Refinery29 - 20 min 9 sec ago
Chanel cruise shows are the stuff of legend. There was the time Karl Lagerfeld took over Havana's Paseo del Prado , Cuba's historic boulevard that leads to the city's cultural center. Then the time Lagerfeld outdid himself, staging a marina inside the Grand Palais. Chanel boasts a long list of thematic sets like a rocket ship , a sea of icebergs , an Eiffel Tower replica , a supermarket , a carousel, a waterfall , and more that serve as centerpieces at the house's elaborate fashion...
Newsweek - 1 hour 45 min ago
China has continued to defend its stance on supporting the Hong Kong government amid widespread protests as a video emerged of local police appearing to beat a detained man in the semi-autonomous city.
CBS News - 1 hour 59 min ago
Facebook and Twitter have suspended hundreds of accounts they say were funded by China to spread disinformation against protesters in Hong Kong. CNET executive editor Roger Cheng joined CBSN with more.
Forbes - 3 hours 33 min ago
Turmoil in the Hong Kong market has put a damper on global Swiss watch sales for the first half of 2019, but exports to the U.S. market improved for the first half, and continued to rise in the month of July, according to the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry (FH).
NPR - 4 hours 2 min ago
For months, Hong Kong has been at a boiling point, teeming with protesters and police officers. Here's an overview of what's been going on and why.
CBS News - 4 hours 39 min ago
Facebook and Twitter are blocking accounts from China that the companies say spread misinformation against pro-democracy protestors in Hong Kong. Axios media reporter Sara Fischer joined CBSN with more on this, and an exclusive Facebook report.
Fox News - 4 hours 56 min ago
British officials are "extremely concerned" after a consulate employee in Hong Kong disappeared several days ago after making a business trip to mainland China where he was reportedly detained.
Financial Times - 4 hours 58 min ago
Any aggressive crackdown by Beijing risks sparking sharp backlash from Washington...
The Hill - 6 hours 4 min ago
Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) told conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt a crackdown by China on ongoing demonstrations in Hong Kong would be a "grave" mistake."[I]t would be a grave miscalculation of historic proportion for Beijing to crack down on Hong...
CBS News - 6 hours 33 min ago
Twitter and Facebook announce removal of profiles linked to Chinese "state-backed information operation"...
New York Times - 6 hours 44 min ago
Demonstrators gathered at Victoria Park in Hong Kong over the weekend.
Time - 6 hours 52 min ago
Mooncakes are traditionally served during mid-Autumn festivals...
ABC News - 7 hours 13 min ago
More than 200,000 accounts are believed to be linked to the Chinese government.
NY Post - 7 hours 15 min ago
China said on Tuesday it had a right to put out its own views after Twitter and Facebook said they had dismantled a state-backed social media campaign originating in mainland China that sought to undermine protests in Hong Kong. Twitter said on Monday it suspended 936 accounts and the operations appeared to be a coordinated...
The Hill - 7 hours 17 min ago
Two Hong Kong police officers were arrested Tuesday in connection to a video from June which showed them hitting a 62-year-old man as he was strapped to a gurney in a hospital, the New York Times reported.The pro-democracy lawmaker who released...
NY Post - 7 hours 30 min ago
A staffer at the British Consulate General in Hong Kong has been detained in mainland China for more than 10 days — according to his girlfriend, who claims her beau urged her to pray for him when he crossed the border. Simon Cheng Man-kit, a trade and investment officer at the Scottish Development International section...
CNBC - 7 hours 34 min ago
"If it ends in a way that there was violence -- the president said something like Tiananmen Square -- that it would make it more difficult" to reach a trade deal, Pompeo told CNBC's "Squawk Box."...
NBC News - 7 hours 37 min ago
The British Foreign Office said the employee had visited Shenzhen, a city in Guangdong Province southeastern China.
CBS News - 7 hours 58 min ago
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss whether ISIS is regaining strength, tensions with Iran, the continuing protests in Hong Kong and criticism of his alliance with President Trump.
Canoe News - 8 hours 3 min ago
BEIJING — China said on Tuesday it had a right to put out its own views after Twitter and Facebook said they had dismantled a state-backed social media campaign originating in mainland China that sought to undermine protests in Hong Kong. Twitter Inc said on Monday it suspended 936 accounts and the operations appeared to […]...
The Hill - 8 hours 43 min ago
Hong Kong's leader called for an open dialogue between the city's government and protesters on Tuesday following another weekend of massive protests in the city.The city's chief executive, Carrie Lam, said Tuesday in a statement that protesters...
Time - 8 hours 47 min ago
The incident comes at a sensitive time for the U.K. and China...
Reuters - 9 hours 8 min ago
Pilots and cabin crew at Hong Kong's Cathay Pacific Airways described a "white terror" of political denunciations, sackings and phone searches by Chinese aviation officials amid anti-government protests gripping the former British colony.
Reuters - 9 hours 28 min ago
A Malaysian program to attract wealthy foreigners to live in the Southeast Asian nation has drawn 251 applications from Hong Kong residents this year, compared with 193 approved last year from the Chinese-ruled city, a government official said.