5 Must-See Sights In Hong KongWant to make the most of your Hong Kong vacation? Check out these five must-see sights from Jan-Philipp Sendker, author of "Whispering Shadows."
Report: NSA Leaker Edward Snowden Avoids Extradition, Bound For EcuadorAn Aeroflot flight from Hong Kong believed to be carrying Edward Snowden landed in Moscow. On Sunday afternoon, WikiLeaks said Snowden was going to Ecuador to seek asylum.
Man Who Ranted About Poison, CIA On Plane Had Worked For State DepartmentA man who went on a rant about national security on a flight from Hong Kong to Newark-Liberty International Airport Monday once worked for the U.S. State Department.
Man Ranting About Poison, CIA Aboard Hong Kong-To-Newark Flight In CustodyHe's an American believed to be in his 30s, and claimed his name is Daniel Morgan Perry, during an anti-government rant recorded on a cell phone about nine hours into the 16-hour flight.
New Yorkers Come Out In Support Of NSA WhistleblowerA rally was held in Union Square Monday to support the the American intelligence contractor who disclosed U.S. government surveillance programs.
Fifth Avenue No Longer The World's Top Retail AddressIt's the first time in 11 years that the strip from 49th to 59th streets has been booted from the top of the list commanding the highest retail rents worldwide, according to a report by real estate firm Cushman & Wakefield Inc.
Gov. Cuomo Picks Former NYC Deputy Mayor For MTA ChiefJoseph Lhota served as deputy mayor for operations under Mayor Rudy Giuliani. He oversaw day-to-day management of the city, and supervised city agencies.
MTA Chairman Jay Walder Announces ResignationJay Walder is resigning as chairman and chief executive officer of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority effective Oct. 21.
Bloomberg To Promote Electric Taxis In CitiesMayor Bloomberg vowed to promote the use of electric taxis as he addressed a global coalition of major cities -- the C40 conference in Hong Kong.