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After months of unrest, Hong Kong is holding a de facto referendum on protests | WTOP

After months of unrest, Hong Kong is holding a de facto referendum on protests | WTOP

More than 4 million Hong Kongers will vote for hundreds of district council seats in what is being framed as a referendum on the protests. Read full article: After months of unrest, Hong Kong is hol...→

After months of unrest, Hong Kong is holding a de facto referendum on protests | WTOP

After months of unrest, Hong Kong is holding a de facto referendum on protests | WTOP

More than 4 million Hong Kongers will vote for hundreds of district council seats in what is being framed as a referendum on the protests. Read full article: After months of unrest, Hong Kong is hol...→

Hong Kong to cut rail links to stop coronavirus spread from China

Hong Kong to cut rail links to stop coronavirus spread from China

Wearing a green surgical mask, Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday announced the suspension of high-speed rail and ferry links with mainland China amid the coronavirus outbreak, which has now ki… Read full article: Hong Kong to cut rail links to stop coro...→

Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus from China spreads

Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus from China spreads

BEIJING (AP) — Hong Kong said Tuesday it will cut all rail links to mainland China as the United States and other governments prepared to evacuate citizens from the Chinese city at the center… Read full article: Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus fro...→

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as virus spreads

Hong Kong's leader has announced that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus. Chief Executive Carrie Lam said Tuesday... Read full article: Hong Kong halts trains from mainland Chi...→

As Coronavirus Spreads, Hong Kong Limits Border Traffic With Mainland China

As Coronavirus Spreads, Hong Kong Limits Border Traffic With Mainland China

Facing heavy pressure even from some pro-establishment politicians, Chief Executive Carrie Lam shuts down train lines and limits flights and tourism. Read full article: As Coronavirus Spreads, Hong Kong Limits...→

Hong Kong Disneyland closes amid China’s coronavirus outbreak

Hong Kong Disneyland closes amid China’s coronavirus outbreak

The park joins Shanghai Disneyland, which closed beginning Saturday, Jan. 25 because of the contagion. Read full article: Hong Kong Disneyland closes amid China’s...→

Hong Kong shuts down schools as death toll rises amid coronavirus crisis

Hong Kong shuts down schools as death toll rises amid coronavirus crisis

Hong Kong will close its schools for two weeks as authorities scrambled Saturday to stop the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus. The two-week shutdown of primary and secondary schools will come on top… Read full article: Hong Kong shuts down schools as death to...→

Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes schools as virus spreads

The virus-hit Chinese city of Wuhan, already on lockdown, banned most vehicle use downtown and Hong Kong said it would close schools for two weeks as authorities scrambled Saturday to stop the... Read full article: Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes school...→

Hong Kong Lawmakers Demand Executive Does More to Stop Virus

Hong Kong Lawmakers Demand Executive Does More to Stop Virus

Pro-democracy lawmakers in Hong Kong protested against the city's Beijing-controlled executive on Thursday over its inadequate response to the coronavirus. Read full article: Hong Kong Lawmakers Demand Executive Doe...→

The Latest: Hong Kong chief in Davos as city mired in crises

4:05 p.m.... Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam, who is facing multiple crises back home, has made an appearance at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, to talk about the Asian financial center's future. Read full article: The Latest: Hong Kong chief in Davos as ...→

Thousands-strong Hong Kong protest cut short by clashes

Clashes broke out between protesters and police in Hong Kong on Sunday, cutting short a rally after thousands had gathered at a park to call for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese... Read full article: Thousands-strong Hong Kong protest cut s...→

Hong Kong airline stops pregnancy tests for Saipan travelers

Hong Kong airline stops pregnancy tests for Saipan travelers

Hong Kong Express has apologized for requiring some passengers bound for the U.S. territory of Saipan to take pregnancy tests Read full article: Hong Kong airline stops pregnancy tests ...→

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousands rally

Hong Kong police fired tear gas Sunday at a public park that was overflowing with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party. Read full article: Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousa...→

Hong Kong leader says special status can endure beyond 2047

Hong Kong leader says special status can endure beyond 2047

Hong Kong's leader Carrie Lam says the ''one country, two systems'' framework under which the city enjoys freedoms unknown in China could continue after a 2047 deadline if loyalty to Beijing is upheld Read full article: Hong Kong leader says special status can...→

Hong Kong to cut all rail links to China as coronavirus spreads

Hong Kong to cut all rail links to China as coronavirus spreads

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam announced that both high-speed rail stations and regular train stations to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of the deadly coronavirus. Read full article: Hong Kong to cut all rail links to China...→

Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus from China spreads

Hong Kong said Tuesday it will cut all rail links to mainland China as the United States and other governments prepared to evacuate citizens from the Chinese city at the center of a virus... Read full article: Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus fro...→

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as virus spreads

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as virus spreads

Hong Kong’s leader announced Tuesday that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus. Read full article: Hong Kong halts trains from mainland Chi...→

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as virus spreads

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as virus spreads

BEIJING (AP) — Hong Kong’s leader has announced that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus. Chief Executive Carrie L… Read full article: Hong Kong halts trains from mainland Chi...→

Firebombs Thrown at Proposed Hong Kong Facility for Wuhan Virus

Firebombs Thrown at Proposed Hong Kong Facility for Wuhan Virus

A new and unoccupied residential building in Hong Kong is firebombed before it can be used as a quarantine facility for the Wuhan virus. Read full article: Firebombs Thrown at Proposed Hong Kong F...→

Hong Kong protesters firebomb proposed quarantine building amid coronavirus outbreak: reports

Hong Kong protesters firebomb proposed quarantine building amid coronavirus outbreak: reports

A group of masked protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday ignited a firebomb inside a newly built residential building the government had planned to use as a quarantine zone for those infected by the recent outbreak of Wuhan coronavirus, according to reports. Read full article: Hong Kong protesters firebomb proposed q...→

Hong Kong Protesters Torch Planned Quarantine Building

Hong Kong Protesters Torch Planned Quarantine Building

A group of protesters set alight on Sunday the lobby of a newly built residential building in Hong Kong that authorities planned to use as a quarantine facility, as public fears in the financial hub about the coronavirus outbreak intensified. A Reuters witness saw several... Read full article: Hong Kong Protesters Torch Planned Quara...→

Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes schools as virus spreads

Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes schools as virus spreads

BEIJING (AP) — The virus-hit Chinese city of Wuhan, already on lockdown, banned most vehicle use downtown and Hong Kong said it would close schools... Read full article: Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes school...→

Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes schools as virus spreads

Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes schools as virus spreads

The virus-hit Chinese city of Wuhan is banning most vehicles from downtown, and Hong Kong is closing schools for two weeks as authorities try to stem the spread of an illness that has infected more than 1,200 people and killed 41. Read full article: Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes school...→

Hong Kong declares virus emergency, 2-week school closure

Hong Kong has declared the virus outbreak an emergency and will close primary and secondary schools for two more weeks after the Lunar New Year holiday. City leader Carrie Lam also announced... Read full article: Hong Kong declares virus emergency, 2-we...→

Ohio customs agents seize 3,700 'invasive' mitten crabs hidden in shipments from China, Hong Kong: officials

Customs agents in Cincinnati have seized approximately 3,700 mitten crabs, considered among the world’s most invasive species, from several shipments heading to the U.S. from China and Hong Kong. Read full article: Ohio customs agents seize 3,700 'invasiv...→

Hong Kong Confirms First Wuhan Virus Case, Endangering Protests

Hong Kong Confirms First Wuhan Virus Case, Endangering Protests

Hong Kong confirmed its first case of a mystery coronavirus originating in Wuhan, China, on Wednesday after weeks of expanding its power. Read full article: Hong Kong Confirms First Wuhan Virus Cas...→

Hong Kong Protest Attracts 150,000 Before Police Violently Crack Down

Hong Kong Protest Attracts 150,000 Before Police Violently Crack Down

Local media reported that 150,000 people in Hong Kong attended a protest Sunday demanding the world impose sanctions on China. Read full article: Hong Kong Protest Attracts 150,000 Befor...→

Clashes cut short Hong Kong protest

Clashes cut short Hong Kong protest

“We want real universal suffrage,” the protesters chanted. “Disband the police force, free Hong Kong!” Read full article: Clashes cut short Hong Kong protest ...→

Hong Kong Protesters Call for Boycott of Communist Party

A public park in Hong Kong on Sunday overflowed with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party.Sporting their movement's trademark black clothing and face masks, rally participants packed into Chater Garden, not far... Read full article: Hong Kong Protesters Call for Boycott of...→

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Communist Party

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Communist Party

A public park in Hong Kong is overflowing with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party Read full article: Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of...→

Hong Kong to Sever Rail Connections to China as Virus Spreads

Hong Kong to Sever Rail Connections to China as Virus Spreads

Hong Kong Leader Announces All Rail Connections to Mainland China Will be Severed Starting Friday as Virus Fears Grow Read full article: Hong Kong to Sever Rail Connections to C...→

Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus from China spreads

Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus from China spreads

Hong Kong's leader has announced that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus Read full article: Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus fro...→

