I had Yet Another Republican (presumably) go off on how Obamacare destroyed jobs—or at least full-time jobs. So the obvious thing for me to do was to grab the stats and generate some graphs. They're below the rolled-up pink slips.
With no official numbers available, speculation over how many Apple Watches have been sold range from somewhat weak to 'strong, but too early to tell.' Whatever the stats, interest in Apple Watch has been high, and as with most of its new product rollouts, the company puts music at the...
For years, the accredited U.K.-based ISIS Schools have taught English to thousands of students in the United Kingdom, Canada and the United States without giving a thought to the company’s name. But with the rise of the Islamic State terror group, sometimes called ISIS, the name of the schools is changing. ISIS Education and Travel […]
Across the country, motorists can purchase specialty license plates to show their support for state-approved groups or institutions, such as public universities, firefighters, veterans, and… anti-abortion activists? Twenty-nine states offer anti-abortion “Choose Life” license plates. Show More Summary
Today's Water Cooler: TPP (enforcement and slavery), Clinton on the environment, Republican debates, stats, Pluto's glaciers, women who code
People around the world spent over $10 billion on beverages at Starbucks last year. In 2015, Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX ) is up almost 40% and hit an all time high. We did the work to help you put all those lattes into perspective. Drink up! Join the conversation about this story »
Crews responding to California wildfires can now access aerial photos, stats on ground moisture and wind, and other data to help them plan their attacks.
In a recent post, I wrote about employee engagement and offered five ways to engage employees. Apparently I am not the only one thinking about this based on the shares the post enjoyed. There are any number of stats that reveal anemic levels of employee engagement, even among managers. Show More Summary
Big digital players released second-quarter earnings numbers last week, and many other enticing interactive statistics came to the forefront. Here are the eight most interesting, data-driven developments we came across: 1. Researcher...Show More Summary
Two-thirds of parents want their kids to grow up to be lawyers. The other third have probably read the stats about lawyer depression, alcoholism, and student debt. But forget lawyer kids, what about lawyer parents? There are plenty of perks that come from being an attorney, including pleasing your parents,......
Uber now spends more on lobbyists in California than Wal-Mart, Bank of America or Wells Fargo. And for good reason: The 6-year-old ride-hailing company needs powerful friends as it faces two serious regulatory challenges in the state...Show More Summary
The ad features Ellsworth, and some other sexy fellas (including his real life boyfriend and fellow pornstar, Drew Sebastian), taking in the sun...
The feud between stats guru Nate Silver and Vox.com continues. On Sunday, Vox writer German Lopez published an aggregated post about New York magazine’s Bill Cosby exposé -- a stunning photo essay recounting the stories of 35 women who...Show More Summary
Trout, 23, leads the majors in home runs and runs scored, and his stats are among the league leaders again this season in many other categories.
The staggering unemployment and poverty rates among people with disabilities is a reminder of how much work still needs to be done to protect this underserved demographic. Sunday marks 25 years since Congress passed the Americans with...Show More Summary
There's no question about it: Dan Haren isn't Johnny Cueto, and Gerardo Parra isn't Carlos Gomez. Even though Haren and Parra are far from the most prominent names on the 2015 MLB trade market, they still have the stats that suggestShow More Summary
Alex Rodriguez is on the verge of turning 40 years old, but that didn't stop the New York Yankees third baseman from turning back the clock in an 8-5 win Saturday night against the Minnesota Twins. Rodriguez ripped three home runs, including...Show More Summary
If this indeed proves to be Cole Hamels' final start in a Philadelphia Phillies uniform, the left-hander made it count. The 31-year-old threw a no-hitter in a 5-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday evening at Wrigley Field. After...Show More Summary
Etsy—the home of hobo bindles and other wonderful craft treasures—is primarily made up of female vendors, according to new stats. Of all the sellers on the site, 86 percent are women. Read more...
Public approval of the Supreme Court is both more volatile and more polarized than it's ever been.