The Centers For Disease Control and Prevention released data showing that doctors diagnosed more than 2 million people with syphilis, gonorrhea or chlamydia in 2016. That's a record high in the United States.
Footage from Northstar in the Sierra Nevada shows the Lake Tahoe area resort as it experiences 49 inches of snow in 48 hours, or 2 feet of powder in 24 hours. At Squaw Valley, 16 inches fell overnight and 23 inches in 24 hours.
Sierra ski resorts were reporting 29 inches of fresh snow at Squaw Valley, 2 feet at Northstar, 14 inches at Kirkwood, 7 inches at Heavenly, - and that's before the brunt of the next winter storm coming January 16, 2019.