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Mascherano to retire from internationals after 2018 World Cup

“Argentina veteran Javier Mascherano confirmed he would retire from internationals after the 2018 World Cup in Russia” writes Sporting News for sportingnews.com. Mascherano said: “The decisions are taken by the coach and he will decide if I am in Russia or not.The former Liverpool midfielder said he hoped to be in Russia, but added it was a decision for Sampaoli. Source: sportingnews.com Share This:

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Q&A for federal workers: Phased retirement

“In phased retirement, employees eligible for retirement and with at least 20 years of service switch to half-time work for as long as a year” reports washingtonpost.com. Question: I’m interested in “phased” retirement.If you’re interested, try making a case for how the agency would benefit, versus losing you to immediate full retirement.When they later retire fully, they receive full annuities, including credit for the part-time work.Currently, there are only 276 phased retirees, about one in every 1,000 federal employees who are retirement-eligible, and just 21 agencies have any — NASA…

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Andrea Pirlo to retire following 2017 season

“We at Hudson River Blue congratulate Andrea Pirlo on an amazing, storied career and wish him the absolute best in all of his post-football endeavors” writes Oct Edt for hudsonriverblue.com. Following an illustrious professional career that has spanned over 20 years, New York City FC midfielder and Italian legend Andrea Pirlo has announced that he will be hanging up the old boots after his contract with the Bronx Blues expires in December. Source: hudsonriverblue.com Share This:

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GE names Jamie Miller chief financial officer, 3 vice chairs to retire

“GE, -0.61% said late Friday that Jamie Miller will succeed Jeffrey Bornstein as chief financial officer on Nov. 1” writes Wallace Witkowski for marketwatch.com. GE also announced that vice chairs John Rice, who heads GE’s Global Growth Organization, and Beth Comstock, head of the GE Business Innovations unit, will retire on Dec. 31. Source: marketwatch.com Share This:

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Apple’s top lawyer Bruce Sewell is retiring and will be replaced by former Honeywell exec Katherine Adams

“Apple said on Friday that Bruce Sewell will retire as general counsel and will be succeeded by former Honeywell International Inc executive Katherine Adams” reports businessinsider.com. Adams, who will also be senior vice president of legal and global security, will report to Chief Executive Tim Cook, the company said. Bruce Sewell, who has served as Apple’s general counsel since 2009, will retire at the end of the year, the company said. Source: businessinsider.com Share This:

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Bryan Bickell signs 1-day contract to retire as a Blackhawk before turning focus to MS awareness

“Bickell announced his retirement from hockey in April following news the 31-year-old had been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS)” writes Oct Edt for sbnation.com. It was an emotional afternoon in Chicago as Bryan Bickell signed a one-day contract with the Blackhawks to retire with the team where his career began.He spoke about the franchise meaning more than moments on the ice, but experiences like his retirement press conference that he will remember forever. Source: sbnation.com Share This:

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3 things to know if you’re planning to retire in your 70s

“Once you learn how to maximize your Social Security benefits, we think you could retire confidently with the peace of mind we’re all after” reports foxbusiness.com. Say your full retirement age for Social Security purposes is 66, but you decide to work until age 76 instead.You can make up for lost time For better or worse, money is often a motivating factor in the decision to retire at age 70 or later.Here are a few things you should be aware of if you’re aiming to retire in your 70s. 1.The…

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Gilead shares decline nearly 5% after COO says he will retire

“Gilead shares surged 11.5% to $80.21 over the last three months, compared with a 2.8% rise in the S&P 500 SPX, +0.12%” writes Emma Court for marketwatch.com. Kevin Young has been with Gilead since 2004; after he retired in 2014, he returned to the company as COO last year.GILD, -3.52% shares declined 4.7% in extremely heavy trade on Thursday following an announcement the day prior that the company’s Chief Operating Officer Kevin Young plans to retire in early 2018. Source: marketwatch.com Share This:

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Seahawks to retire Kenny Easley’s jersey number 45 on Sunday

“The Seahawks announced Tuesday that Kenny Easley will have his jersey number 45 retired at halftime of Sunday’s game against the Colts” writes Seattle Times Staff for seattletimes.com. Sunday at halftime of the Seahawks’ game against the Colts, Easley will become the fourth player to have his jersey number (45) retired by the team.The fact that 30 years after I played, I get into the Hall of Fame and then have my jersey retired, it’s really special. Source: seattletimes.com Share This:

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