Numbers: Jun. 14, 1999

2,686 Number of wiretaps that the FBI requested approval for between 1993 and 1997

1 FBI wiretaps refused--the one for suspected spy Wen Ho Lee

15 French museums and historical sites, including the Louvre and the Arc de Triomphe, closed because of a strike

$65,000 Revenue the Louvre is losing every day of the strike

186,416 miles Total length of traffic jams on Paris streets after a separate strike by transport workers

148 American lives lost in combat during the Gulf War

29 American lives lost in Somalia

0 American lives lost in battle so far in the war over Kosovo

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