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US Flu Outbreak Continues to Worsen

U.S. officials say this season's flu outbreak worsened last week and it is not clear when the epidemic will peak.  In its weekly report Friday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said the number of people hospitalized this season for flu-like illnesses is the highest it has seen since starting its current tracking system in 2010. It said one out of every 13 visits to the doctor last week was for flu symptoms. Flu remained widespread in every state except...

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