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Ringo Starr on New Beatles Song: It’s ‘a Nice Way to Finally Close That Door’

Sixty years after Ed Sullivan, the Beatles’ heartbeat holds forth on moptop mania, hairdressing, broccoli — and hope springing eternal

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AARP The Magazine 65th Anniversary Bonus Edition

An extra, digital-only edition that explores aging across a wide range of reports

AARP Explores Music and Memory

Music has immense power. Its melodies can unite us emotionally, and its rhythms can move us physically

Are You Ready for the Grandpets?

The holidays are a time for family — and that often includes ‘fur babies’


Sweethearts Find Love Again

After losing their spouses, this couple rekindled the love they had in school

Breakthrough Medical Advancements

From Alzheimer's testing to experimental tattoos

Why It's Difficult to Drive at Night

When aging eyes meet nighttime roadways, driving can be hazardous


Podcast: Today’s Tips from AARP

The latest advice and tricks to help strengthen your health, money and happiness – all in less than 5 minutes


March on Washington Participants Look Back

For the 60th anniversary of the march, attendees share their memories of the nation-changing event

Celebrating 50 Years of Hip-Hop Music

What emerged from a simple party has evolved into a cultural movement

Why 50-Year-Olds Are Changing Careers

For many Gen Xers, changing priorities means changing ambitions at work


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Unnatural Causes: The Texas Serial Elder Murders Case

Police and others made it easy for a serial killer to continue his spree against older women


Can a Blood Test That Detects Early Cancers Save Lives?

The promise of Multi-Cancer Early Detection blood test has stirred hopes, but concerns remain


Best Moments at AARP’s Movies for Grownups Awards

Brendan Fraser, Sheryl Lee Ralph and Jeff Bridges triumphed at the annual awards show


War’s Terrible Toll on Ukraine’s Elders

Older Ukrainians are suffering in unique, terrible ways. This is one family's fight for survival

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