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Confused About Medicare? Start Here Before You (Or Your Loved One) Turn 65

If you’ve been looking at Medicare, you already know there’s a lot more to it than first glances suggest. Between the different plan options and t...

The Challenges Facing an Aging America

For many Americans, their “golden years” are no longer looking so bright. The challenges facing the United States’s aging population are severe, fr...

Weekly News Roundup June 2nd-8th

Climate Change In the Midwest, corn planting is the most delayed it's been in recorded U.S. history, thanks to the rainiest spring on record for th...

Weekly News Roundup - April 21st-28th

Climate Change Karsten Moran for The New York Times NYC is expected to pass new legislation that would set emission caps for many different types o...

Weekly News Roundup - April 14th-21st

Climate Change Sean Rayford/Stringer A recent study by Swiss Re found that climate change is becoming increasingly costly for the insurance industr...

Weekly News Roundup - April 7th-13th

Climate Change Sam McNeil / Associated Press Not good: glaciers are melting much faster than scientists previously thought Chevron, Occidental Petr...

Weekly News Roundup March 31st-April 6th

Climate Change Canada has imposed a carbon tax on four of its provinces. This is a great decision, especially given that Canada is warming at twic...

Weekly News Roundup - March 17th-23rd

Climate Change From Nairobi to Hong Kong to the San Francisco: Click here to see photos of last week's student climate change demonstrations, and ...

Weekly News Roundup - March 10th-16th

Climate Change Studies suggest that political leaders need to see climate change as psychological crisis in order to gain bipartisan support for ...

The Family and Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act

On Tuesday, February 12th, the Family and Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act was reintroduced. The bill was first introduced in 2013, and is now ...

Weekly News Roundup - February 23rd-March 2nd

Climate Change Climate gentrification is already happening in LA and Miami Another beloved product threatened by climate change: Cuban cigars Evid...

Weekly News Roundup - October 28th-November 3rd

Climate Change “As people who care about climate change become more frustrated at the failure of the administration and Congress to act, they inc...