Author Archives: Grant Suneson

Colleges with the Most March Madness Wins

March Madness is one of the most exciting times in a sports fan’s year. During the NCAA Tournament, anything seems possible -- from buzzer beating shots to Cinderella teams making ...
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Largest Employer in Every State

Walmart is by far the largest employers in the United States, employing about 1.5 million Americans. Other companies, however, are beginning to close in on Walmart’s headcount. Amazon, thanks to ...
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25 Highest Paying Jobs

Americans entering the workforce can have a number of different reasons for pursuing one career over another. Some look for an occupation that allows them to utilize their natural gifts, ...
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America’s Richest Universities

The rising cost of a college education is one of the biggest challenges many young Americans face today. The College Board reported that between 1988 and 2018, the average cost ...
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The USA Only Has 11 Active Aircraft Carriers

Aircraft carriers are the pinnacle of modern naval achievement. The massive vessels serve as warships as well as nautical air bases that can deploy and recover airplanes. Large and expensive, ...
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30 Richest Millennial Entrepreneurs

Like many generations before them, millennials are often accused of being lazy or entitled by their elders. Yet many young people have worked hard and innovated to create a new ...
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The States With the Least Heart Disease

No other condition kills more people in the United States than heart disease. One in every four deaths is caused by heart disease, or 610,000 deaths a year. On average, ...
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Most Important Historical Event in Every State

Each U.S. state has borne witness to an important historical event that has shaped its history -- for better or worse. In many cases, the event has had implications beyond ...
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Richest Person in Every State

The net worth of the world’s 26 wealthiest billionaires is $1.4 trillion -- the same as the combined wealth of the world's 3.8 billion poorest people, or about half of ...
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Countries Where People Live the Longest

One of the best measures of the health of a nation's population is average life expectancy at birth. The United States' life expectancy of 78.7 remains high compared to most ...
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25 Highest Paying Jobs

Americans entering the workforce can have a number of different reasons for pursuing one career over another. Some look for an occupation that allows them to utilize their natural gifts, ...
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50 Most Powerful Women in Entertainment

Women have always played an integral role in film, television, and popular music, contributing to the development of each. Actresses such as Audrey Hepburn and musicians such as Billie Holiday ...
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What the Stock Market Was Worth the Year You Were Born

In October of last year, the Dow Jones Industrial Average peaked at 26,952, the highest point on record for the stock index. Though the DJIA comprises only 30 stocks, it ...
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The Highest Point in Every State

Comprising 26 climate zones and 25 physically unique regions, the United States is one of the most geographically diverse nations in the world. Measured by the distance from base to ...
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The Grandest Historic Mansion in Each State

Before neighbors could show off their wealth by purchasing the latest sports car, wealthy people in America flaunted their money by building opulent mansions. Because of modern advancements in ...
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