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Beauty and Style App

End-of-Summer Escapes

Family Fun in Boston

Kids feel the passion of patriots

Reboot Romance in Savannah

A married couple is seduced by the sexy South

A Music Lover's Mecca

An amateur rocker finds his true country in Nashville


Surviving the '80s

Take a Moonwalk Down Memory Lane

A look back at the bright, bold and crazy 1980s, as experienced by those who covered it on the news and those who made the headlines


Essential Movies of the '80s

Films about yuppies, teenagers coming-of-age and space creatures top our list

Essential Sounds of the ’80s

From Prince to Public Enemy, these artists helped define the golden age of MTV

Essential Cyndi Lauper Trivia

Test your knowledge of the singer who encouraged us all to show our "True Colors"


Money Saver

A Money Man's Mistakes

Financial planner shares his biggest miscues and how you can avoid them to save your financial future

Stop Impulse Bargain Buys

Save money by skipping big sales, which can lead you to more spending than you think

Deals on Wheels

Save money and utilize the best season to buy cars with these automotive tips


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Healthy You

Medicine Cabinet Checkup

Got old vitamins, expired meds, questionable supplements? Here's how to take stock — and stay safe

18 Cool Ways to Beat the Heat

Try these offbeat warm-weather tricks for a safe and healthy summer

Personal Best

Manifest Your Destiny

CSI actor Hill Harper's nonprofit helps under-served youth succeed at school and in life

Eric Ripert's Food for the Soul

Find out how his childhood influenced his cooking, and sample three of his favorite childhood recipes

William Shatner: Still Beaming

As 'Star Trek' turns 50, the original Starship Enterprise captain offers some warp-speed takeaways


Don't Miss

Bob Costas Going for the Gold

The veteran sportscaster expounds on hosting his 11th Olympics, offers a verdict on O.J. Simpson and reveals the one item he won't leave home without


The Monkees: Then and Now

Five decades after their rise to fame, Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork discuss their new disc, "Good Times"


A Solar Deal Turns Cloudy

AARP consumer advocate,Ron Burley gets answers for a member after a solar panel installation didn't deliver the advertised energy-saving costs


Good for Your Brain Health

AARP resources provide information you can trust to keep your mind sharp

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