BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Matthew Fox was born in Abington, Penn., on this date in 1966. This birthday guy is known to TV fans for his starring roles as Jack Shepherd on "Lost" and Charlie Salinger on "Party of Five." On the big screen, Fox has starred in such films as "Speed Racer," "Vantage Point" and "We Are Marshall." His latest effort is appearing in the Brad Pitt-driven horror film "World War Z."
ARIES (March 21-April 19): It doesn't matter whether the chicken or the egg came first. Every fresh cycle brings a new challenge, but it's possible a challenge can set you off on an adventuresome new cycle in the coming week.
TAURUS (April 20-May 20): A problematic situation is not the final destination, just a complication that requires meditation. During the week ahead you can make lasting decisions and progress by focusing on the future.
GEMINI (May 21-June 20): You can't win the lottery if you don't buy a ticket. All the stock tips in the world won't make a profit unless you use them. Become educated in a subject; Do your homework and participate this week.
CANCER (June 21-July 22): Leave no stone unturned. If new evidence turns up during the upcoming week, don't be afraid to change your mind. It's likely you will feel much wiser and more benevolent toward others.
LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): Keep your pet peeves on a leash in the week to come. You may rub some people the wrong way. Focus your energies on being the very best at your job or business and employ the latest technologies.
VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): Wake up and smell the coffee. Even if you are a tea drinker or choose to stick to water you may be revitalized and supercharged by energetic atmospheres and refreshing situations you face this week.
LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Pour your heart and soul into a project or passion. You can solidify your financial security this week through hard work. There will be plenty of willing helpers who'll arrive just in the nick of time.
SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Take a new tack. It's time to tackle the fact that the same old tactics no longer work. It's in your best interest to invent a new system or adjust the old one. Adopting a new perspective can help.
SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Focus on getting your foot in the door this week and you'll be happily surprised when you receive a foot massage. Enterprise and executive abilities receive a warm welcome in the week ahead.
CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): When you're running as fast as you can, life might feel like a treadmill. This week, take time to spread your wings and experience more variety by exploring new places and meeting new people.
AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Exploring new frontiers brings wonder and discovery. As the week unfolds, you may become interested in expanding your financial horizons so you have the time, as well as the money, for your interests.
PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): The wild, wild west isn't as wild as it used to be, but like the early pioneers you're willing to travel far to explore new ideas and possibilities. In the upcoming week, you can expand your sphere of influence.
IF JULY 14 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: Ambition could be a prime motivating force in the year ahead. Employ astute assessments of business matters during the next several weeks and make your financial situation more secure. You may be super energized in August, so work hard to accomplish career ambitions and to get in top physical shape through exercise. In November and December, your ability to make dreams a reality is at a zenith. That is a good time to make key decisions about finances, a job or business and a little romance might make life more exciting, too.Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun