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  1. Happy eating: Ingredient to a long life, in your cereal bowlRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WWLP

    ... who ate a lot of whole grains and dietary fiber had a 17% lower risk of all-cause mortality. It drew from the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study and included more than 566,000 AARP members ageds 50 to 71 from six states and two large cities. It excluded ...


  2. Retirees put their skills to work as volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    ... an 86-year-old trainee in Morocco. The push for older volunteers began in 2011, when the Peace Corps began working with AARP to connect older volunteers with service opportunities. In 2012, it expanded Peace Corps Response, a program that may be ...


  3. NewsWHAT'S Happeningwhat's HAPPENINGListing of local community events and activitiesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Leaf-Chronicle

    ... 37042. Or call 931-920-6364, email or go to What: Sponsored by AARP Foundation Tax Aide. Bring all 2014 tax documents, copy of 2013 return, and Social Security cards for all individuals named on ...


  4. The ingredient to a long, healthy life is in your bowl of cerealRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... who ate a lot of whole grains and dietary fiber had a 17% lower risk of all-cause mortality. It drew from the NIH-AARP Diet and Health Study and included more than 566,000 AARP members ageds 50 to 71 from six states and two large cities. It excluded ...


  5. Jaromir Jagr: Young Panthers learning tricks from really old catRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sporting News

    Maybe Jagr is the Gordie Howe of his era. Maybe the NHL's talent level is so diluted there's a place for an AARP member on a roster.


  6. AARP hosts caregiver event in DavenportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KWQC-TV Davenport

    A resource for area families taking on the often difficult role of caregivers, tonight AARP hosted a caregiver connections event in Davenport. The free event gave area caregivers information about support available in our area, to assist in caring for older friends and relatives.


  7. Julie Jason: IRS offers helpful navigation for IRA accountsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | News Times

    ... else can claim you as a dependent. To hear Julie Jason speak, visit Jason, author of "The AARP Retirement Survival Guide: How to Make Smart Financial Decisions in Good Times and Bad" and "Managing Retirement Wealth: An ...


  8. AARP Maine officials warn of computer virus phone scamRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Officials with AARP Maine are making the public aware of a phone scam, the company said in a statement Friday. AARP received information Friday from the Central Aroostook Chamber of Commerce concerning fraudulent phone calls being made from persons claiming to be from a company called MCI-ITS S Telsey.


  9. Preparing for senior careRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    ... Taguba joining us this in studio -- with some ways avoid a CRISIS. Good morning. There's a reason why you've become AARP's ambassador for this -- it's personal for you. Difficult conversation, fear, respect... "Don't Wait for a Crisis to Start ...


  10. Are brokers being branded with a scarlet 'S'?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | InvestmentNews

    ... people into bad retirement investments that have high fees and low returns," Mr. Obama said in a February 23 speech at AARP. "So what happens is these payments, these inducements incentivize the broker to make recommendations that generate the best ...


  11. Industry Leaders Question Reality Of Fiduciary ProposalRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Insurance News Net

    ... industry knows for sure: the Obama administration - along with an "army" of support from labor, consumer groups, the AARP and Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass. - support the higher standard of accountability for advisors who work with retirement plans. ...


  12. AARP responds to Tim CarneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Examiner

    On March 24, the Washington Examiner ran a column by Tim Carney headlined, "AARP opposes Medicare bill which reduces its profits." Approximately 50 million Americans rely on Medicare for their health security.


  13. Community datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ruidoso News

    ... refund from New Mexico. The help comes from volunteer tax councilors and auxiliary personnel under the auspices of the AARP Foundation in cooperation with the Internal Revenue Service. The service is provided from 1 to 4 p.m. on Thursdays and ...


  14. Obama's Proposed Retirement Adviser Rules ScornedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Investor's Business Daily

    ... into bad retirement investments that have high fees and low returns," Obama said last month in a speech before the AARP. Securities and Exchange Commission Chairwoman Mary Jo White this week said it's "beyond time to act" on the new rules, though ...


  15. U.S. House passes reforrms to strengthen MedicareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... Tax Relief & Job Creation Act of 2011 (H.R. 3630). Some Medigap plans on the market today (including those sold by AARP) provide first-dollar coverage for beneficiaries which many have argued increases unnecessary utilization. Beginning in 2020 - ...


  16. Clark AARP Chapter 3733 to meet April 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Jersey Journal

    The Clark AARP Chapter 3733 will hold its next meeting on Friday, April 10, at the Brewer Center, 430 Westfield Ave., Clark. Annette Mall has arranged for our speaker to be Diedre Morley from the Clark Public Library to speak about "Programs of Interest for Senior Citizens."


  17. Higher Medicare costs planned for some seniors in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | USA Today

    ... compromise and most of the earlier proposals would have hiked Medicare premiums even more, according to Boccuti. AARP said Thursday it was concerned about the additional cost to seniors in terms of higher out-of-pocket costs and higher premiums as ...


  18. Texas ranks 2nd-worst in nation for nursing home finesRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... ng homes received an "F" grade and were ranked the worst in the U.S. the past two years by Families for Better Care. An AARP report last summer placed Texas 49th out of 51 states (including Washington D.C.) in nursing home quality of care .


  19. Republican says Walker's proposal for SeniorCare is deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Norwalk Citizen News

    Gov. Scott Walker 's proposal to require enrollees in the popular SeniorCare prescription drug program to first sign up for Medicare Part D coverage is dead, the Republican co-chair of the Legislature's budget committee said Thursday. Walker's idea ran into bipartisan opposition in the Legislature, and the AARP and other groups representing senior citizens strongly disapproved of it.


  20. FAQ: The House Passes A Bill To Fix Medicare's Doctor Payments. What's In It?Read the original story

    Thursday | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... health services and cuts to Medicare providers. In a letter to House members before Thursday's vote, the seniors group AARP said the legislation places "unfair burdens on beneficiaries. AARP and other consumer and aging organizations remain ...