Hong Kong Deadline Passed

Hong Kong Deadline Passed

Protesters have demanded Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying’s resignation by midnight of Wednesday but that deadline has passed. Hong Kong’s chief executive, instead, demanded the protesters cease their campaign “immediately.” Meanwhile, the pro-democracy protests reached its sixth day with no advantages. Tens of thousands of protesters have impeded the streets for a week now […]

Police in Hong Kong Use Tear Gas Against Protesters

Police in Hong Kong Use Tear Gas Against Protesters

Violence between authorities and protesters has continued to rise in Hong Kong city, with police forces now using tear-gas against pro-democracy demonstrators. The protest, which began earlier this week, surrounded government buildings in Hong Kong and led to a stand-off between civilians and law enforcement until it suddenly escalated on Sunday. In response to actions […]

Hong Kong Freak Hail and Black Rain Storm Proof of Global Warming? [Video]

Hong Kong Freak Hail and Black Rain Storm Proof of Global Warming? [Video]

Yesterday Hong Kong was battered by hail stones the size of golf balls and intense “black rain” in a storm that might serve as tangible proof of the effects of global warming. “Black rain” is a weather warning term used by the Hong Kong Observatory to describe rain that falls at over seven centimeters per […]