$14,706: The amount of money promised to disabled military veterans under a new regulation created by the military authorities, the Ministry of Finance, and the Ministry of Civil Affairs. Some officers and enlisted men may be eligible to receive benefits throughout the rest of their lives.
200mm: The amount of rain that fell in some parts of Shanghai on Sunday. The rain caused flight delays and there is concern that August typhoons could result in flooding.
9: The number of workers killed by a mudslide in Jinyang county, Sichuan province on Friday morning.