News archive from 30 May 2014, page 11

Morse propels Giants past Cardinals 6-5

Morse propels Giants past Cardinals 6-5

ST. LOUIS -- Michael Morse homered and drove in three runs and Pablo Sandoval homered and scored twice to propel the San Francisco Giants to a 6-5 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series. The Giants have...

 
Miami choreographer Rosie Herrera turns life in a Cuban cabaret to art for ‘Show.Girl.' with Ballet Hispanico

Miami choreographer Rosie Herrera turns life in a Cuban cabaret to art for ‘Show.Girl.' with Ballet...

Most aspiring dancers and choreographers spend their teens perfecting their arabesques in ballet class or their spins in hip-hop. But when Hialeah-bred Rosie Herrera was 16, she was learning a very different side of dance — as a showgirl...

 
Carlos Santana wants to change the world

Carlos Santana wants to change the world

Carlos Santana's latest album, Corazon, debuted at No. 9 on the Billboard 200 albums chart. It features Juanes, Gloria Estefan and Miguel. But try to speak with the veteran musician about it, and he'll want to talk about another topic: changing the...

 
‘Our America' exhibit at the Frost Museum strikes familiar chords in South Florida

‘Our America' exhibit at the Frost Museum strikes familiar chords in South Florida

Miami is one of those vanguard cities that forecasts the culture, language and priorities of the United States' future. Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art specifically examines the impact and context of Latino artists living in the...

 

Where's the refund for my canceled flight?

Q: I recently booked a last-minute flight with American Airlines because my father was scheduled to have surgery the following day. American canceled my flight 20 minutes prior to boarding. At the gate, I was told that I could either fly to another...

 

When your credit card gets compromised at a hotel

A day after Sheilah Reardon checked into the Bellagio Las Vegas, she received an email alert from American Express warning that her credit card had been compromised. Among the fraudulent charges: a $67 bill from an online memorabilia store. A day...

 
Introducing a child to adventure on eco-friendly St. John

Introducing a child to adventure on eco-friendly St. John

On our second date, the man who later became my husband asked me to promise that I would never make him get on a boat. He was prone to seasickness so bad that he once became nauseated in a rowboat floating on a lake in Switzerland. Compensation came...

 

Travel briefs

Theme parks ‘Tonight Show' coming to Orlando Late-night talk show host Jimmy Fallon is taking the Tonight Show on a road trip to Florida, Fallon's first road trip since taking over from Jay Leno. The shows will be taped June 16-19 at the...

 

Omar Infante, Royals bail out James Shields in 8-6 win over Toronto

The baseball just cleared the third baseman's glove, low enough to an out to cause the Rogers Centre crowd to groan, but still high enough to allow the Kansas City Royals to exhale. Omar Infante's two-run single in the 10th inning pulled the Royals...

 

Helene Elliott: It's Kings' move, and they know they don't want a wide-open game

LOS ANGELES_The Los Angeles Kings and Chicago Blackhawks could have played all night, it seemed, and no one would have minded. Game 5 of the Western Conference finals was an exhilarating display of individual brilliance within a team framework, capped...

 

China fines eye-care companies on pricing charges

BEIJING -- China has fined Johnson & Johnson, Nikon and five other foreign makers of eyeglasses and contact lenses on price-fixing charges in its latest effort to use anti-monopoly law to control consumer prices. The national planning agency said...

 
Amazon ruins await adventurous World Cup visitors

Amazon ruins await adventurous World Cup visitors

PARICATUBA, Brazil If Hollywood were to set a psychological thriller in the Amazon rainforest, the haunting Paricatuba Ruins would be the perfect backdrop. Massive root structures poke through the foundations of the once-stately neo-classical edifice,...

 
US Chamber head urges Cuba to open economy more

US Chamber head urges Cuba to open economy more

HAVANA The head of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce has a prescription for communist-run Cuba's struggling economy: less government control and a heavier dose of the open market. In a speech at the University of Havana, Chamber president and CEO Thomas J....

 

China promises improvements in restive northwest

BEIJING -- China's president has promised more jobs and school opportunities in the country's restive Muslim northwest in an apparent effort to cool tensions there after a bombing last week killed dozens of people. At a meeting Thursday, President Xi...

 

At rally, slain teen’s family and friends call for justice

A mile from where Troy Causey Jr. was fatally beaten in March, the 18-year-old’s family and friends gathered at a rally Thursday evening to call for answers — and justice. “What does it take to realize that by speaking up you’re helping your community...

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