China's highest court has ruled in favour of former basketball star Michael Jordan in a long-running trademark case relating to a local sportswear firm using the Chinese version of his name, overturning earlier rulings against the athlete.
John Glenn, the first American to orbit the Earth and a former U.S. senator and war hero, has died in Ohio.
A plane carrying about 40 passengers and crew crashed on the slope of a mountain in northern Pakistan on Wednesday, with witnesses at the site of the flaming wreckage saying there were unlikely to be any survivors.
Hong Kong’s Ocean Park has recorded its first deficit since the Sars virus hit the city in 2003, blaming it on a sharp drop in mainland China visitors, and announcing a 13.8 per cent fee rise.
One-day tickets will cost HK$438 for adults and HK$219 for children starting from January 1, 2017. Hong Kong citizens will enjoy the original price for two more months until March.
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