How many of your state’s taxes leave the state (and don’t come back)

Joe Raedle/Getty Images People and businesses in every state pay taxes to the federal government to help fund vital services. Not every state contributes equally, however. Some pay more than they get back while many states receive more than they put in. In 2017, New Jersey paid $ 24.75 billion more to the federal government […]

Death in Paradise 2019 BBC air date: How many episodes are in series 8?

BBC One will be airing its new series of Death in Paradise from tonight (Thursday, January 10) at 9pm. The series is Ardal O’Hanlon’s second as lead detective DI Jack Mooney after he took over the reign of the drama from Kris Marshall in earnest in 2018. Here’s a look at the episode count and […]

Avengers Endgame: Kevin Feige hints at trailer bombshell amid ‘many, many, many secrets’

Kevin Feige spoke out at the Golden Globes last night about the upcoming release, which is poised to be one of the biggest box office hits of 2019. The trailer came out early last month and showed us our first glimpse of the various Marvel heroes in the aftermath of Thanos wiping out half of […]

Escape at Dannemora: How many episodes are in Escape at Dannemora?

Showtime series Escape at Dannemora has become a worldwide phenomenon since episode one premiered on the US channel on November 18, 2018. Now, with each episode being aired in the UK on Sky Atlantic, fans have been wondering how many episodes of Escape at Dannemora there are altogether. Here’s all we know about the Golden […]

Many teens resist allure of smartphone ‘catnip’ — but some still struggle

The seemingly irresistible draw of social media scrolls on smartphones can be hard to withstand. But some teens are finding ways to strike a balance. Studies have found slight associations between spending five hours or more online and poorer adolescent well-being in surveys.