Special Report

Most Famous Musician Born the Year You Were Born

In 1970, 11-year old Michael Jackson became the youngest artist to reach number one on the Billboard Hot 100 with “I Want You Back." The Beatles broke up that same ...
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25 Most Expensive Cities to Move

From Europeans heading west in the 19th century to immigrants searching for a fresh start, leaving home in pursuit of opportunity has long been a central part of the American ...
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How Many People Have Preexisting Conditions in Every State

Prior to the passing of the Affordable Care Act in 2010 – commonly referred to as “Obamacare” – most insurance providers would issue policies based on a customer's current health ...
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How Drug Overdose is a Leading Cause of Death Among Young People

America is hooked on pain-relieving opioids. In 2015, more than 33,000 Americans died as a result of an opioid overdose, including prescription opioids, heroin, and illicitly manufactured fentanyl, a synthetic ...
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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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36 Worst Cities to Find a Job for Recent Graduates

With student debt levels at record highs, the pressure on college graduates to quickly get a decent paying job is higher than ever. The typical student debt among Americans with ...
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Black and White Inequality in All 50 States

In the wake of Charlottesville, racial issues dominate the news. As much of the country rallies against racism, data suggests that the United States is a long way from full ...
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Largest Charities in Every State

Charitable giving by individuals rose to nearly $400 billion in 2016, a record high according to philanthropy research organization Giving USA. Such donations help more than 1.5 million nonprofit organizations ...
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18 Airlines That Are Constantly Delayed

Air travel is stressful for many people, and not just because of fear of flying. More and more flights seem overcrowded -- even when they're not actually overbooked -- with ...
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25 Best Paying Cities for Nurses

Nurses are often the unsung heroes of the healthcare industry, assisting doctors and patients and keeping hospitals running smoothly. Yet nurses' wages vary greatly across the country, ranging from a ...
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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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15 Cities Where You Can See the Total Solar Eclipse

Eclipse-mania is sweeping the United States. From Oregon to South Carolina, 14 states will experience a total solar eclipse on Aug. 21. It will be the first event of its ...
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Quirky Foods Invented Since 1920

How particular is your palate? Would you be willing to try a food that’s out of the ordinary? What do you identify as a quirky food? 24/7 Wall St. tracked ...
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50 Most Popular Country Music Stars

Country musicians, like most musicians today, have been forced to market their craft in the digital age. Digital music sales surpassed physical sales for the first time in 2015, and ...
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50 Best Movies of All Time

What's the greatest movie of all time? This is likely one debate that will rage on forever. This is due in part to evolving tastes, technology, and trends in cinema. ...
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