Author Archives: Samuel Stebbins

Most Famous Musician From Each State

While culture is not the largest of U.S. exports, it has had the most pronounced and observable effect on the world. Global entertainment is dominated by U.S.-produced art, with music ...
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The Least Healthy City in Every State

The United States spends more on health care than any other country, yet ranks just 42nd in life expectancy. Health care expenditure per capita in the United states reached $9,990 ...
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America’s Richest and Poorest States

The U.S. Census Bureau released on Wednesday new data from its 2016 annual population survey -- with largely positive findings. Most notable among the survey’s findings is the significant increase ...
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The Cost of Gas the Year You Were Born

There were an estimated 218 million motorists in the United States in 2015, accounting for a combined 3.1 trillion vehicle miles traveled the same year -- more than in any ...
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Worst Cities to Live in Every State

Americans take into consideration a number of factors when deciding where to live, including the quality of schools, the strength of the local economy and job market, the area’s safety ...
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Best and Worst Cities for Women

Gender inequality remains a matter of fact in the United States. Women earn roughly 80 cents on the dollar compared to their male counterparts. Many must overcome various stigma related ...
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Worst Cities to Raise Children

In a country as large and diverse as the United States, not all areas are equal when it comes to raising children. While the number of factors that can affect ...
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15 Cities Where Unions Are Disappearing

Union membership surged in the United States in the wake of the Great Depression and WWII. Organized labor peaked in the mid-1950s, when 35% of the workforce belonged to a ...
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Cities Where Hurricanes Would Cause the Most Damage

Hurricane Harvey has strengthened to a Category 2 storm, with maximum sustained winds of 100 miles per hour, according to the National Weather Service. Harvey is forecast to become a ...
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Customer Service Hall of Shame

One of the most important aspects of doing business for almost any company is customer service. A bad reputation can undermine customer confidence, and in some cases doom a business. ...
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Customer Service Hall of Fame

One of the most important aspects of doing business for almost any company is customer service. In order to develop a loyal customer base and thrive, companies often need to ...
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States That Are Falling Apart

The U.S. economy is the largest in the world, topping a GDP of $18.6 trillion in 2016. An economic powerhouse as massive and diversified as the United States depends on ...
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Largest Industry in Each State

One of the strengths of the United States is its diverse economy, which comprises many industries that contribute to overall economic development and greater stability. Total U.S. economic output topped ...
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10 States With the Most Hate Groups

President Donald Trump's successful campaign and election win unleashed a level of hatred not seen in the United States in decades. According to the latest annual intelligence report from civil ...
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America’s Best Companies to Work For

Adults working full-time in the United States spend about a third of their waking life at work -- and often much more. Because work has such a central role in ...
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