5 facts about Fox News
Roger Ailes’ 17-year-old Fox News Channel has changed the face of cable news.
5 facts about economic inequality
With issues of economic inequality becoming more prominent, a “5 Facts” primer.
5 facts about Americans’ views on life-and-death issues
From the morality of suicide to personal preferences for end-of-life care.
5 facts about the minimum wage
A one-day strike by fast-food workers in 100 cities set for Thursday, along with protests planned in 100 more, is refocusing attention on efforts to raise wages for the lowest-paid U.S. workers. Congressional Democrats are pushing a bill that would gradually raise the federal minimum to $10.10/hour from $7.25 and index it to the Consumer Price Index. […]
5 facts about turkeys
Americans are producing fewer but bigger turkeys, and as domestic consumption falls more of the birds are heading overseas.
5 facts about the U.S. Supreme Court’s public prayer case
Today, for the first time in 30 years, the U.S. Supreme Court will consider a constitutional challenge to the practice of legislative prayer. Here are five facts about the case.
5 facts about atheists
Here’s what we know about self-described atheists and their beliefs.
5 facts about Social Security
As Washington wrangles over the budget deadlock, a look at how Social Security works.
5 facts about the hajj
The annual Muslim hajj (pilgrimage) to Mecca is underway, and more than a million pilgrims already have entered Saudi Arabia from abroad. These are five important facts about the hajj.
5 facts about the national debt: What you should know
Basic facts on the national debt: How big it is, who we owe it to, how much we pay in interest and more