edition.cnn.com Archives - 30 September 2014, Tuesday

  • In Pictures: Spectacular buildings from Singapore's World Architecture Festival

    World Architecture Festival's amazing entries

    edition.cnn.com 29 Sep '14, 8am

    -- Zaha Hadid's spaceship-like Dongdaemun Design Plaza, an avant-garde new home for Singapore's oldest Buddhist Temple, and a private bunker sprawling on top of a lake are some of the shortlisted entries competing for architectural honors at the World Architecture Festival in Singapor...

  • Drinking sewage: solving Singapore's water problem

    edition.cnn.com 23 Sep '14, 2pm

    Water security has long been a national priority in Singapore as half of its current water supplies are imported from neighboring Malaysia. "We are preparing for the day that should the water agreement expire, we should be ready to fulfill our own needs," says Chew Men Leong, Chief Ex...

  • Drinking sewage: solving Singapore's water problem

    edition.cnn.com 23 Sep '14, 2pm

    Water security has long been a national priority in Singapore as half of its current water supplies are imported from neighboring Malaysia. "We are preparing for the day that should the water agreement expire, we should be ready to fulfill our own needs," says Chew Men Leong, Chief Ex...

  • Drinking sewage: solving Singapore's water problem

    edition.cnn.com 23 Sep '14, 12pm

    Water security has long been a national priority in Singapore as half of its current water supplies are imported from neighboring Malaysia. "We are preparing for the day that should the water agreement expire, we should be ready to fulfill our own needs," says Chew Men Leong, Chief Ex...

  • Hamilton takes title lead after Singapore win

    edition.cnn.com 21 Sep '14, 3pm

    -- The F1 title race may have taken a potentially decisive twist Sunday as Lewis Hamilton took full advantage of the misfortune which befell Mercedes teammate and bitter rival Nico Rosberg to win under the Singapore floodlights and leapfrog him in the standings.

  • Hamilton takes title lead after Singapore win

    edition.cnn.com 21 Sep '14, 2pm

    -- The F1 title race may have taken a potentially decisive twist Sunday as Lewis Hamilton took ruthless advantage of the misfortune which befell Mercedes teammate and bitter rival Nico Rosberg to win under the Singapore floodlights and leapfrog him in the standings.

  • F1: Lewis Hamilton snatches pole at Singapore Grand Prix

    edition.cnn.com 20 Sep '14, 4pm

    Lewis Hamilton claims pole position for Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix Mercedes driver will start first on grid for second successive race Englishman heads off championship leader Nico Rosberg with final lap Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo and Sebastian Vettel will be on second row

  • F1: Lewis Hamilton snatches pole at Singapore Grand Prix

    edition.cnn.com 20 Sep '14, 3pm

    Lewis Hamilton claims pole position for Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix Mercedes driver will start first on grid for second successive race Englishman heads off championship leader Nico Rosberg with final lap Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo and Sebastian Vettel will be on second row

  • Tool can plug gunshot wounds in seconds

    edition.cnn.com 20 Jul '14, 6pm

    STORY HIGHLIGHTS XStat is an invention used to plug wounds Syringe filled with tiny sponges fills up wound, applies compression in seconds On a battlefield, where risk of bleeding out is high, innovation is key XStat received FDA approval in April and will be shipped to U.S. military ...

  • Rebooted gambling ad aims to save Singapore's blushes

    edition.cnn.com 16 Jul '14, 12am

    A screenshot of the National Council on Problem Gambling's website shows the organization's new ad. STORY HIGHLIGHTS Original ad campaign, which inadvertently predicted Germany win, provokes worldwide mocking Updated poster shows ongoing nature of problem gambling New legislation in 2...

  • Rebooted gambling ad aims to save Singapore's blushes

    edition.cnn.com 15 Jul '14, 8am

    A screenshot of the National Council on Problem Gambling's website shows the organization's new ad. STORY HIGHLIGHTS Original ad campaign, which inadvertently predicted Germany win, provokes worldwide mocking Updated poster shows ongoing nature of problem gambling New legislation in 2...

  • World's hottest new cocktail city: Singapore

    edition.cnn.com 14 Jul '14, 2am

    At Singapore's Anti:dote, inventive cocktails are concocted by head craftsman, Tom Hogan. He uses herbs from the hotel's garden and makes his own bitters and liquors. The citrus-y Corpse Reviver (pictured) is made with gin, Absinthe and house-made orange liqueur. New Singapore bar Stu...

  • World's hottest new cocktail city: Singapore

    edition.cnn.com 14 Jul '14, 2am

    At Singapore's Anti:dote, inventive cocktails are concocted by head craftsman, Tom Hogan. He uses herbs from the hotel's garden and makes his own bitters and liquors. The citrus-y Corpse Reviver (pictured) is made with gin, Absinthe and house-made orange liqueur. New Singapore bar Stu...

  • Is ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's bling timepiece a Rolex or an 'Islamic watch?'

    edition.cnn.com 10 Jul '14, 1pm

    This still from a video purports to show Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi delivering a sermon at a mosque in Mosul on July 5. STORY HIGHLIGHTS Abu-Bakr Baghdadi was purportedly filmed giving a sermon at a mosque in northern Iraq last week Observers claimed on social media that the Arab warlord wa...

  • Is ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's bling timepiece a Rolex or an 'Islamic watch?'

    edition.cnn.com 10 Jul '14, 12pm

    Abu-Bakr Baghdadi was purportedly filmed giving a sermon at a mosque in northern Iraq last week Observers claimed on social media that the Arab warlord was wearing an expensive Western watch Others now claim he is wearing an "Islamic watch" that sets prayer reminders and has a Quran b...

