New scuffles break out at Hong Kong protest site


New scuffles broke out Friday night between Hong Kong riot police and pro-democracy activists in Mongkok…

Beijing condemns Japan PM’s offerings to shrine


Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent religious offerings Friday to a Tokyo shrine honoring the war dead…

Hong Kong leader offers talks as anger mounts


Hong Kong’s leader tried to soothe tensions with student-led democracy protesters by reviving an offer of talks…

Officers suspended for allegedly beating protester


Seven Hong Kong police officers who were allegedly beating up a handcuffed protester have been suspended…

Clash at construction site leaves 8 dead in China


Eight people were killed in a clash between construction workers and villagers in Yunnan…

Sources say Xi Jinping won’t back down on Hong Kong protest


Sources said Xi Jinping won’t use military force against the pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong…

China sentences 12 to death for Xinjiang violence


A court in Xinjiang has sentenced to death 12 people blamed for terrorist attacks that killed 37 people in July…

China approves Universal theme park in Beijing


China has approved the development of a $3.3 billion Universal theme park in Beijing that would be the first..

China bans old, new works by wayward entertainers


Chinese authorities have ordered television stations, cinemas, online entertainment sites and other outlets…

Rare tiger released by Putin strays into China


A rare Siberian tiger released into the wild by Russian President Vladimir Putin has strayed into China and may be in danger…