Author Archives: Samuel Stebbins

20 Biggest Crimes of the Year

As 2019 fades into history, America ruefully looks back on another year of mass murders, bias-inspired crimes, child and sex abuse cases, fraud involving the privileged class, and other ...
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Biggest Heroes of the Year

There’s an old adage that says “no news is good news.” In 2019, we had plenty of news. Many of the largest news stories certainly were not "good news" -- ...
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Worst Natural Disasters in the US in the Last 10 Years

“Incidents of extreme weather are projected to increase as a result of climate change,” according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. And the climate crisis continues to intensify. The ...
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America’s 25 Dying Industries

The U.S. economy is the largest and one of the most complex and dynamic in the world -- and as a result, the only constant is change. Consumer preferences ...
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America’s 25 Thriving Industries

The U.S. economy is the largest and one of the most complex and dynamic in the world -- and as a result, the only constant is change. Consumer preferences ...
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America’s Military Cities

The U.S. military is regarded as the most capable fighting force in the world. Though its purpose is to defend American interests across the globe, the impact of the U.S. ...
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Longest-Serving Democrats in the House

With the exception of Supreme Court justices, who are appointed for life, job security can be tenuous in Washington D.C. -- particularly for members of the House of Representatives. ...
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Longest-Serving Republicans in the House

With the exception of Supreme Court justices, who are appointed for life, job security can be a major challenge in Washington D.C. -- particularly for members of the House ...
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20 Sports Most Americans Have Never Heard Of

As most Americans know, our taste in sports does not exactly match that of the world. American football is rarely seen outside of North America, while soccer, by far ...
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Income It Takes to Be Considered Rich in Every State

A recent survey conducted by YouGov, a London based research group, asked Americans to identify what annual salary they would need to earn to consider themselves rich. The results ...
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50 Notable Events Since Trump Was Elected President

Donald J. Trump’s path to White House was anything but traditional. While many of the other 43 presidents either previously served in elected positions or had careers in the ...
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Why It Has Gotten Harder to Find a Job in These Cities

Since the end of the Great Recession in 2009, the U.S. economy has entered an era of unprecedented growth. Overall employment has climbed for a record 109 consecutive months ...
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The Most Outrageous Car Collections in the World

Of the countless hobbies people enjoy during their free time, collecting is one of the most common. Part of what makes this hobby so popular is that almost anything ...
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These People Own the Most Land in America

Spanning over 3.5 million square miles, the United States is the third largest country in the world by landmass, trailing only China and Russia. While over a quarter of ...
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These People Own the Most Land in America

Spanning over 3.5 million square miles, the United States is the third largest country in the world by landmass, trailing only China and Russia. While over a quarter of ...
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