Art

The most beautiful villages in Italy

The most beautiful villages in Italy

(CNN) — Fabulous food, amazing art, rich language, dramatic and gorgeous landscapes -- we all know what makes Italy so special. Perhaps best of all are the scenic small towns and villages, where it's possible to enjoy all these while surrounded by picturesque coastline, mountains, valleys, rivers or volcanoes. Here are some of the most idyllic villages where you can travel that perfectly sum up the beautiful country, or "Bel Paese.". ... Full story

Education

May Idol Group Brand Reputation Rankings Announced

May Idol Group Brand Reputation Rankings Announced

The Korean Business Research Institute has revealed this month’s brand reputation rankings for idol groups! The rankings were determined through an analysis of the consumer participation, media coverage, interaction, and community awareness indexes of 100 idol groups, using big data collected from April 24 to May 25. BTS continued their winning streak at the top of the rankings this month with a brand reputation index of 24,441,487. ... Full story

Economics

Stock market today: Latest news

Stock market today: Latest news

Amazon ( AMZN ) is currently worth a little less than $900 billion. But one very bullish analyst thinks the Jeff Bezos-led company could have a market value of nearly $1.5 TRILLION within the next few years. Piper Jaffray's Michael Olson said in a report Friday that Amazon's stock could climb to $3,000 a share within the next two to three years. That's an increase of nearly 65% from current levels. Olson is bullish on Amazon's massive AWS cloud ... Full story

Entertainment

Lee Hi drops tracklist poster for her comeback EP '24℃'

Lee Hi drops tracklist poster for her comeback EP '24℃'

Lee Hi looks elegant and poised in the tracklist poster that shows some exciting new songs that will feature on her upcoming EP, ' 24℃ '. The tracklist reveals that there will be five songs on '24℃', including her upcoming title track, " No One " featuring of iKON , as well as another track titled " 1, 2 " that will feature Choi Hyun Suk of upcoming YG boy group, TREASURE13 ! The poster also shows many of the song lyrics and composition were ... Full story

Health

Former inspector says warnings were ignored - BBC News

Former inspector says warnings were ignored - BBC News

Image caption Whorlton Hall, near Castle Barnard, looked after 17 adults with learning difficulties and autism. A former inspector at the Care Quality Commission says a 2015 report into Whorlton Hall hospital which presented "warning bells" went unpublished. Barry Stanley-Wilkinson says he wrote the report four years before BBC Panorama revealed the alleged abuse of patients with learning disabilities and autism. The CQC said the draft report ... Full story

Law

France Lyon: 'Parcel bomb' injures people

France Lyon: 'Parcel bomb' injures people

Image caption The area has been sealed off. A suspected parcel bomb has exploded in the eastern French city of Lyon, injuring at least eight people, local media report. Those hurt in the explosion on Victor-Hugo Street seemed to have suffered superficial injuries to the lower limbs, one report says. Soldiers sealed the area afterwards as police and explosives experts arrived. French President Emmanuel Macron has described the blast in the ... Full story

Living

Government Complex

Government Complex

Government Building in Phra Nakhon, Bangkok Full story

Politics

Theresa May announces her resignation

Theresa May announces her resignation

Theresa May has announced she will step down as UK Prime Minister, after three bruising years that saw her fail to deliver Brexit. May said Friday she would quit as leader of the Conservative Party on Friday June 7. Her announcement triggers the start of a contest to replace her as Conservative leader and Prime Minister. "Ever since I first stepped through the door behind me as prime minister I have striven to make the United Kingdom a country ... Full story

Sport

5 Seconds of Summer - Easier

5 Seconds of Summer - Easier

Preview, download or stream Easier by 5 Seconds of Summer Full story

Technology

New York to London in 90 minutes on a hypersonic jet? Hermeus says yes

New York to London in 90 minutes on a hypersonic jet? Hermeus says yes

(CNN) — A US start-up has revealed plans to develop a plane that will travel at five times the speed of sound, transporting passengers between New York and London in 90 minutes or less. Aerospace company Hermeus Corporation, based in Atlanta, said it has obtained finance from seed funders and private investors to develop a plane that will travel at Mach 5 -- five times faster than Mach 1, the speed of sound. If the project succeeds, it could ... Full story