7.2% Growth rate of the U.S. economy in the last fiscal quarter, the fastest since 1984
9 million Number of Americans listed as unemployed at the end of the same period, a rate of 6.1%
2 hrs. Average amount of time each day that children 6 and younger sit in front of a television set, computer or video game
39 min. Time that children spend reading or being read to
2,792 Official death toll from the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center, recorded in almanacs and history books
2,752 Revised tally released last week after an investigation by a New...