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Hong Kong leader offers 'most sincere apology' over law turmoil

Jun 18, 2019 - 4:52 PM

'I personally have to shoulder much of the responsibility. This has led to controversies, disputes and anxieties in society,' Lam says during a press conference

CARRIE LAM. Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks during a press conference at the government headquarters in Hong Kong on June 18, 2019. Photo by Anthony Wallace/AFP

Beijing says will 'firmly support' Hong Kong leader Lam

Jun 17, 2019 - 6:06 PM

Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang says the protests are 'not in line with the mainstream public opinion in Hong Kong'

MORE PROTESTS. Protesters gather again to rally outside the Legislative Council government offices against a controversial extradition bill in Hong Kong on June 17, 2019. Photo by Isaac Lawrence/AFP

Protesters control key roads after historic Hong Kong rally

Jun 17, 2019 - 10:17 AM

By Monday morning the crowds drop to just a few hundred largely young protesters occupying a major highway outside the city's parliament and some nearby streets

HONG KONG PROTESTS. Police arrive to negotiate with protesters to clear a road in Hong Kong early on June 17, 2019. Photo by Isaac Lawrence/AFP

Hong Kong leader apologizes as record rally chokes city

Jun 16, 2019 - 9:24 PM

(3rd UPDATE) Carrie Lam's office admits that shortcomings in how her administration handled the extradition law 'led to a lot of conflict and disputes'

Thousands of protesters dressed in black take part in a rally against a controversial extradition law proposal in Hong Kong on June 16, 2019. - Hundreds of thousands of protesters choked Hong Kong's streets for a second straight on June 16 in a defiant rebuke of a reviled extradition law, piling pressure on the city's embattled pro-Beijing leader despite a weekend climbdown. (Photo by HECTOR RETAMAL / AFP)

Hong Kong leader halts extradition bill but opponents vow fresh rally

Jun 15, 2019 - 3:39 PM

(6th UPDATE) Jimmy Sham, from the main protest group the Civil Human Rights Front, says they would push ahead with the planned massive rally on Sunday, June 16

EXTRADITION BILL. Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks during a press conference on the controversial extradition bill at the government headquarters in Hong Kong on June 15, 2019. Photo by Hector Retamal / AFP

Hong Kong gov't to 'pause' divisive extradition bill – reports

Jun 15, 2019 - 12:06 PM

'Shouldn't we cool the citizens down? I think to postpone it for a little bit is not a bad thing. At this moment, the government should self-examine,' says Ann Chiang, a hardcore pro-Beijing lawmaker

PARALYZED. Protesters block roads during a rally against a controversial extradition law proposal outside the government headquarters in Hong Kong on June 12, 2019. Photo by Dale de la Rey/AFP

Pressure mounts on Hong Kong leader from her own allies

Jun 14, 2019 - 4:36 PM

Opposition to the extradition bill unites an unusually wide cross section of Hong Kong against the proposal, sparking huge rallies

CARRIE LAM. Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam smiles as she arrives before speaking at the Caixin Summit in Hong Kong on June 10, 2019. Photo by Anthony Wallace/AFP

Hong Kong leader refuses to scrap extradition bill despite rally

Jun 10, 2019 - 12:59 PM

The decision sets Carrie Lam's administration on a collision course with opponents who have vowed to ramp up their protests if their demands are not met

CARRIE LAM. Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks during a press conference at the government headquarters in Hong Kong on June 10, 2019, a day after the city witnessed its largest street protest in at least 15 years as crowds massed against plans to allow extraditions to China. Photo by Anthony Wallace/AFP

Lacson to probe Batocabe slay, other killings

Dec 22, 2018 - 7:32 PM

(UPDATED) 'If these personalities who have security detail are not safe, what more the ordinary Filipino?' says Senator Panfilo Lacson

China's president launches Hong Kong-mainland mega bridge

Oct 23, 2018 - 10:32 AM

It is the second major infrastructure project tying Hong Kong to mainland China to launch in a matter of weeks, after the opening of a high-speed rail link in September

IN CHARTS: Boracay is bursting at the seams

Oct 12, 2018 - 7:45 PM

Boracay has exceeded its capacity in terms of population, infrastructure, and waste generated

CAPACITY. The carrying capacity study of the DENR showed the many ways Boracay exceeded its capacity. File photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

Hong Kong leader refuses to explain journalist visa denial

Oct 09, 2018 - 2:31 PM

Facing questions for the first time since the visa denial emerged last week, Chief Executive Carrie Lam says the decision has been handed down by immigration authorities

Customs X-ray machines can't track shabu wrapped in lead, foil, plastic

Aug 14, 2018 - 6:54 PM

'Will our X-ray machine be able to detect it? The answer is no. The answer is no because of our machine,' says Customs X-ray chief Zsae Carrie de Guzman

