Special Report - Page 2

Healthiest County in Every State

Average life expectancy for Americans can vary by as much as 15 years, depending on where one is born. While the average person born in Montgomery County, Maryland is expected ...
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States With the Deadliest Police Chases

Police chases, as exciting as they are in movies, can result in accidents -- sometimes fatal ones. The victims can be the perpetrator, an officer, or innocents. According to a ...
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America’s Richest (and Poorest) Towns

The typical U.S. household earned $53,889 in 2015, roughly $2,500 more than in 2009, when the typical household earned $51,425. While American incomes have risen substantially since the depths of ...
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Key Numbers Behind the April Jobs Report

The unemployment rate dropped to 4.4% in April, the federal government announced May 5. The economy added 211,000 jobs last month. Expectations were for 190,000 new jobs and an unemployment ...
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9 Ways to Deal With Robocalls

According to the Federal Communications Commission, 2.4 billion automated marketing calls are made every month, the equivalent of the more than seven for every American. These computerized marketing calls, or ...
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The World’s 25 Fastest Growing Retailers

Growing numbers of consumers are choosing to do their shopping online, and many brick-and-mortar retailers are failing to adapt to the shifting retail landscape. Once retail giants RadioShack and Payless ...
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25 Most Important Star Wars Characters

On May 4, fans everywhere will celebrate Star Wars Day, the fan-made global holiday celebrating the classic science fiction films that comprise the Star Wars universe. The foundation of the ...
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41 Countries the US Government Doesn’t Want You to Visit

The U.S. State Department issued a travel alert for all of Europe for May 1 to September 1, 2017. The alert is intended to keep Americans traveling to the continent ...
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Poorest Town in Every State

Approximately 46 million Americans live in poverty, according to the federal government. Tens of millions more do not live below the poverty line, but nonetheless face financial difficulties living in ...
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25 Cities With the Healthiest Diets

Few habits affect overall well-being more than a healthy diet, and the probability of eating well largely depends on one's place of residence. The “2016 Community Rankings for Healthy Eating” ...
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10 Best States for Immigrants

The California State Senate passed a bill in April that provides a number of protections to immigrants in the state in light of recent crackdowns by Immigration and Customs Enforcement. ...
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States With the Most Fatal Accidents

Abruptly losing a loved one in an accident is one of life’s greatest tragedies. While often regarded as rare, approximately one American dies in an accident every four minutes. In ...
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Countries Spending the Most on War

The United States spent $611 billion on its military last year, up slightly from about $596 billion the year prior. American military spending dwarfs that of every other nation in ...
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10 Most Counterfeited Products in America

Every year, more than 275 million containers enter the United States by boat, truck, rail, and air. Last year, U.S. law enforcement agencies seized a total of 31,560 shipments containing ...
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26 National Monuments President Trump Wants to Shut Down

President Donald Trump, in an executive order signed on Wednesday, ordered Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke to conduct a review of all national monuments of 100,000 acres or greater ...
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