The police used pepper spray and water cannons against demonstrators, as tens of thousands of protesters surrounded the city’s Legislative Council.
Demonstrations this week over a proposed law that would allow extraditions to mainland China have produced some of the city’s biggest shows of dissent in years.
A wave of concern has spread through a community of foreign consultants, investors and executives who have made the territory their home and regional headquarters.
Newly empowered Democrats are trying to address concern about housing costs that is helping to drive the debate over inequality.
How do you unite a fractious base and defeat President Trump? No one seems to know, but that isn’t stopping them from giving it a try.
The two men, who increasingly see each other as political foils and are eager to trade blows, were both set to appear in the critical primary state.
A newly disclosed investigation suggests that the biggest wildfire in California history was likely started by a single man and a single spark.
The president’s dramatic flourish came a day after Mexico’s foreign minister publicly denied that his country has an undisclosed immigration agreement with the U.S.
Democratic and Republican House leaders tried to broker a deal for an increase after a decade of frozen pay, but ran up against vulnerable freshman Democrats.
Daytrippers, cruise ships, home-sharing, cheap airlines: They all contribute to tourism saturation in European hotspots. But there are quieter alternatives, if you know where to look.
Are we merely reproducing privilege or is there something to salvage in the system we have now?
Accurate predictions of Earth’s warming require computers that are too expensive for one country or institution.
The direction and results are obvious.
Republicans are abandoning language that has long been standard in abortion bans. Why?
It is refreshing, yet bitter.
And he should start with Europe.
There’s a word for his insinuations that something is wrong with Joe Biden. It’s “sick.”
Only a few Republican senators stand in the way of the most consequential reform legislation in more than a decade.
This is no way to pick a presidential nominee.
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The First Step Act was aimed at righting racial disparities in drug sentencing. So far, more than 1,000 inmates have benefited.
The island’s cooking used to exist under the vast umbrella of “Chinese food” in the United States. A group of chefs and restaurateurs is changing that.
Psychedelics are back, now in the language of health and wellness. Michael Pollan, Ayelet Waldman, and T.C. Boyle weigh in.
The family of Tommaso Buscetta, whose testimony figured in hundreds of Mafia convictions, agreed to appear in a new documentary.