The treasure hunt was a modified version of an earlier idea. Fenn was diagnosed with terminal kidney cancer in 1988 and had planned to die peacefully in the woods with his treasure. But when his cancer went into remission, he put his plans on hiatus, eventually writing the poem that described his ideal resting place, which is where he hid the treasure. The poem appeared in a self-published memoir called "The Thrill of the Chase." Fenn told Business Insider that the chest wouldn't be found by accident; only a treasure hunter who correctly interpreted the clues would find it. … [Read more...] about Fenn’s Treasure Has Been Found!
"The Senate has failed to move forward with the $3 trillion stimulus package — the HEROES Act — that passed in the House six weeks ago and could give our communities the funding they need to combat these crises," AFT President Randi Weingarten said in a press statement. "Simply put, we cannot get back to work, back to school and back to some kind of new normal without Senate action and without the federal government making critical investments now so we don't forfeit our future." … [Read more...] about Can the President Cut Federal Funding to Schools for Not Reopening?