Taxes, Retired Taxes,

4 Helpful Tax Tips For Newly Retired

Minimize the amount of tax you may owe from your retirement income with these tips.


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Chicago Radio Personality Tommy Edwards Set To Retire After Five Decades Of Broadcasting

After more than five decades in broadcasting, market veteran and current mid-day host at CBS RADIO’s WJMK-FM Tommy Edwards announced he is retiring from radio effective on Friday, Sept. 12.


Richard "R.J." Vanecko, a nephew of former Mayor Richard M. Daley, has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the 2004 death of David Koschman. (Credit Chicago Police/CBS)

Prosecutor Who “Threw Away” Koschman File Resigns

The prosecutor who declined to charge former Mayor Richard M. Daley’s nephew in the killing of David Koschman — and apparently “threw away” the case file — has left the Cook County state’s attorney’s office.


City Hall

Retired City Workers Sue To Keep Health Care Subsidy

Chicago’s 30,000 retired city employees are trying to stop Mayor Rahm Emanuel from phasing out the city’s 55 percent subsidy for retiree health care and foisting Obamacare on them.


Mike Ditka. (Courtesy

Bears To Retire Ditka’s No. 89 Jersey

The Chicago Bears will retire Mike Ditka’s jersey number in December.

670 The Score–05/24/2013

Charlie Dowd

Retired San Francisco Firefighter’s Body Found After He Never Made It To Chicago

The body of a retired San Francisco firefighter has been found in Nebraska, after he disappeared from a Chicago-bound Amtrak train.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2012

Chicago Sun-Times columnist Stella Foster in her office on her last day at the newspaper after 43 years. (Credit: CBS)

Stella Foster Makes One Last Deadline After 43 Years

On her last day of work at the Chicago Sun-Times, columnist Stella Foster got a hug and kiss from Mayor Rahm Emanuel, just one small part of a day of recognition of her 43-year career at the paper.

CBS 2–08/06/2012

Devin Thomas #15 of the New York Giants runs the openning kickoff against the New England Patriots during the first quarter at Gillette Stadium on November 6, 2011 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Bears WR Devin Thomas Retiring

Chicago Bears wide receiver Devin Thomas has retired.


Jim And Peggy Sak

Iowa Town Won’t Let Retired Chicago Cop Keep Service Dog

A battle is likely to end up in court between a small Iowa town and a retired Chicago Police officer, over his service dog.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2011

Mayor Richard M. Daley

Emanuel Cuts Daleys’ Security Detail In Half

Retired Mayor Richard M. Daley is losing half of his bodyguard contingent, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2011

Chicago White Sox Victory Parade

White Sox To Honor Retired Mayor Daley

The White Sox next week will honor a lifelong fan whom Chicagoans called “Hizzoner” for 22 years.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2011

Mayor Richard M. Daley

New Book Slams, Mocks Retired Mayor Daley

A new book critical of retired Mayor Richard M. Daley aims to make sure the former mayor is remembered for more than the good things he did while in office.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2011

Mayor Richard M. Daley

Retired Mayor Daley Takes Post At Law Firm

Retired Mayor Richard M. Daley has a new job with a Chicago law firm.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2011