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10 Retinol-Free Anti-Aging Products

Give on of these retinol alternatives a try.<p>Retinol boasts perhaps the most powerful anti-aging effects that any ingredient can offer. But it's no secret that it can also cause irritation and dryness to even the most tenacious of skins. Here, we've assembled a platoon of anti-agers with alternative …

CIA Admits Role in Iran Coup

Has Voyager 1 Left The Solar System?

The Voyager 1 spacecraft launched in 1977 on a mission to Jupiter and Saturn. It kept on going. Today it's billions of miles from Earth, and scientists have been predicting it will soon leave the solar system.<p>NPR has been on Voyager watch since at least 2003, when longtime science correspondent …

Increased flooding may cost the world $1 trillion by 2050

An aerial view of the storm damage over the Atlantic Coast is seen in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy in Seaside Heights, New Jersey on Oct. 31, 2012.<p>Flood damage in the world's major coastal cities may top $1 trillion a year by 2050 due to rising seas and subsiding land, according to a new …

Climate Change

China: Wang Xuemei, forensic scientist in Neil Heywood murder case, quits

Scientist who raised doubts about conviction of Gu Kailai resigns days before trial of Gu's husband, Bo Xilai<p>A leading Chinese forensic scientist who questioned Gu Kailai's conviction for murdering the British businessman Neil Heywood has resigned days before Gu's husband, Bo Xilai, goes on …

Hillary hype poses risks for a potential 2016 candidacy

Hillary Clinton's lofty status as the apparent 2016 Democratic nominee-in-waiting has some allies concerned that the hype might be too much, too soon.<p>This seeming inevitability makes her more sensitive to attacks and risks amplifying any stumble, no matter how minor. And voters may react poorly to …

Royal Navy gunboat arrives in Gibraltar as chief minister gets 'death threats'

The chief minister of Gibraltar is receiving “constant” death threats on the internet, it has emerged, as a Royal Navy warship arrived in the British territory ahead of exercises in the Mediterranean.<p>Fabian Picardo, Gibraltar's chief minister, confirmed that he and his family have received a stream …

Royal Navy

In Middle East, Obama misplays hand

U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel repeatedly phoned Egyptian General Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi, urging a peaceful transition. Sisi refused. President Barack Obama has repeatedly called on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to leave. He’s still there. We’ve said we want the Bahraini monarchy to reform. It …

Obama, Financial Regulators to Meet

Prince William: I changed baby George's first diaper

In his first official interview since the birth of his son George, Prince William revealed the details of his first days of daddy duty.<p>"I did the first nappy, a badge of honor," he said, using the Brit word for diapers. "I had every midwife staring at me."<p>In an interview that aired Monday on CNN’s …