Hong Kong police break up protests as summer of discontent shows no sign of let-up

Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas on Friday to clear renewed protests outside a subway station on the densely populated Kowloon peninsula, the latest clashes in 14 weeks of sometimes violent anti-government unrest. Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announced concessions this week to try to end the protests, including formally scrapping a […]

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2 officers wore disguises, damaged cars of man who filed complaint against them: prosecutors

Two New Jersey officers are accused of wearing disguises and damaging a man’s vehicles after he filed a complaint against them, prosecutors said. Asbury Park police officers Stephen Martinsen, 29, and Thomas Dowling, 26, allegedly vandalized two cars in two separate incidents in Ocean Grove and Asbury Park early in the morning on Tuesday, the […]

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