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Dozens say ‘Good Riddance’ to 2018’s bad vibes in Times Square

Good riddance to bad friends, stressful mortgages and embarrassing dandruff! Dozens of people flocked to a rainy Times Square to unload the past year’s emotional baggage — and pesky personal flaws — at the annual Good Riddance Day celebration Friday. To jump-start a happier New Year, some folks scribbled negative phrases on paper — ranging… Read More »

Misconceptions About Health Costs When You're Older – The New York Times

Some significant expenses decline as we age: Most mortgages are eventually paid off, and ideally children grow up and become self-supporting. But health care is one area in which costs are almost certain to rise. After all, one of the original justifications for Medicare — which kicks in at age 65 — is that older… Read More »

Ruling Striking Down Obamacare Moves Health Debate to Center Stage – The New York Times

WASHINGTON — The decision by a federal judge in Texas to strike down all of the Affordable Care Act has thrust the volatile debate over health care onto center stage in a newly divided capital, imperiling the insurance coverage of millions of Americans while delivering a possible policy opening to Democrats. After campaigning vigorously on… Read More »