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You can’t control getting older, but you can influence the quality of life, writes this financial planner.

March 09 2016 5:39 AM

Nancy Reagan's loyalty to her many gay friends ended when they became a liability.

March 07 2016 12:44 PM

The former first lady will be forever known for her devotion to her husband, Ronald Reagan.

March 06 2016 1:37 PM

The Filipino boxer has won himself new opponents in Magic Johnson, Jason Collins and wrestler turned actor Dave Bautista.

February 21 2016 11:09 AM

The author will be remembered for her influential novel, To Kill a Mockingbird.

February 19 2016 11:43 AM
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