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  1. Man faked coma for 2 years to avoid courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... and strolling around supermarkets. Prosecutors say Alan Knight stole more than 40,000 pounds ($64,000) from an elderly neighbor with Alzheimer's disease. When police began investigating, Knight claimed to be quadriplegic and so sick he sometimes ...


  2. Craig Cannon: Election is an opportunity for government changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Reporter

    For one thing we are now in record high debt which is now $18 trillion and growing at a fast clip. Our inflation rate is stated as 1.6 percent and sounds totally unbelievable.


  3. Tilton, Wehmhoff Vie For House 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | APRN

    Wasilla's Cathy Tilton and Chugiak's Gretchen Wehmhoff are as dissimilar as their parties. Cathy Tilton sticks to a Republican agenda "I am pro-gun, pro-family and pro-business and I believe that the role of government is not to interfere in our daily lives but to create an environment that allows business to be successful and provide essential services."


  4. Missing 85-Year-Old Man With Dementia Last Seen In DundalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBS Local

    ... from [...] DUNADLK, Md. (WJZ) - Police in Baltimore County are asking for the public's help to find a missing elderly man with dementia. Edward Donald Markey, 85, was last seen leaving his residence in the 2000-block of Bear Ridge Road in the ...


  5. Decatur police K-9 finds missing elderly manRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    An elderly man who suffers from dementia wandered off from an assisted living facility in Decatur. Police searched, but could not find him.


  6. Jones named legislative champ fo...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Weirton Daily Times

    CHARLESTON For his many hours working in the Legislature on behalf of seniors, their families and caregivers, Del.


  7. Congressional Malfeasance?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    Millions of older Americans who rely on government benefits are about to find out how much their monthly payments will increase next year. Preliminary figures suggest the annual cost-of-living adjustment for Social Security recipients, disabled... With this weeks announcement on Social Security cost of living increases one has to wonder what the hell are our most benevolent, most astute financial wizards of political expediency thinking when they approved just a 1.7% increase? Using a very flawed set of guidelines to determine the percentage rate increase for the nations elderly has proven once again our seniors will continue to fall way short of ever trying to keep pace with inflation.


  8. UK man faked coma for 2 years to avoid courtRead the original story

    Thursday | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... supermarkets. Alan Knight of Swansea, Wales, stole more than 40,000 pounds ($64,000) from the bank account of an elderly neighbor with Alzheimer's disease, prosecutors said. When police began investigating, the 47-year-old Knight claimed to be ...


  9. +Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Skanner

    ... C- (30th); on coverage, a C (#24); and on outcomes, Oregon earned a C grade (#25). The report shows that among non-elderly women in 2013, 14.7 percent had no health insurance in Washington State, while 15.8 percent lacked insurance in Oregon. ...


  10. A 30bn black hole may force the NHS to charge patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Daily Mail

    ... psychiatrists. GP surgeries should be set up in hospitals to deal with less acute cases and reduce numbers of the elderly needlessly admitted to wards. With a night in a hospital bed costing hundreds of pounds, this has the potential to save huge ...


  11. Calculated Properly, they'D have Their Checks Reduced:Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 23 | BrothersJudd Blog

    Tens of millions of elderly and disabled Americans will see a small bump in their government payments next year, another reflection of a sluggish economic recovery that has kept inflation low. The Social Security Administration on Wednesday announced a 1.7% annual cost-of-living adjustment, or COLA, for the nearly 64 million Americans who receive federal retirement or disability benefits.


  12. Senior Spirit Week outfitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | The Paly Voice

    With your last Spirit Week coming up, you've probably already thought about your various outfits. But for a little bit more inspiration, see below.


  13. Commitment 2014: 6th District Debate RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    WXII 12's Bill O'Neil catches up with the NC 6th District candidates, Mark Walker and Laura Fjeld, after their 1st of two debates, which included their views on the role of the President and entitlement budget cuts. DEBATES.


  14. 'St. Vincent' movie review: Bill Murray shines in comic charmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | The Times-Picayune

    Vincent is an alcoholic and a gambler, an aging neighborhood scandal who hangs out with prostitutes, is in debt to loan sharks and probably just one step from homelessness. And if you think there is any way in hell a loving parent would entrust the care of her only child to a dissolute senior citizen, well, congratulations.


  15. Are robots too cute for comfort?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | BBC News

    Would you share your innermost secret with a robot? And if you did, would you be comfortable knowing that the secret might be stored online in the "cloud"? Think of an elderly grandmother with dementia who becomes very attached to her robotic "pet" and you will realise that this isn't science fiction. There are robots now being tested as teaching aids in small-scale studies with pre-school children, robots helping with the socialisation of people with autism, robots acting as companion pets in old people's homes.


  16. Massachusetts officials locate missing elderly man within 15 minutes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | PRWeb

    Massachusetts officials attribute their ability to locate a missing elderly man with dementia with their use of the CodeRED emergency notification system. Plymouth County's advanced mobile strategy through CodeRED allowed them to reach more than 130 residents through the CodeRED Mobile Alert app based on the GPS of their smartphones Officials with the Plymouth County Sheriff's Department and Taunton Police Department in Massachusetts attribute their ability to quickly locate a missing elderly man on October 16, 2014 with their use of the CodeRED emergency notification system .


  17. Randomly Investing In Emerging Markets Isn't Going To Fly AnymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... I need to accomplish," she writes. For the most part, seniors would rather stay in their own homes than move in to elderly care institutions. But as costs for elderly care continue to rise, it's important to consider the financial side of things, ...


  18. Aged Vietnamese prefer nursing homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Daily Times

    ... can accommodate some 100 seniors at any given time. Some 40 nurses and other staff attend to the needs of the elderly inhabitants of the center. "I know very well the traditional thinking and practice of the Vietnamese people who used to take care ...


  19. Excuse MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | The Daily Star

    ... over a lady in the guise of a VIP (Very Irritating Person) while all the other passengers (ladies, children and the elderly included) had made the same fifty-yard or so walk from the terminal to the aircraft bareheaded. Excuse me! It was not even ...


  20. Parma Heights residents push council to reject four-story senior citizen home on church propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Cleveland.com

    The former Church in the Woods could be transformed into a four-story senior living facility if council approves a rezoning request. Mayor Mike Byrne said the $10 million West Ridgewood Drive facility would be an economic boost, bringing in income-tax in the predominantly residential community.