Category Archives: CNN – US

A Michigan man found $43,000 in a secondhand couch. He returned it all

A Michigan man found $43,000 in a secondhand couch. He returned it all

A Michigan man bought a used couch for his man cave in December, and this week, he made an interesting discovery — $43,000 in cash hidden in the cushion. Howard Kirby bought the couch from a Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Owosso, Michigan, CNN affiliate WNEM reported. But the ottoman that came with the couch…MORE

Conor McGregor is making his return to the octagon tonight for UFC 246

Conor McGregor is making his return to the octagon tonight for UFC 246

UFC superstar Conor “The Notorious” McGregor returns to the octagon Saturday evening for UFC 246. The 38-year-old McGregor (21-4-0) is the headliner for the main event against 36-year-old Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone (36-13-0, 1 no contest). Former champion Holly Holm (12-5-0), 38, is fighting against 31-year-old Raquel Pennington (10-8-0). Holm is best known for handing Ronda…MORE

What you need to know about today’s Women’s March

What you need to know about today’s Women’s March

The fourth annual Women’s March is Saturday, and streets across the country and around the world will be flooded with women and allies to advocate for women’s rights and equality. Thousands of women first swarmed the streets of Washington on January 21, 2017, to march for women’s rights in the wake of Donald Trump’s inauguration…MORE

Declassified FBI bulletin says Saudi officials help their citizens flee US legal issues

Declassified FBI bulletin says Saudi officials help their citizens flee US legal issues

The FBI believes that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia officials “almost certainly” help their US-based citizens flee the country to avoid legal issues, according to a recently declassified intelligence bulletin. The bulletin explains that the assessment was made with high confidence and is not likely to change unless the US “directly addresses this issue” with…MORE

The truth behind baseball’s sign stealing legend

The truth behind baseball’s sign stealing legend

Baseball is a game of legend. Babe Ruth. “Casey at the Bat.” Hammerin’ Hank Aaron. “A League of Their Own:” In every great and true baseball story, there’s a little bit of fiction, and its greatest myths are just believable enough to be true. Take sign stealing. The practice of trying to identify and decipher…MORE