(VATICAN CITY) -- Pope Francis announced Sunday he's elevating 21 clergymen from around the world to become cardinals in a ceremony later this year.The pope made the announcement during his noontime Sunday prayer from St. Peter's Square, saying the ceremony will be held on... Read More.
On Tuesday, Netflix released the teaser to Skull Island, the animated spinoff of the "Monsterverse" movies that kicked off with 2014's Godzilla. The snippet of the anime shows a group of humans marooned on the mysterious, monster-filled home of King Kong, tangling with its nasty inhabitants.
The Super Mario Bros. Movie is the number one movie in the world, with an opening weekend haul of more than $377 million. But co-star Jack Black had already become number one at home — when he was cast as Bowser."I did get some... Read More.
(HONG KONG) -- Four family members including the ex-husband of murdered Hong Kong socialite influencer Abby Choi appeared in court on Monday, in a horrific case that has stunned the city.On Sunday police said they discovered remains that are believed to belong to the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As the Chinese government increased its crackdown on political speech and dissenters in Hong Kong in recent years, tens of thousands of longtime residents have fled to nearby Taiwan to escape the oppression.For many ex-pats, like Annie Zhang, a former editor... Read More.
(HONG KONG) -- When Chinese President Xi Jinping stepped off a high speed train into Hong Kong on Thursday to throngs of flag waving residents and a traditional lion dance performance, it marked his first trip outside the borders of Mainland China in nearly... Read More.
(HONG KONG) -- Hong Kong’s divisive leader, Carrie Lam, announced on Monday that she will not run for a second five-year term, ending her 42-year political career.Lam presided over the city during its most politically turbulent years, which included the often-violent 2019 protests, the... Read More.
(HONG KONG) -- Hong Kong has announced significant changes to its strict COVID-19 border measures, which have been among the most stringent in the world.A flight ban from nine countries -- including the United States and the United Kingdom -- will be scrapped from... Read More.
(HONG KONG) -- As much the rest of the world learns to live with COVID-19, the highly infectious omicron variant has finally broken through Hong Kong’s once-lauded defenses.The city was a poster child for COVID control, after going long stretches of last year without... Read More.