Hong Kong's highest court has overturned prison sentences for three young pro-democracy activists convicted for their roles in the "Umbrella Movement" protests.
A magistrate sentenced Joshua Wong and Nathan Law to community service on Monday while a third activist, Alex Chow, received a suspended sentence.
One year after students sparked pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, the Chinese government has not met protesters' demands.
Hong Kong lawmakers defeated the government's Beijing-backed election plan Thursday.
Authorities in China have seized about 8,000 rolls of toilet paper featuring unflattering images of Hong Kong's pro-Beijing chief executive.
A before and after look at the sites of the Hong Kong protests.
Hong Kong authorities started clearing barricades Thursday from a pro-democracy protest camp as part of a final push to retake the streets.
Hong Kong urged pro-democracy protesters to pack up their tents and leave their main camp.
Pro-democracy protesters clashed with police Monday as they tried to surround Hong Kong government headquarters.
Police baton-charged and pepper-sprayed thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators who were trying to encircle government headquarters.
Police arrested key student leaders of Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests as they cleared barricades, including 18-year-old Joshua Wong.
Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong plan to hold a spot referendum Sunday on whether to stay in the streets or accept offers for more talks.
About 200 Hong Kong protesters marched to the home of the city's Beijing-backed leader on Wednesday to push their case for greater democracy.
Five students sat down with representatives of Hong Kong's government Tuesday for talks aimed at defusing a month-long political crisis.
A protester in Hong Kong has created a Lego tableau depicting the face-off between riot cops and 'Umbrella Revolution' demonstrators.
Protesters donned helmets and goggles to seized barricades Sunday, and were beaten back by police.
Fresh clashes broke out on the streets of Hong Kong after police attempted to clear one of the city's main pro-democracy protest camps.
Hundreds of police officers, some in helmets and shields, descended early Friday to clear barricades in Mong Kok, an offshoot protest site.
Clashes between police and protesters could be a catalyst for Hong Kong’s stalled pro-democracy protests — but others are growing weary.
Hong Kong police battling activists for control of an underpass sparked public anger after officers were seen kicking a handcuffed protester.
About 200 pro-democracy protesters were in a standoff with police near Hong Kong's government headquarters late Tuesday.
About 200 pro-democracy protesters were in a tense standoff with police near Hong Kong's government headquarters late Tuesday.
Hundreds of Hong Kong police used sledgehammers and chainsaws to dismantle pro-democracy barricades on Tuesday.
Hong Kong police reopen one of the city's main roads on Tuesday after clearing barricades erected by pro-democracy protesters.
An angry crowd of people opposed to pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong tried Monday to charge barricades used by the demonstrators.
Hundreds marched on protest zones in Hong Kong Sunday calling for the streets to be cleared of pro-democracy demonstrators.
Hong Kong's embattled leader Leung Chun-ying vowed on Sunday to stay in office, warning students that their pro-democracy movement was out of control.
Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters looked to be hunkering down for the long haul, setting up tents, medical shelters and even libraries.
Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters faced one of their biggest challenges to date Friday, as leaders called for supporters to show up in force.
Hong Kong leaders called off talks with pro-democracy students Thursday, prompting crowds to return to the streets in protest.
A student leader who helped spark Hong Kong's demonstrations has promised a long-term fight against Beijing despite a drop-off in protester numbers.
Worries about the widening income gap, skyrocketing cost of living and dim employment prospects are fuelling demonstrations.
Exhausted Hong Kong protesters have found rest in spots throughout the city, from sleeping on bare concrete to above an MTR station.
The sudden reappearance of cops’ sidearms in holsters raised tension at Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests.
Some pro-democracy protesters began to remove barricades in parts of Hong Kong Sunday after police threatened to clear streets by Monday.
Pro-democracy activists showed no signs of backing down as the demonstrations entered their eighth day Sunday.
Hong Kong police arrested 19 people, some believed to have organized crime ties, during clashes as mobs tried to drive away pro-democracy protesters.
