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Oct 20, 2020, 15:10 ET AARP Announces 2021 Purpose Prize® Award Winners; Golden Globe® Award-Winning Actor Glenn Close Presented with Honorary Award

Today AARP announced its 2021 AARP Purpose Prize award recipients and fellows, the only national award that celebrates people 50-plus who are using...


Oct 13, 2020, 10:20 ET AARP CEO Statement on Social Security COLA Announcement

AARP Chief Executive Officer Jo Ann Jenkins released the following statement in response to today's announcement from the Social Security...


Oct 09, 2020, 09:27 ET AARP Announces Wheel Pad L3C and ZIBRIO as Winners of its Grand Pitch Finale Competition

AARP Innovation Labs announced Wheel Pad L3C and ZIBRIO as the winners of its 2020 Grand Pitch Finale, held virtually on October 8. Now in its third...


Sep 29, 2020, 09:00 ET Inside the October/November Issue of AARP The Magazine: Exclusive Interview with Bruce Springsteen on Love, Loss, Aging and New Album "Letter To You"

Inside the October/November issue of AARP The Magazine (ATM) is a heartbreaking six-part account on the alleged elder abuse of the Marvel Comics...


Sep 28, 2020, 09:24 ET October Issue of AARP Bulletin Features Donald Trump and Joe Biden in Their Own Words on Social Security, Medicare, the Economy and Coronavirus

With election season in full swing, AARP Bulletin is continuing its tradition of spotlighting the issues most important to older adults in exclusive...


Sep 24, 2020, 10:00 ET EXCLUSIVE: Bruce Springsteen Shares About Love, Loss, Aging and the Challenges of Writing his New Album in At-Length Interview with AARP The Magazine

Music legend Bruce Springsteen, known for hits including "Born To Run," "Thunder Road," and "Badlands," as well as five decades of exhilarating live...


Sep 10, 2020, 12:18 ET AARP Spotlights Importance of 50+ Voters in New Presidential and Senate State Polls

Today AARP released a series of battleground state polls of likely voters in Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Maine, Michigan, Montana,...


Sep 03, 2020, 12:25 ET AARP Bulletin Reveals Why We Get Sick More Often Than Previous Generations - and What to Do About It

Researchers into the human immune system are discovering that a host of environmental, lifestyle and medical issues not faced by previous generations ...


Sep 03, 2020, 08:00 ET AARP and Wish of a Lifetime Join Forces

AARP, the national nonprofit headquartered in Washington, D.C., is joining forces with the Colorado-based charity Wish of a Lifetime to help older...


Aug 20, 2020, 09:57 ET AARP Introduces Alcove Virtual Reality App on Oculus Quest to Help Families Stay Connected

AARP Innovation Labs today released Alcove for Oculus Quest, a virtual reality home that helps families and friends stay connected and discover new...


Aug 18, 2020, 19:07 ET AARP's First Original Movie CARE TO LAUGH Now Available on Video on Demand

AARP announced today that its first feature length film, CARE TO LAUGH, is available across all major VOD platforms for rental or purchase. The...


Aug 05, 2020, 14:03 ET AARP Survey: 83% of Global Executives Agree Multigenerational Workforce is Key to Growth and Success

Today, AARP released a new survey revealing global executives' thinking about the rapidly-aging workforce. Among the findings: 83% of global business ...


Jul 29, 2020, 10:00 ET Academy Award®, Golden Globe® and Emmy® Award-Winning Actor Kevin Costner on Creative Integrity and Doing What Makes You Happy in AARP The Magazine

Known for starring in dozens of critically acclaimed features, two-time Academy Award®-winning actor, director and producer Kevin Costner discusses...


Jul 01, 2020, 10:21 ET AARP Bulletin Reveals 99 Clever Ways to Save

AARP's "99 Great Ways to Save" is back with all-new clever tips for cheaper groceries, lower bills, DIY cost cutters, secret discounts and more. In...


Jun 18, 2020, 08:00 ET AARP Announces "Hacking Menopause Challenge" Winners

AARP Innovation Labs is pleased to announce three winners of the Hacking Menopause Challenge, in collaboration with Hackster.io: EloCare, Pride...


Jun 01, 2020, 10:00 ET Inside the June/July Issue of AARP The Magazine: Happiness, Hope, Heroes, Health and Other Essentials of Life* During and After a Pandemic (*including six all-new ice cream flavors)

In its first edition created during the coronavirus, AARP The Magazine provides a huge dose of great advice and stories of resilient people for these ...


May 28, 2020, 12:00 ET AARP Bulletin: How Life Will Change After the Pandemic

Just a few months of life within the coronavirus pandemic has caused almost every business leader, researcher and planner to thoroughly rethink the...


May 27, 2020, 09:30 ET Six-Time Emmy® and Golden Globe® Award-Winner Alan Alda on the Power of Communication and Science in AARP The Magazine

Beloved actor, director and comedian Alan Alda, who stole America's heart as army doctor Hawkeye Pierce on the hit TV sitcom M*A*S*H, gives an inside ...


Apr 30, 2020, 17:19 ET AARP Bulletin Reveals Why Some Older People Get Sick - and Others Don't

One of the most important questions still unanswered in the coronavirus pandemic is, why do some older people fall prey so easily to the virus, while ...


Apr 02, 2020, 18:16 ET Inside the April/May Issue of AARP The Magazine: Dr. Sanjay Gupta: Why I Became a Doctor

Esteemed medical reporter and neurosurgeon Dr. Sanjay Gupta shares his personal story of why he became a doctor, why he has had a lifelong curiosity...


Mar 31, 2020, 10:25 ET AARP Innovation Labs lanza "Mi comunidad con AARP", una plataforma digital para buscar ayuda y también ofrecer asistencia en tu comunidad durante la pandemia del coronavirus

Mi comunidad con AARP, una nueva plataforma bilingüe en línea lanzada hoy por AARP Innovation Labs, permite que los usuarios organicen y encuentren...


Mar 31, 2020, 10:09 ET AARP Innovation Labs Launches 'AARP Community Connections' Platform To Find Help, Or Give It, During Coronavirus Pandemic

AARP Community Connections, a new online platform launched by AARP Innovation Labs today, allows users to organize and find local volunteer groups to ...


Mar 31, 2020, 10:00 ET Iconic Entertainment Power Couple Marlo Thomas and Phil Donahue Share the Secret to Success of Famous Marriages in AARP The Magazine

As a happily married couple of 40 years, award-winning actress Marlo Thomas and media pioneer Phil Donahue give an intimate and exclusive look into...


Mar 27, 2020, 17:13 ET April AARP Bulletin Special Report: The Vast, Organized and Growing Business of International Fraud

Whether it's the coronavirus, the upcoming election, a new Medicare policy, or any major development, professional fraud organizations are...


Mar 25, 2020, 11:02 ET AARP Innovation Labs Launches 'AARP Community Connections' Platform To Find Help, Or Give It, During Coronavirus Pandemic

AARP Community Connections, a new online platform launched by AARP Innovation Labs today, allows users to organize and find local volunteer groups to ...