Popular now on WCYB.com

Highest cancer rates by state

POSTED: 11:52 AM Feb 04 2014   UPDATED: 12:37 PM Mar 01 2014

Cancer is expected to become America's No. 1 killer by 2030. Find out which states have the highest cancer rates.

Cancer definition
1 / 21
iStock/firebrandphotography

Cancer is expected to become America's No. 1 killer by 2030, according to a new report from the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Using 2010 statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (the most recent available), here's a look at states with the highest rates of this deadly disease:

Crime Report

generic police chase

Man leads officers on 120 mph chase, says he was 'late for work'

An Abingdon man told officers he was late for work, and that's why he led them on a high speed chase.

pitts

Man charged with burglarizing same business three times

Kingsport Police have arrested a man and charged him with three counts of burglary -- all at the same business.

advertisement

Email Sign-Up

advertisement