Pro-democracy campaigners called off negotiations with Hong Kong's leader on Friday, less than a day after he agreed to open talks.
There were clashes between pro-democracy campaigners and Beijing supporters Friday, hours after Hong Kong’s leader agreed to open talks.
Is the turmoil unfolding in Hong Kong’s streets likely to end like the tragic Tiananmen Square protests did 25 years ago?
Pro-democracy protesters clashed with opponents supporting Beijing's rule in Hong Kong on Friday.
The protests are the most serious challenge to Chinese authority in Hong Kong since China resumed control of it from Britain in 1997.
Hong Kong lawmaker Albert Ho said he was prepared to take a bullet if pro-democracy protests turn violent, saying: "Without a fight there is no hope."
China's recent move to tighten control over Hong Kong's political process could turn out to be a very costly move for Beijing.
China issued a warning to "Umbrella Revolution" protesters as thousands of people filled Hong Kong's streets and surrounded government buildings.
The pro-democracy “Umbrella Revolution” has startled the world with its good nature – including trash clearance, graffiti removal and singing.
Dozens of people demonstrated in the U.S. in support of the pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong, on Wednesday.
Pro-democracy "Umbrella Revolution" activists heckled Hong Kong’s leader Wednesday as he drank Champagne at an event marking China's National Day.
Chinese viewers of international TV channels such as CNBC are left in the dark as coverage of the Hong Kong “Umbrella Revolution” protest is censored.
As if tear gas and the "Great Firewall of China" weren't enough to deal with, Hong Kong protestors' phones are now being targeted by Chinese malware.
A midnight deadline imposed by pro-democracy protesters came and went Tuesdsay without Hong Kong's leader responding to their demands.
Thousands of pro-democracy supporters continue to occupy the streets surrounding Hong Kong's financial district.
Crowds swelled Tuesday night, and a brief cloudburst cooled the air, seeming to energize the protesters.
Pro-democracy protesters demanded that Hong Kong's top leader meet with them. But Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying rejected the student demands.
Pro-democracy protesters were on a collision course with Hong Kong’s leaders Tuesday as both sides in the Umbrella Revolution refused to back down.
The pro-democracy Occupy Central movement that has challenged Beijing with days of protests gave the government until Oct.1 to meet their demands.
Investors are watching developments closely in one of the world's top financial centers.
Student and pro-democracy demonstrators hold up their cellphones in a display of solidarity during a protest.
Pro-democracy protesters again defied officials and took to Hong Kong’s streets Monday carrying umbrellas and goggles for protection from police.
China's Communist Party responds to Hong Kong protests by blocking access to Instagram and other social media sites in mainland China.
A look at the protesters who are fighting for democracy in Hong Kong, this weekend's crackdown, and what's next for China and elections there.
The demonstrators, challenging attempts by China to limit democratic reform, grew Monday despite the use of tear gas on crowds Sunday.
Hong Kong police fired tear gas Sunday to disperse pro-democracy protests blocking a key road after official warnings against illegal demonstrations.
Instagram users in mainland China were blocked from accessing the site Sunday. Many have been posting photos of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong.
The demonstrators, who tried at one point to rip apart metal barricades, carried umbrellas to deflect peper spray from police.
Organizers started a long threatened mass civil disobedience pro-democracy protest early Sunday.
Riot police in Hong Kong have arrested at least 74 pro-democracy students who stormed the government headquarters compound late Friday.
The Occupy Hong Kong movement warns it could flood the streets with protestors "very soon." Pro-Beijing groups are predicting anarchy.
Hong Kong students are protesting against Beijing's attempts to reduce the island's independence. Will the young democracy movement succeed?
Hong Kong lawmakers disrupted a Beijing official's speech as he sought to explain a decision to tightly limit voting reforms for the financial hub.
Democracy activists vow to step up protests after China rules out allowing open nominations in the inaugural election for Hong Kong's leader.
Tens of thousands of Hong Kong residents march in the former British colony to push for greater democracy.