Ina Jaffe

Ina Jaffe appears in the following:

How Rep. Adam Schiff Got To A Place Where He's Leading The Impeachment Inquiry

Monday, October 21, 2019

California Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff was tapped by House Speaker Pelosi to lead the impeachment inquiry. That job makes him a target for criticism from President Trump and congressional Republicans.


Working Past Retirement Age

Sunday, October 06, 2019

Bob Orozco is 89 and still leading fitness classes at the YMCA. He's among the 25% of Americans who are of retirement age but choose to keep working.


Retiring To Volunteer

Saturday, October 05, 2019

For older adults, having a sense of purpose can increase longevity and reduce the risk of Alzheimer's disease. One retired teacher says she's found purpose in volunteering to help other seniors.


Finding Affordable Senior Housing Is A Challenge For Many Americans. Here's Why

Thursday, October 03, 2019

About half of private sector employers don't offer a retirement plan. That means about a quarter of Americans retire on not much more than social security, even those who've worked all their lives.


Navigating The New Realities Of Work And Retirement

Wednesday, October 02, 2019

People age 65 and older make up the fastest-growing group of workers in the U.S. That means older Americans are having to deal with the new realities of work and retirement.


The New Realities Of Work And Retirement

Wednesday, October 02, 2019

People age 65 and older make up the fastest-growing group of workers in the U.S. Some want to work; some have to work — and their numbers are changing how we view retirement.


HHS Inspector General Finds Serious Flaws In 20% Of U.S. Hospice Programs

Tuesday, July 09, 2019

Two new reports from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services have found widespread problems in hospice care and say the government needs to open its scorecards on hospice care to the public.


6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Southern California

Thursday, July 04, 2019

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck Southern California about 150 miles northeast of Los Angeles. The shaking was felt over a wide area.


Health Workers Still Aren't Alerting Police About Likely Elder Abuse, Reports Find

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Workers in nursing homes, hospital ERs and other health facilities are required by law to notify police whenever they notice likely signs of physical or sexual abuse. But that's often not happening.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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."


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.


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.


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.


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.


'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.