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6 Steps to Make Sure Your Mail-In Ballot Is Counted

Avoid these common mistakes and track its progress


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Get and Give Help With Our Interactive Tool

Linking volunteers with people in need

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It’s Time to Make a Plan to Safely Cast Your Ballot

Consider voting early or from home

Your Membership

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Today: What 'Close Contact' Means Now

Also: 2 new movies to stream

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Remdesivir Approved for Treating COVID-19

First drug to get FDA backing

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Solo Aging? Create Your Own 'Family'

Friends can provide support, care

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FDA Chief Reassures on Virus Vaccine

Says 'no corners are being cut'

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The Basic Facts About Herd Immunity

What it is, how it works and more

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Face Masks Linked to Some Dry Eye Cases

How to prevent being affected

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State-by-State Coronavirus Rules

A reference guide, updated regularly

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Touchless Technology Is Better Than Ever

It does more than protect from germs

Caring for a Loved One?

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Life After Caregiving: The Long Road Back

Grief, pain and repercussions

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Nursing Home Visit Status in Every State

Details and interactive map

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A Survival Guide to Managing Medication

Staying organized is a key

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Wandering Loved Ones and Dementia

Actions you may need to take

Coping at Home

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Today's Workout: 10-Minute Pilates

Lorraine Ladish leads session

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Exploring Florida's Less-Traveled Roads

A look at its inland, Panhandle delights

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Debunking 7 Common Myths About the Flu

Sorting fact from fiction

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Solutions for Women's Skin Care Problems

How to deal with 'maskne' and more

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Delicious Drinks for Festive Fall Fun

They're perfect for toasting the season

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All Rise for Frank Langella's New Role

Veteran actor shines in 'Chicago 7'

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The New Adventures of Stephanie Plum

Read an excerpt from 'Fortune & Glory'

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An Illusionist and a Seeker of Truth

Magician, skeptic James Randi dies

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