Category Archives: CNN – US

How a pair of raccoons (probably) broke into a bank

How a pair of raccoons (probably) broke into a bank

Up a tree, onto the roof, and through the ceiling. That’s how two raccoons likely managed to break into a bank. And what they found inside was better than money. “They were in the break room eating a tin of almond cookies,” Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA spokeswoman Buffy Martin Tarbox told CNN. “I guess…MORE

An all-Black group is arming itself and demanding change. They are the NFAC

An all-Black group is arming itself and demanding change. They are the NFAC

When two loud bangs rang out on the streets of Lafayette, Louisiana, no one knew where the gunshots came from as protesters gathered to demand justice for another Black man killed by police. Among the crowd was a group of armed Black men and women who call themselves the “Not F**king Around Coalition” or NFAC.…MORE

First ‘murder hornet’ nest found in US successfully removed

First ‘murder hornet’ nest found in US successfully removed

The first nest of giant “murder hornets” ever discovered in the United States has been eliminated, two days after it was located in Washington state. The Asian giant hornet nest was found on Thursday at 4 p.m. local time by entomologists from the Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) in the cavity of a tree…MORE

Dad’s Zoom Halloween costume for his daughter is scary good

Dad’s Zoom Halloween costume for his daughter is scary good

We often associate the month of October with spooky characters like goblins, witches and vampires. With the global pandemic moving most if not all of our social interactions online, it seems appropriate to add “Endless Zoom Meetings” to the list of spooky things. Iowan father Greg Dietzenbach is taking the 2020 “Zoom scaries” to a…MORE

Tropical storm Zeta forms, could reach US Gulf Coast by midweek

Tropical storm Zeta forms, could reach US Gulf Coast by midweek

A tropical depression east of Mexico strengthened Sunday morning into Tropical Storm Zeta and could reach the US Gulf Coast by midweek. It is the 27th named storm of the 2020 Atlantic Hurricane season, tying 2005 as the most active hurricane season on record, according to the National Weather Service. If it makes landfall in…MORE

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