Carrie Lam acknowledged that the protests had left her in turmoil, but vowed not to resign. Those close to Beijing say it would not let her even if she wanted to.
The renminbi fell past the key point of 7 to the U.S. dollar, in a signal that Beijing may be willing to use devaluation as a trade war weapon.
The Babylon Bee says Snopes went too far in fact-checking a satirical story. Snopes had suggested the Bee twisted its joke to deceive readers.
The chain has closed additional stores in the United States as it expands abroad, and told former employees that they will not be paid.
The tech billionaire argues that the company is selling an advanced military technology, artificial intelligence, to America’s main rival.
The jury had found that the singer, her record company and collaborators were liable for copyright infringement because parts of the song resembled a Christian rap song by the artist Flame.
The son of Indian immigrants read Greek philosophy and worked at McKinsey before joining a giant drugmaker.
The candidates sparred angrily over whether to wipe out private health insurance and institute a government-run health system.
Tariffs first looked like a temporary bargaining tool. Now they’re starting to look like the new normal.
A Florida county judge threw out evidence against the Patriots owner that had been obtained from surveillance videos and a traffic stop.