Men between the ages of 25 and 54 are in their prime working years. Generally speaking, they’re too old for college and too young for retirement. In February 2008, 87.4 percent of men in that demographic had jobs. Six years later, only 83.2 percent of men in that bracket are working. That is from Binyamin […]
It's fascinating when a NFL player retires in his prime. It's hard to imagine, for most of us. To play in the NFL, and make a tremendous living, seems like the pinnacle. It was, in some ways, for Rashard Mendenhall. The former Steelers...Show More Summary
Jaguar has confirmed that its venerable XK range will go into retirement later this year, after eight years on the job. Available in Coupe and Convertible forms across a number of trim and performance levels, the XK has accounted for some 54,000 sales since its debut in 2006. Show More Summary
The Oklahoma City Thunder guard and former Laker has vowed to retire after this season, but teammates are planning to talk to him. The Thunder lost, 114-110, at Staples Center on Sunday. Derek Fisher made what may have been his lastShow More Summary
Cardinals running back Rashard Mendenhall surprisingly announced his retirement at the age of 26 today. While Arizona looked ready to move on from him anyway, Mendenhall says—among other things—that he's choosing to step away in an essay on Huffington Post. Read more...
After earning $15.1 million through six NFL seasons, running back Rashard Mendenhall has had enough. He has explained in an item for the Huffington Post his decision to retire at age 26. Basically, Mendenhall says: (1) he has done everything he could do in football; (2) football has become more about entertainment than football; and…
I decided not to hold a press conference because I didn't want to have to say things that were cliché. I've done enough of that since I've been playing football. I actually didn't really plan on saying anything about my retirement at all. Show More Summary
As baby boomers retire and new immigrants arrive, they workplace will change dramatically between now and 2030. Who are these new workers? Many of them will be native-born Americans, but they’re having fewer kids than in the past, which means one out of three new workers will be immigrants and their children. Of the 83 […]
Rashard Mendenhall reportedly will retire. ESPN's Adam Schefter was first to report the 26-year-old running back, who's an unrestricted free agent, is telling potential suitors that he's done in the NFL: Writing for the Huffington Post,...Show More Summary
Retired NBA forward Dennis Rodman made headlines as a player with his volatile antics, his medley of different hairstyles and his exceptional rebounding and defensive skills, among other things. Rodman's most recent brush with controversy...Show More Summary
When admitting on NBCSN’s Pro Football Talk that he’ll likely be cut by the Jets, cornerback Antonio Cromartie said he nevertheless hopes to retire with the team. There’s a chance, albeit small, that it’ll happen. Per a league source, the Jets haven’t closed the door on re-signing Cromartie. However, it’s currently believed they have another…
I am looking forward to this summer's release of Godzilla the way some people look forward to their wedding, retirement, or being released from a Turkish prison. The first time I watched the trailer, I only then fully understood why men have sons. But I'm not looking forward to the inevitable movie tie-in app. This is because it will not be good. At all. Here's why.
William Clay Ford, retired vice chairman of Ford Motor Company and the last surviving grandchild of company founder Henry Ford, died this morning after a bout with pneumonia. He was 88. Ford spent 57 years with his grandfather's company, joining the board of directors in 1948 before graduating from college. Show More Summary
Rashard Mendenhall has decided to retire after just six seasons in the NFL after his once promising career was ravaged by injury. Mendenhall had a strong start to his career with the Pittsburgh Steelers, where he was taken in the first round of the 2008 draft, but after tearing his ACL two seasons ago was... Show More Summary
The big political surprise of the weekend is that Rep. Carolyn Tomei (D-Milwaukie) has decided to hang it up after seven terms in the Oregon House. Along with Rep. Phil Barnhart, she's the longest-serving Democrat in the House. The district,...Show More Summary
Planning your retirement can be difficult and confusing. Here are seven questions every future retire should ask themselves.
Just about every time the Knicks have started to fall apart in recent years, Phil Jackson's name has been indelicately tossed around, like JR Smith heaving a backboard assist, as a potential savior. Maybe Jackson, who retired from coaching...Show More Summary
Cyrille Diabate has announced his retirement from the UFC and mixed martial arts following his loss to Cyrille Diabate Retires From UFC After Loss - -
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The Military Times got a hold of DoD’s new proposal to Congress for altering the military retirement system for troops who make a career out of the uniformed services. It’s pretty difficult to understand, well, more difficult than the current “50% of the average top three years of earnings” system, but a lot of it […]