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  • Derek Jeter to Retire from Baseball after 2014 Season

    Feb 12, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Derek Jeter has announced that the 2014 baseball season will be his last. The New York Yankees shortstop broke the news on his Facebook page Wednesday, stating he will retire at the end of next season. It signals the end of what will be a 17-year career for a player impervious to scandal, even as […]

  • Three Years out of the NBA, Allen Iverson Officially Retires

    Oct 31, 13 by EurPublisher 1 Comment


    *There used to be a time that basketball everything to Allen Iverson. Well, that  was then. These days, no more. Saying he’s lost his desire to play, Allen Iverson formally announced his retirement from basketball Wednesday. “I gave everything I had to basketball,” Iverson said at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Wednesday. “The […]

  • James Blake, Tracy McGrady Announce Retirement

    Aug 26, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment


    *Retirement was in the air Monday, as two veterans in their respective sports announce the end of their playing careers. Leaving open the door to play overseas, seven-time All-Star Tracy McGrady says he is retiring from the NBA. “It’s been 16 years playing the game I love. I’ve had a great run, but it’s time […]

  • Usain Bolt Says Rio Olympics Will Be His Last Hoorah

    Jun 7, 13 by Cory Alexander Haywood Leave a comment


    *Usain Bolt is growing weary of breaking all time sprinting records (if there are any more left for him to pursue). Then again, what else should a man with superhuman speed do, deliver newspapers in record time? No matter, Bolt will eventually have to find solace when he retires from Olympic competition. But don’t walk […]

  • Barbara Walters Announces Retirement Today on ‘The View’

    May 13, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Barbara Walters is calling it quits. The veteran ABC News anchor is set to announce Monday morning on “The View” that she will retire from TV journalism next summer. ABC said in an announcement late Sunday that, until then, Walters will continue to anchor and report for the network, anchor specials throughout the year, and […]

  • Kobe Bryant to Make Retirement Decision This Summer

    Apr 1, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Kobe Bryant’s contract with the Los Angeles Lakers expires after the 2013-2014 NBA season, but the 17-year veteran is planning to make his retirement decision as early as this summer, Scott Howard-Cooper of NBA.com reports. Bryant has mentioned the R-word throughout the season, but has yet to give a firm commitment on how much longer […]