America's waistline continues to expand, and the rest of the world is catching up.
America's waistline continues to expand, according to a new study published in The Lancet medical journal. More than half of the 671 million obese people in the world live in these 10 countries, with America topping the list:
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English settlers make their first landing in North America, John Wilkes Booth is shot and killed, an explosion rocks the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant, and Lucille Ball dies, all on this day.
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