Horoscope: May 9, 2017

Birthdays: Steve Yzerman, 52; John Corbett, 56; Billy Joel, 68; Candice Bergen, 71.

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Show sensitivity when dealing with relationship issues. Someone you love will take any negativity as a personal assault.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): You can bring about change if you are adamant about what you want. Express your desires explicitly, but not with force or anger, and you will grab the support and attention you need to follow through with your plans.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Take part in the events going on in your community or that include young family members. What you discover by being a participant will encourage you to get more involved in the activities available to you.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Think about the desired result before you begin something new. It’s important to use your intuition and proceed with a plan in mind that ensures that you get the results you want.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Confusion over domestic issues concerning health, cash flow or a pending settlement will surface. Don’t let emotions take over.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Put more effort into important partnerships. Use your ingenuity to find a way to work your way into someone’s plans.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Put everything you’ve got into your professional goals. Send out resumes or set up interviews.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Try something different. Let your creative imagination help you find the perfect outlet for your skills and talents.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): The input you offer will be listened to and rewarded. Helping your peers will give you a chance to gain experience.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): You’ll face opposition if you overreact or try to push your ideas on someone. Go about your business and do what has to be done.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Look over your financial papers or contracts and make adjustments. Keep the upper hand when dealing with money, legal settlements or health issues.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Take a different approach to the way you use your money or negotiate a contract. Put your heart and soul into your plans and don’t let anyone take over or convince you to take on too much.