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Baby Boomers Will Become Sicker Seniors Than Earlier Generations

The seniors of tomorrow will have much higher rates of diabetes and obesity than the seniors of today. That means higher medical bills for them — and for taxpayers, too.

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Louisiana Poised To Expand Hate-Crime Law To Protect Police

Gov. John Bel Edwards is expected to sign the legislation, supported by so-called Blue Lives Matter advocates, which would allow additional penalties against people who target first responders.

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Business Of Disaster: Insurance Firms Profited $400 Million After Sandy

More than three years after Superstorm Sandy, NPR and PBS's Frontline investigate the thousands still not home, the government agencies that failed to help and the companies that made millions.

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Justice Department To Seek Death Penalty For S.C. Church Shooting Suspect

Dylann Roof faces federal as well as state charges for the fatal shooting of nine people at a historically black church in Charleston in June 2015.

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NFL Awards Super Bowls To Atlanta, South Florida And Los Angeles

The cities will host the championship in 2019, 2020 and 2021, respectively. All three will have new or newly renovated stadiums for the games.

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The Judgment Of Paris: The Blind Taste Test That Decanted The Wine World

Forty years ago, the top names in French food and wine judged a blind tasting pitting the finest French wines against unknown California bottles. The results revolutionized the wine industry.

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For First Time In 130 Years, More Young Adults Live With Parents Than With Partners

Living with Mom and/or Dad is more popular than any other form of living arrangement among Americans ages 18-34, the Pew Research Center says.

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$81 Million Bangladesh Bank Heist Sparks Push For Stepped-Up Cybersecurity

The head of the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication acknowledged at least two security breaches in addition to February's spectacular theft involving Bangladesh's central bank.

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Why Sanders Requested A 'Recanvass' And Not A 'Recount' In Kentucky

Bottom line: It's cheaper. No actual votes will be tallied, and the difference in delegates might only be one or two even if all the votes were counted and Sanders won.

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A Guide To The Many Conspiracy Theories Donald Trump Has Embraced

They run the gamut from the JFK assassination to Vince Foster's death to, of course, Barack Obama's birth certificate.

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