Numbers: Jun. 28, 2004

1.3 million Number of new jobs created between the first quarter of 2003 and the first quarter of 2004

26% Portion of those jobs that have gone to noncitizens, who are ineligible to vote

$15.3 million Settlement Michael Jackson paid to a boy who accused him of molestation in 1993, according to documents obtained by Court TV

20 Number of years in prison Jackson could face if convicted of child-molestation charges in a separate, ongoing case

$1.6 billion Size of bailout denied to United Airlines by a federal panel last week

$2.5 billion Amount the struggling airline has...

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