With the situation in Ferguson, the New York Times mapped the distribution of military surplus through Defense Department program. Equipment, especially assault rifles, have gone to most parts of the United States.
Map of military surplus distribution
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Most Uniquely Popular Job in Each State
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Unemployment in America, Mapped Over Time
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