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as coronavirus spreads

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as coronavirus spreads

Hong Kong's leader has announced that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus. Chief Executive Carrie Lam said Tuesday that both the high-speed rail station and the regular train station would be closed. Read full article: Hong Kong halts trains from mainland Chi...→

Hong Kong confirms 8 virus cases, all linked to China

Hong Kong confirms 8 virus cases, all linked to China

Hong Kong has confirmed two more cases of a new virus that started in central China, raising its total to eight Read full article: Hong Kong confirms 8 virus cases, all li...→

Hong Kong Bans Entry of Visitors from China Virus Province

Residents of China's Hubei province, where the new coronavirus outbreak was first reported, will be banned from entering Hong Kong from Monday as China tries to halt the rapid spread of the outbreak. Health authorities around the world are racing to prevent a pandemic after... Read full article: Hong Kong Bans Entry of Visitors from Ch...→

Sixers Fan Says He Was Kicked Out of Preseason Game After Showing Support for Hong Kong

Sixers Fan Says He Was Kicked Out of Preseason Game After Showing Support for Hong Kong

As the NBA continues to deal with the fallout from an executive’s controversial tweet, a man says he and his wife were kicked out of a Philadelphia 76ers game after showing their support for protesters in Hong Kong. Read full article: Sixers Fan Says He Was Kicked Out of Pre...→

Wuhan Bans Cars, Hong Kong Closes Schools as Virus Spreads

Wuhan Bans Cars, Hong Kong Closes Schools as Virus Spreads

China’s most festive holiday began in the shadow of a worrying new virus Saturday as the death toll surpassed 40, an unprecedented lockdown kept 36 million people from traveling and authorities canceled a host of Lunar New Year events. Read full article: Wuhan Bans Cars, Hong Kong Closes School...→

Major Chinese New Year Events have been canceled in Beijing, Hong Kong and Shanghai amid coronavirus outbreak fears

Major Chinese New Year Events have been canceled in Beijing, Hong Kong and Shanghai amid coronavirus outbreak fears

All major Chinese New Year celebrations and large-scale activities in Beijing as well as two Chinese New Year events in Hong Kong have been canceled. Read full article: Major Chinese New Year Events have been ...→

9 people traveling from Hong Kong screened at Logan Airport for new virus

9 people traveling from Hong Kong screened at Logan Airport for new virus

They were evaluated by Boston medics and a nurse who was in contact with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read full article: 9 people traveling from Hong Kong screen...→

Officers beaten after police disband Hong Kong democracy rally - Breitbart

Officers beaten after police disband Hong Kong democracy rally - Breitbart

Hong Kong (AFP) – Several police officers were beaten bloody by pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong Sunday as violence erupted at a rally calling Read full article: Officers beaten after police disband Hon...→

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Communist Party | WTOP

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Communist Party | WTOP

HONG KONG (AP) — A public park in Hong Kong on Sunday overflowed with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party. Sporting their movement’s… Read full article: Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of...→

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousands rally

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousands rally

Hong Kong police have fired tear gas at a public park that was overflowing with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party Read full article: Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousa...→

Hong Kong Protesters Call for Boycott of Communist Party

Hong Kong Protesters Call for Boycott of Communist Party

A public park in Hong Kong on Sunday overflowed with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party. Sporting their movement’s trademark black clothing and face masks, rally participants packed into Chater Garden, not far from the city’s Legislative Council building. They held up signs that read “Free Hong Kong” and waved American and British flags. Read full article: Hong Kong Protesters Call for Boycott of...→

Hong Kong to cut rail links to stop coronavirus spread from China

Hong Kong to cut rail links to stop coronavirus spread from China

Wearing a green surgical mask, Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday announced the suspension of high-speed rail and ferry links with mainland China amid the coronavirus outbreak, which has now ki… Read full article: Hong Kong to cut rail links to stop coro...→

Hong Kong to Sever Rail Connections to China as Virus Spreads

Hong Kong to Sever Rail Connections to China as Virus Spreads

Hong Kong Leader Announces All Rail Connections to Mainland China Will be Severed Starting Friday as Virus Fears Grow Read full article: Hong Kong to Sever Rail Connections to C...→

Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus from China spreads

Hong Kong said Tuesday it will cut all rail links to mainland China as the United States and other governments prepared to evacuate citizens from the Chinese city at the center of a virus... Read full article: Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus fro...→

Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus from China spreads

Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus from China spreads

BEIJING (AP) — Hong Kong said Tuesday it will cut all rail links to mainland China as the United States and other governments prepared to evacuate citizens from the Chinese city at the center… Read full article: Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus fro...→

