AGING AMERICA: For boomers, it's a new era of 'work till you drop'

Tuesday, February 21, 2012 | 12:01 a.m. CST; updated 1:03 a.m. CST, Friday, February 24, 2012

LOS ANGELES — When Paula Symons joined the U.S. workforce in 1972, typewriters in her office clacked nonstop, people answered the telephones and the hot new technology revolutionizing communication was the fax machine.