Retirement

San Jose firefighters (Craig Rose/San Jose Fire Dept.)

22 New San Jose Firefighters Graduate, But How Long Will They Stay On The Job?

22 new firefighters will be added to the San Jose Fire Department on Tuesday. The good news is that the new recruits are sorely needed on the short-staffed department, but it’s uncertain how long they’ll stick around.

01/20/2015

(Jonathan Alcorn/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Aging Baby Boomer Population Is Providing New Opportunities For Jobs

The retirement of the baby boomers will carve out new job opportunities for a younger demographic. Jill Schlesinger reports.

01/08/2015

Photo Credit Thinkstock

Are Gays And Lesbians Less Prepared For Retirement Than Their Hetero Counterparts?

We hear a lot about Americans not being prepared enough for their retirement, but there is now word that gays and lesbians are even less prepared than people who identify as straight.

12/01/2014

Jason Collins of the Brooklyn Nets during a game against the Toronto Raptors on March 10, 2014 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. (Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Former Stanford Basketball Star And First Openly Gay Pro Athlete Jason Collins Retires From The NBA

Collins is retiring from the NBA, 18 months after he came out. He played last season with the Brooklyn Nets.

11/19/2014

fire truck generic

2-Alarm Fire Forces Evacuation Of Elderly Care Center In Fairfield

A two-alarm house fire in Fairfield on Saturday afternoon displaced residents and prompted a neighboring elderly care facility to evacuate.

10/13/2014

Jacques Pepin (credit: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Jacques Pepin Says No Slowing Down As Show Ends

The chef who has taught generations of Americans to cook says he’s far from retiring…

09/16/2014

fire truck generic

2-Alarm Senior Community Fire In Walnut Creek Displaces 4, Causes $250K In Damage

A two-alarm fire at a Walnut Creek retirement community on Tuesday night left at least four people displaced from their homes and two apartments badly damaged.

08/13/2014

Landon Donovan of the Los Angeles Galaxy announces his retirement following the 2014 MLS season during a news conference at the StubHub Center on August 7, 2014, in Carson, California. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

6 Post-Retirement Moves Landon Donovan Should Make

LA Galaxy forward and MLS legend Landon Donovan announced his retirement on Thursday. Although he’s calling it quits on the pitch, may we still see Donovan stay around the game (or not)?

08/08/2014

Landon Donovan #10 of Los Angeles Galaxy reacts to his supporters after a 4-1 win over the Philadelphia Union at StubHub Center on May 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

5 Reasons Why Landon Donovan Is The Best MLS Player Ever

Landon Donovan has announced his intention to retire from soccer at the end of the 2014 season. Here’s 5 reasons why Landon Donovan is the best MLS player ever…

08/07/2014

Eric Chavez #3 of the Oakland Athletics gestures to the fans during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at McAfee Coliseum on August 11, 2005 in Oakland, California. The Athletics won 5-4. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Former A’s Star Eric Chavez Announces Retirement

Chavez, 36 earned six straight Gold Glove awards while playing third base for the A’s between 1998 and 2010. He was the lone big name player from the Monebyall era to sign a long term deal and stay in Oakland, but injuries prevented the long term success that many saw in his future.

07/30/2014

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 58,850 other followers