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What it takes to get a drivers license around the US

Getting your driver's license is a rite of passage ― but it's also a long process. From how old you need to be to how often you need to renew it, here are 10 things you need to know about getting a US driver's license.
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These are the 10 US states where people are the most stressed out

Factors like poverty can increase how stressed you are. So can having a long commute, being in a population-dense space, or working too many hours. By looking at those criteria, the researchers at Zippia found the most stressed out states in the country.

Here’s how we ranked the economies of the 50 US states and DC

Hare are the data sources and methods we used in our ranking of the 50 US state economies and DC.

Amazon will raise workers’ minimum wage to $15 an hour, more than twice the federal minimum — here’s how many people in each state m...

Minimum wage work has been on the decline in the US for several years, and the number of workers making the minimum wage or less varies widely across the states.
Minimum wage varies by state.

The minimum wage in every state, ranked

The minimum wage has become a highly contested issue. Depending on what state you live in, it can decide how much you can earn for minimum wage. Here is the list of minimum wages in each state, ranked.

Where Americans can trace their ancestry, in 17 maps

Americans come from a wide variety of ancestries. Using data from the US Census Bureau's American Community Survey, we found how common various ancestries are in all 50 states.

There are only a few states in the US where it’s common for people to say their ancestry is ‘American’

Business Insider recently looked at how Americans across the country identify their ancestral and ethnic backgrounds. One interesting answer was people who identified their ancestry as simply American or from the United States.

Half the US presidents were born in 4 states. These are the 21 states that have produced the most presidents.

Here are the 21 states that have produced the most US presidents, with Virginia and Ohio leading the way with a third of elected presidents hailing from Old Dominion and The Buckeye State.

Here’s where you can legally consume marijuana in the US in 2018

It's legal to use marijuana in nine states, including California, Nevada, and Vermont, in 2018 — and more are expected to join them. Here's the full list of where you can legally light up.
Weather can play a huge factor in deciding what state to retire in.

25 states where retirees hate the weather, lack healthcare, and are spending a fortune to get by

Happiness during retirement depends not just on how much money you have saved, but on where you live. Bankrate recently released a list of the best and worst states to retire in. Here are the places you may want to avoid.