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Archive: May 7, 2012

CHICAGO - May is National Foster Care month, a time to recognize that children need loving families and to acknowledge the care those families provide, and children's advocates say there is reason to be hopeful. Over the last fifteen years the state has reduced the number of children in foster care ...Read More

MADISON, Wis. - The recall of Gov. Walker is already the most expensive election in state history, and the primary isn't until Tuesday. The winners of the primary will face off in the recall general election on June 5. There are also four Senate recalls, but Mike McCabe with the Wisconsin Democracy ...Read More

LANSING, Mich. - By the year 2030, nearly 20 percent of Michiganders will be over age 65, and questions are being raised about how Michigan serves its elders. According to a new report by AARP Michigan, a vast majority of Michiganders prefer to stay at home as they age and stay out of nursing homes. ...Read More


LOS ANGELES - Solar power is becoming a reality for some of California's low-income families. A non-profit organization is bringing the energy-saving benefits of the sun to those who need it the most by holding solar block parties to raise money. Those events helped pay for a solar electric system ...Read More

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Do you wonder what your retirement would be like without Social Security or Medicare? AARP is encouraging Tennesseans to have their say at an upcoming tele-townhall on May 17. The "You've Earned a Say" program airs live at 9 p.m. from the RFD-TV studios in Nashville. Margo Seay, ...Read More

INDIANAPOLIS - For 20 years, United States postal workers have been collecting food donations to help in their "Stamp Out Hunger" food drive. June Lyle, state director of AARP Indiana, says there's great concern for seniors who don't have access to enough food. "Nationwide, there are nearly 9 mil ...Read More

COLUMBUS, Ohio - It's not just for playing games any more. The Wii is providing athletic trainers in Ohio with a new method for assessing head injuries. Researchers at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center are using an interactive video game to test concussion injury. Tamerah Hunt, dire ...Read More

PAVILLION, Wyo. - The best way to find the "smoking gun" is to follow the smoke to the tip of the barrel. A hydrologist makes that point after being hired by environmental groups to review the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) investigation that suggests a connection between hydraulic fracturing ...Read More

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