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Alan Alda Wants Us to Communicate

Our favorite TV doctor prescribes laughter as a start

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Lessons in Finding Happiness During Hard Times

Researchers say we're wired for joy and what it means for resilience

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8 Survival Tips That Could Save Your Life

Experts provide advice on how to prepare for almost any emergency

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How To Make Good Money Moves in Hard Times

What to do when finances are strained and you are faced with no good options


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Make the Most of Low Interest Rates

Here are 5 do’s and don’ts for borrowers and savers

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Everyday Heroes in Their Community

How they are helping other families, neighbors and seniors in need

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Handling Life During the Pandemic

Jay Leno is making face masks for first responders and driving classic cars


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Milestone Celebrity Birthdays in July

Ringo Starr, Audra McDonald and more celebrate big ones this month


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Criminals Operate Jury Duty Scam From State Prison

Using illegal cellphones, scammers raked in more than $300K

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50 Things Over 50 We Still Love Every Day

From the microwave to The Beatles, what would life be like without these classics?

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Freebie Offers Too Good to Pass By

Where to find useful products and services that you don't have to drop a dollar on


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Sanjay Gupta’s Prescription for Brain Health

Medical reporter says lifestyle changes are key to resilience


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Fraudsters increasingly use fear tactics to target and con their victims





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