Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff reunite outside the iconic Fresh Prince Of Bel Air mansion… as Will helps the owners rent it out on Airbnb for only $30

‘Ready for the freshest staycation ever?’ he wrote. ‘If this place looks familiar that’s because it’s just as fly as it was when I first rolled up the driveway. I’m back. And this time, I’m handing you the keys so you’ll have my wing of the mansion all to yourself — but my sneaker collection […]

Lefty O’Doul’s dispute lands in court

Bovis and his attorney did not immediately return requests for comment. Citing trademarks he filed in 2009 for the Lefty O’Doul’s restaurant and bar name, as well as a host of other products, including hot dogs and Bloody Mary mix, Bovis last week asserted his own ownership of the bar.

Welcome to the ‘Black Power Kitchen’ of Tomorrow

The main attraction lies just past the kitchen doors, where a long, horizontal sign—“STURDY GANG NEVER NOT FRESH”—leans against a large steel vent. There’s some serious cooking going on in here. Witness: A pantry yawns wide, stuffed with spices and seasonings in labeled containers—“Wasabi Powder,” “Corn Meal,” “Hibiscus”—and in a that’s-what-she-said wink familiar to any […]

How big money is powering a massive hunt for alien intelligence

PANOSETI’s design includes lightning-fast photon counters sensitive to pulses less than one-billionth of 1 second long. “It’s hard for nature to make that,” Shelley Wright says. It relies on a Fresnel lens, a type used in lighthouses to focus light into a narrow beam. Flipped over, a Fresnel can gather light from a 10°-wide patch […]

How to help victims of the West Coast’s apocalyptic wildfires

Unprecedented wildfires have been spreading across the West Coast of the United States, and they show no signs of slowing. Meanwhile, hundreds of thousands have fled their homes and tens of thousands have gone without power in the midst of a historic heat wave. 

VRBO bans 1-night rentals in Arizona, cites large gatherings

The site’s parent company, Expedia Group, plans to develop long-term steps to help eliminate large gatherings through changes in the reservation system and through identification “of bad actors after the fact to prevent future incidents,” the letter said.