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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...

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...

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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Ignoring Putin, Ukraine insurgents to hold vote

A pro-Russian gunman speaks by phone in front of the city hall decorated with the flag of self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic, in the center of Slovyansk, eastern Ukraine, Thursday, May 8, 2014. A strong majority of Ukrainians want their country to remain a single,...

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...
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Back to Broadway for Jackman after hosting Tonys

FILE – This Nov. 3, 2013 file photo shows actor Hugh Jackman at the Broadway opening of “After Midnight” in New York. Jackman says he jacked to host the Tony Awards for the third time, but fans of his stage work won’t have to wait long to see the...
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Ignoring Putin, Ukraine insurgents to hold vote

A pro-Russian gunman speaks by phone in front of the city hall decorated with the flag of self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic, in the center of Slovyansk, eastern Ukraine, Thursday, May 8, 2014. A strong majority of Ukrainians want their country to remain a single,...

Witnesses oppose NLRB ruling on college athletes

Baylor University President Ken Starr testifies at the House Committee on Education and Workforce on college athletes forming unions, on May 8, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Lauren Victoria Burke) Baylor University President Ken Starr testifies at the House...