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Eagles RB Darren Sproles plans to retire after 2018 season

Eagles RB Darren Sproles plans to retire after 2018 season

Sports
Philadelphia Eagles running back Darren Sproles signed a one-year, $ 1.415 million contract extension in May. That appears to be his last NFL deal as he announced his decision to retire after the 2018 season. In a blog post, the 35-year-old Sproles said he plans to play just one more NFL season. He had planned to make 2017 his final season but he tore his ACL in Week 3 so he decided to return for 2018. "I feel like I left a lot out there, and I couldn't let my career end like that," Sproles wrote in the post. "I'm excited to come back and I am even more excited to come back to the defending Super Bowl champion, Eagles," Sproles wrote. "We have something special here with the team, the fans, and the city. We made history bringing the first Lombardi trophy to Philly and now we want to g...
'The bike will retire me' Tom Cruise vows to carry on riding

'The bike will retire me' Tom Cruise vows to carry on riding

Entertainment
GC RISKS: Tom Cruise filming in Paris, France, in April last year The Hollywood actor declared: “The bike will retire me, I won’t retire the bike.”He spoke out after his pal George Clooney was rushed to hospital in Italy when his scooter collided with a car.Clooney was thrown 20ft in the air before landing on the windscreen and being tossed to the ground.The former ER actor miraculously escaped with minor injuries while filming his new series Catch-22. GETTY RECOVERING: George “The bike will retire me, I won’t retire the bike.” Tom Cruise Now adrenaline junkie Cru...
Chelsea and England defender Gary Cahill hints he will retire from international football after World Cup

Chelsea and England defender Gary Cahill hints he will retire from international football after World Cup

Sports
last hurrah The 32-year-old is desperate to play in the third-place play-off against Belgium on Saturday Gary Cahill will hold talks with England manager Gareth Southgate over whether he should end his international career. The Chelsea defender is desperate to face Belgium in the third-place play-off on Saturday because it could be his last game for the Three Lions. Cahill could play his last England match on Saturday Cahill, 32, has lost his place to Harry Maguire and featured just once in Russia. He said: “It is a good conversation for me to have with the manager in the coming month or so. “Any time I get an opportunity to play for England, I want to do that. I can finish my England career knowing that I have played every possib...
Retire to these overseas destinations to make the most of your nest egg

Retire to these overseas destinations to make the most of your nest egg

Finance
More and more, soon-to-be retirees are thinking outside of the box…and country.With older Americans increasingly focused on their future economic prospects as they approach their golden years, some are finding that they can better fulfill their retirement dreams with a move abroad. Now, 9 million American citizens reside overseas, according to the State Department.To find the most worthwhile destinations, GOBankingRates compared the cost of living, including rent, groceries and health care among other factors, in more than 100 countries worldwide based on Numbeo.com's latest Cost of Living Index Rate to determine a ranking.The destinations that scored the best were all far more affordable than the U.S. For example, the cost of living in India was just 27.65 on its scale, with New York City
Here’s how to retire abroad — without any tax surprises

Here’s how to retire abroad — without any tax surprises

Finance
Kelly Hayes-Raitt traded Los Angeles for a small lakeside town in Mexico and life out of a suitcase — and she's planning on retiring that way."I love my house in Santa Monica, but I don't see myself living there again," the 56-year-old writer said. "I'm not sure I can afford it."She house sits for an expatriate couple, spending half the year in Ajijic, Mexico, just south of Guadalajara.Hayes-Raitt, author of "How to Become a Housesitter: Insider Tips from the HouseSit Diva," splits the remainder of her time looking after others' homes in southeast Asia and Europe.She is among the 9 million American citizens who reside overseas, according to the State Department. Nearly half a million receive Social Security benefits while residing in foreign countries.U.S. retirees love Costa Rica, Mexico