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SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — A chief gripe with Apple Watch is that it requires you to keep an iPhone with you for most tasks. The inclusion of GPS last year helped on runs and bike rides, but you're still missing calls and messages without the phone nearby.

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U.S. First lady Melania Trump addresses a luncheon at the U.S. Mission to the United Nations in New York Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. Trump called on world leaders to come together for the good of their children, delivering her first public remarks at the United Nations as the White House work…

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First lady Melania Trump addresses a luncheon at the U.S. Mission to the United Nations in New York Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. Trump called on world leaders to come together for the good of their children, delivering her first public remarks at the United Nations as the White House works to …

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First lady Melania Trump addresses a luncheon at the U.S. Mission to the United Nations in New York, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. Trump called on world leaders to come together for the good of their children, delivering her first public remarks at the United Nations as the White House works to…

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U.S. First lady Melania Trump greets First lady Brigitte Macron, left, wife of President Emmanuel Macron of France, after she addressed a luncheon at the U.S. Mission to the United Nations in New York Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

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  • By BOB CHRISTIE Associated Press
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PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Supreme Court says a lesbian woman who is divorcing her spouse is entitled to parental rights under the U.S. Constitution even though a state law doesn't recognize those rights.

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Winter squash is finally nearing maturity after spending 80 to 100 days growing in the family garden. What is not generally known, though, is that these hard-shelled vegetables can be such softies when handled. That increases the odds of spoilage while they're in storage.

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Humble, bumpy, rough carrots. We peel and slice them into sticks and stuff them in lunchboxes, or put them out with a dip when company comes. We chop them and use them in soups and stews, but rarely do we let them star on their own.

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  • By MARK KENNEDY AP Entertainment Writer
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NEW YORK (AP) — Tell your bae or your bestie: The mobile game Words With Friends is adding thousands of pop culture words as part of its largest dictionary update in the game's eight-year history.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein told President Donald Trump to "grow up and do your job" in response Monday to his retweeting of a mock video that shows him smacking a golf ball that —in the next frame — strikes Hillary Clinton in the back before she stumbles and falls down.

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Tessa Thompson stunned in a bright, multicolored halter gown by Rosie Assoulin, Chris Sullivan represented in a dapper top hat, painted nails and purple bow tie while little Joe — Jeremy Maguire — from "Modern Family" vamped in a purple cape Sunday on the Emmys Awards red carpet.

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ISTANBUL (AP) — Students in Turkey are returning to school Monday where they will be taught evolution for the last time in their biology classes. Next fall, evolution and Charles Darwin will be scrapped from their textbooks.

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Heather Peele is just like any other mom rushing to pick up her child at day care after work. Except, it's 2:30 a.m., and her 6-year-old daughter has been sleeping for hours at a 24-hour child care center near the Las Vegas airport.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A federal appeals court reinstated California's ban on foie gras Friday, finding that a state law preventing sales of the luxury liver pate made by force-feeding ducks and geese was not pre-empted by federal authority to regulate poultry products.

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  • By ELIZABETH KARMEL Associated Press
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I almost always have pimento cheese in my refrigerator. It is one of my comfort foods and I never get tired of it. Like most Southerners, I grew up with it and there are as many variations as there are Southerners. The version that I make most is super simple and the recipe that my mother an…

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NEW YORK (AP) — As Fashion Week drew to a close, Ralph Lauren threw a runway show unmatched in its opulence, bringing 300 guests to his private suburban garage, where they sipped champagne and watched models strut amid dozens of gleaming vintage sports cars from his famed — and rarely seen —…

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  • By DAVID McHUGH AP Business Writer
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FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German automakers say they have new and improved diesels that meet or beat ever-tightening emissions standards. But will consumers buy them the way they used to in the wake of the Volkswagen scandal and threats of diesel bans?

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  • By MELISSA D'ARABIAN Associated Press
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The arrival of apple season is a worthy consolation prize for the departure of summer. Leaves will soon be turning red and golden brown, but for now, I'm celebrating the original fall flavor (before pumpkin spice syrupy things took over the world): apples slow-baked in some form of buttery p…

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  • By KATIE WORKMAN Associated Press
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Taxi cab confession: Before now, I had never made a tarte tatin. It sounded just plain scary — flipping a pan over so that the fruit ends up on top and the crust ends up on the bottom. Such drama! Why would anyone put themselves through such angst?

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  • By KATHERINE ROTH Associated Press
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Just when it seemed Marie Kondo had spread her gospel on the "life-changing magic" of decluttering as far is it could go, the author — whose two previous books remain international best-sellers — is back with a different audience in mind.

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