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Firechat. (CBS)

Hong Kong Protesters Using Bay Area-Based App To Work Around Beijing Internet-Block

Protesters in Hong Kong are using creative tools to coordinate their demonstrations, including a San Francisco-Bay Area app Firechat.

9 hours ago

This image from video captured by a drone shows the massive scope of pro-democracy protests on the streets of Hong Kong. (Source: Nero Chan via Youtube)

Drone Video Shows Massive Scope Of Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Protests

Video shot from a drone showed the massive scope of demonstrations in Hong Kong Monday.

11 hours ago

Japan Volcano Erupts

Sunday Morning Headline Video: Alameda Fires, Japan Volcano, More

Top of the news: Arsonists set 8 blazes in Alameda, 30 feared dead in Japan when volcano erupts, Hong Kong protest, more.

09/28/2014

Twitter user NSK_CPT tweeted this picture of damage left when a passenger hit his head during the South African Airways flight. (Source: Twitter user NSK_CPT)

20 Passengers Hurt By Severe Turbulence On South African Airways Flight

Passengers survived severe turbulence on a South African Airways flight from Johannesburg to Hong Kong.

07/16/2014

Cathay Pacific 747. (LAURENT FIEVET/AFP/Getty Images)

Cathay Pacific Flight From SFO To Hong Kong Hits Turbulence, Several Injured

Cathay Pacific Airways says nine people were injured when a Boeing 747 hit severe turbulence over Japan.

02/18/2014

Bruce Lee jumpsuit & his nunchaku (credit: PHILIPPE LOPEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Bruce Lee ‘Game of Death’ Jumpsuit Fetches $100K At Auction

The iconic yellow jumpsuit worn onscreen by Bruce Lee was sold at a Hong Kong auction…

12/05/2013

Suke Haan Yu Cheng (L) and her daughter Wendy Tan (R) at Cheng's U.S. citizenship swearing-in ceremony, December 3, 2013. (Melissa Culross/CBS)

100-Year-Old Fremont Woman Becomes U.S. Citizen

Suke Haan Yu Cheng came to the United States in 2004 and just this week, the 100-year-old Fremont woman became a U.S. citizen.

12/04/2013

Bruce Lee in "Enter The Dragon" (credit: Warner Bros)

Hong Kong Opens Exhibit To Honor Kung Fu Star Bruce Lee

The Hong Kong government has teamed up with the Bruce Lee Foundation to put together an exhibition to showcase the late star’s life…

07/20/2013

iPhone 4 - 2010

Sacramento Couple Made $4M Selling Stolen Phones, Officials Say

A California couple were arraigned Tuesday on charges they collected hundreds of stolen smartphones from across the nation, then sold them in Hong Kong for as much as $2,000 each.

03/12/2013

Gold Jewelry

Arrests Made In Scam Targeting Elderly SF Asian Women

Several women from Hong Kong were arrested at San Francisco International Airport in connection with a scam to rob elderly Asian women of jewelry and cash.

05/17/2012

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