At least 30 to 40 percent of Catholic priests in the U.S. are gay, according to multiple estimates by researchers and dozens of interviews with priests. Some are sexually active, and some are not, but priests said the widespread homosexuality within their ranks is an open, though rarely discussed, secret.
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In 2017, a higher percentage of American women had four or more years of college education (34.6 percent) than men (33.7 percent). Women, however, still lagged men in workforce participation, with 56.9 percent for females and 69.2 percent for males.
Problem gamblers make up about 10 to 15 percent of lottery participants, but are responsible for 80 percent of the $73 billion in sales of state lotteries. The higher the poverty rate in an area, the higher the sales of lottery games.
The first two Democratic presidential debates of 2020 will each be divided into two separate subdebates with room for a total of 20 candidates. Candidates will be assigned to their debate group by random drawing instead of having a top tier and a lower tier based on polls.
President Trump’s latest physical showed that he is 6’3” and 243 pounds—a 4-pound gain over last year that now makes him technically obese. White House doctor Sean Conley said the president’s bad-cholesterol level is high, but that he “remains in very good health overall.”