hNew Indian looks to win over fans
hNew Indian looksto win over fans
kJASON MICHAELS didn't play enough in Philadelphia to gain much of a following. In Cleveland, he's expected to replace a fan favorite. The 29-year-old outfielder, acquired in January, says he's excited to be with the Indians.
Kirby Puckett dies
kKIRBY PUCKETT died Monday, a day after the Hall of Fame outfielder had a stroke at his Arizona home, a hospital spokeswoman said. He was 44.
kA FORMER Mahoning County assistant prosecutor says she's "hugely disappointed" in her former boss, Mahoning County Prosecutor Paul J. Gains.
Iraqi parliamentto meet Sunday
kPUSHING the legal deadline to the limit, Iraqi President Jalal Talabani declared Monday that Iraq's new parliament will convene for the first time Sunday. But an event that was expected to bring a glimmer of hope is instead being overshadowed by a perfect political storm.
Merger would cutup to 10,000 jobs
kAT & amp;T INC. plans to cut up to 10,000 jobs if its $67 billion purchase of BellSouth Corp. goes through, according to AT & amp;T's chief financial officer.
AK Steel talks
kAK STEEL and the independent union representing nearly 2,700 hourly locked-out employees at the Middletown Works plant were to resume bargaining today.