Written by Oscar Holland, CNNA playful rabbit sculpture by Jeff Koons has become the most expensive work by a living artist ever to sell at auction.The American artist's "Rabbit," a stainless steel figure measuring just over 3 feet tall, sold for more than $91 million Wednesday evening at...
Written by Manveena Suri, CNNOscar Holland, CNNA ceiling fan, a bungalow, a broom and a mango -- these are just some of unusual symbols Indian voters can expect to see on their ballots as they head to the polls over the coming weeks.An array of minimalist -- and often hand-drawn -- logos feature alongside candidates'...
CNN's Chief International Anchor Christiane Amanpour interviewed Anna Wintour in New York on Friday April 5, 2019. Anna Wintour's omnipresent status, crafted over a three-decade-long career at the helm of Vogue, is unrivaled in the fashion industry. Her reputation has transcended that of the magazine she edits, her...
This month, Hollywood's brightest stars are descending upon the French Riviera for the annual Cannes Film Festival. Against the idyllic background of the sun-soaked Riviera, this is where some of the world's most high-profile directors premiere the films that they hope will excite critics and viewers alike --...
Researchers from the British Antarctic Survey (BAS) say in the report that thousands of emperor penguin chicks drowned when sea ice in Antarctica's Weddell Sea, on the edge of the Brunt Ice Shelf, was destroyed by storms in 2016. "Emperor penguins at the Halley Bay colony in the...
The money will go to a public fund that helps farmers who use practices that reduce carbon in the atmosphere.It would still be optional for customers, but if all diners at a certain eatery pay it, the haul would be more than enough to make the establishment carbon...
The planet is barreling toward 1.5 degrees of global warming as soon as 2030 unless we enact “unprecedented changes in all aspects of society,” a dire United Nations report warned in October.To reduce our impact on the climate and avert disaster, it’s going to take more than switching...
The deal connects Didi users to the State Grid's network of some 50,000 electric vehicle charging stations throughout the country.Didi is hoping to make life easier for its tens of millions of drivers, while making it more attractive for other car owners to join its platform.State Grid is...
In a sign of shifting energy fortunes, Saudi Aramco announced a mega preliminary agreement on Wednesday to buy 5 million tons of liquefied natural gas per year from a Port Arthur, Texas export project that's under development. If completed, the purchase from San Diego-based Sempra Energy (SRE) would...