73 Percentage increase in near collisions on U.S. airport runways since 1993, with 321 close calls last year
11 Percentage increase in takeoffs and landings in the U.S. since 1993
$100,000 Estimated value of a coin found last week with a George Washington-quarter front and a Sacagawea-dollar back, the first mistake of its kind in the U.S. Mint's 208-year history
20 Days after filing for bankruptcy an Arkansas man paid a bank $1 for the coin
22.4 Percentage of U.S. children living in poverty, second highest (after Mexico) in a survey of industrialized nations
2.6 Percentage of Swedish children living in...