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  • Gwyneth Paltrow creating Goop magazine with Anna Wintour

    NEW YORK - Gwyneth Paltrow and Vogue editor Anna Wintour are teaming up to take the actress' Goop website to print through a partnership with magazine publisher Conde Nast.
  • US facing shortage of yellow fever vaccine for travellers

    NEW YORK - Americans who need a yellow fever shot for travel may soon have a harder time getting it.
  • Diners may have to wait longer for restaurant calorie counts

    WASHINGTON - Consumers hoping to find out how many calories are in that burger and fries may have to wait — again.
  • '13 Reasons' sparks criticism of teen suicide depiction

    NEW YORK - It's a scene as painful to watch as it is graphic: A 17-year-old girl climbs into a full bathtub with a razor. We see her slice into her skin, we see the blood pour out, hear her cry and struggle to breathe. Then she is still.
  • 'Yep, I'm Gay': Happy 20th out anniversary, Ellen DeGeneres

    NEW YORK - With a headline of "Yep, I'm Gay" on the cover of Time magazine and the same declaration on her sitcom, Ellen DeGeneres made history 20 years ago as the first prime-time lead on network TV to come out, capturing the hearts of supporters gay and straight amid a swirl of hate mail, death threats and, ultimately, dark times on and off the screen.
  • AP-NORC poll: Most teens have taken social media break

    NEW YORK - The common stereotype has teens glued to their phones 24-7. But nearly 60 per cent of teens in the U.S. have actually taken a break from social media — the bulk of them voluntarily, a new survey found .
  • Ellen DeGeneres recalls pain, liberation of coming-out show

    LOS ANGELES - Ellen DeGeneres can measure her career and personal success by several impressive yardsticks, including a popular daytime talk show and eight-year marriage to Portia de Rossi.
  • Sprawling nighttime food markets popping up in the US

    NEW YORK - Clouds of white smoke rise into the black sky from outdoor grills. The night air is scented with the fragrances of dozens of cuisines from around the world. Vendors in tiny stalls stir noodles, toss crepes and fill dumplings as lines of hungry customers stretch into the dark.
  • Abating bait: Decline in prized worms threatens way of life

    WOOLWICH, Maine - Dan Harrington makes his living unearthing marine worms by hacking away at mudflats with a tool that resembles the business end of an old steel rake.
  • New Mexico delves into soda tax fight

    SANTA FE, N.M. - It's being pitched as an educational lifeline for impoverished preschool-aged children and condemned as the latest example of local government overreach sweeping progressive cities from coast to coast.

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