Justin Smith's retirement, along with the NFL offseason doldrums, has gotten me thinking more about the San Francisco 49ers' history. At some positions, such as quarterback and the offensive line, the 49ers have been blessed with an above-average collection of talent. Show More Summary
Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic played the first match of their historic rivalry in the quarterfinals of the 2006 French Open. Nadal led by a score of 6-4, 6-4 before Djokovic ultimately retired from the match. In that context, it'sShow More Summary
DeGrom retired the first 15 batters and allowed only two hits in eight innings as the Mets routed the San Diego Padres, 7-0.
Pastor Maldonado has had an admittedly terrible season thus far, having to retire for five out of six races through little fault of his own. Many remember the garbage days of yore, though, so let’s take a journey back through time to battle evil cyborgs from Cyberdyne watch Maldonado’s most facepalm-worthy hits. Read more...
Veteran TV journalist Bob Schieffer made his last appearance on Face the Nation Sunday. Eric Deggans of NPR writes, "Schieffer's unique style -- equal parts folksy inquisitor and experienced political insider -- has become a signature of CBS' Face the Nation. Show More Summary
After announcing his retirement and endorsing a successor, Loudoun County Board Chairman Scott K. York said Monday that he may seek reelection for the county’s top elected post after all. York, who has held the chairmanship position for 15 years, said he’s been approached by constituents to enter the race and is currently considering doing so. Show More Summary
Fear not, retirees: Experts say there's more than one way to cash in (smartly) on your savings.
WASHINGTON -- When the Pentagon holds its Pride Month event next week honoring gay and lesbian service members, Sheri Swokowski will be there to make a bold statement. All she has to do is show up. Swokowski, a retired U.S. Army infantry colonel, is the highest-ranking transgender veteran in the country. Show More Summary
A twofer of posts today. First is a look at the obstacl […]
The San Francisco 49ers experienced plenty of turnover on their defense this season, headlined by the retirements of Chris Borland and Justin Smith. Who will step up on defense? Should fans be worried about their defense? Watch as Stephen Nelson and Bleacher Report NFL Analyst Chris Simms discuss the 49ers defense in the video above. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
Long-time CBS News anchor and correspondent Bob Schieffer retired last week. In an exit interview with Fox News' Howard Kurtz, Schieffer admitted...
FA Insights is a daily newsletter from Business Insider that delivers the top news and commentary for financial advisors. Cost of living figures for retirement are wrong (Financial Advisor) David M. Blanchett, head of retirement research...Show More Summary
South Carolina senator and retired Air Force colonel Lindsey Graham officially announced Monday that he will run in the 2016 presidential race, adding his name to the increasingly crowded Republican field. Here are some key facts toShow More Summary
Our retirement system is as hard to understand, opaque, and predatory as ever
Jim Lovelock, environmentalist, scientist, and celebrated proposer of the Gaia hypothesis, has always taken the long view of Earth's future. So it feels appropriate that he should have retired to a coastguard's cottage perched aboveShow More Summary
A Star Trek fan has almost finished building a rather colorful eighteen foot long model of the USS Enterprise. The large model, which dominates his one-bedroom apartment is made of cardboard and plastic. Bob Elson, a retired hospital administrator, has been building USS Enterprise models since his childhood days. “When he was very young and […]
CBS’ Bob Schieffer, who retired Sunday from the network after 46 years, including the last 24 years hosting Face the Nation, was interviewed by Fox News’ Howard Kurtz to discuss how the media have changed, and whether or not there is a liberal bias: Kurtz: Many people in this country, as you know, think the […]
“He said his work on recent fantasy Maleficent, starring Angelina Jolie, which was CGI-heavy, could have been done ‘in a garage’ and suggested studios are increasingly looking to use technology to replace handcrafted work.”
Earlier this year, I began writing a series chronicling my decision to roll over my old 401(k) into a new IRA with an automated investment advisor such as Personal Capital, Betterment, or Wealthfront. Since my old account was worth more than $85,000 at the time, this decision wasn’t one I took lightly. Show More Summary
A familiar fixture at conventions, writer John Lees' The Standard has been in-publication since 2011. The story of a retired superhero forced to put back on his cape to investigate the apparent murder of his former sidekick, the six-issue series was picked up by ComixTribe and published across 2013-14. Show More Summary