Geithner: Suggested Clinton as possible successor

WASHINGTON (AP) — Timothy Geithner says in a new memoir that he considered stepping down as Treasury secretary in 2010 after the financial crisis and suggested Hillary Rodham Clinton as a possible successor. President Barack Obama rebuffed Geithner’s suggestion, and...

Ferragamo launches signature Fiamma bag

MILAN (AP) — Perhaps the “It” bag’s star just burned too bright. Those must-have handbag wonders, which flew out of stores before dropping into sudden oblivion, have given way to something more enduring: signature bags. Iconic bags have been around since...

Cabrera, Brantley Lead Indians Past Twins 9-4

CLEVELAND (AP) — Asdrubal Cabrera had four hits and three RBIs, Michael Brantley also homered and the Cleveland Indians beat the injury-riddled Minnesota Twins 9-4 Thursday for their first three-game winning streak this season. Cabrera, who entered hitting .215, had a solo homer...

Cabrera, Brantley Lead Indians Past Twins 9-4

CLEVELAND (AP) — Asdrubal Cabrera had four hits and three RBIs, Michael Brantley also homered and the Cleveland Indians beat the injury-riddled Minnesota Twins 9-4 Thursday for their first three-game winning streak this season. Cabrera, who entered hitting .215, had a solo homer...

Indians 9, Twins 4

E_Pinto (3), Masterson (1). DP_Cleveland 1. LOB_Minnesota 7, Cleveland 10. 2B_D.Santana (2), Brantley (8), Dav.Murphy 2 (6), A.Cabrera 2 (9), Aviles 2 (4). HR_Brantley (6), A.Cabrera (2). SF_Bourn. Tonkin pitched to 2 batters in the 6th. HBP_by Masterson (K.Suzuki). WP_Masterson....
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Obama popular in tech world, policies less so

President Barack Obama speaks at the USC Shoah Foundation’s 20th anniversary Ambassadors for Humanity gala in Los Angeles, Thursday, May 8, 2014. Obama received an award from the foundation created by movie director Steven Spielberg and is spending three days in California...
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Obama popular in tech world, policies less so

President Barack Obama speaks at the USC Shoah Foundation’s 20th anniversary Ambassadors for Humanity gala in Los Angeles, Thursday, May 8, 2014. Obama received an award from the foundation created by movie director Steven Spielberg and is spending three days in California...
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As Alibaba prepares for IPO, tech stocks retreat

FILE – In this April 30, 2014 file photo, trader Steven Kaplan, right, works at the post that handles Twitter, on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Twitter, which peaked at $74.73 late last year, is down more than half from its peak, including a plunge Tuesday, May...
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As Alibaba prepares for IPO, tech stocks retreat

FILE – In this April 30, 2014 file photo, trader Steven Kaplan, right, works at the post that handles Twitter, on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Twitter, which peaked at $74.73 late last year, is down more than half from its peak, including a plunge Tuesday, May...

Denver urges symphony to cancel cannabis concerts

DENVER (AP) — The city of Denver is urging the Colorado Symphony to call off a series of pot-themed fundraising concerts, saying that even though marijuana is now legal in the state, the drug cannot be smoked at events. The newly announced series is strictly BYOC, or...