Special Report - Page 2

Best Animated Movies of All Time

Animated movies are among the top grossing Hollywood films today. As seen with the animated “The Addams Family” movie set to be released in theaters Friday, Oct. 11, these films ...
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Greatest Teams in the History of Every Sport

Hundreds of teams have competed in America’s four major sports leagues for more than a century. Every year, one team wins its league championship and makes its claim as ...
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The 50 Smartest Public High Schools in the US

Measuring smarts is no easy feat -- but schools across the country certainly try. American high school students, depending on the state, may take over 100 standardized tests before ...
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36 Old Words We Use Today But With New Meanings

Words sometimes have two meanings, as Led Zeppelin sang in “Stairway to Heaven.” And indeed they often do. Especially, words can acquire new meanings and lose old ones. For example, ...
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The Best Happy Hour Spot in (Almost) Every State

The idea that hours can be happy goes back centuries: Medieval sundials were often inscribed with the motto "Horas non numero nisi serenas" -- I only count the happy ...
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30 Famous Women Who Beat Breast Cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and in recognition of this, 24/7 Wall St. decided to highlight several well-known women who have defeated the disease. Breast cancer is the ...
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Worst Teams in the History of Every Sport

"Can't anybody here play this game?" That was the question Manager Casey Stengel was said to have asked during the New York Mets inaugural season in 1962. It wasn’t a ...
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76 Richest Members Of Congress

In the earliest days of American independence, members of the federal government were not paid a salary as most of them were wealthy to begin with. This included members of ...
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26 Climate Crisis Disasters That Will Get Worse If We Do Nothing

In September, the latest report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change was released, highlighting the importance of acting to lower global climate emissions and keep global temperature to below ...
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25 Cities Where You Don’t Want to Get Sick

There were more than 24 million overnight hospital stays in the United States in 2017 alone. While the likelihood of a full and speedy recovery following treatment varies depending ...
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Best Horror Movies of All Time

As the Halloween season kicks into full swing, many will seek out a fitting movie to watch. For many, this means turning to the sole genre designed to frighten audiences: ...
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Most Common Arguments of Climate Deniers

September’s demonstrations urging world governments to do more to combat climate change saw millions of people take to the streets, led by a grass-roots movement of young people. During ...
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100 Most Valuable Brands in the World

Having a strong brand recognition can help sell products or services. But certain brands have become much more than that -- they have become so ubiquitous that they are ...
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Unbelievable Things People Have Turned Their Cars Into

There are few technological advancements that capture more attention and obsession than the automobile. Despite all the buzz and speculation about the future of mobility, a world where people ...
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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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