New York

New York took a step closer to expanding savings options for workers through a state-backed retirement savings plan. The state legislature on Monday passed an AARP-supported bill that would require businesses with 10 or more workers to enroll those employees in the state’s retirement savings plan.…
More working New Yorkers will have an easy and effective way to save for their future thanks to the state’s newly-enacted Secure Choice Savings Plan.
Woman Running in Marathon - Josie Castrodad
Hoy les quiero contar cómo me convertí en maratonista. Nunca antes había sido corredora formal o atleta de alto rendimiento, como les dicen. Pero sí, a mis 40 años logré con relativo éxito llegar a la meta del maratón de Nueva York, el pasado 2 de noviembre. Así celebré el comienzo de una nueva…
Marsha Callender Attends a 25th Anniversary Playboy Bunny Reunio
By Susanna Speier
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The 1964 New York World's Fair, which opened on April 22, 1964, and ran for two six-month seasons, was a sprawling showcase of mid-century American culture and technology. Although nearly 52 million people attended the fair, it was a huge financial flop, returning only 19 cents on the dollar to…
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"Are you sure?" I asked my uncle. I looked around the basement and waited for the catch.
Don't stop taking daily aspirin, study says
Aspirin wards off heart attack--just don't stop taking it, study warns. Researchers tracked people ages 50 to 84 and found patients with a history of heart disease who had recently stopped low-dose aspirin were 63 percent more likely to have a heart attack. "Even stopping aspirin for 15 days was…
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AARP New York volunteers hit the streets last week to survey hundreds of intersections for walkers safety. They were joined by local partners, elected officials and the NFL Players Association (NFLPA) to raise awareness of dangerous intersections and promote so-called, "Complete Streets" planning…
If you're anything like my friends and family, they love listening to the national debate on all the issues floating around, but what they really want to know is how they will be impacted in Arizona, for example. Below you'll find a smattering of where to find local AARP info. Don't see your state?…
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