elderly

Clever grandma tricks scammer who tried to swindle her out of $8,000: 'I usually hang up'

A 73-year-old grandmother from Long Island, New York decided she wanted to have a little fun with someone who takes ...

Real-life Lassie saves blind, elderly owner from freezing by leading sheriffs to scene

We all remember Lassie, the classic show about a collie who would always save the day. A typical story would ...

FedEx driver refuses to help 89-year-old man who had fallen in front of home

Most people who see another person in need will lend a helping hand, though nowadays some may be a little ...

82-year-old attacks intruder with a table: 'I'm old but...I'm tough'

We’ve all heard those distressing stories where the elderly are taken advantage of but in this case the tables were ...

Australian police hunt for thug who bashed 84-year-old woman in her retirement home

Growing up, I was always taught that no matter else I might do in my life, I should always, always, ...

74-year-old woman assaulted by punk in grocery parking lot – hero citizens jump in and teach him lesson

On Wednesday morning an elderly woman was robbed and beaten after venturing out to shop at her local Piggly Wiggly. ...