Old Age

Growth in Retiring Baby Boomers Strains U.S. Entitlement Programs

Census projections see a rapid increase in retiree-age Americans, putting pressure on Social Security<p>By<p>Janet Adamy and<p>Janet Adamy<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@janetadamy<p>Janet.Adamy@wsj.com<p>Paul Overberg<p>Paul Overberg<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@poverberg<p>paul.overberg@wsj.com<p>The surge of …


Elderly Florida Couple Gets Death Threats After Being Falsely Tied To XXXTentacion's Murder

Source: XXXTentacion / YouTube<p>An elderly Florida couple has been falsely tied to the recent death of rapper <b>XXXTentacion</b>.<p>The address of <b>Laurie Bernard</b> …


Can Hong Kong's elderly afford quality lifetime rental flats? | South China Morning Post

As Hong Kong faces an ageing population, the government has launched the Joyous Living project, which aims to provide the elderly with quality …


Mumbai Crime: Elderly couple strangulated to death in their apartment at Khar

The couple, who resided on the first floor, didn’t step out of their house much due to age-related ailments. Pic/Datta Kumbhar. Inset: …


Warning after elderly Hyndburn man conned out of thousands of pounds

fraudsters pretending to be police officers conned an 81-year-old man out of thousands of pounds.<p>The victim, from Oswaldtwistle, was defrauded out of …


How the GOP morphed from the party of Reagan to the party of Trump

After the Trump administration attacked Canada's prime minister over trade policy, dissident Sen. Jeff Flake beseeched fellow Republicans: "This is …

Jeff Flake

Watch suspect steal fallen elderly man's wallet: report | NOLA.com

A man suspected of stealing the wallet of an elderly man who had fallen down in a business in Walker is under arrest, WAFB and Fox 8 News reported …


Soweto's elderly take to streets to demand increase in pension

Johannesburg - A group of about 100 pensioners from Dobsonville in Soweto marched to the African National Congress (ANC) headquarters Luthuli House …

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The Role of Digital in Financial Planning

By Lucas Weatherill, CEO & CIO at OnTrack Retirement, and Boris Liedtke, Distinguished Executive Fellow, INSEAD Emerging Markets Institute <b>Retirement</b> …


East Windsor Town Official Arrested After Assault Complaint

An elderly man called police to say he had been assaulted by a member of the Board of Selectmen.<p>EAST WINDSOR, CT — A member of the East Windsor Board …


Chengguan suspended after viciously whipping elderly fruit vendor on the street

China’s least favorite public officials have struck once again with an urban management officer brutally beating a fruit vendor in front of a crowd …


Silver Alert Issued by Police for a Missing Elderly Woman in Kansas

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Don’t Count on an Aging Germany to Save the Euro

Berlin has a responsible fiscal policy, but it faces a demographic crisis worse than anywhere but Japan.<p>By<p>Joseph C. Sternberg<p>Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron formulated the beginnings of a deal this week to make the eurozone viable, if you want a eurozone of the sort they desire. Their plan is …


Couple sentenced for financially exploiting elderly man locked in room

PINEVILLE, Mo. — A husband and wife from southwestern Missouri have been ordered to pay $5,000 in restitution for cashing government checks intended …


Elderly woman dies during Yoga day celebrations in Dehradun

A 73-year-old died during the International Yoga Day celebrations at Forest Research Institute (FRI) in Dehradun.<p>The woman, Sudha Mishra, fell …


Guy Backs His Wheelchair into Two Elderly Women

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Emergency crews aid injured man at Thetis Lake Park

Emergency crews including B.C. Ambulance Service and View Royal Fire Rescue responded to Thetis Lake Regional Park Thursday for an injured …

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Scammers trick elderly into paying upwards of £200 for fish

Trading standards officers in Wirral and Salford have issued a warning in case the scammers target another location.<p>They urged residents to be very …


Elderly woman shaken, but uninjured from east Birmingham home invasion; car stolen

An elderly woman was shaken but uninjured after a home invasion Thursday in east Birmingham.<p>Police said the incident happened before 1 p.m. at the …


Pensioner fined for using blue badge that did not belong to him to park on yellow lines

A MAN has been fined for using a blue badge that did not belong to him in order to park on double yellow lines.<p>Ronald Froggett, of Manhattan Gardens …


How an ageing society can be a Hong Kong success story – if it is planned for carefully and creatively

One of the biggest changes Hong Kong is facing is the ageing of our society. It is a very gradual process. But, if you could fast-forward 20 years, …

Hong Kong

Elderly couple robbed and murdered in Mumbai apartment, police suspect maid

An elderly couple were robbed and murdered in their three-bedroom apartment in Bandra, on Thursday. The police suspect a domestic help killed …


Probiotics can protect the skeletons of older women

Researchers have demonstrated that probiotics, dietary supplements with health-promoting bacteria, can be used to affect the human skeleton. Among …


Driver Hits, Injured 2 At LAX

<b>LOS ANGELES (CBSLA)</b> – An elderly driver struck two pedestrians at Los Angeles International Airport Thursday morning.Just before 11 a.m., an elderly …


Falmouth Man Accused Of Stealing From Elderly Mom

Robert Erbetta allegedly stole money from his 89-year-old mother's accounts after she was moved to an assisted-living home.<p>FALMOUTH, MA – An East …


VIDEO: Man Charged With Robbing 83-Year-Old

Though the victim was well over double the accused robber's age, he still put up a good fight. See the video here.<p>HOUSTON, TX — A 36-year-old man is …


Double murder of elderly couple in Khar shocks locals, domestic help missing

An elderly couple was found dead on Thursday afternoon at their house located in Mumbai's posh locality Khar west. The double murder of the senior …


Hong Kong driver arrested after school bus hits and kills elderly woman

The driver of a school bus was arrested in Hong Kong on Thursday after his vehicle hit and killed an elderly woman – the city’s fourth road fatality …

Hong Kong

Affordable Housing in Enfield - Tolland, CT Patch

The Enfield Housing Authority is now accepting applications for our Moderate Rental and Elderly/Disabled housing programs! Rents are based on income, …


Drone leads rescuers to elderly Briton trapped in muddy creek

Peter Pugh had spent a night trapped in a deep, muddy creek in Norfolk, England, before being spotted by a drone.

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