Hong Kong protests fade as activists mull next steps

Hong Kong protests fade as activists mull next steps

Hong Kong's government headquarters has reopened as the number of protesters gathered outside dwindled to a few dozen.The demonstrations persisted into early Tuesday but by midmorning most of the protesters had gone home.A routine meeting ...

Hong Kong opposition movement largely without leaders

Hong Kong opposition movement largely without leaders

The largely youth-driven movement of black-clad protesters challenging Hong Kong's government over an unpopular extradition bill is a coalition operating without a clear leadership structure.And that adds to its appeal for supporters disaffected from the ...

Analysis: China blinks, but divide from Hong Kong remains

Analysis: China blinks, but divide from Hong Kong remains

The leader of China, it turns out, may not be all-powerful.Faced with huge and disruptive protests in Hong Kong, China blinked. The decision to shelve the legislation that sparked the demonstrations shows that limits still ...

Earthquake in southern China kills 11 people, injures 122

Earthquake in southern China kills 11 people, injures 122

A strong earthquake that hit Sichuan province in southern China late Monday night killed 11 people and injured 122, the local government said.The Yibin city government posted the casualty toll on its social media accounts ...

Case delayed for mom who accused Egyptian man of kidnapping

Case delayed for mom who accused Egyptian man of kidnapping

A court appearance has been delayed for a West Virginia woman charged with falsely reporting that an Egyptian man tried to kidnap her daughter from a shopping mall.The Herald-Dispatch reports 24-year-old Santana Renee Adams was ...