OUTDATED? Bureau of Customs commissioner Isidro Lapeña and PDEA Director General Aaron Aquino extract the alleged shabu worth P3.4 billion inside steel cases during a press conference at the Manila International Container Port (MICP) in Port Area, Manila on August 7, 2018. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Carrie Fisher makes posthumous return to 'Star Wars'

Jul 28, 2018 - 9:31 AM

The final installment of 'Star Wars' is due for release worldwide in December next year

PRINCESS LEIA. In this file photo taken on December 16, 2015, actress Carrie Fisher (R) poses with a storm trooper as she attends the opening of the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' in central London. Photo by Leon Neal/AFP

If calm holds, Israel to reopen Gaza Strip for goods crossing

Jul 23, 2018 - 7:28 AM

United Nations officials call for restrictions to be lifted as Gaza Strip faces serious fuel shortages affecting hospitals as well as water and sanitation facilities

GUARDED. Israeli soldiers ride in the turret of a Merkava battle tank near the Kibbutz of Nahal Oz, along the border with the Gaza Strip on July 20, 2018. Photo by Jack Guez/AFP

246 priests, ministers want to carry firearms outside their homes – PNP

Jun 20, 2018 - 2:25 PM

This announcement from the Philippine National Police follows the series of killings of priests in the country

PNP CHIEF. Director General Oscar Albayalde during press conference at Camp Crame on Monday, June 11, 2018. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Cops should always carry their guns, even when off-duty, says PNP chief

Mar 23, 2018 - 7:41 PM

To prevent crimes, the PNP chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa wants policemen to carry their guns at all times, even when they are off-duty and in civilian clothes

WHO'S NEXT? PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa speaks to reporters at the PMA homecoming in Baguio City. File photo by Rambo Talabong/Rappler

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Carrie Fisher wins posthumous Grammy for memoir

Jan 29, 2018 - 9:30 AM

The late 'Star Wars' actress wins the award for Best Spoken Word Album for 'The Princess Diarist'

Lebron James carries Cleveland Cavs, Clippers edge Wizards

Dec 10, 2017 - 2:27 PM

James had a hand in Cleveland's final 22 points of the game as he finished with 30 points, 13 rebounds and 13 assists in 39 minutes

Hong Kongers must stand up for China, says leader Lam

Oct 11, 2017 - 5:32 PM

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam, making her first policy address since she came to power earlier this year, skirts the subject of political reform as the city's pro-democracy forces contend with an increasingly assertive Beijing

CARRIE LAM ON HONG KONG. Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam pauses while answering a question during a press conference after her first policy address at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong on October 11, 2017. Photo by Anthony Wallace/AFP

WATCH: Rey trains with Luke in new 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' trailer

Oct 10, 2017 - 10:56 AM

'I need someone to show me my place in all this' says Rey to Kylo Ren

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WATCH: Behind the scenes of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

Jul 16, 2017 - 4:21 AM

The scenes include the final appearance of Carrie Fisher

WATCH: Mark Hamill remembers Carrie Fisher at D23 Expo 2017

Jul 15, 2017 - 4:43 AM

Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher – also known as Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia Organa – are honored as Disney Legends at D23 Expo 2017

MARK HAMILL. The 'Star Wars' actor remembers the late Carrie Fisher as he accepts his Disney Legends award. Photo shows Mark Hamill at the 2017 Tony Awards on June 11, 2017 in New York City. Photo by Angela Weiss/AFP

China's Xi draws 'red line' in Hong Kong

Jul 01, 2017 - 2:10 PM

UPDATED President Xi Jinping says any threat to China s sovereignty and security or to the power of the central government crosses the red line and is absolutely impermissible

RED LINE. Chinese President Xi Jinping in Belgrade on June 18, 2016. File photo by Oliver Bunic/AFP

Hong Kong's new leader Carrie Lam

Jul 01, 2017 - 11:21 AM

Lam came from humble origins growing up in a modest family of 5 children in the crowded district of Wanchai But recent gaffes have fanned criticism that she is out of touch with ordinary people

NEW LEADER. Hong Kong's incoming leader Carrie Lam (R) and her husband Lam Siu-por (front L) arrive to attend a flag-raising ceremony at Golden Bauhinia Square in Hong Kong on July 1, 2017 to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR). Photo by Dale de la Rey/AFP

Hong Kong in Beijing's shadow 20 years after handover

Jun 27, 2017 - 2:00 PM

The 20th anniversary of the Hong Kong handover comes at a time when many fear the semi autonomous city s freedoms are being lost to an ever more assertive Beijing

In this photo taken on April 27, 2017, a poster commemorating the 20th anniversary since the city was handed back to China by colonial ruler Britain is displayed near the hoisted flags of Hong Kong (3rd R) and China (2nd R) on a waterfront promenade in Hong Kong. Anthony Wallace/AFP

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Carrie Fisher autopsy reveals cocaine, ecstasy

