THE LATEST

Apple, Google Bring Smartphone Functions to Car Dashboards

BUSINESS | By Ryan Nakashima | Sep 4
Playing deejay with voice commands will get easier for more Americans this fall as some best-selling cars get updated with software that integrates smartphones into the dashboard.

New Federal Requirements on Cellphone Surveillance

BUSINESS | By Eric Tucker | Sep 4
Federal law enforcement officials will be routinely required to get a search warrant before using secretive and intrusive cellphone-tracking technology under a new Justice Department policy.

US Bank Earnings Rose 7.3 Percent in April-June Quarter

BUSINESS | By Marcy Gordon | Sep 4
U.S. banks' earnings jumped 7.3 percent in the April-June period from a year earlier as revenues increased and the volume of soured loans banks had to write off fell to the lowest level since before the financial crisis.

Oral Cancer is Now Plaguing Younger Generations

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 4
Once the disease of older people who regularly drink and smoke, oral cancer is now plaguing younger generations, causing facial deformities, and, in some cases, death.

7 Tips for Safe Labor Day Travel

TRAVEL | Sep 4
Seven tips for safe traveling this weekend.

Lush Nuptials: Getting Married or Honeymooning in Savannah

NEWS | By Matthew Wexler | Sep 4
Head to Savannah for a backdrop of lush floral gardens where historical architecture reigns supreme. Wedding and honeymoon opportunities abound amid thousands of examples of Victorian Regency, Gothic Revival, Federal, and Italianate designs.

Rainbow Reads - September 2015

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kitty Drexel | Sep 4
This month's Rainbow Reads run the gamut of personal experience. Which books should you pick up this month?

Kim Davis Update :: No Compromise, She Remains in Jail

NEWS | Sep 3
The latest on the county clerk in Kentucky who has refused to issue marriage licenses since the Supreme Court legalized gay marriage.

Kim Davis May Avoid Jail As Deputies Agree to Follow Law

NEWS | Sep 3
A federal judge ordered a defiant county clerk to jail Thursday for refusing court orders to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, but five of her deputy clerks later agreed to follow the law, setting up possible resolution.

White House Weighs in on Kentucky County Clerk Case: 'No One Is Above the Law'

NEWS | Sep 3
The White House says no one is above the law, including a Kentucky county clerk who was sent to jail for contempt after refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples.


Technology

Comcast Teeing Up New Services Targeted at Millennials

PERSONAL TECH | By Tali Arbel | Sep 3
The TV giant Comcast is investing in online media outlets like BuzzFeed and Vox that attract young viewers. It's setting up a streaming TV service for millennials who don't watch a boob tube. And it's developing a YouTube-like video app and website.


Finance

A Q&A with Wall Street's Top Psychiatrist on Market Turmoil

RETIREMENT | By Matthew Craft | Sep 3
When it seems like the stock market has lost its mind, big banks and investment firms often turn to one particular psychiatrist: Richard Peterson, CEO of MarketPsych, a firm that applies research from behavioral science to financial markets.


Cars

Court Sides with Uber Drivers to Expand Case Over Pay

AUTO NEWS | By Sudhin Thanawala | Sep 2
A federal judge granted class-action status Tuesday to a lawsuit in California against Uber over the payment of its drivers, upping the stakes for the ride-hailing company in the case.


Style

Polish Fireman Returns Huge Diamond Ring to Paris Hilton

FASHION | Sep 3
The 34-year-old socialite lost an enormous diamond-studded ring on an airport shuttle bus in the Polish city of Lodz last week. But she won't be parted from the jewel for long: an honest fireman who found it is returning it to her.


Health/Fitness

Plan Targets Health Care Bias Against Transgender People

HEALTH | By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Sep 3
The Obama administration proposed Thursday to ban discrimination against transgender people throughout the health care system, carrying out anti-bias provisions in the president's health overhaul.


Travel

Discover Gay Florida - Fort Lauderdale and Wilton Manors

By Mike Halterman | Sep 3
Whether people want to take a well-deserved vacation or they want to establish permanent roots in either city, people find that this part of South Florida is warm and inviting.