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as coronavirus spreads

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as coronavirus spreads

Hong Kong's leader has announced that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus. Chief Executive Carrie Lam said Tuesday that both the high-speed rail station and the regular train station would be closed. Read full article: Hong Kong halts trains from mainland Chi...→

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as virus spreads

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as virus spreads

BEIJING (AP) — Hong Kong’s leader has announced that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus. Chief Executive Carrie L… Read full article: Hong Kong halts trains from mainland Chi...→

As Coronavirus Spreads, Hong Kong Limits Border Traffic With Mainland China

As Coronavirus Spreads, Hong Kong Limits Border Traffic With Mainland China

Facing heavy pressure even from some pro-establishment politicians, Chief Executive Carrie Lam shuts down train lines and limits flights and tourism. Read full article: As Coronavirus Spreads, Hong Kong Limits...→

Hong Kong confirms 8 virus cases, all linked to China

Hong Kong confirms 8 virus cases, all linked to China

Hong Kong has confirmed two more cases of a new virus that started in central China, raising its total to eight Read full article: Hong Kong confirms 8 virus cases, all li...→

Hong Kong protesters firebomb proposed quarantine building amid coronavirus outbreak: reports

Hong Kong protesters firebomb proposed quarantine building amid coronavirus outbreak: reports

A group of masked protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday ignited a firebomb inside a newly built residential building the government had planned to use as a quarantine zone for those infected by the recent outbreak of Wuhan coronavirus, according to reports. Read full article: Hong Kong protesters firebomb proposed q...→

Sixers Fan Says He Was Kicked Out of Preseason Game After Showing Support for Hong Kong

Sixers Fan Says He Was Kicked Out of Preseason Game After Showing Support for Hong Kong

As the NBA continues to deal with the fallout from an executive’s controversial tweet, a man says he and his wife were kicked out of a Philadelphia 76ers game after showing their support for protesters in Hong Kong. Read full article: Sixers Fan Says He Was Kicked Out of Pre...→

Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes schools as virus spreads

Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes schools as virus spreads

BEIJING (AP) — The virus-hit Chinese city of Wuhan, already on lockdown, banned most vehicle use downtown and Hong Kong said it would close schools... Read full article: Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes school...→

Hong Kong declares virus emergency, 2-week school closure

Hong Kong has declared the virus outbreak an emergency and will close primary and secondary schools for two more weeks after the Lunar New Year holiday. City leader Carrie Lam also announced... Read full article: Hong Kong declares virus emergency, 2-we...→

Hong Kong Lawmakers Demand Executive Does More to Stop Virus

Hong Kong Lawmakers Demand Executive Does More to Stop Virus

Pro-democracy lawmakers in Hong Kong protested against the city's Beijing-controlled executive on Thursday over its inadequate response to the coronavirus. Read full article: Hong Kong Lawmakers Demand Executive Doe...→

9 people traveling from Hong Kong screened at Logan Airport for new virus

9 people traveling from Hong Kong screened at Logan Airport for new virus

They were evaluated by Boston medics and a nurse who was in contact with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read full article: 9 people traveling from Hong Kong screen...→

Hong Kong Confirms First Wuhan Virus Case, Endangering Protests

Hong Kong Confirms First Wuhan Virus Case, Endangering Protests

Hong Kong confirmed its first case of a mystery coronavirus originating in Wuhan, China, on Wednesday after weeks of expanding its power. Read full article: Hong Kong Confirms First Wuhan Virus Cas...→

The Latest: Hong Kong chief in Davos as city mired in crises

4:05 p.m.... Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam, who is facing multiple crises back home, has made an appearance at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, to talk about the Asian financial center's future. Read full article: The Latest: Hong Kong chief in Davos as ...→

Officers beaten after police disband Hong Kong democracy rally - Breitbart

Officers beaten after police disband Hong Kong democracy rally - Breitbart

Hong Kong (AFP) – Several police officers were beaten bloody by pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong Sunday as violence erupted at a rally calling Read full article: Officers beaten after police disband Hon...→

Clashes cut short Hong Kong protest

Clashes cut short Hong Kong protest

“We want real universal suffrage,” the protesters chanted. “Disband the police force, free Hong Kong!” Read full article: Clashes cut short Hong Kong protest ...→

Hong Kong airline stops pregnancy tests for Saipan travelers

Hong Kong airline stops pregnancy tests for Saipan travelers

Hong Kong Express has apologized for requiring some passengers bound for the U.S. territory of Saipan to take pregnancy tests Read full article: Hong Kong airline stops pregnancy tests ...→

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousands rally

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousands rally

Hong Kong police have fired tear gas at a public park that was overflowing with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party Read full article: Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousa...→

