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  • Cubs' winning ticket: Lester-Montero battery

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Chicago Cubs - INSIDE PITCH Since winning the 1908 World Series, the Chicago Cubs have enjoyed few days better than Dec. 9, 2014. First, the on-the-rise club acquired veteran catcher Miguel Montero from the...
  • Former River Forest police chief named deputy chief in Oak Park

    A law enforcement veteran with decades of experience in Chicago has been named a deputy chief of police in Oak Park, officials announced this week. Frank Limon was chosen out of more than 60 candidates in a four-month national search process, said Oak...
  • Reviving overtime

    The following editorial appeared in the Philadelphia Inquirer on Wednesday, Dec. 10. ����� More than half the states have raised their minimum wages above the federal rate, while the richest 1 percent have consumed...
  • Paul Sisolak: How to make sure your retirement savings last as long as you do

    Planning for retirement these days can be daunting, as people are living longer, healthier lives. According to the Social Security Administration, 65-year-old baby boomers can expect to live to the age of 84.3 years old if they're men and 86.6 years old...
  • Report: Rangers meet with agent for James Shields

    SAN DIEGO The Rangers weren't involved in talks with Jon Lester and they won't be involved with Max Scherzer. But they are apparently at least testing the waters on the other "big name" free agent pitcher: James Shields. According to a report from...
  • Lester goes to Cubs for six years, $155M

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update: Adds Lester quote Lester goes to Cubs for six years, $155M Coveted free agent left-hander Jon Lester and the Chicago Cubs agreed to a six-year, $155 million deal late Tuesday night. The contract reportedly...
  • 5 year-end retirement tips

    With just weeks to go before the end of the year, here are five potential money-making/money saving retirement moves to consider. 1. Fully fund employer-sponsored retirement plan contributions. Unlike IRA's, the deadline for funding 401 (k), 403 (b) or...
  • Zenefits, a Bay Area online broker, rattles health insurance industry

    SAN FRANCISCO Software company Zenefits is the fastest-growing startup in recent memory, but selling computer applications isn't how the company earned that superlative. Instead, Zenefits has transformed from a skeletal 15 employees into an army of...
  • BBO-PLAYER-NEWS-WIRE

    The Sports Xchange 12/10/2014 MLB Note - Chicago White Sox Samardzija, Jeff RHP Jeff Samardzija was acquired by the White Sox from the A's along with RHP Michael Ynoa in exchange for RHP Chris Bassitt, C Josh Phegley, INF Marcus Semien and 1B Rangel...
  • FSU's Jimbo Fisher earns $175,000 in bonuses over the weekend, Decision Day for Josh Sweat and more

    FSU coach Jimbo Fisher earned $175,000 this past weekend. Two bonuses in Fisher’s contract kicked following Saturday’s 37-35 win against Georgia Tech; Fisher earned $100,000 for winning the ACC championship and then another $75,000 after his...
  • Jets' Kane suspended two games

    The Sports Xchange Jets' Kane suspended two games The NHL suspended Winnipeg Jets forward Evander Kane for two games, without pay, for boarding Anaheim Ducks defenseman Clayton Stoner during Sunday's game, the league announced Monday. Kane was assessed...