Society

  1. Hong Kong activists protesting Chinese traders clash with police

    Clashes at latest Hong Kong anti-extradition march

    Tens of thousands rallied in Hong Kong on Sunday driven by deep-seated anger at the government’s handling of an extradition bill which has revived fears of Beijing attempting to erode freedoms in the former British colony.

    Region:
    Asia
    Category:
    Society
  1. A second earthquake hit Southern California

    Emergency officials in Southern California’s high desert braced for strong, potentially dangerous aftershocks from a major earthquake that damaged buildings, ruptured gas lines and sparked numerous fires near the quake’s remote epicenter.

    Region:
    United States
    Category:
    Society
    California earthquake: Larger 7.1 magnitude quake hits