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When aging loved ones need extra help, there are several in-home options families can explore. Photo by John Moore/Getty Karen’s 87-year-old mom finally agreed to have someone come in a few days a week to help with housekeeping, meal preparation and...
Caption:President Barack Obama addresses military personnel at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa, Fla., on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. The president was briefed by commanders at U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) regarding the terrorist threat posed by...
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses the Israel Public Affairs Committee policy conference in Washington March 4. Photo by NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has authorized the demolition of homes...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioMIGUEL ANGEL GOMEZ: First they shot him and then they beheaded him. Here if they don’t like you or for any little thing, they have you killed. JOHN CARLOS FREY: Miguel says his brother was not part of a gang and has...
Photo by Getty ImagesThe percentage of babies born prematurely fell to 11.4 percent in 2013, its lowest level in 17 years, according to an annual March of Dimes report released this week. While many factors contributed to the decline, officials say...
Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey said an agent impersonated an AP reporter in 2007 to help catch a 15-year-old suspect accused of making bomb threats at a high school. Photo by Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images SEATTLE — FBI...