Q&A: How the Hong Kong protests converged at Poly U

HONG KONG (AP) — Anti-government protesters are occupying Hong Kong Polytechnic University after retreating from the other campuses where they had held demonstrations last week. The ongoing confrontat...

100 protesters still holed up in Hong Kong university

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong’s leader says an estimated 100 protesters remain holed up in one of the city’s main universities that had been blockaded by police. Leader Carrie Lam said ...

Hong Kong police storm university held by protesters

HONG KONG (AP) — Police breached a Hong Kong university campus held by protesters early Monday after an all-night siege that included firing repeated barrages of tear gas and water cannons. A...

AP Photos: Violence engulfs Hong Kong university campus

HONG KONG (AP) — Bows and arrows, rocks, bricks, Molotov cocktails, blue dye fired from water cannons, and tear gas engulfing Hong Kong’s Polytechnic University were the defining images Sunday as anti...

Officer shot with arrow as protesters make stand at Hong Kong university

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In a moment reminiscent of medieval warfare, a Hong Kong police officer was shot with an arrow Sunday afternoon (Nov. 17) as police encroached on Polytechnic University (P...

Chinese students head to mainland, fleeing Hong Kong unrest

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — The mainland Chinese students arriving from Hong Kong huddled with their suitcases, waiting for a bus to take them to temporary accommodation in this city across the border from...

Rebellious students abandon occupation of Hong Kong campus

HONG KONG (AP) — Rebellious students and anti-government protesters abandoned their occupation of at least one major Hong Kong university after a near weeklong siege by police, but some other sc...

Hong Kong protesters issue demands, begin leaving university

HONG KONG (AP) — Many of the protesters who had barricaded themselves in a Hong Kong university this week began to leave Friday after temporarily clearing a road they had blocked and demanding t...

The Latest: Protesters leaving Hong Kong university campus

HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on the protests in Hong Kong (all times local): 5 p.m. Protesters who barricaded themselves in a Hong Kong university this week have beg...

Holed up in university, Hong Kong protesters issue demands

HONG KONG (AP) — Protesters holed up in a Hong Kong university have partially cleared a road they were blocking and are demanding the government commit to holding local elections on Nov. 24. ...

Taiwan professor bashes Hong Kong student protesters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid the escalating violence across Hong Kong university campuses, City University of Hong Kong (CityU) President Way Kuo (郭位), a Taiwanese citizen, has received internati...

Hong Kong police say protesters out of control, deny curfew

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong police warned protesters on Thursday that they were moving “one step closer to terrorism” by sinking the city into chaos, as riot squads skirmished with mi...

284 Taiwanese students evacuated from chaos at Hong Kong universities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As violence continues at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and other college campuses in the city, the Taiwanese government has assisted with the evacuation of 28...

Taiwan's President, DPP condemn Hong Kong police violence at university campus

President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) and members of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) have condemned the actions of the Hong Kong police for their attacks on student protesters at a Hong Kong univ...

Chinese students in Hong Kong flee fearing attacks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – There are media reports of more than a dozen Chinese students fleeing or planning to leave Hong Kong over fears they will be attacked, amid growing anti-China sentiment. ...