Painted pedestrian signals hide a chic new form of public art

Painted pedestrian signals hide a chic new form of public art

Written by Cécile Carreira, CNN A new series of life-sized wooden structures have been erected at South London St James Church, in order to give pedestrians more privacy. Constructed by artist and theatre director…

Islamic State claims Kampala bombing

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Islamic State claims Kampala bombing

Image copyright PA Image caption Soldiers inspect the site of the morning blast in Kampala Islamic State has claimed responsibility for a bomb blast that killed at least three people in Uganda’s capital, Kampala….

Amazon, UPS fined $500,000 over delivery delays in California

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Amazon, UPS fined $500,000 over delivery delays in California

California regulators have announced they have reached a settlement with Amazon over the retail giant’s delivery courier service, and they have come to an agreement with UPS, too. Amazon will pay $500,000 in fines…

Ethiopian 'protectors' targeted, says top UN official

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Ethiopian ‘protectors’ targeted, says top UN official

CNN’s Charissa Yong talks to Former U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia Richard Backer about how Ethiopians’ rights are being violated. He says his comments are based on firsthand accounts. Subscribe to her CNN podcast here….

5 reasons to be a fan of The Brandemonium Conference

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5 reasons to be a fan of The Brandemonium Conference

Written by The-CNN-Wire What happens when you put some of the most iconic brands in the world in a room together and see how friendly they get? Welcome to The Brandemonium Conference, where Coca-Cola…

Thailand's The Beach beach to reopen after four decades

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Thailand’s The Beach beach to reopen after four decades

The Thai bay made famous by the hit 2004 film The Beach has been confirmed to reopen later this year after four decades. Ocean blue lagoon and paradise island suspended in the shape of…