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Google Tries to Woo iPhone Owners with Android Watch App

BUSINESS | By Michael Liedtke | Sep 1
Google is introducing an application that will connect Android smartwatches with Apple's iPhone, escalating the rivals' battle to strap their technology on people's wrists.

Samsung Unveils Circular Smartwatch, but are Apps Available?

BUSINESS | By Anick Jesdanun | Sep 1
Samsung is juicing up its smartwatch with a circular face and more battery life than the Apple Watch, but it's unknown how many apps will be available for it.

Average US Rate on 30-Year Mortgage Drops to 3.84 Pct

BUSINESS | Sep 1
Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates dropped this week to their lowest levels since May, in a week marked by turmoil in global markets that was stoked by economic developments in China.

A Hot Flash for Lesbians, in National Menopause Month

NEWS | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 1
Dr. Alyssa Dweck talks frankly about menopause, how it affects lesbians, and what you can do to ease the symptoms.

Ask the Doc: Syphilis and PrEP

NEWS | By Howard L. Scheiner, MD/AAHIVS | Sep 1
Resident HIV expert Dr. Howard Scheiner answers your HIV health questions in this handy bimonthly column.

Chamilia Releases the Give Back Breast Cancer Gift Set

STYLE | By EDGE | Sep 1
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Chamilia announced that it again will donate a portion of each purchase from its "Give Back: Breast Cancer" gift set to the American Cancer Society.

Supreme Court Rules Against Clerk in Gay Marriage Case

NEWS | By Claire Galofaro | Aug 31
The Supreme Court on Monday ruled against the Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses, and the clerk will arrive at work Tuesday morning to face her moment of truth.

John Legend, David Bowie to Write for 'SpongeBob Musical'

ENTERTAINMENT | Aug 31
There's a "SpongeBob" musical in the works but the music is no kiddie stuff.

State Dept. to Release 7,000 Pages of Emails, 150 Redacted

NEWS | By Matthew Lee | Aug 31
The State Department is expected to release roughly 7,000 pages of former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton's emails later Monday, including about 150 that have been censored because they contain information that has now been deemed classified.

Watch: 'Downton Abbey' Season Six Trailer

ENTERTAINMENT | By EDGE | Aug 31
After much anticipation and hoopla, British network ITV has released the trailer for Season Six of "Downton Abbey" the popular all-star brit-drom that has taken both sides of the Atlantic by storm since debuting in 2010.


News

Christian Commentator Laments Miley Cyrus's Descent Into 'Perversion'

NATIONAL | By EDGE | Aug 31
Poor Miley. Not only did she get shade from Nicki Minaj at last night's VMA Awards, along with general condemnation by many over 40; but Christian commentator Larry Tomczak blasts her today for descending into perversion.


Entertainment

Looking Back at the Legacy of Horror Film Maestro Wes Craven

CELEBRITIES | Sep 1
Wes Craven, the creator of the "Nightmare on Elm Street" and "Scream" film franchises, succumbed to brain cancer over the weekend.


Technology

Study: Tiny, Wireless Pacemaker Could Be Surgery-Free Option

PERSONAL TECH | By Maria Cheng | Aug 30
A tiny, wireless pacemaker could offer some heart patients a surgery-free alternative to the traditional devices, a new study says.


Finance

Key Factors to Consider on Interest-Only Mortgages

REAL ESTATE | By Alex Veiga | Aug 28
The loans can lower monthly mortgage payments by letting borrowers put off paying the principal on their loan for several years. When the interest-only period ends, the borrower's monthly payment spikes.


Cars

US Agency Probes Jeep SUV Rollaway Complaints

TIPS & ADVICE | Aug 26
U.S. auto safety regulators are investigating complaints that some newer Jeep SUVs can roll away unexpectedly after drivers put them in park. The probe covers 408,000 Grand Cherokees from the 2014 and 2015 model years.


Health/Fitness

Your Most Devoted Training Partner

FITNESS | By Blake Beckcom | Aug 29
Since our furry friends need exercise too, why not incorporate their need, with your need to work out and buddy up?


Travel

How to Get Hitched in Austin, Texas

By Matthew Wexler | Aug 31
There are lots of options for a bigger-than-life Texan nuptial, but we've set our sights on locavore-centric Austin, which has always been a beacon of blue in a primarily red state.


Nightlife

BARchive :: Sutter's Mill and Ginger's Trois - San Francisco's Historic Bars

BARS | By Michael Flanagan | Aug 30
From the mid-'60s through 2008 there was another type of downtown bar - the businessman's bar. The two downtown bars which lasted the longest and had the biggest impact were Sutter's Mill and the various incarnations of Ginger's.