edition.cnn.com Archives - 30 May 2015, Saturday

  • Singapore Airlines plane's engines fail - CNN Video

    edition.cnn.com 29 May '15, 12pm

    Both engines on Singapore Airlines flight 836 temporarily shut down over the South China Sea as the jetliner passed through bad weather. CNN's

  • PDX carpet: Rug inspires poetry, beer and Adidas shoes

    edition.cnn.com 21 May '15, 11am

    Story highlights Adidas is now releasing sneakers with the landmark carpet's design Portland's airport is ditching the design after 27 years It's also inspired poetry, beer and other spinoffs (CNN) The city of Portland is losing one of its most beloved institutions: its airport carpet...

  • Five Iranian boats fire shots in the Persian Gulf - CNNPolitics.com

    edition.cnn.com 15 May '15, 12am

    (CNN) Five Iranian boats fired shots across the bow of a Singapore flagged cargo vessel in the Persian Gulf on Thursday in an attempt to potentially stop the ship, a U.S. official told CNN. For the first time, the incident brought another Persian Gulf nation into the recent rising mar...

  • Five Iranian boats fire shots in the Persian Gulf - CNNPolitics.com

    edition.cnn.com 14 May '15, 1pm

    (CNN) Five Iranian boats fired shots across the bow of a Singapore flagged cargo vessel in the Persian Gulf on Thursday in an attempt to potentially stop the ship, a U.S. official told CNN. For the first time, the incident brought another Persian Gulf nation into the recent rising mar...

  • Five Iranian boats fire shots in the Persian Gulf - CNNPolitics.com

    edition.cnn.com 14 May '15, 1pm

    (CNN) Five Iranian boats fired shots across the bow of a Singapore flagged cargo vessel in the Persian Gulf on Thursday in an attempt to potentially stop the ship, a U.S. official told CNN. For the first time, the incident brought another Persian Gulf nation into the recent rising mar...

  • Five Iranian boats fire shots in the Persian Gulf - CNNPolitics.com

    edition.cnn.com 14 May '15, 12pm

    (CNN) Five Iranian boats fired shots across the bow of a Singapore flagged cargo vessel in the Persian Gulf on Thursday in an attempt to potentially stop the ship, a U.S. official told CNN. For the first time, the incident brought another Persian Gulf nation into the recent rising mar...

  • 10 things Singapore does better than anywhere else

    edition.cnn.com 11 May '15, 1am

    CNN Travel's series often carries sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Read the policy . (CNN) OK, it measures just 50 kilometers by 26 kilometers. But somehow Singapore always manages t...

  • 10 things Singapore does better than anywhere else

    edition.cnn.com 11 May '15, 1am

    CNN Travel's series often carries sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Read the policy . (CNN) OK, it measures just 50 kilometers by 26 kilometers. But somehow Singapore always manages t...

  • ISIS activity prompts threat level increase at bases - CNNPolitics.com

    edition.cnn.com 08 May '15, 3pm

    Iraqi soldiers fire their weapons toward ISIS group positions in the Garma district, west of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, on Sunday, April 26. Pro-government forces say they have recently made advances on areas held by Islamist jihadists. Iraqi security forces control pockets of terr...

  • Does Sofia Vergara own her embryos? (Opinion)

    edition.cnn.com 07 May '15, 2pm

    Several approaches can help. First, the number of embryos manufactured from any one pair of biological parents should be limited. Secondly, clinics should be encouraged or required to maintain records of all egg and sperm providers. Clinics may argue that such a registry will deter eg...

  • Singapore PM shares Sudoku code

    edition.cnn.com 06 May '15, 9am

    Story highlights Singapore's PM Lee Hsien Loong publishes screenshot of a sudoku-solving program he coded Praise for Lee poured in, creating a considerable buzz online Lee's post comes amid ongoing efforts by the Singapore government to develop city into a technology hub (CNN) When yo...

  • Moshe Safdie: The architect that shapes Singapore

    edition.cnn.com 20 Apr '15, 11pm

    CNN Travel's series often carries sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Read the policy . Singapore (CNN) Israeli born, Canadian educated and now based in the United States, Moshe Safdie ...

  • Moshe Safdie: The architect that shapes Singapore

    edition.cnn.com 20 Apr '15, 10pm

    CNN Travel's series often carries sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Read the policy . Singapore (CNN) Israeli born, Canadian educated and now based in the United States, Moshe Safdie ...

  • Why is there a Koala sitting in first class?

    edition.cnn.com 13 Apr '15, 1pm

    (CNN) Ever wondered how koala bears travel long distance? If this photo from Aussie carrier Qantas is to be believed, they ride in first class, demanding unlimited supplies of Schweppes from passing flight attendants. The image was released to highlight the gift of four koalas -- Padd...

  • Why is there a Koala sitting in first class?

    edition.cnn.com 13 Apr '15, 12pm

    (CNN) Ever wondered how koala bears travel long distance? If this photo from Aussie carrier Qantas is to be believed, they ride in first class, demanding unlimited supplies of Schweppes from passing flight attendants. The image was released to highlight the gift of four koalas -- Padd...

