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CBS News
October 23, 2019 - 9:45 am
A woman from Kansas City, Missouri, saw a wholesome moment between her elderly mother and a sanitation worker last week. Now, she's sharing video of that pleasant interaction with the world. Colette Kingston says her 88-year-old mother, Opal Zucca, had a bad fall in January. She was trying to bring...
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KNX 1070
October 03, 2019 - 11:16 am
The governor of California signed a bill Thursday to help protect the vulnerable, like the elderly, during planned power outages. The law tightens the rules for utility companies that are shutting off electricity. Utilities now may shut off electricity during extreme fire weather. But having the...
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August 09, 2019 - 10:44 am
A sheriff's department in Washington state shared a story about an elderly man who killed his ailing wife and then himself, apparently because they did not have enough money to pay for medical care. The devastating story was shared on the Whatcom County Sheriff's Office Facebook page and has gone...
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LVMPD
Rebekah Sager
May 15, 2019 - 2:03 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A 74-year-old man has died after a woman violently pushed him off a public bus in Las Vegas. Las Vegas police released surveillance video of the incident to help bolster their case against the woman. According to witnesses, on March 21, Serge Fournier was riding a public bus, when he...
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August 06, 2018 - 3:37 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Some shocking new results ... in a survey looking at the number of older Americans facing bankruptcy It shows that the number of people 65-plus filing for bankruptcy now is 5 times higher than it was in 1991. The lead author behind the research is Debra Thorne of the Consumer...
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