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The U.S. ranks higher in the world happiness report when it comes to people aged 60 and older. Thomas Barwick/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. drops in new global happiness ranking. One age group bucks the trend

A new happiness report finds sharp declines in well-being among adolescents and young adults in the U.S. But the picture is better for people aged 60 and older, marking a striking generational divide.

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Maui Mayor Richard Bissen speaks at a community meeting at the Lahaina Civic Center. A complex cleanup is underway seven months after the wildfire, intended to protect historic buildings and artifacts. Deanne Fitzmaurice for NPR hide caption

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Native Hawaiians aim to bring cultural sensitivity to Maui wildfire cleanup

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Native Hawaiians aim to bring cultural sensitivity to Maui wildfire cleanup

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Ohio Republican Senate candidate Bernie Moreno speaks during a Buckeye Values PAC Rally in Vandalia, Ohio, on March 16. KAMIL KRZACZYNSKI/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Trump-endorsed Senate candidate Bernie Moreno wins Ohio's GOP Primary

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The U.S. ranks higher in the world happiness report when it comes to people aged 60 and older. Thomas Barwick/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. drops in new global happiness ranking. One age group bucks the trend

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The 92nd Street Y, New York is celebrating its 150th anniversary. As a Jewish cultural institution, it's also facing criticism related to the Israel-Hamas war. 92NY hide caption

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92NY, a historic cultural center, turns 150 — grappling with today's Israel-Hamas war

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Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger shows President Biden a semiconductor wafer during a tour at the company's Ocotillo Campus in Chandler, Ariz. on March 20. Brendan Smialowski/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Biden is giving Intel $8.5 billion for big semiconductor projects in 4 states

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