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In the morning news

Posted By Ray DeLorenzi On October 10, 2007 @ 8:54 am In Notebook | No Comments

CNET [1]: As boomers go gray, will big money mean better tech?

Companies like Nintendo, Microsoft and others are targeting this lucrative market. For the first time, Nintendo had a booth at the national 2007 AARP conference in Boston, which took place in September.

Marketwatch [2]: Couples working together can cut health-care costs

“People need to remember that the shared-care marketplace is a fairly new phenomenon,” said Cheryl Matheis, a health strategist at AARP. “They need to ask a lot of questions and carefully examine all of the details in each policy.”

New York Times [3]: Clinton Unveils Her Retirement Savings Plan

Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton of New York unveiled the second biggest domestic policy idea of her Democratic presidential campaign today, proposing to spend $20 billion to $25 billion a year to create 401(k)-style retirement accounts for all Americans and provide federal matching money of up to $1,000 to middle-income people.

Associated Press [4]: McCain Vows to Retool Training Programs

John McCain on Tuesday proposed updating the unemployment system and retooling training programs to help people who have lost their jobs — particularly older workers — adapt to a changing economy.


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[1] CNET: http://www.nytimes.com/cnet/CNET_2100-1041_3-6212329.html?pagewanted=print

[2] Marketwatch: http://www.marketwatch.com/news/story/three-ways-couples-can-cut/story.aspx?guid=%7b54D74543-1AE8-4142-9075-DB69AC5E199D%7d&print=true&dist=printTop

[3] New York Times: http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/09/us/politics/09cnd-hillary.html?em&ex=1192161600&en=208ecc0cfafa50bf&ei=5087%0A

[4] Associated Press: http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/us/AP-McCain-Jobs.html?pagewanted=print

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