What to serve a guest who’s fasting? Hospitality

President Barack Obama shakes hands with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. President Barack Obama and India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Tuesday that "it is time to set a new agenda" between their countries, addressing concerns that the world's two largest democracies have grown apart. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

WASHINGTON (AP) — What do you serve a man who isn’t eating?

Right at Home: Critter comforts for older pets

In this photo provided by Wayfair.com, a pet stroller may be the best way to take your elderly pet out for some fresh air. One with large tires makes it easy to go for a run or hike; a protective screen keeps insects and dirt out of the interior, and keeps your pet safely in the stroller. (AP Photo/Wayfair.com)

Just as there are lots of products on the market to help ease the aches, pains and mobility issues of human old age, so there is a good selection of such products for senior dogs and cats, as well.

School spending by affluent is widening wealth gap

Marisela Martinez-Cola, right, a lawyer and a parent living in an Atlanta suburb with her husband Greg, left, and their 7-year-old son, David, pose for photos as they prepare for a typical school and work day Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in Lawrenceville, Ga. The couple send their son to private school and have hired a tutor to improve David's reading _ expenses made possible by Gregs salary as a regional buyer for Costco Wholesale. (AP Photo/David Tulis)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Education is supposed to help bridge the gap between the wealthiest people and everyone else. Ask the experts, and they’ll count the ways:

Cast homework in the right light

This photo provided by Serena & Lily shows the Serena & Lily Studio Task Lamp. If you cant imagine how your kids can possibly see well enough to do their homework as they sprawl on the floor, their beds or the couch, fear not: While they wont hurt their eyes without adequate light, its not hard to illuminate their worlds. Good lighting for the homework hour (or hours) is often forgotten but easy to achieve. (AP Photo/Serena & Lily)

If you can’t imagine how your kids can possibly see well enough to do their homework as they sprawl out on the floor, their beds or the couch; fear not: Though good lighting for the homework hour (

Huffman hopes ‘Crime’ revamps ‘Desperate’ image

FILE - In this May 13, 2014 file photo, actress Felicity Huffman attends the Entertainment Weekly and ABC network upfront party in New York. Huffman plays a mother in the upcoming drama "American Crime," premiering on ABC in March 2015. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Like in “Desperate Housewives,” Felicity Huffman plays a mother in the upcoming drama “American Crime.”

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