Number of the Day: 77%WSTM (Syracuse, NY) – In terms of their own personal life, 77% of voters expect 2019 will be a good or excellent year.
Number of the Day: 25%KATU (Portland, OR) – Twenty-five percent of Americans expect to be asleep at midnight for the start of 2019.
Number of the Day: 30%KUTV (Salt Lake City, UT) – Americans will spend 30% of their income on taxes this year. That’s more than food, clothing, & housing expenses combined.
Number of the Day: 19WPDE (Myrtle Beach, SC) – Nineteen of the 20 most expensive ZIP codes in the United States are located in California.
Number of the Day: 7FOX26 (Fresno, CA) – Netflix led the way as seven of the top 10 iPhone and iPad apps were video streaming or sharing services in 2018.
Number of the Day: 46 MillionWICD (Champaign, IL) – The TSA estimates that 46 million Americans will travel by plane this holiday season. That’s up 5% from a year ago.
Number of the Day: 50KFOX (El Paso, TX) – 50 years ago today, Apollo 8 began a six-day mission to leave the earth’s gravitational field and travel to the moon.
Number of the Day: 20%WGME (Portland, ME) – 20% get their news via social media. The number who get news from print newspapers continued its decline, falling to 16%.
Number of the Day: 900 millionKATV (Little Rock, AR) – Between Thanksgiving and New Year’s this year, the USPS will ship 900 million packages & 15 billion pieces of first-class mail.