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Best And Worst States To Be A Police Officer

To determine the best states to pursue a law-enforcement career, WalletHub compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia across 27 key indicators of police-friendliness.


States With The Safest And Most Dangerous Roads

To rank the safest and most dangerous states to drive in the United States, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed roadway motor vehicle fatality totals for 2018 collected by the National Safety Council from state Department of Transportation offices. The likelihood of dying from a car crash depends on a variety of conditions, including seat belt use, speed limits, drunk driving rates and weather.

2019’s Most Obese Cities In America

In order to call attention to the communities where weight-related problems are most prevalent, WalletHub compared 100 of the most populated U.S. metro areas across 19 key metrics. The data set ranges from share of obese adults to share of overweight children to projected obesity rates by 2030.


State By State Breakdown Of STDs

Sexually transmitted diseases are on the rise in the United States. Alarms.org wanted to know which states had the highest rates of each of the STDs. Data was pulled from the most recent STD Surveillance Report done in 2017 by the CDC. They selected the four most commonly diagnosed sexually transmitted diseases the CDC monitors which are: gonorrhea, chlamydia, primary and secondary syphilis, and congenital syphilis.

2019’s Best And Worst States For Singles

With Valentine’s Day around the corner and about 45 percent of all U.S. adults being single, WalletHub has released its report on 2019’s Best & Worst States for Singles.


Kentucky Highway Fatalities From 2000-2018*

Preliminary figures indicate highway fatalities in Kentucky declined in 2018 to 722, down from 782 in 2017. According to the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS), this is the second consecutive year that roadway fatalities have decreased.

Don’t Leave These Items In A Car During Freezing Weather

With temperatures over the next few days dropping below freezing, it’s important to remove certain items from your vehicles. Check out this infogram for a full list of what the Lexington-Fayette County Division of Emergency Management says to check for!

Which States Have The Most Neighborhood Watch Programs?

How many communities actually have organized Neighborhood Watch Programs? VivintSource.com Analysts put their heads together to discover which states have the most Watch Programs per capita. Here’s what they found.


2019’s Most And Least Educated States In America

In this study, WalletHub examined the key factors of a well-educated population: educational attainment, school quality and achievement gaps between genders and races. They compared all 50 states across 20 total metrics grouped into two categories.

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