Thousands attend pro-Beijing rally in Hong Kong

Nov 13, 2016

Thousands attend pro-Beijing rally in Hong Kong

Thousands of people attended a pro-Beijing rally in Hong Kong on Sunday in support of China’s decision to effectively bar two pro-independence legislators from taking office, as fears grow of the city’s freedoms being under threat. Beijing’s ruling last week preempted a decision by ...

Nov 13, 2016

Two U.S. servicemen arrested for drunken driving in Okinawa

Two U.S. servicemen in Okinawa Prefecture were arrested in separate drunken driving incidents late Friday and early Saturday. Arrested by the Okinawa Prefectural Police were a 29-year-old staff sergeant assigned to the U.S. Army’s Torii Station in the village of Yomitan and a 23-year-old ...

Cops turn out in thousands to honor slain NYC sergeant

Nov 11, 2016

Cops turn out in thousands to honor slain NYC sergeant

Thousands of police officers from across the nation paid tribute Thursday to a New York City police sergeant who was killed during a gunfight last week. Throngs of officers stood shoulder-to-shoulder for nearly a mile as the hearse carrying the body Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo ...

Indonesian women killed in Hong Kong are forgotten at home

Nov 3, 2016

Indonesian women killed in Hong Kong are forgotten at home

The Hong Kong trial of a British stock trader who murdered two Indonesian women and horrifically tortured one of them, recording the three-day ordeal on his phone, has barely registered in the victims’ home country, let alone elicited shock or sympathy. Poor and vulnerable, ...