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.
Veterans and their loved attended the 11th Armored Calvary Regiment 34th annual reunion at the Westgate on Saturday in Las Vegas.
Three visitors were injured in a rockfall at Weeping Rock in Utah’s Zion National Park on Saturday evening, park officials said.
Union leaders in other states say “common enemy” helped unify educators, communities, but that level of cooperation has not yet been seen in Southern Nevada.
The Todd County Sheriff’s Office says 22-year-old Dylan John Bennett was arrested on second degree murder charges at a hotel Saturday in Cancun.
About 3,000 riders pedal a 10-mile (16-kilometer) course around the City of Brotherly Love while taking in sights including Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell.
Dennis Feltgen of the hurricane center said that it’s too early to tell exactly what path the storm will take.
Police say the dog, a German shepherd mix, and his handler were off-duty at the time.
Epstein, 66, killed himself Aug. 11 while awaiting trial on charges of sex trafficking and conspiracy.
The shooting happened about 8 p.m. Friday outside Harold’s Chop Suey restaurant in the city’s Academy neighborhood.
Michael Drejka, 49, was ordered held without bond until his sentencing in October.