Jay L. Zagorsky

Why would anyone want to sit on a plane for over 18 hours? An economist takes the world's longest flight

Recently Qantas announced plans to conduct test flights from New York and London to Sydney and two other Australian cities.

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Is doing your taxes making you crazy? Here are 4 reasons why it shouldn't

It’s tax time in the U.S., which means Americans and residents are hurriedly poring over paperwork, filling in forms and hoping to file by the April 15 deadline.

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America’s Dangerous Love for Pyrotechnics: 4 Facts about Fireworks

In the eyes of many Americans, the Fourth of July is a day for parades, barbecue and, of course, fireworks.

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Do Poor People Eat More Junk Food Than Wealthier Americans?

Eating fast food is frequently blamed for damaging our health.

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