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Majority Of Northern California Wildfire Victims Were 65 Or Older

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Las Vegas Community Remembers Off-Duty Officer Killed At Concert

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Calif. Special Education Teacher Was Killed In Las Vegas Shooting

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Navy Veteran Survives Afghanistan, But Dies In Las Vegas Shooting

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Of 134 cases of serious abuse federal investigators found, more than one-quarter were not reported to the police. Ben Margot/AP hide caption

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Serious Nursing Home Abuse Often Not Reported To Police, Federal Investigators Find

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New nursing home residents are frequently handed an agreement to go to arbitration instead of suing if something goes wrong. Nam Y. Huh/AP hide caption

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Under Trump Rule, Nursing Home Residents May Not Be Able To Sue After Abuse

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A recent study shows a link between high discharge rates for live patients and hospice profit margins. Gary Waters/Getty Images/Ikon Images hide caption

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Nearly 1 In 5 Hospice Patients Discharged While Still Alive

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O.J. Simpson during a break in a court hearing in Las Vegas in 2013. Simpson is up for parole after nearly nine years in prison on charges stemming from a bid to retrieve sports memorabilia. Ethan Miller/AP hide caption

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O.J. Simpson Parole Hearing Could Lead To His Release From Prison

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Adina Acevera and other seniors at Brooklyn's Macon Library have teams and tournaments, complete with matching shirts, for Xbox bowling. Ina Jaffe/NPR hide caption

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Xbox Bowling For Seniors? Visit Your Local Library

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Former bookkeeper Betty Redlin, 88, broke a hip a few years ago and was never able to walk again. She's on Medi-Cal, California's version of Medicaid. Ina Jaffe/NPR hide caption

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Nursing Homes Worry Proposed Medicaid Cuts Will Force Cuts, Closures

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Leon Watts (left) with Lee and Suzanne Chase. Ina Jaffe/NPR hide caption

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Meet A Home Contractor Who Helps Older People Age In Place

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Vincent Galvan first went to a nursing home in 2012 after his right leg was amputated. He was evicted after complaining about his care. Mariah Woelfel/WVIK hide caption

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As Nursing Homes Evict Patients, States Question Motives

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Gail Dougherty, 61, was a project manager at Intel until she retired in 2016. Now she is working part time at a health center, part of a fellowship paid by Intel as a regular retirement benefit. Ina Jaffe/NPR hide caption

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At Intel, A Retirement Perk That Can Kick Off A New Career As A Paid Fellow

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