America’s gun violence problem by the numbers

(NEW YORK) -- Several mass shootings last month showed the severity of gun violence in America, although mass shootings only account for a fraction of gun-related deaths across the country. Last month, a gunman opened fire in a supermarket in Buffalo, New York, killing 10... Read More.

Oscars, by the numbers

With the 94th Annual Academy Awards on March 27 fast approaching, the financial wonks at WalletHub have done a deep dive into the numbers for Hollywood's biggest night.  For example, WalletHub's experts say the ceremony costs $42.9 million to pull off. The 50,000-square-foot Oscars... Read More.

Laser strikes reach record numbers in 2021, FAA says

(WASHINGTON) -- The Federal Aviation Administration is sounding the alarm over a staggering increase in laser strikes against aircraft in the United States. Laser strikes occur when people on the ground shine lasers toward aircraft in order to distract them. This can cause temporary blindness... Read More.