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9 foreign policy issues the Trump administration will have to face

This is part of a series examining the foreign policy challenges President-elect Donald Trump will inherit and how he might approach them.
  • Jan 11, 2017

How data breaches grew to massive proportions in 11 years

Yahoo! announced Wednesday that a data breach in August 2013 affected a billion user accounts, making it the largest on record. Such hacks can be devastating. Since 2005, they’ve grown to affect millions of people.
  • Dec 14, 2016

Everything you ever wanted to know about the U.S. foreign assistance budget

From helping build wells to helping build armies
  • Oct 18, 2016

These charts show how much of your life you will spend being sick

"The challenge is to invest in finding more effective ways of preventing or treating the major causes of illness and disability."
  • Sep 19, 2015

The richest places in America all have one thing in common

They're not places like Manhattan or San Francisco.
  • Sep 18, 2015

Number of Americans without health insurance falls as income and poverty rate stay level

The U.S. census released critical new information Wednesday about the state of poverty, median income, and the insurance rate.
  • Sep 16, 2015

Where Americans spend the most on booze, smokes and restaurants

Everything really is bigger in Texas. Even alcohol expenditure.
  • Sep 15, 2015

How U.S.-style megachurches are taking over the world, in 5 maps and charts

The trend may have started in the United States, but it's global now.
  • Jul 24, 2015