Special Highway for Russia’s wealthy and privileged to bypass traffic

Special Highway for Russia’s wealthy and privileged to bypass traffic
It’s known as the “special highway” — a wide, flat road, with a lane down the middle, that links the Kremlin with President Vladimir V. Putin’s residence in the pine woods, 14 miles outside of Moscow. Reserved by law for emergencies, the median lane is used mostly by Russia’s wealthy and privileged to bypass traffic. ...

Optical illusion – picture will fade away if you stare at it

Optical illusion - picture will fade away if you stare at it
Take a look at the image below. (It might help to open it in a new tab and zoom in). Pick a spot in the center of the picture, and stare only at that spot for about 20 seconds. Try to let your eyes relax there, without letting them stray to any other corner of ...

F.B.I. psychiatric hospital phone logs

F.B.I. psychiatric hospital phone logs
FBI agents conducted a raid of a psychiatric hospital in San Diego that was under investigation for medical insurance fraud. After hours of reviewing thousands of medical records, the dozens of agents had worked up quite an appetite. The agent in charge of the investigation called a nearby pizza parlor with delivery service to order ...