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The Internet has made it easier for older women to find romance, but it also has made them vulnerable to online scammers. 96 Studio/Getty Images hide caption

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The Changing Lives Of Women

Older Women And The Pitfalls Of Looking For Love By Logging On

The Internet is making it easier for older women, who didn't grow up with the Web, to get outside their social circles for romance, but it can make them more vulnerable to deception.

Donald Trump speaks to the crowd Monday at a Pearl Harbor Day rally at the USS Yorktown in Mount Pleasant, S.C. Sean Rayford/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump On His Plan To Ban Muslims: 'Not Politically Correct, But I Don't Care'

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Matt Bevin (center), was sworn in as Kentucky's new governor Tuesday. One of the first issues he'll confront is how far to take his pledge to roll back parts of the state's Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act. Timothy D. Easley/AP hide caption

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Kentucky's New Governor Could Roll Back Medicaid, Even As State Benefits

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VA Program Helps Incarcerated Veterans Transition Back Into Society

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Syrian Aram al-Doumani (center, facing camera) takes part in a peaceful protest against Syrian President Bashar Assad in Douma, Syria, in 2011. Doumani, who now runs an opposition news agency in Syria, says he is skeptical of a breakthrough in cease-fire talks. Courtesy Aram al-Doumani hide caption

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For A Syrian Activist, Optimism Is Increasingly Hard To Find

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Employers are increasingly using mobile recruitment tools to make applying for jobs easier and quicker. Jun Tsuboike/NPR hide caption

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Mobile Recruiting: The Key To Your Next Job Could Be In Your Pocket

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Older Women And The Pitfalls Of Looking For Love By Logging On

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"That this is only directed at the Muslim community is something that I personally can't accept," activist Linda Sarsour said of President Obama's challenge to American Muslims. She's pictured here in 2011 at the Arab American Association of New York. Henny Ray Abrams/AP hide caption

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Some American Muslims Irritated By Obama's Call For Them To 'Root Out' Extremism

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Two Texas voters are challenging the 2010 Texas reapportionment as unconstitutional. They say the correct constitutional metric should be eligible voters, not total population. Eric Gay/AP hide caption

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When Drawing Districts, Should States Count Each Person Or Each Voter?

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Season 2 of Amazon's Transparent begins with Maura Pfefferman (played by Jeffrey Tambor) and her ex-wife, Shelly, attending their eldest daughter's wedding. Jennifer Clasen/Amazon Studios hide caption

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'Transparent' Is Transfixing In Season 2

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