| Feb 24, 2010
Americans are living longer than ever. As the population ages, many senior citizens are burdened with chronic illnesses, but many others remain healthy and active. When scientists investigate aging, they have to distinguish between changes caused by...
| Dec 15, 2009
| 4:33 PM
A San Juan Capistrano man is being sentenced this week in Orange County Superior Court after his conviction on 693 felony counts of defrauding more than 125 senior citizens out of their life savings. Sentencing began Friday for Jeffrey Gordon......
| Dec 16, 2009
| 4:33 PM
Two men were arrested this morning after a truck driver was fatally shot on Interstate 10 in Ontario, police said. The shooting at 11:30 p.m. Tuesday occurred as the truck was entering westbound Interstate 10 at Milliken Avenue, CHP Officer......
| Sep 29, 2010
| 2:17 PM
A second suspect is in police custody in connection with the fatal shooting that occurred at an off-campus party near Seton Hall last weekend.
Marcus Bascus, 19, of East Orange, was taken into custody in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Wednesday. Authorities have...
| Oct 8, 2010
| 11:53 AM
Seven individuals were in police custody Friday in connection with a series of brutal attacks on men they believed were gay, police said.
According to NYPD officials, the suspects ranged in age from 16 to 23 and were taken into custody late Thursday into...
| Oct 10, 2010
Stockton Police are on the trail of a man who sexually assaulted an 87-year-old woman at a senior living community. It happened between seven and 8 O'clock Saturday night at O'Connor Woods. That might sound early, but this time of year it's dark outside...
| Oct 11, 2010
| 5:21 AM
Police are seeking the public's assistance in locating and identifying a man wanted in connection to a string of six robberies in Coney Island, in which all the victims are elderly white women.
Cops say the suspect approaches the victims from behind,...
| Oct 11, 2010
A new adult care facility on Bainbridge Island is causing a lot of controversy.
It offers a place for the elderly to live but neighbors in the quiet neighborhood where the home is located say it is the wrong place for such a facility.
| Apr 1, 2010
| 4:54 AM
Women are under attack in Brooklyn, and police are seeking the public's help in identifying a man wanted for at least two sexual assaults and another man for a string of gunpoint robberies.
According to police, on March 16 at 1 a.m. a 56-year-old woman...
| Apr 8, 2010
| 12:59 PM
Police arrested a 50-year-old woman Thursday in connection with a series of home robberies targeting senior citizens.
Dierdria Nicholson was taken into custody in the 4400 block of 4th Street in La Mesa, police said. She faces charges including four...
| Apr 10, 2010
| 4:38 PM
New York City police arrested three teenagers Friday night in connection with a series of assaults against older Asian women on the Lower East Side.
Officials have not released the identities of the teenagers -- only describing them as a 15-year-old boy,...