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Communist Party

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Communist Party

A public park in Hong Kong is overflowing with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party Read full article: Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of...→

Hong Kong leader says special status can endure beyond 2047

Hong Kong leader says special status can endure beyond 2047

Hong Kong's leader Carrie Lam says the ''one country, two systems'' framework under which the city enjoys freedoms unknown in China could continue after a 2047 deadline if loyalty to Beijing is upheld Read full article: Hong Kong leader says special status can...→

Hong Kong to cut all rail links to China as coronavirus spreads

Hong Kong to cut all rail links to China as coronavirus spreads

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam announced that both high-speed rail stations and regular train stations to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of the deadly coronavirus. Read full article: Hong Kong to cut all rail links to China...→

Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus from China spreads

Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus from China spreads

Hong Kong's leader has announced that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus Read full article: Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus fro...→

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as virus spreads

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as virus spreads

Hong Kong’s leader announced Tuesday that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus. Read full article: Hong Kong halts trains from mainland Chi...→

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as virus spreads

Hong Kong's leader has announced that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus. Chief Executive Carrie Lam said Tuesday... Read full article: Hong Kong halts trains from mainland Chi...→

Firebombs Thrown at Proposed Hong Kong Facility for Wuhan Virus

Firebombs Thrown at Proposed Hong Kong Facility for Wuhan Virus

A new and unoccupied residential building in Hong Kong is firebombed before it can be used as a quarantine facility for the Wuhan virus. Read full article: Firebombs Thrown at Proposed Hong Kong F...→

Hong Kong Disneyland closes amid China’s coronavirus outbreak

Hong Kong Disneyland closes amid China’s coronavirus outbreak

The park joins Shanghai Disneyland, which closed beginning Saturday, Jan. 25 because of the contagion. Read full article: Hong Kong Disneyland closes amid China’s...→

Hong Kong Bans Entry of Visitors from China Virus Province

Residents of China's Hubei province, where the new coronavirus outbreak was first reported, will be banned from entering Hong Kong from Monday as China tries to halt the rapid spread of the outbreak. Health authorities around the world are racing to prevent a pandemic after... Read full article: Hong Kong Bans Entry of Visitors from Ch...→

Hong Kong Protesters Torch Planned Quarantine Building

Hong Kong Protesters Torch Planned Quarantine Building

A group of protesters set alight on Sunday the lobby of a newly built residential building in Hong Kong that authorities planned to use as a quarantine facility, as public fears in the financial hub about the coronavirus outbreak intensified. A Reuters witness saw several... Read full article: Hong Kong Protesters Torch Planned Quara...→

Hong Kong shuts down schools as death toll rises amid coronavirus crisis

Hong Kong shuts down schools as death toll rises amid coronavirus crisis

Hong Kong will close its schools for two weeks as authorities scrambled Saturday to stop the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus. The two-week shutdown of primary and secondary schools will come on top… Read full article: Hong Kong shuts down schools as death to...→

Wuhan Bans Cars, Hong Kong Closes Schools as Virus Spreads

Wuhan Bans Cars, Hong Kong Closes Schools as Virus Spreads

China’s most festive holiday began in the shadow of a worrying new virus Saturday as the death toll surpassed 40, an unprecedented lockdown kept 36 million people from traveling and authorities canceled a host of Lunar New Year events. Read full article: Wuhan Bans Cars, Hong Kong Closes School...→

Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes schools as virus spreads

Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes schools as virus spreads

The virus-hit Chinese city of Wuhan is banning most vehicles from downtown, and Hong Kong is closing schools for two weeks as authorities try to stem the spread of an illness that has infected more than 1,200 people and killed 41. Read full article: Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes school...→

Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes schools as virus spreads

The virus-hit Chinese city of Wuhan, already on lockdown, banned most vehicle use downtown and Hong Kong said it would close schools for two weeks as authorities scrambled Saturday to stop the... Read full article: Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes school...→

Major Chinese New Year Events have been canceled in Beijing, Hong Kong and Shanghai amid coronavirus outbreak fears

Major Chinese New Year Events have been canceled in Beijing, Hong Kong and Shanghai amid coronavirus outbreak fears

All major Chinese New Year celebrations and large-scale activities in Beijing as well as two Chinese New Year events in Hong Kong have been canceled. Read full article: Major Chinese New Year Events have been ...→

Ohio customs agents seize 3,700 'invasive' mitten crabs hidden in shipments from China, Hong Kong: officials

Customs agents in Cincinnati have seized approximately 3,700 mitten crabs, considered among the world’s most invasive species, from several shipments heading to the U.S. from China and Hong Kong. Read full article: Ohio customs agents seize 3,700 'invasiv...→

