Ina Jaffe

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8-Year-Old Migrant Boy Dies In U.S. Custody

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Customs and Border Protection announced an 8-year-old migrant boy from Guatemala who was in U.S. custody died following medical treatment for illness. The child is the second border-crosser to die in U.S. government custody this month.

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After The Thousand Oaks' Shooting, A Community-Wide Effort To Memorialize And Heal

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Since the mass shooting at the Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif., last month, there's been more than 70 events - memorials, vigils and fundraisers — for the families of the victims.

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Wildfire Cut Their Grieving Short, Now Residents Of Thousand Oaks Remember Victims

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Grieving for those killed in the shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill was cut short by the wildfires. But in recent weeks, residents have been holding events to raise money for victims' families.

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Authorities Describe 'Confusion And Chaos' At Borderline Bar Shooting In California

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

The FBI says they've found no evidence of "radicalization" of the shooter, Ian David Long, at the mass shooting at the Borderline Bar and Grill in Thousand Oaks, Calif., earlier this month.

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National Park Service Assesses Loss On Federal Lands Burned By Woolsey Fire

Monday, November 19, 2018

More than 80 percent of federal lands in the Santa Monica Mountains burned in the Woolsey Fire. National Park Service biologists are looking at what was lost and determining what may come back.

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Thousand Oaks Remembers Shooting Victims

Friday, November 09, 2018

In the wake of the mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, Calif., victims are being remembered. A gunman — now deceased — killed 12 people on Wednesday night at a popular bar on "college night."

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Rep. Denham's Immigration Stance May Charm Latino Voters

Monday, November 05, 2018

The president's position on immigration may make things harder for embattled GOP Rep. Jeff Denham in rural California. Denham hopes his moderate stance on immigration will attract Latino voters.

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GOP Rep. Duncan Hunter, Under Indictment, Launches False Attacks On Opponent

Friday, October 12, 2018

The California lawmaker, indicted for using campaign funds for personal expenses, is running an ad accusing his Democratic challenger of having terrorist ties and trying to "infiltrate" Congress.

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For Older Voters, Getting The Right ID Can Be Especially Tough

Friday, September 07, 2018

Lost birth certificates, name changes and even getting to the DMV can all be challenges when older people try to get a new driver's license in order to vote in states with strict voter ID laws.

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Overcoming A Shameful Past, VA Plans Haven For Homeless Vets In West Los Angeles

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

The VA West Los Angeles Medical Center was supposed to be a home for old and disabled soldiers. After decades, it's being transformed into a community for at least 1,200 chronically homeless veterans.

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'Dear Doctor' Letters Use Peer Pressure, Government Warning To Stop Overprescribing

Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Researchers found that a simple letter to doctors, focusing on their high prescribing rates, reduced their tendency to give risky antipsychotic drugs to their patients, including some with dementia.

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HHS Inspector General's Report Finds Flaws And Fraud In U.S. Hospice Care

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Medicare pays more than $16 billion a year for hospice services. But a new report from the Department of Health and Human Services says hospice patients don't always get the care they're promised.

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Actress Marsha Hunt, 100, Has Matters Of Principle

Saturday, July 07, 2018

Born in 1917, she was part of Hollywood's golden age and a survivor of its McCarthy-era blacklist — and emerged on the other side as a humanitarian activist.

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Obama Tells Democratic Donors To 'Get Organized' And Register Voters Before Midterms

Friday, June 29, 2018

At an expensive Beverly Hills fundraiser, the former president talked about how to motivate voters to get to the polls. "We have to get systematic about registering voters," he said.

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California Primary Rule May Hurt Democrats' Bid To Unseat GOP's Rohrabacher

Thursday, May 31, 2018

A big coup in Democrats' efforts to retake the House would be to defeat California Rep. Dana Rohrabacher. But too many Democrats on the ballot may divide the vote — shutting them out of the runoff.

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Taking The 'Journey' Through Alzheimer's Together

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Winston and Pansy Green are doing their best to live a normal life. But they've had to adjust to the loss of what Winston calls "little things" day by day and year by year.

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GOP Fears It Will Be Shut Out Of California Governor's Race

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Registered Republicans now make up just 25 percent of the state's electorate. If they are divided in this race, a Democrat could claim second place in the state's open primary.

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Some Dementia Patients Increasingly Given Antipsychotics, Study Finds

Monday, May 07, 2018

The drugs are intended to treat serious mental illness and are not approved to treat dementia. But the AARP finds more patients living at home or in assisted living facilities are getting them.

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Tell Us: Are You Unable To Retire Or Retired But Back To Work?

Tuesday, April 03, 2018

For many Americans, retirement is no longer the long vacation they once imagined. More older adults are in the workforce than ever.

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Woman Who Took In Nikolas Cruz Before Parkland Shooting Feared His Interest In Guns

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Rocxanne Deschamps, a woman who had opened her home to the alleged high school shooter, told reporters she tried in vain to prevent him from getting firearms. She had been a friend of his mother.

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