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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Doris Day sings out after 17 years

Doris Day, America’s pert, honey-voiced sweetheart of the 1950s and 1960s, beguiled audiences with her on-screen romances opposite top Hollywood leading men Cary Grant, Rock Hudson and Jack Lemmon.

Nearly 9 in 10 doubt Obama, GOP can break gridlock

By Jennifer Agiesta and Emily Swanson WASHINGTON — Americans may not agree on much lately, but one opinion is nearly universal: There’s almost no chance that...

Age-friendly communities spreading throughout Massachusetts

How age-friendly is your community? Age-friendly communities are places where people of all ages and abilities have affordable and accessible housing choices, as well as public buildings, retail and services, parks, and streets that meet their needs to stay safe and comfortable in both their homes and neighborhoods.

What fiscal cliff means for Massachusetts seniors

BOSTON — With the Dec. 31 deadline to address expiring tax and spending cuts looming, many people across the nation and here in Massachusetts are...

Romney would raise eligibility age for Medicare

By David Espo DETROIT — Four days before critical primary elections, Republican presidential contender Mitt Romney outlined a far-reaching plan Friday to gradually delay Americans’ eligibility...

Possible outcomes in pivotal health care law case

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar and Mark Sherman
 WASHINGTON — Some are already anticipating the Supreme Court’s ruling on President Barack Obama’s health care law as the “decision...

Medicare prescription premiums won’t rise in 2012

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar WASHINGTON — The Obama administration had good news for seniors Thursday: The average monthly premium for Medicare’s popular prescription program won’t go up...