elderly

Thankfully, 94-year-old Betty Reid Soskin is home recovering and will return to work soon. In the meantime, POTUS says he'll send her a new coin.

An arrest has been made in the mysterious slashing of a woman on the New York City transit system, CBS New York reports. Damon Knowles, 21, of Brooklyn, was taken into custody Tuesday when his girlfriend’s grandmother realized he fit the description of a man who slashed a 71-year-old woman and called police. Carmen Rivera was riding the D train […]

A 103-year-old Georgia woman was banned from an Elberton church she's served for 92 years after she voiced concerns about the pastor.

A Florida woman accused of speeding through a school zone shocked a Palm Beach County police officer when she insulted him during the stop.

Although African Americans make up just 13 percent of the U.S. population, we account for 33 percent of the missing in the Federal Bureau of…

VIA THE WASHINGTON POST: PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI — It was always hard to be old in Haiti, but after the earthquake, to be old and poor feels like a curse, say those who are both. “We struggle to maintain a little dignity, but look at us,” said Lauranise Gedeon, who sat, embarrassed, in soiled sheets in […]

(Rockville, MD) — Montgomery County police are advising elderly residents to be extremely cautious of unknown visitors. The warning comes after a 99-year-old woman was robbed at her Silver Spring home on Friday. Montgomery County police spokesperson Lucille Baur says one can never be too careful. Baur says, quote, “So if you’re not expecting someone […]