One of the widest freeways in the world is the Katy Freeway, part of the Interstate 10 in Texas, with up to 26 lanes across.
One American consumes as many resources as 32 Kenyans.
In most cases you only need to shower twice out of each three days and some people can do so just every other day.
Every day, about 32 people in the United States die in drunk-driving crashes — that's one person every 45 minutes.
Cigarette smoking causes about one of every five deaths in the United States each year.
The federal government sometimes proved willing to go to unethical lengths to prevent alcohol consumption.
United States consumers spent more than US$14 billion on jeans in 2004 and US$15 billion in 2005.
A total of eleven people, ten male and one female, were executed in the United States in 2021, all by lethal injection.
There is 1 divorce approximately every 36 seconds, that's nearly 2,400 divorces per day.
Heart disease is the number one cause of death for women.
George Washington is the only U.S. president to have received 100% of the electoral votes.
Hawaii is the only U.S. state with a majority Asian American population, at 58%.
Spanish conquistador Juan Ponce de Leon gave it its name, meaning 'flowery land.'
The Enrollment Act of 1863 provided that a draftee could pay a 'substitute' enrollee the sum of $300 in order to enlist in his place.
Though Christmas was not as widely celebrated in the early 1800s, it was not illegal throughout the country.
Every 13 minutes, a woman dies from breast cancer in the U.S.