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  • Sony Promotes Columbia Pictures President Doug Belgrad to Motion Picture Group President

    Columbia Pictures president Doug Belgrad has been promoted to president of Sony Pictures Entertainment Group president, becoming studio co-chairman Amy Pascal's No. 2, the studio announced Wednesday. In his elevated role, Belgrad will be responsible...
  • Prices could fall 10-20 cents, AAA says

    Gas prices Gas prices are declining, as the price for oil fell for the third straight week and U.S. stockpiles rose. "Motorists in the southeast could see prices at the pump fall 10 to 20 cents [per gallon] in the next two weeks," Mark Jenkins, a...
  • A checklist for keeping you focused at work

    A quick check of Facebook and next thing you know, a half-hour's passed. Start chatting with a co-worker and suddenly 20 minutes is gone and the report you were supposed to finish by lunch is late. Workplace distractions are everywhere, especially in...
  • Many factors go into withdrawal rate

    Q: I am 61 years old and planning to retire at age 67. I have about $400,000 in my accounts. How much might I be able to withdraw from my accounts when I retire? – D.M., Orlando A: A reasonable withdrawal rate depends on a large number of...
  • York officials: Arrive early for July 4 events

    York County officials have advised the public to arrive early for the 35th annual Yorktown Fourth of July fireworks display, which starts lighting up the sky over the York River around 9:15 p.m. Visitors are urged to arrive in Yorktown before 6 p.m.,...
  • Web Winners: How to manage investments after retirement

    After you retire, with the possibility of decades ahead of you, where should you park your nest egg? Experts are divided on how conservatively, or aggressively, you should invest your money. "Great funds to own in retirement," according to this post at...
  • Study: Harvey costliest Illinois town for speeding drivers

    Study: Harvey costliest Illinois town for speeding drivers
    There’s no good place to get a speeding ticket, but where an Illinois driver lives factors into how much more vehicle insurance will cost for up to five years after a conviction, according to a new study released Monday.   A first violation...
  • Larry Lakin, 1939-2014

    Larry Lakin, 1939-2014
    After retiring from a career in finance, Larry T. Lakin shared his financial and management skills with fledgling entrepreneurs as a volunteer with SCORE, a national not-for-profit organization affiliated with the Small Business Administration. SCORE...
  • Report: Millions more needed for flood control in Downers Grove

    Report: Millions more needed for flood control in Downers Grove
    A recent study on flooding in Downers Grove estimates that millions of dollars of infrastructure upgrades are needed to improve the flow of stormwater and prevent flooding to area homes and businesses. A civil engineering consulting firm in Aurora was...
  • How to tell clients financial advice isn’t free

    CHICAGO (Reuters) - Financial advisers who transition from a commission-only business to a fee-based model are often stymied about how to explain their new fees without sending existing clients packing. Some fear clients will feel sticker shock when...
  • The political calculation behind Hillary Clinton's poor-mouthing

    It’s “Poor, Poor Pitiful Me” time for Hillary Clinton. For the last few weeks she’s been busy laboriously explaining that even though she’s as rich as Croesus’ Chihuahua, she’s not rich rich. Here’s...