Jun 20, 2017 - 10:25 AM

The toxicology report also reveals quantities of alcohol and opiates in the Star Wars actress system

Billie Lourd leads tribute for mom Carrie Fisher in ‘Stars Wars’ celebration

Apr 14, 2017 - 1:30 PM

Billie recalls how her mother was not afraid to speak up about her imperfections

WATCH: William Moseley on crowdfunding and 'Carrie Pilby'

Mar 30, 2017 - 6:19 PM

Actor William Moseley talks about the indie movie Carrie Pilby his upcoming projects and more

Hong Kong targets activists day after vote

Mar 27, 2017 - 1:37 PM

3rd UPDATE Police have informed several leading campaigners who took part in the Umbrella Movement of 2014 that they would be charged in connection with the rallies

PROTEST SYMBOL. In this file photo, a Hong Kong flag in which petals of the city's emblem, the bauhinia flower, have been replaced by yellow umbrellas is displayed at the main protest site in the Admiralty district of Hong Kong on October 23, 2014. Philippe Lopez/AFP

Tawa dan tangis untuk Carrie Fisher dan Debbie Reynold

Mar 27, 2017 - 12:05 PM

Aktor Dan Aykroyd dan penyanyi James Blunt adalah beberapa bintang yang mengenang Carrie dan Debbie yang meninggal dunia Desember 2016 lalu

Foto oleh Ethan Miller/Getty Images North America/AFP.

Lucasfilm on CGI Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing in 'Rogue One'

Mar 27, 2017 - 11:13 AM

Subhead: In a bonus featurette the team behind the film talks about putting the late actor Peter Cushing back on film and making a youthful Princess Leia

China's favorite Lam wins Hong Kong leadership, vows to heal rifts

Mar 26, 2017 - 3:38 PM

UPDATED Carrie Lam: Hong Kong our home is suffering from quite a serious divisiveness and has accumulated a lot of frustrations My priority will be to heal the divide

NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE. In this file photo, Carrie Lam addresses a press conference in Hong Kong on July 15, 2014. Philippe Lopez/AFP

Tears and laughter for Debbie Reynolds, Carrie Fisher

Mar 26, 2017 - 12:08 PM

Actor Dan Aykroyd and singer James Blunt are among the stars who remembered Carrie and Debbie who died in December

(FILES) This file photo taken on January 24, 2015 shows Debbie Reynolds (R), recipient of the Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award, and her daughter Carrie Fisher posing in the press room during the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California.  Film legend Debbie Reynolds died on December 28, 2016 after suffering a stroke, a day after the death of her movie star daughter Carrie Fisher, US media reported. / AFP PHOTO / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / Ethan Miller

Divided Hong Kong gets new leader as China looks on

Mar 26, 2017 - 7:43 AM

UPDATED Carrie Lam is selected as Hong Kong s new leader by a mainly pro China committee in an election dismissed as a sham by democracy activists who fear the loss of the city s cherished freedoms

POWER CENTER. In this file photo, the flags of China (top) and Hong Kong are seen hoisted outside the Legislative Council (Legco) building in Hong Kong on November 16, 2016. Anthony Wallace/AFP

Permits to carry firearms suspended in Pasay, Parañaque on Miss Universe day

Jan 29, 2017 - 2:10 PM

The suspension order is in effect Sunday January 29 and Monday January 30

SUSPENDED. Police chief Director General Ronald Dela Rosa issues suspension of Permit to Carry Firearms Outside Residence in Paranaque and Pasay City

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No digital Carrie Fisher planned for future Star Wars

Jan 14, 2017 - 9:15 PM

Lucasfilm insists that Star Wars: Episode VIII where Fisher will be reprising her role as Princess Leia will be the last one featuring the actress

CARRIE FISHER. Actress Carrie Fisher speaks onstage during Wizard World Comic Con Chicago 2016 on August 21, 2016 in Rosemont, Illinois. File photo by Daniel Boczarski/Getty Images/AFP

Hong Kong deputy resigns, tipped for leadership bid

Jan 12, 2017 - 5:18 PM

Hong Kong s number two official Carrie Lam resigns ahead of what is widely expected to be a bid by the tough pro Beijing figure to lead the divided city

In this file photo, Hong Kong's Chief Secretary Carrie Lam addresses a press conference in Hong Kong on July 15, 2014.  Philippe Lopez/AFP

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Stars pay tribute to Debbie Reynolds, Carrie Fisher at private memorial

Jan 06, 2017 - 11:10 AM

Stars like Meryl Streep Holly Hunter Ellen Barkin and more head to the Beverly Hills compound where the late two stars lived

WATCH: Deleted Carrie Fisher scene in 'The Force Awakens'

Dec 31, 2016 - 5:11 PM

A writer of Star Wars: The Force Awakens posts a clip of Carrie Fisher s character Leia Organa that didn t make it to the 2015 film

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