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Identity Theft: A Real-World Version of 'The Walking Dead'
In the post-apocalyptic world of “The Walking Dead,” it’s a foregone conclusion that zombies happen, and they aren’t picky. One real-world parallel of finding yourself surrounded by hungry zombies is the plague of identity theft. With more than 1 billion records “out there,” it’s just a matter of
Excerpt: Robert Baer's 'The Perfect Kill'
Excerpted from THE PERFECT KILL: 21 Laws for Assassins by Robert B. Baer by arrangement with Blue Rider Press, an imprint of Penguin Random House, Copyright © Robert Baer 2014. Introduction Buttonwillow, California, Fourth of July weekend, 2011: It’s not even eleven a.m., and already...
The shadow life of Jim Irsay
This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's Nov. 11 College Hoops Tip-Off. Subscribe today! KIMBERLY WUNDRUM'S friends passed by the lilacs and lilies and other flowers that she loved, but it was the blue orchids by her open casket, arranged in the shape of a horseshoe, that stopped some cold. Jim
Aspen Philanthropist Found Dead in Closet by Friend
Part 1: Kathy Carpenter called 911 frantically after discovering her friend Nancy Pfister's dead body.
Trash Man Played Key Role in Breaking Aspen Heiress Murder Case
The murder of Aspen heiress Nancy Pfister might never have been solved but for the eagle eye of a sanitation worker who spotted what looked like household trash in a city receptacle, according to a lawyer involved in the case. When the worker opened the bag, he found a bloody hammer and several
Jim Irsay -- like father, like son?
INDIANAPOLIS -- Even in the weeks before his collapse, he was not him . Gaunt, erratic and stooped over like a broken old man, Jim Irsay was on something, no doubt. But he was not his father. About a month ago, Irsay popped into Daddy Jack's, a fine-dining joint in north Indianapolis that boasts of
Vice TV: Inside the Popular Mayhem
Partying with dictators, doing drugs at dog shows, filming Brazilian backsides - all in a day's work
Lil Wayne's New Album: The Best, Worst and Weirdest Songs
The Best, Worst and Weirdest Songs From Lil Wayne's New Album 'I Am Not A Human Being II'
Larry Ellison, Johnny Depp and More: Celebrity Private Islands
When you think about your dream life, what does it look like? There's a good chance it involves lazing your days away on the beach -- on your own private island perhaps -- complete with a mansion, staff and, oh, not a care in the world. For the mega-wealthy, owning an island is the ultimate status
Harry Reid's Attack Boxes Mitt Romney In
Harry Reid's campaign to corner Mitt Romney, forcing the Republican presidential candidate to disclose his tax returns or keep on trying to explain why he won't, will carry on another day. The Senate majority leader told reporters in his home state of Nevada Monday that the "whole controversy" --