ATLANTA — U.S. health officials have raised their estimate of how many Americans have diabetes to nearly 26 million. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says about 1 in 12 Americans have diabetes, a disease in which the body has trouble processing sugar. The new figure marks a 9 percent increase from the 2008 estimate of 23.6 million.
The twister crossed an interstate and walloped the American Budget Value Inn before ripping through the Skyview Estates trailer park.
Demonstrators took to the streets holding yellow umbrellas that read “Support Freedom, Oppose Evil Laws.”
The president also said North Korea’s Kim Jong Un’s criticism of former Vice President Joe Biden made him smile.
In the seven years since the housing crash ended, home values in more than three-quarters of U.S. metro areas have climbed faster than incomes.
Rita reached Everest’s 29,035-foot peak on Tuesday, the second time he had climbed to the summit in a week.
Numerous local high schools, particularly those that are academically competitive, are featuring more than one No. 1 as they bid farewell to the classes of 2019.
New York City Mayor and presidential hopeful Bill de Blasio visited with veterans Saturday morning during one of his campaign stops this weekend in Las Vegas.
Freshman Democratic Rep. Susie Lee, who sits on the Veterans Affairs committee, held a discussion with a group of women veterans Saturday in Las Vegas.
The Mammoth Mountain resort in California’s Eastern Sierra says it has had its snowiest May on record and skiing and boarding will continue into August.
Officials have temporarily placed restrictions on water use on the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park after rockslides caused a pipeline break.