At least 2 dead, 12 injured in HK after driverless bus rolls down hill and smashes into building

Two people are dead and at least 12 injured after a runaway school minibus mounted the sidewalk and ploughed into pedestrians before smashing into shops in North Point this afternoon. The accident occurred just before 2pm at the intersection of King’s Road and Hei Wo Street, according to Apple Daily. Speaking to reporters at a police briefing ...

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Conman swindles several Rolex sellers by renting luxury office spaces and wearing an expensive suit

Conman swindles several Rolex sellers by renting luxury office spaces and wearing an expensive suit

It’s a con right out of the Ocean’s 11 playbook. A serial jewel and watch thief, who remains on the run, has hoodwinked several luxury watch sellers by posing as a successful...

HK hurdler Vera Lui considers legal action against internet trolls amid online harassment following #metoo disclosure

HK hurdler Vera Lui considers legal action against internet trolls amid online harassment following #metoo disclosure

Hong Kong hurdler Vera Lui Lai-yiu , among the few prominent women in the city to reveal an experience of alleged sexual assault amid the #metoo movement, is considering legal...

Woman attacks driving test examiner after failing license test in Aberdeen

Woman attacks driving test examiner after failing license test in Aberdeen

Some people are bad at driving, others bad at dealing with failure. A few are bad at both. In the latest case of its kind in Hong Kong, a 45-year-old woman has been charged with...

‘Captain America’ activist threw bricks at police, Mong Kok riot trial hears

‘Captain America’ activist threw bricks at police, Mong Kok riot trial hears

Betraying the upstanding righteous symbolism of his famed shield, Yung Wai-yip — the activist known as “Captain America” for wielding the Marvel hero’s iconic...

Creepy flight instructor gets 9 months in jail for touching teenage pilot’s breast

Creepy flight instructor gets 9 months in jail for touching teenage pilot’s breast

A flying instructor has been jailed for nine months for touching a 15-year-old girl’s breasts during a private flying lesson. ‘Simon’ Wong Po-kei, 59, was a...

Man gets 18 years in jail for repeatedly raping daughter

Man gets 18 years in jail for repeatedly raping daughter

A man who was found guilty of repeatedly raping his daughter starting from when she was 10-years-old was yesterday jailed for 18 years. The 77-year-old defendant, identified in...

15 men arrested for scalding food hawker’s face with soup and tipping over her food cart

15 men arrested for scalding food hawker’s face with soup and tipping over her food cart

Police have arrested 15 men, some with triad backgrounds, over a gang attack on food hawkers in Tsueng Kwan O, which saw one female vendor’s food cart toppled and her face...

Truck driver injured following 4-vehicle pile-up on Tuen Mun Highway, as driver from last week’s bus crash dies in hospital

Truck driver injured following 4-vehicle pile-up on Tuen Mun Highway, as driver from last week’s bus crash dies in hospital

It’s been a rough week on Hong Kong’s roads. Let’s begin with the most recent: A four-vehicle pile-up on Tuen Mun about 8pm last night, which left a truck...

Abracaslam! Street magician hits 14-year-old juggler on head with phone after he disrupts street performance

Abracaslam! Street magician hits 14-year-old juggler on head with phone after he disrupts street performance

It’s a hard life for Hong Kong’s street performers. Only earlier this year, they suffered the indignity of having a district council vote to shut down a popular...


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