  • City with most billionaires is ...: London is ranked as the top city, beating out New York and Singapore.

    City with most billionaires - CNN.com Video

    edition.cnn.com 27 Jun '14, 1am

    London is ranked as the top city, beating out New York and Singapore. If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click below.

  • CNN doesn't cover state senators like Leland Yee, unless they're wearing cute pink sneakers.

    Wendy Davis: From teen mom to Harvard Law to famous filibuster

    edition.cnn.com 29 Mar '14, 11pm

    STORY HIGHLIGHTS NEW: Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis wore pink running shoes during filibuster NEW: She's described as "successful attorney" whose clients include public entities She was a teen mom who pursued education and attended Harvard Law School Her office was firebombed last year...

  • Iraq war vet introduces #military suicide prevention bill: via @CNN

    Iraq war vet introduces military suicide prevention bill

    edition.cnn.com 28 Mar '14, 1pm

    The bill was introduced the same week that Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America held its annual Storm the Hill initiative. Teams comprised of four veterans whoses live have been rocked by a fellow warrior's suicide met with lawmakers in Washington. The veterans shared their storie...

  • And the world's best airport is

    edition.cnn.com 27 Mar '14, 5pm

    Singapore Changi Airport was named the world's best airport for the second year in a row at the World Airport Awards in Barcelona, Spain. Changi also won the award for best airport leisure amenities. South Korea's sprawling Incheon International Airport came in second place in the bes...

  • Is he or isn't he?: Kate Bolduan sits down with Newsweek's Leah McGrath to discuss her investigation into a ma...

    Is this the founder of Bitcoin? - CNN.com Video

    edition.cnn.com 07 Mar '14, 3pm

    Kate Bolduan sits down with Newsweek's Leah McGrath to discuss her investigation into a man she says founded Bitcoin.

  • The man behind Louis Vuitton

    The man behind Louis Vuitton - CNN.com Video

    edition.cnn.com 07 Mar '14, 3am

    CNN's Isa Soares interviews Louis Vuitton about the luxury sector outlook If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click below.

  • $30B luggage fortune: Bernard Arnault explains success of Louis Vuitton

    $30B luggage fortune: Bernard Arnault explains success of Louis Vuitton

    edition.cnn.com 26 Feb '14, 2pm

    Louis Vuitton has become synonymous with luxury travel through their now iconic monogrammed trunks. Forbes estimates the brand is worth just a little shy of $30 billion. Since its founding in Paris in 1854, the Louis Vuitton company catered to the more glamorous-minded members of soci...

  • The secret to Louis Vuitton's longevity: What's the secret to longtime luxury brand Louis Vutton's success. CN...

    The secret to Louis Vuitton's longevity - CNN.com Video

    edition.cnn.com 26 Feb '14, 3am

    The secret to Louis Vuitton's longevity What's the secret to longtime luxury brand Louis Vutton's success. CNN's Isa Soares reports. If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click below.

  • Indonesia's military chiefs snub Singapore Airshow

    edition.cnn.com 23 Feb '14, 12am

    Indonesia's TNI-AU Jupiter Aerobatic Team perform at a media preview for the Singapore Airshow. STORY HIGHLIGHTS Indonesia's top military brass confirm absence from Singapore Airshow Snub is part of an escalation of tensions over warship naming Singapore had previously rescinded the i...

  • Bitcoin ATM debuts in the U.S. - CNN.com Video

    edition.cnn.com 21 Feb '14, 4pm

    Bitcoin ATM debuts in the U.S. There's a new ATM up and running in New Mexico that's just for virtual currency. KOAT's Laura Thoren reports. If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click below.

  • Bitcoin ATM debuts in the U.S. - CNN.com Video

    edition.cnn.com 21 Feb '14, 9am

    Bitcoin ATM debuts in the U.S. There's a new ATM up and running in New Mexico that's just for virtual currency. KOAT's Laura Thoren reports. If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click below.

  • Bitcoin ATMs coming to the U.S.

    edition.cnn.com 19 Feb '14, 10pm

    STORY HIGHLIGHTS Robocoin, based in Las Vegas, will install two ATMs for Bitcoin The machines will be in Austin, Texas, and Seattle The ATMS will let users swap Bitcoins for cash with valid ID A Bitcoin currently is worth about $636 (CNN) -- Bitcoin, the emerging if still somewhat mys...

  • Bitcoin ATMs coming to the U.S.

    edition.cnn.com 18 Feb '14, 10pm

    The emergence of public ATMs, the company says, is a step toward making Bitcoin, a currency that's not backed by a government or bank and has no physical assets to prop up its value, a more comfortable buy for mainstream users outside the Webcentric circles where it currently thrives.

  • Bitcoin ATMs coming to the U.S.

    edition.cnn.com 18 Feb '14, 10pm

    The emergence of public ATMs, the company says, is a step toward making Bitcoin, a currency that's not backed by a government or bank and has no physical assets to prop up its value, a more comfortable buy for mainstream users outside the Webcentric circles where it currently thrives.

  • At Singapore Airshow, it's about what's not on display

    edition.cnn.com 14 Feb '14, 7am

    "I think it's less about hardware and more about just posturing," says Richard Aboulafia, analyst of the Teal Group, which researches the aerospace and defense industry. "The U.S. is extremely transparent, and the West tends to regard military capability as something you slowly develo...