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People crowd the first floor of a Macy's before the store's midnight opening that kicks off the "Black Friday" shopping weekend. A social-media campaign to boycott Black Friday in protest of events in Ferguson, Missouri, has begun to take shape.

Making a statement by spending – or not

Nov 26, 2014
The numbers we're reading and watching for Wednesday.
Posted In: Ferguson, Black Friday, Uber, San Francisco, flu
Police guard the Ferguson Police Department while demonstrators wait for the grand jury announcement in the Michael Brown case.

Grand juries usually decide to pursue charges

Nov 25, 2014
The numbers we're reading and watching for Tuesday.

Where in the world are the important financial centers?

Nov 24, 2014
Here are the stories we're reading and numbers we're watching Monday morning.
Graduation day at New York University. Student debt can be paralyzing to many recent college graduates.

Gauging the crush of college debt, major by major

Nov 21, 2014
Here are the stories we're reading and numbers we're watching Friday morning.

Predicting Apple's next big move

Nov 20, 2014
The stories we're reading - and numbers we're watching - Thursday.
Posted In: apple, disney, merchandising, Beats by Dre
Civil liberties activists hold a rally protesting surveillance of U.S. citizens by the National Security Agency Jan. 17 at the Justice Department in Washington.

Counting up votes for NSA reform

Nov 19, 2014
A reform bill was just barely blocked by a divided GOP in the Senate Tuesday.

Mapping New York's massive public wi-fi needs

Nov 18, 2014
Here's what we're reading, and numbers we're watching Tuesday morning.
Posted In: wifi, New York City, Crime, space

Charting Japan's road to recession

Nov 17, 2014
Here's what we're reading - and the numbers we're watching- Monday morning.
Posted In: Japan, recession, 2012 election, isis

Tallying the Secret Service's 'comedy of errors'

Nov 14, 2014
Here are the stories we're reading and numbers we're watching Friday.
Posted In: secret service, Silicon Valley, workplace diversity, higher ed

The numbers for November 11, 2014

Nov 11, 2014
On Veterans Day, we look at Kai's time in the Navy and post-9/11 casualty rates.
Posted In: veterans, Iraq war, Afghanistan war, fracking, divorce, police

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A simple list of ways to avoid a Sochi spoiler

Feb 9, 2014
A cheat sheet of techniques, apps, and schedules to help you live the spoiler alert lifestyle
Posted In: Sochi, Olympics, spoiler alert

The 9 weirdest cities that have hosted the Olympics (and why!)

Feb 6, 2014
Surprised that the Olympics are in a Russian city you've never heard of?
Posted In: Olympics, Sochi
 

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