Elon Musk's twins with Neuralink exec cause trouble.

Insider reported last month that SpaceX paid a former flight attendant $250,000 to keep quiet about Elon Musk proposing to her in 2016. Musk called the story a "politically motivated hit piece,

 while SpaceX president and COO Gwynne Shotwell defended him in a company-wide email. "Personally, I believe the allegations to be false

Court records acquired by Insider suggest that tech entrepreneur Elon Musk surreptitiously had twins last November with one of his top staffers, Shivon Zilis. 

Musk, 51, and Zilis, 36, petitioned to alter the twins' names so they would have their father's last name and their mother's middle name. A court in Austin issued the order in May,

Musk invented Neuralink, cofounded OpenAI, and took over Tesla in 2008.
Zilis met Musk in 2016 as a director at OpenAI, where she is currently the youngest board member.

TechCrunch hasn't confirmed Insider's claim. Musk, who is usually active on Twitter, did not answer to Insider's request for comment (neither did Zilis).