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Mortimer Sackler and Jacqueline Sackler attend the Guggenheim International Gala on November 9, 2006. Mortimer and his brother Raymond co-chaired the company that developed OxyContin.

6 museums and universities that are rejecting money from the wealthy family that’s accused of fueling the opioid crisis

Growing pressure on the Sackler family for its role in the opioid crisis has caused many institutions to reconsider millions in charitable donations.
All aboard the Spice Bus.

The original Spice Bus from ‘Spice World’ has been turned into an Airbnb that you can rent for less than $130 a night

The bus sleeps three and features 90s magazines, scrunchies, animal-print carpet, and a neon "girl power" sign on the wall.
The watch comes on a yellow gold double-link chain.

A British ‘genius’ painstakingly made 23 pocket watches by hand in his lifetime — and one of those just sold for a whopping $1 milli...

Legendary watchmaker George Daniels handmade 23 pocket watches during his lifetime. One of those rare watches just sold at a Geneva auction.
Customers crowd into the Harrow branch of Metro Bank after a false scare story on WhatsApp said the bank was going under.

A false rumor on WhatsApp started a run on a London bank

Metro Bank's stock dropped 9% this morning.
Driking a glass of wine 100ft above London is pretty cool.

You can eat a 3-course dinner 100ft in the sky above London for $250 — here’s what it’s like

London in the Sky offers a one-hour, three-course dinner with wine 100ft above London for £199 ($259). I strapped in and checked it out.
Jim Gardner Burns has been a doorman at The Athenaeum for 26 years.

A doorman who has worked at the same luxury hotel for 26 years says this is exactly what you should do to get the best treatment

The long-time doorman of The Athenaeum in Mayfair, London explained that there's a very simple way to ensure you get the A-list treatment.
The 'Mean Girls' menu.

A pink ‘Mean Girls’-themed menu exists, but you’ll have to go to the UK to get it

If you're feeling personally victimised by your own Regina George, you might enjoy a 'Brutus vs Caesar' salad.
Psychedelics appear to have a unique ability to treat conditions that fail to respond to even the best current medicines.

Tim Ferriss just helped launch the world’s first research center dedicated to turning psychedelics into medicines

The research hub opens Friday with funds from Tim Ferriss. Scientists will explore the drugs' potential to treat mental illnesses like depression.
Police watch as climate change activists demonstrate during the Extinction Rebellion protest, at London's Canary Wharf DLR station on Wednesday.

Climate change protestors cause a week of chaos in London, blocking major roads, crippling public transport, and gluing themselves to trains

Thousands of people have protested across London with Extinction Rebellion, occupying four major landmarks as well as interrupting public transport.
Gordon Ramsay.

Gordon Ramsay defended his new Asian restaurant after a scathing review ignited a debate about cultural appropriation

The restaurant, Lucky Cat, is billed as a "vibrant Asian Eating House" which draws on "experiences and inspiration from trips to the Far East."