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Italian street artist fights racism by turning swastikas into cupcakes

Italian street artist fights racism by turning swastikas into cupcakes

VERONA, Italy, November 24 (Reuters) - Swastikas on the wall turn into giant cupcakes with purple icing, and the words "my Hitler" turn into "my muffins". All in one day's work for the Italian street artist who fights racism by turning ugly graffiti into food."I take care of my

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From the Vatican to Vancouver: The exhibition shows images of Michelangelo’s frescoes from the Sistine Chapel

The Sistine Chapel in the Vatican is home to one of the greatest artistic achievements in history. It was there in the 16th century that Michelangelo created 33 glorious religious frescoes on the ceiling. The Italian artist also painted The last judgment on the altar wall depicting the

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Ottawa clue stumps Jeopardy! participants

OTTAWA - If You Caught 'Jeopardy!' Tuesday night you probably knew the right answer to the last track. The Final Jeopardy category was the capitals of the world, and the two remaining players got a clue that Ottawa

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Orleans school closed due to COVID-19

OTTAWA - A Catholic elementary school in Orléans is the latest in Ottawa to close due to COVID-19. Chapel Hill Catholic School is closed for personal learning on Wednesday and will be until further notice, the Ottawa Catholic School

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Coun. Chiarelli was hospitalized after complications related to heart surgery

OTTAWA - Ottawa Coun. Rick Chiarelli is undergoing "extensive testing" at the hospital after being admitted earlier in the week for complications related to his open-heart surgery nearly two years ago. Chiarelli's office confirmed to CTV News Ottawa

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Yinka Ilori gives the streets of London a Technicolor makeover

Written by Leah Dolan, CNNLondonYinka Ilori, a British Nigerian designer known for her effervescent technicolor murals, has transformed 11 pedestrian crossings in central London as part of a new public art project hoping to boost domestic tourism in the UK. Beginning near Camden's Percy Street, the crossings stretch through Tottenham

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SIU concludes that police officers in Ottawa will not be charged with charges after the police prosecution ends before the accident in the east ends

The OTTAWA-Ontario Police Department says two Ottawa police officers will not be charged with a police pursuit that ended in a crash at an intersection at the east end, leaving a 28-year-old woman with serious injuries. The special investigation

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COVID-19 in BC: Vancouver Coastal Health has the fewest new cases; changing the name of the vaccine; and more

Active cases have risen above the 6,000 mark again and there were a number of deaths.As the outbreak in central Okanagan is brought under control, new and active cases in Interior Health have continued to be lower than Fraser Health, which has resumed being the leading hot spot in the

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