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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

The battle between science and skepticism

The battle between science and skepticism

At a time when almost everything is politicized, vaccination has planted itself squarely on the national stage. On one side of the debate are parents who are rebelling against settled science and calling on states to broaden vaccine exemptions. They cite their faith or believe vaccines pose danger to their children, even though no major…MORE

Community questions the effects of a Delta jet fuel dump on children’s health

Community questions the effects of a Delta jet fuel dump on children’s health

Frustrated community members questioned government officials and Delta Air Lines representatives during a meeting to talk about a fuel dump from a plane making an emergency landing near Los Angeles this week. The town hall meeting held in Cudahy, California, on Friday was packed, with some audience members holding signs with messages like “Stop letting…MORE

Gas heating is the biggest threat to Britain’s climate goal

Gas heating is the biggest threat to Britain’s climate goal

The United Kingdom made history last year when it became the first major economy to commit to pumping no more greenhouse gases into the atmosphere than it removes by 2050. Dozens of countries have since followed its lead to achieve “net zero” emissions, and with three decades to go before the deadline, Britain’s progress provides…MORE