump

Is sex the answer to your relationship woes?

How does it make you feel when your partner is cold and distant? Or when they’re critical and prickly? Does it make you want to rip their clothes off, order in a vat of whipped cream and install a chandelier to swing from?<p>No? Well there’s your problem – according, at least, to Michele Weiner-Davis, …

TED Talks

The Tattooist of Auschwitz - and his secret love

<b>For more than 50 years, Lale Sokolov lived with a secret - one born in the horrors of wartime Europe, in a place that witnessed some of the worst of man's inhumanity to man.</b><p>It would not be shared until he was in his 80s, thousands of miles from that place.<p>Lale had been the Tattooist of …

Tattoos

Man with 1.5-foot-long penis claims work is hard to come by

A Mexican man with a prodigious penis said his member is preventing him from penetrating the job market.<p>Roberto Esquivel Cabrera has registered as …

Something huge and hard went into Uranus and it got very messy

In the distant past, Uranus took an absolute pounding, say researchers, without even cracking a smile.<p>My isn’t Uranus full of surprises?<p>Researchers …

Astronomy

The Maxxis Minion DHF Might Be the Perfect Mountain Bike Tire

For many riders, this is only mountain bike tire you need<p>As test director for <i>Bicycling</i>, I receive new mountain bike tires to evaluate all the time. And there are many good options out there: I can contentedly ride with any one of a dozen different tires. But every time I get on a bike with the …

When Will Voyager Stop Calling Home?

The twin spacecraft still send data back to the planet they left 40 years ago.<p>Forty years after they left Earth, the Voyager twin spacecraft are still chugging along, logging 35,000 miles an hour as they zoom farther and farther into the cosmos.<p>“I’ve had people ask me, you mean the mission is still …

Space

This hallucinogenic honey is so prized that hunters scale cliffs and confront swarms of bees to get it

It's a long way up.<p>The journey to harvest hallucinogenic honey produced by Himalayan giant honey bees is far from easy. In eastern Nepal, select members of the Kulung people scale bamboo rope ladders up 300-foot cliffs to get it. They ward off swarms of the bees with smoke from burning grass, which …

Only Mexico City has the cojones for the Trump/They Live Billboard!

A few months ago my artist pal Mitch O'Connell launched a crowdfunded plan to pay tribute to the cult classic movie <i>They Live</i>, about a race of space …

U2's 50 Greatest Songs

U2 weren't great songwriters when they first came together as high schoolers in 1976. It took them a couple of years as a second rate Dublin cover …

Music

Former CERN and MIT scientists launch new VPN, calling out Google and Facebook

Virtual private networks (VPNs) can help bolster security, privacy and anonymity online.<p>ProtonMail, the encrypted service designed by a group of …

Is This Sobbing Woman Really El Chapo’s Daughter?

Is Rosa Isela Guzman Ortiz really the drug kingpin’s secret daughter, or was The Guardian duped by a hairdresser with a wild sob story?<p>Last March, …

Watch Phil Collins Perform 'Sussudio' for First Time in 12 Years

Phil Collins officially ended his retirement Friday night with a concert in Liverpool, England, the singer's first full show in nearly a …

Phil Collins

Photographer Shoots Formula 1 With 104-Year-Old Camera, And Here’s The Result

If ever there was a sport that required rapid fire photography, Formula One racing is it. Which makes what photographer Joshua Paul does even more …

The 'Most Dangerous Path in the World' Reopens After 15 Years

The “most dangerous path in the world” is reopening for its third season after a gruesome accident caused it to close for 15 years.<p>The Caminito del …

Hackers Are Emptying ATMs With a Single Drilled Hole and $15 Worth of Gear

Not so long ago, enterprising thieves who wanted to steal the entire contents of an ATM had to blow it up. Today, a more discreet sort of …

31 Simple Style Cheat Sheets For Guys Who Don't Know WTF They're Doing

Dress for success.

Men's Fashion

The amazing brains of the real-time interpreters

The world’s most powerful computers can’t perform accurate real-time interpreting of one language to another. Yet human interpreters do it with ease. Geoff Watts meets the neuroscientists who are starting to explain this remarkable ability.<p>One morning this summer I paid a visit to the sole United …

Language

Someone Compiled Every Formula One Crash This Year Into One Video

Want to relive every on-track incident this year? This compilation video of the 2016 season has it all.<p>Formula One was quite eventful this year. Mercedes continued to dominate the podium, but it was German driver Nico Rosberg who took the title for the first time in his career, ahead of his …

How to Master Your Intuition: 4 Research-Backed Secrets

You’re really good at what you do and you’ve been doing it a long time. You’ve got a hunch about this big problem you’re facing…<p>Should you trust it? …

Rush Ready Massive '2112' Reissue With Rare Tracks, Live Recordings

Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins, Alice in Chains, Billy Talent and more contribute Rush covers to '2112 - 40th'<p>Rush will celebrate the …

Dave Grohl

The story behind one of Formula 1's greatest photos

Photo credit: Peter J Fox<p>This spectacular image of Nico Rosberg in his Mercedes F1 W07 Hybrid was taken during Friday practice at the 2016 Japanese …

Auto Racing

7 Times James Hunt's Commentary Was Absolutely Savage

The 24th of October marks 40 years since James Hunt won the World Championship in Fuji, beating Niki Lauda after a fierce season-long rivalry. It was …

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