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Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority General Manager and CEO Richard Sarles is stepping down. (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Metro Chief Richard Sarles Stepping Down

The head of Metro announced Wednesday he is stepping down after four years at that post.

09/24/2014

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

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Rubio: Offer Federal Retirement Plan To All, Suspend Payroll Tax For Older Workers

Younger voters would face higher retirement ages but all Americans could join federal retirement accounts in a plan proposed by Sen. Marco Rubio

05/13/2014

There are about 2.6 unemployed Americans, on average, for each open job, the report shows. That's close to the ratio of 2 to 1 that is typical of healthier economies. The ratio of unemployed people to available jobs reached a record 6.7 in July 2009, just after the recession ended. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Gov’t Report: 2.6 Unemployed Americans For Every US Job Opening

There are about 2.6 unemployed Americans, on average, for each open job, the report shows. That’s close to the ratio of 2 to 1 that is typical of healthier economies. The ratio of unemployed people to available jobs reached a record 6.7 in July 2009, just after the recession ended.

03/11/2014

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Tax Tips For Retirees

With careful planning, you may find yourself paying the IRS much less than you have in years past.

03/03/2014

File photo of the U.S. Capitol Building. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Suspense in Senate: Debt Vote Shrouded in Secrecy

Financial markets were watching, the retirement accounts of millions of Americans on the line.

02/13/2014

Rep. Jim Moran, D-Va., speaks during a rally to express support for state workers in Wisconsin, Ohio, and Indiana at the West Front Lawn of the U.S. Capitol on March 2, 2011 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Retiring Dem Congressman: ‘Now Is The Time To Leave Head First Rather Than Feet First’

Retirements are shrinking the political center in Congress as the fall elections force an answer to the question, “Should I stay or should I go?”

01/16/2014

Across the U.S., such concerns are common among blue-collar baby boomers — the 78 million Americans born between 1946 and 1964. Many have jobs that provide paltry pensions or none at all, as many companies have been moving toward less generous retirement packages in the past decade.  (Photo credit should read JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Retirement Unlikely For Many Blue-Collar Americans

Tom Edwards grew up in a family that’s been cutting trees and hauling timber in the Pacific Northwest for more than a century. The Spanaway, Wash., resident says he has worked as a logger since he was a kid — it’s just what an able-bodied youngster was expected to do.

12/31/2013

The nation's already backlogged immigration courts might soon be thrown into more havoc as roughly half of their 220 judges will be eligible for retirement next year.  (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Nearly Half of Immigration Judges Eligible to Retire, Courts Overwhelmed

The nation’s already backlogged immigration courts might soon be thrown into more havoc as roughly half of their 220 judges will be eligible for retirement next year.

12/22/2013

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