2.4 million

NUMBER of requests to have unflattering or personal information removed from Google search results since the European Union adopted the “right to be forgotten” law in 2014. The law forces Google to remove information deemed “inaccurate, inadequate, irrelevant, or excessive.”

Source: NPR


PERCENTAGE of the 500 largest public U.S. companies that were founded by immigrants or the children of immigrants, according to a recent study.

Source: Quartz

910 carats

WEIGHT of a diamond unearthed in the African country of Lesotho in January. The stone, bigger than a baseball, is one of the largest diamonds ever found and is worth tens of millions of dollars.

Source: ABC News

$1.3 billion

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LOSS in Snapchat’s stock market value on February 22, the day after reality TV star Kylie Jenner said she was no longer using the app.

Source: CNN