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This quirky experiment highlights AI’s biggest challenges

San Francisco (CNN Business)You've heard of vanilla and chocolate ice cream, but you're probably less familiar with flavors like praline cheddar swirl, apple pistachio mouth or roasted monster dream. Shane, 34, posts the wacky creations on her blog, AI Weirdness, and has a growing following online among the AI community,

Wrong weight ‘can cost four years of life’

A "healthy" BMI score ranges from 18.5 to 25.Most doctors say it is the best method they have of working out whether someone is obese because it is accurate and simple to measure.'Optimal level'The study, published in the Lancet Diabetes and Endocrinology, showed that life expectancy for

Asia’s meth boom

Hong Kong (CNN)From the jungles of Myanmar to the streets of Hong Kong, police throughout Asia are fighting a war against methamphetamine. Demand for both crystal meth and yaba, tablets that typically contain a mixture of meth and caffeine, is skyrocketing. Production is increasing at an unprecedented clip, and so

Desperate for labor, retailers offer workers more hours

Washington (CNN Business)It's three weeks to Black Friday, and retailers have a problem. It's a step away from the part-time model that retailers have adopted to save money on wages and benefits when store traffic is slow. Retail still trails industries that require skilled labor. Manufacturing and construction workers now

Family of Chris Cornell have sued his doctor over ‘negligent’ death

The lawsuit says Dr. Robert Koblin and his Beverly Hills office "negligently and repeatedly" prescribed "dangerous mind-altering controlled substances to Chris Cornell which impaired Mr. Cornell's cognition, clouded his judgment, and caused him to engage in dangerous impulsive behaviors that he was unable to control, costing him his life."

Jennifer Lopez poses half-nude in a sequined cape

The actress-singer, who is seen gazing away from the camera in one of the photos, completed her barely-there look with a pair of gold heels, Bulgari earrings, and a Van Cleef & Arpels timepiece. Jennifer Lopez poses for InStyle's December issue on sale November 9th. (Photographed by Anthony Maule/InStyle) JENNIFER

Are supplements safe and do they work?

Approved supplements bought from reputable businesses are almost always going to be safe, provided the manufacturer's instructions are followed, doctors say.But it is wrong to assume that food supplements do not sometimes have the potential to be harmful, says Dr Wayne Carter, from the University of Nottingham.If