Hong Kong Protest Attracts 150,000 Before Police Violently Crack Down

Hong Kong Protest Attracts 150,000 Before Police Violently Crack Down

Local media reported that 150,000 people in Hong Kong attended a protest Sunday demanding the world impose sanctions on China. Read full article: Hong Kong Protest Attracts 150,000 Befor...→

Thousands-strong Hong Kong protest cut short by clashes

Clashes broke out between protesters and police in Hong Kong on Sunday, cutting short a rally after thousands had gathered at a park to call for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese... Read full article: Thousands-strong Hong Kong protest cut s...→

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Communist Party | WTOP

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Communist Party | WTOP

HONG KONG (AP) — A public park in Hong Kong on Sunday overflowed with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party. Sporting their movement’s… Read full article: Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of...→

Hong Kong Protesters Call for Boycott of Communist Party

A public park in Hong Kong on Sunday overflowed with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party.Sporting their movement's trademark black clothing and face masks, rally participants packed into Chater Garden, not far... Read full article: Hong Kong Protesters Call for Boycott of...→

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousands rally

Hong Kong police fired tear gas Sunday at a public park that was overflowing with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party. Read full article: Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousa...→

Hong Kong Protesters Call for Boycott of Communist Party

Hong Kong Protesters Call for Boycott of Communist Party

A public park in Hong Kong on Sunday overflowed with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party. Sporting their movement’s trademark black clothing and face masks, rally participants packed into Chater Garden, not far from the city’s Legislative Council building. They held up signs that read “Free Hong Kong” and waved American and British flags. Read full article: Hong Kong Protesters Call for Boycott of...→

Hong Kong to cut rail links to stop coronavirus spread from China

Hong Kong to cut rail links to stop coronavirus spread from China

Wearing a green surgical mask, Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday announced the suspension of high-speed rail and ferry links with mainland China amid the coronavirus outbreak, which has now ki… Read full article: Hong Kong to cut rail links to stop coro...→

Hong Kong to cut all rail links to China as coronavirus spreads

Hong Kong to cut all rail links to China as coronavirus spreads

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam announced that both high-speed rail stations and regular train stations to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of the deadly coronavirus. Read full article: Hong Kong to cut all rail links to China...→

Hong Kong to Sever Rail Connections to China as Virus Spreads

Hong Kong to Sever Rail Connections to China as Virus Spreads

Hong Kong Leader Announces All Rail Connections to Mainland China Will be Severed Starting Friday as Virus Fears Grow Read full article: Hong Kong to Sever Rail Connections to C...→

Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus from China spreads

Hong Kong said Tuesday it will cut all rail links to mainland China as the United States and other governments prepared to evacuate citizens from the Chinese city at the center of a virus... Read full article: Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus fro...→

Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus from China spreads

Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus from China spreads

Hong Kong's leader has announced that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus Read full article: Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus fro...→

Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus from China spreads

Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus from China spreads

BEIJING (AP) — Hong Kong said Tuesday it will cut all rail links to mainland China as the United States and other governments prepared to evacuate citizens from the Chinese city at the center… Read full article: Hong Kong to cut rail links as virus fro...→

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as virus spreads

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as virus spreads

Hong Kong’s leader announced Tuesday that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus. Read full article: Hong Kong halts trains from mainland Chi...→

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as coronavirus spreads

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as coronavirus spreads

Hong Kong's leader has announced that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus. Chief Executive Carrie Lam said Tuesday that both the high-speed rail station and the regular train station would be closed. Read full article: Hong Kong halts trains from mainland Chi...→

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as virus spreads

Hong Kong's leader has announced that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus. Chief Executive Carrie Lam said Tuesday... Read full article: Hong Kong halts trains from mainland Chi...→

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as virus spreads

Hong Kong halts trains from mainland China as virus spreads

BEIJING (AP) — Hong Kong’s leader has announced that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus. Chief Executive Carrie L… Read full article: Hong Kong halts trains from mainland Chi...→

As Coronavirus Spreads, Hong Kong Limits Border Traffic With Mainland China

As Coronavirus Spreads, Hong Kong Limits Border Traffic With Mainland China

Facing heavy pressure even from some pro-establishment politicians, Chief Executive Carrie Lam shuts down train lines and limits flights and tourism. Read full article: As Coronavirus Spreads, Hong Kong Limits...→

Firebombs Thrown at Proposed Hong Kong Facility for Wuhan Virus

Firebombs Thrown at Proposed Hong Kong Facility for Wuhan Virus

A new and unoccupied residential building in Hong Kong is firebombed before it can be used as a quarantine facility for the Wuhan virus. Read full article: Firebombs Thrown at Proposed Hong Kong F...→

