Numbers in the News


RANKING of the French bulldog on the list of most popular dog breeds in the U.S. in 2022. It’s the first time in 31 years that the Labrador retriever hasn’t topped the list.

Source: American Kennel Club


STIPEND per week that Ireland is paying 2,000 artists under a new three-year government program. Proponents say this will allow artists to focus on creative pursuits.

Source: The New York Times

$1.3 million

Courtesy of Daya Brown

AMOUNT in college scholarship offers that Daya Brown, 18, of Atlanta (right), received this year. She was accepted to 54 schools, ultimately choosing to go to Duke University in Durham, North Carolina.

Source: Good Morning America