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  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • How millennials can overcome savings hurdles

    Those in their 20s or early 30s probably know saving for retirement is important to do. They just may not have the means to do it. Recent studies show millennials have a strong desire to save. A survey by Fidelity Investments, for example, found 52...
  • 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...
  • How to invest with a social conscience: Some popular options

    How to invest with a social conscience: Some popular options
    If you want to invest for the social good — or at least, how some professional money managers define the social good — there are plenty of options. But the No.1 rule of socially responsible investing is the same as for any investing: Do your...
  • Illinois small firms will need to set up IRAs to aid retirement savings

    Illinois small firms will need to set up IRAs to aid retirement savings
    The Illinois legislature has thrown a life preserver to about 2.5 million workers in danger of discovering in retirement that they are going to be far short of money. Gov. Pat Quinn is expected to sign a retirement savings measure that was passed by the...