Pope Francis has chosen a bishop known as a moderate to replace retiring Cardinal Francis George as head of the high-profile Chicago archdiocese.
Roger Wright/Getty ImagesRetirement is the beginning of a new phase of life. By Dave Bernard Saving for retirement typically requires a lot of hard work and sacrifices. And leaving a job often means saying goodbye to co-workers who have become friends. Show More Summary
Wanderlei Silva has retired after a storied career in mixed martial arts. It's just a shame he had to do it after a drug test scandal and before he was set to appear in front of the NSAC. What made it worse--or better depending on your...Show More Summary
He is a retired NFL player, a man who is smart and thoughtful and somehow has all his faculties, even though he played in an era when concussions were called “bell ringers” and you went back into the game in a play or two.
The idea of Rep. Trey Gowdy running a committee on Benghazi is energizing. The guy’s a pitbull. And now, new information has come out that could bring down a dynasty:
Wanderlei Silva is hanging up his gloves after one of the most storied careers in MMA history. The famed light heavyweight made the announcement via a YouTube video on Friday afternoon. "I am stepping down from the ring. After today, Wanderlei Silva will not fight again," he said. Show More Summary
Attorneys for the family of late Chicago Bears defensive back Dave Duerson filed an emergency motion Friday to delay the Oct. 14 deadline for retired NFL players and their families to opt out of the proposed NFL concussion deal.
Earlier in the week, perhaps reflecting on the fact that 90% of hedge fund managers are overpaid, California Public Employers Retirement System (CalPERS) announced it would cut its entire exposure to hedge funds. It seems the decision is becoming more popular, as Bloomberg reports, the Teacher Retirement System of Texas, the sixth-largest U.S. Show More Summary
Slow news day.
By Bill Houseman: A close reading of the Odyssey Marine (NASDAQ:OMEX) Quarterly Report for Q2 found on the company's web site under "Investors", will clarify much recent confusion. In Q2, the company retired $18 million in convertible debt at 8% interest, and has obtained a credit line for $10 million at 5%, of which half is being utilized. Show More Summary
Media coverage of Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen’s speech ignores the continuing predicament of the middle income American. Sure, those with highly leveraged portfolios or a large pile of retirement assets might care, but that’s not the median income worker. Show More Summary
These days, the Yankees offer endless reminders of their glorious past at Yankee Stadium. Case in point: Derek Jeter, who homered on Thursday night.
-Guiness takes you inside its Dublin brewery in new ad (video above). -The CLIO awards announced their 2014 Grand CLIO Award winners. -Media veteran Mark Speciale has emerged from retirement to bring more than 30 years of experienceShow More Summary
The developers of TrueCrypt made the decision to retire the encryption software a couple of months ago. The reason given by them was that TrueCrypt was no longer secure and that users should move to other encryption products instead....Show More Summary
King Charles II was the personal patron of Sir Christopher Wren, the architect who helped rebuild London after the 1666 Great Fire. Whatever one thinks of the later Stuarts, no-one can accuse Charles II of shirking his responsibilities...Show More Summary
The Class of 1964 is the first graduating class of the post-World War II baby boom and the leading edge of the generation retreating to retirement.
The best American Girl doll is back from retirement with a Mattel-ish makeover. More » The Best American Girl Doll Is Back To Flaunt Her Money And Her Hair Bow In Your Face is a post from TheGloss - Get the best women's beauty, make up, hairstyles tips. Get sex, dating advice, culture news and hot trends for women..
While we have already noted the backlash against hedge funds as a result of their chronic underperformance of the market over the past 5 years, resulting in first Calpers and now Texas Pensions to pull money out of the asset class, the...Show More Summary
You may need a retirement planner more than you think.
The media is having a lot of fun with this story and who can blame them? It’s not every week that a car stolen when a gallon of gas cost a quarter is returned to its rightful owner. Per an item by Los Angeles AP writer Justin Pritchard,...Show More Summary