  • Singapore's best street food

    edition.cnn.com 08 Apr '15, 2am

    CNN Travel's series often carries sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Read the policy . (CNN) The Guru of Good Grub. Singapore's street food maven. Whatever name they call him, there's ...

  • Singapore's best street food

    edition.cnn.com 08 Apr '15, 2am

    CNN Travel's series often carries sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Read the policy . (CNN) The Guru of Good Grub. Singapore's street food maven. Whatever name they call him, there's ...

  • Singapore's best street food

    edition.cnn.com 08 Apr '15, 1am

    CNN Travel's series often carries sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Read the policy . (CNN) The Guru of Good Grub. Singapore's street food maven. Whatever name they call him, there's ...

  • Singapore teen charged for YouTube rant

    edition.cnn.com 31 Mar '15, 1pm

    Story highlights Singapore teenager arrested over comments about late leader in YouTube video Criticisms over jailing teenager and restriction on freedom of speech Hong Kong (CNN) A 16-year-old teenager has been charged for a tirade he posted on YouTube regarding the death of the late...

  • Singapore teen charged for YouTube rant

    edition.cnn.com 31 Mar '15, 9am

    Story highlights Singapore teenager arrested over comments about late leader in YouTube video Criticisms over jailing teenager and restriction on freedom of speech Hong Kong (CNN) A 16-year-old teenager has been charged for a tirade he posted on YouTube regarding the death of the late...

  • 2 federal agents charged with stealing bitcoin during silk road probe

    edition.cnn.com 30 Mar '15, 6pm

    Washington (CNN) The federal government became owners of one of the biggest troves of Bitcoin, thanks to seizing millions of dollars in the digital currency from criminals associated with the online black market Silk Road. Two federal agents who helped lead one of several investigatio...

  • 2 federal agents charged with stealing bitcoin during silk road probe

    edition.cnn.com 30 Mar '15, 5pm

    Washington (CNN) The federal government became owners of one of the biggest troves of Bitcoin, thanks to seizing millions of dollars in the digital currency from criminals associated with the online black market Silk Road. Two federal agents who led the probe allegedly decided they wa...

  • 2 federal agents charged with stealing bitcoin during silk road probe

    edition.cnn.com 30 Mar '15, 5pm

    Washington (CNN) The federal government became owners of one of the biggest troves of Bitcoin, thanks to seizing millions of dollars in the digital currency from criminals associated with the online black market Silk Road. Two federal agents who led the probe allegedly decided they wa...

  • Son: Father 'took us from the third world into the first' - CNN Video

    edition.cnn.com 30 Mar '15, 1am

    Lee Kuan Yew's son pays tribute to Singapore's founding father and the legacy he left behind. CNN's Anna Coren reports.

  • Singaporeans defy downpour for funeral of Lee Kuan Yew - CNN Video

    edition.cnn.com 29 Mar '15, 3pm

    Singaporeans defy downpour for funeral of founding father Lee Kuan Yew By Jethro Mullen, CNN Thousands of Singaporeans gathered in pouring rain Sunday to bid farewell to Lee Kuan Yew, the Southeast Asian city-state's founding prime minister who charted its spectacular economic rise.

  • Singapore holds funeral for co-founder Lee Kuan Yew

    edition.cnn.com 29 Mar '15, 5am

    "While remembering his deeds that helped build Singapore up to what it is today, the government should also mark the passing of Lee Kuan Yew, by making a break from the politics of yesteryear that were too often marked by restrictions on basic civil and political rights," Phil Roberts...

  • Singapore holds funeral for co-founder Lee Kuan Yew

    edition.cnn.com 29 Mar '15, 4am

    "While remembering his deeds that helped build Singapore up to what it is today, the government should also mark the passing of Lee Kuan Yew, by making a break from the politics of yesteryear that were too often marked by restrictions on basic civil and political rights," Phil Roberts...

  • Lee Kuan Yew: Lessons for Leaders

    edition.cnn.com 28 Mar '15, 7pm

    As China's leaders attempt to follow in Lee's footsteps in building a Mandarin-Leninist led nation that overtook the U.S. last year in GDP (measured by PPP) to become the world's largest economy, and democratic India seems poised to grow at rates that will compete with China, we can r...

  • Lee Kuan Yew: Lessons for Leaders

    edition.cnn.com 28 Mar '15, 6pm

    As China's leaders attempt to follow in Lee's footsteps in building a Mandarin-Leninist led nation that overtook the U.S. last year in GDP (measured by PPP) to become the world's largest economy, and democratic India seems poised to grow at rates that will compete with China, we can r...

  • Lee Kuan Yew: In his own words

    edition.cnn.com 23 Mar '15, 10am

    As Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew once said, not even his worst enemy would accuse him of failing to speak his mind. Singapore's longest serving prime minister may have divided opinion during his three decades in power, but he was a respected orator who commanded attention a...