Author Archives: Evan Comen

Toughest Cities to Be a Single Mom

The share of children living in a single mother household has nearly doubled over the past 50 years. Single mothers in America today face unique challenges balancing the responsibilities ...
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Biggest Auto Recalls of All Time

Since the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) was established in 1970, manufacturers of motor vehicles and parts have been required by law to comply with NHTSA safety standards ...
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47 Hottest Phones of All Time

More than 80% of American adults own a smartphone, and 96% have a cell phone of some kind, according to a survey conducted by Pew Research Center earlier this year. ...
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Biggest Auto Recalls of All Time

Since the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) was established in 1970, manufacturers of motor vehicles and parts have been required by law to comply with NHTSA safety standards ...
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Rainiest Cities in the United States

Climate change is one of the most serious public health issues facing America today. As temperatures continue to rise, water will evaporate at a faster rate, ultimately causing more ...
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America’s Melting Pot Cities

Throughout the history of the United States, the growth of large cities has been fueled by international immigration. Since 2010, nearly a third of the net 7.7 million Americans who ...
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Most Famous Musician Born the Year You Were Born

Every generation has its own musical heroes. These artists have a huge fan following, sell millions of records, and help define the sound of each generation. And while the popularity ...
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US Cities That Get the Least Sun

As autumn approaches, those still looking for a summer tan may find that the days begin to get shorter. And in some of the less sunny parts of the ...
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US Cities That Get the Most Sun

As autumn approaches, those still looking for a summer tan may find that the days begin to get shorter. In some of the sunnier parts of the country, however, ...
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Board Members Who Make More Than $1 Million

At a number of major American companies, compensation for board of director members has come under fire from shareholders in recent years. While director salaries remain a small fraction ...
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Places Where Weather Is Getting Worse Because of Climate Change

Climate change is one of the most serious public health issues facing America today. The annual average temperature in the United States has increased by 1.8 degrees Fahrenheit over ...
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Counties With Worst Drug Problems in Every State

Litigation over America’s opioid crisis has gathered steam in recent months. In a civil suit similar to the suits brought against Big Tobacco 20 years ago, nearly 2,000 towns, ...
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Most Powerful Hurricanes of All Time

Hurricane Erick formed over 1,000 miles southwest of Baja California over the weekend and now, along with Tropical Storm Flossie, poses a threat to Hawaii. The effects of these storms ...
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Counties With Worst Drug Problems in Every State

Litigation over America’s opioid crisis has gathered steam in recent months. In a civil suit similar to the suits brought against Big Tobacco 20 years ago, nearly 2,000 towns, ...
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States Lifting the Most Children Out of Poverty

Since President Lyndon B. Johnson declared the “war on poverty” in 1964, the share of U.S. children living in poverty has been cut in nearly half. According to analysis from ...
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