Beijing sets its sights on Hong Kong

Turbulent times lie ahead for Hong Kong(Photo: Unsplash/Joshua J Cotten)Just about a year ago, voters in Hong Kong sent a loud and clear message to Beijing: They would not lose the freedoms they enjoyed. In fact, pro-democracy forces there won 389 of 452 parliamentary seats in that election more than 3x their previous total. Even more,... Read more

Dorian destroys Bahamas, units sights on U.S. shoreline – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Bahamas (MNN) — All eyes stay on Hurricane Dorian because the storm threatens the U.S. shoreline. In the meantime, authorities and support businesses start to uncover a path of destruction left behind within the Bahamas. Dorian arrived Sunday as a Class 5 hurricane, reportedly one of many strongest storms to ever hit the Bahamas.... Read more