Surviving Love and Marriage

Let’s hear it for Norman and Norma Burmah of Marksville, La., who, after 82 years, have just achieved a milestone of being the longest living married couple in the United States. While that’s a big deal in Marksville, it may not be a reason to party in L.A. We’re more inclined out here to celebrate the 72-day marriage of Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries as one of America’s shortest marital unions. That still allows plenty of time before and after the wedding for foreplay, dancing, conception and shopping. …

The Takeaway: Santorum Takes Louisiana; Communities Ill-Prepared for Aging Boomers

Older voters fueled a Rick Santorum victory in Louisiana’s GOP primary. Plus: Why are U.S. communities so ill-prepared for an aging boomer population?

Rebuilding St. Bernard's Parish, Louisiana

AARP staff joins volunteers from around the country to continue rebuilding efforts in St. Bernard’s Parish, Louisiana