Three arrested at Portland climate protest

Thousands of students demanding action on the global climate crisis walked out of class in Portland, part of global protests that stretched from Australia to South America. KTVZ KOIN reports that students rallied Friday outside City Hall, making demands of Mayor Ted Wheeler. In a letter to parents, Portland Public Schools wrote that it believed "this action by our students is a clear example of learning and advocacy we hope for in all our students. The subject matter aligns with both our distr...
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A FedEx pilot was arrested by Chinese authorities

A FedEx pilot was recently detained by Chinese authorities in Guangzhou, a city in southern mainland China. CNN.COM It's the latest in an escalating conflict between the shipping company and the Chinese government. The Hong Kong-based pilot, Todd Hohn, was trying to board a commercial flight home after making a delivery to mainland China, when he was arrested after a luggage search, according to a Wall Street Journal report citing a family lawyer for Hohn. FedEx (FDX) spokesperson Da...
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