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By the numbers



$100 million

The amount the International Planned Parenthood Federation may lose under President Trump’s newly reissued “Mexico City policy” banning federal funding of overseas organizations involved in abortion.


The percentage of likely U.S. voters who support a temporary ban on immigrants from terrorist havens, according to a Rasmussen poll.

290,000 acres

The size of a central Florida plot owned by the LDS church. Mormon officials hope to develop the ranch into a city for half a million residents.

$8.6 trillion

The amount the U.S. government is on track to borrow over the next 10 years, according to a Congressional Budget Office report released Jan. 24.


The reported number of wives of Baba Masaba, a Nigerian Muslim preacher who died Jan. 28 at the age of 93.