Hong Kong confirms 8 virus cases, all linked to China

Hong Kong confirms 8 virus cases, all linked to China

Hong Kong has confirmed two more cases of a new virus that started in central China, raising its total to eight Read full article: Hong Kong confirms 8 virus cases, all li...→

Hong Kong Disneyland closes amid China’s coronavirus outbreak

Hong Kong Disneyland closes amid China’s coronavirus outbreak

The park joins Shanghai Disneyland, which closed beginning Saturday, Jan. 25 because of the contagion. Read full article: Hong Kong Disneyland closes amid China’s...→

Hong Kong protesters firebomb proposed quarantine building amid coronavirus outbreak: reports

Hong Kong protesters firebomb proposed quarantine building amid coronavirus outbreak: reports

A group of masked protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday ignited a firebomb inside a newly built residential building the government had planned to use as a quarantine zone for those infected by the recent outbreak of Wuhan coronavirus, according to reports. Read full article: Hong Kong protesters firebomb proposed q...→

Hong Kong Bans Entry of Visitors from China Virus Province

Residents of China's Hubei province, where the new coronavirus outbreak was first reported, will be banned from entering Hong Kong from Monday as China tries to halt the rapid spread of the outbreak. Health authorities around the world are racing to prevent a pandemic after... Read full article: Hong Kong Bans Entry of Visitors from Ch...→

Hong Kong Protesters Torch Planned Quarantine Building

Hong Kong Protesters Torch Planned Quarantine Building

A group of protesters set alight on Sunday the lobby of a newly built residential building in Hong Kong that authorities planned to use as a quarantine facility, as public fears in the financial hub about the coronavirus outbreak intensified. A Reuters witness saw several... Read full article: Hong Kong Protesters Torch Planned Quara...→

Sixers Fan Says He Was Kicked Out of Preseason Game After Showing Support for Hong Kong

Sixers Fan Says He Was Kicked Out of Preseason Game After Showing Support for Hong Kong

As the NBA continues to deal with the fallout from an executive’s controversial tweet, a man says he and his wife were kicked out of a Philadelphia 76ers game after showing their support for protesters in Hong Kong. Read full article: Sixers Fan Says He Was Kicked Out of Pre...→

Hong Kong shuts down schools as death toll rises amid coronavirus crisis

Hong Kong shuts down schools as death toll rises amid coronavirus crisis

Hong Kong will close its schools for two weeks as authorities scrambled Saturday to stop the spread of the Wuhan coronavirus. The two-week shutdown of primary and secondary schools will come on top… Read full article: Hong Kong shuts down schools as death to...→

Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes schools as virus spreads

Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes schools as virus spreads

BEIJING (AP) — The virus-hit Chinese city of Wuhan, already on lockdown, banned most vehicle use downtown and Hong Kong said it would close schools... Read full article: Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes school...→

Wuhan Bans Cars, Hong Kong Closes Schools as Virus Spreads

Wuhan Bans Cars, Hong Kong Closes Schools as Virus Spreads

China’s most festive holiday began in the shadow of a worrying new virus Saturday as the death toll surpassed 40, an unprecedented lockdown kept 36 million people from traveling and authorities canceled a host of Lunar New Year events. Read full article: Wuhan Bans Cars, Hong Kong Closes School...→

Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes schools as virus spreads

Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes schools as virus spreads

The virus-hit Chinese city of Wuhan is banning most vehicles from downtown, and Hong Kong is closing schools for two weeks as authorities try to stem the spread of an illness that has infected more than 1,200 people and killed 41. Read full article: Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes school...→

Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes schools as virus spreads

The virus-hit Chinese city of Wuhan, already on lockdown, banned most vehicle use downtown and Hong Kong said it would close schools for two weeks as authorities scrambled Saturday to stop the... Read full article: Wuhan bans cars, Hong Kong closes school...→

Hong Kong declares virus emergency, 2-week school closure

Hong Kong has declared the virus outbreak an emergency and will close primary and secondary schools for two more weeks after the Lunar New Year holiday. City leader Carrie Lam also announced... Read full article: Hong Kong declares virus emergency, 2-we...→

Major Chinese New Year Events have been canceled in Beijing, Hong Kong and Shanghai amid coronavirus outbreak fears

Major Chinese New Year Events have been canceled in Beijing, Hong Kong and Shanghai amid coronavirus outbreak fears

All major Chinese New Year celebrations and large-scale activities in Beijing as well as two Chinese New Year events in Hong Kong have been canceled. Read full article: Major Chinese New Year Events have been ...→

