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Here's a list of what you need to know about health care

<b>(CNN) —</b> This is a huge week for the future of health care. Period.<p>The President is telling reporters and the American people one thing, while leaders in Congress are saying another.<p>Here's what you need to know:<p>Let's all do ourselves a favor and <b>ignore the White House predictions</b> (or outright …

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9 Things You Didn't Know About Detoxing

An explainer on the cleanse craze—and how to do it the healthy way.<p>The detoxing trend, as championed by certain members of the wellness community, is really having a moment: celebrities swear by it, while dietitians view it with a critical eye. As researchers will be quick to tell you, the trendy …

Here's what we know about the truck attack in Nice

A large truck plowed through a crowd of people celebrating Bastille Day in the French city of Nice, killing at least 84 people, according to French authorities, who are investigating the incident as a terrorist attack.<p>What happened?<p>Reports started to emerge around 10:30 p.m. that a truck had …

Apple's encryption fight: What price are you prepared to pay?

With the battle between Apple and the U.S. government and law enforcement in full flow, we will all have to face some very uncomfortable, harsh truths.<p>Which do we value more: Our personal data security or the risk of not helping law enforcement prevent further murder and mayhem?<p>Or, to put it …

Privacy

Scientists studying starlight can tell you: Our universe is going dark

We know that our universe has already lived through great number of exciting phases. But new research released overnight shows the universe has long passed its peak and is slowly but surely dying.<p>The research was presented at the year’s largest gathering of astronomers at the International …

Black Holes

Why Laptop-Tablet Hybrids Aren't the Future of Computers

I’ve long used type of portable computer for work, starting with the early so-called “luggables” that weighed as much as 10 pounds. Portable …

Lenovo Yoga

10 Great TV Shows You're Not Watching

Look, everyone is excited about "Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp." And for good reason: It rules. So does "Mr. Robot" and "Ray Donovan" …

Can we reverse the ageing process by putting young blood into older people?

A series of experiments has produced incredible results by giving young blood to old mice. Now the findings are being tested on humans. Ian Sample meets the scientists whose research could transform our lives<p>On an August morning in 2008, Tony Wyss-Coray sat in a conference room at the Veterans …

Alzheimer's Disease