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For the first time in the post-World War II era, cities are growing at about the same rate as their suburbs, which for decades grew at a much faster clip. That’s good news for Democrats (especially Hillary Clinton) nationally: Their party’s recent...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: David Wasserman | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Jen Welter has been hired by the Arizona Cardinals as an assistant coaching intern and may be the first female coach of any kind in the NFL. But her presence alone is enough to put the NFL near the top of the list among major men’s sports in terms...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Leah Libresco | Tuesday, July 28, 2015
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A lawyer for Donald Trump apologized Tuesday for saying “by the very definition, you can’t rape your spouse,” in response to resurfaced allegations that the Republican presidential candidate raped his former wife Ivana Trump in 1989. Although the...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Mona Chalabi | Tuesday, July 28, 2015
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You’re reading Significant Digits, a daily digest of the telling numbers tucked inside the news. 8.5 percent Chinese stocks took a big hit Monday as two major indices fell more than 8 percent. Some blame the drop on “malicious” short selling. Regulators...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Oliver Roeder | Tuesday, July 28, 2015
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Once–disgraced slugger Alex Rodriguez turned 40 years old Monday, and he’s still hitting home run hat tricks. His remarkable return to form (at the moment he’s a top-10 hitter despite missing all of last year) has even New York fans who loathed...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Benjamin Morris | Tuesday, July 28, 2015
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It always comes back to the use of performance-enhancing drugs. The “steroid era” may be over, but Major League Baseball is still dealing with its consequences. At the National Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony over the weekend, Craig Biggio...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: FiveThirtyEight | Monday, July 27, 2015
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You’re reading Significant Digits, a daily digest of the telling numbers tucked inside the news. 2 titles Chris Froome has joined the Tour de France elite, clinching his second victory on Sunday in Paris. Now only 20 men — excluding Lance Armstrong,...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Oliver Roeder | Monday, July 27, 2015
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Something is awry at the Rand Paul campaign. The main super PAC supporting his presidential bid raised just $3.1 million in the first half of 2015, about $100 million less than Right to Rise, a super PAC backing Jeb Bush. In fact, the pro-Paul group’s...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Harry Enten | Monday, July 27, 2015
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When lions are hunted for trophies, whether they are known and beloved like Cecil the lion or nameless, they’re likely to wind up in the United States, the world’s largest importer of lion trophies. From 1981 to 2012, three-quarters of all lion trophy...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Leah Libresco | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Listen: iTunes | Stitcher | Soundcloud | ESPN PodCenter | RSS Welcome to this week’s episode of Hot Takedown, our podcast where the hot sports takes of the week meet the numbers that prove them right or tear them down. On this week’s show (July 28,...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Chadwick Matlin | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Despite what you may have read elsewhere — or heard from the man himself — Donald Trump is not all that popular with Republican voters. Sure, he’s in first place in many polls. But Trump is near the back of the pack by another important measure....
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Nate Silver | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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It wasn’t long ago that a career .265-ish hitter with some pop and a versatile glove was destined for cult status. (Think Ty Wigginton or Fernando Tatis.) And in a way, I suppose Ben Zobrist, whom the Kansas City Royals acquired Tuesday from the Oakland...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Neil Paine | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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You’re reading Significant Digits, a daily digest of the telling numbers tucked inside the news. 1 coach That’s the number of female coaches in the NFL after Jen Welter was hired by the Arizona Cardinals as an assistant coaching intern. The NBA also...
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Oliver Roeder | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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