Hong Kong Lawmakers Demand Executive Does More to Stop Virus

Hong Kong Lawmakers Demand Executive Does More to Stop Virus

Pro-democracy lawmakers in Hong Kong protested against the city's Beijing-controlled executive on Thursday over its inadequate response to the coronavirus. Read full article: Hong Kong Lawmakers Demand Executive Doe...→

Ohio customs agents seize 3,700 'invasive' mitten crabs hidden in shipments from China, Hong Kong: officials

Customs agents in Cincinnati have seized approximately 3,700 mitten crabs, considered among the world’s most invasive species, from several shipments heading to the U.S. from China and Hong Kong. Read full article: Ohio customs agents seize 3,700 'invasiv...→

9 people traveling from Hong Kong screened at Logan Airport for new virus

9 people traveling from Hong Kong screened at Logan Airport for new virus

They were evaluated by Boston medics and a nurse who was in contact with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read full article: 9 people traveling from Hong Kong screen...→

Hong Kong Confirms First Wuhan Virus Case, Endangering Protests

Hong Kong Confirms First Wuhan Virus Case, Endangering Protests

Hong Kong confirmed its first case of a mystery coronavirus originating in Wuhan, China, on Wednesday after weeks of expanding its power. Read full article: Hong Kong Confirms First Wuhan Virus Cas...→

The Latest: Hong Kong chief in Davos as city mired in crises

4:05 p.m.... Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam, who is facing multiple crises back home, has made an appearance at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, to talk about the Asian financial center's future. Read full article: The Latest: Hong Kong chief in Davos as ...→

Hong Kong Protest Attracts 150,000 Before Police Violently Crack Down

Hong Kong Protest Attracts 150,000 Before Police Violently Crack Down

Local media reported that 150,000 people in Hong Kong attended a protest Sunday demanding the world impose sanctions on China. Read full article: Hong Kong Protest Attracts 150,000 Befor...→

Officers beaten after police disband Hong Kong democracy rally - Breitbart

Officers beaten after police disband Hong Kong democracy rally - Breitbart

Hong Kong (AFP) – Several police officers were beaten bloody by pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong Sunday as violence erupted at a rally calling Read full article: Officers beaten after police disband Hon...→

Thousands-strong Hong Kong protest cut short by clashes

Clashes broke out between protesters and police in Hong Kong on Sunday, cutting short a rally after thousands had gathered at a park to call for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese... Read full article: Thousands-strong Hong Kong protest cut s...→

Clashes cut short Hong Kong protest

Clashes cut short Hong Kong protest

“We want real universal suffrage,” the protesters chanted. “Disband the police force, free Hong Kong!” Read full article: Clashes cut short Hong Kong protest ...→

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Communist Party | WTOP

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Communist Party | WTOP

HONG KONG (AP) — A public park in Hong Kong on Sunday overflowed with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party. Sporting their movement’s… Read full article: Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of...→

Hong Kong airline stops pregnancy tests for Saipan travelers

Hong Kong airline stops pregnancy tests for Saipan travelers

Hong Kong Express has apologized for requiring some passengers bound for the U.S. territory of Saipan to take pregnancy tests Read full article: Hong Kong airline stops pregnancy tests ...→

Hong Kong Protesters Call for Boycott of Communist Party

A public park in Hong Kong on Sunday overflowed with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party.Sporting their movement's trademark black clothing and face masks, rally participants packed into Chater Garden, not far... Read full article: Hong Kong Protesters Call for Boycott of...→

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousands rally

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousands rally

Hong Kong police have fired tear gas at a public park that was overflowing with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party Read full article: Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousa...→

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousands rally

Hong Kong police fired tear gas Sunday at a public park that was overflowing with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party. Read full article: Hong Kong police fire tear gas as thousa...→

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Communist Party

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Communist Party

A public park in Hong Kong is overflowing with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party Read full article: Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of...→

Hong Kong Protesters Call for Boycott of Communist Party

Hong Kong Protesters Call for Boycott of Communist Party

A public park in Hong Kong on Sunday overflowed with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party. Sporting their movement’s trademark black clothing and face masks, rally participants packed into Chater Garden, not far from the city’s Legislative Council building. They held up signs that read “Free Hong Kong” and waved American and British flags. Read full article: Hong Kong Protesters Call for Boycott of...→

Hong Kong leader says special status can endure beyond 2047

Hong Kong leader says special status can endure beyond 2047

Hong Kong's leader Carrie Lam says the ''one country, two systems'' framework under which the city enjoys freedoms unknown in China could continue after a 2047 deadline if loyalty to Beijing is upheld Read full article: Hong Kong leader says special status can...→