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Unpredictable market puts area pensions at risk

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Pension systems in the Washington region are at risk of devastating fiscal peril, as investment managers for government retirement systems bank on rosy returns in an unpredictable market to pay off ballooning costs. State and local governments around the Potomac River forecast a nearly 8 percent return on investments this year, even as most private employers calculate gains about half as...