Jimmy Lai Won’t Back Down

Fire bombed and tear gassed, Hong Kong’s most combative tycoon is pressing ahead with his fight against Beijing to expand voting rights in the former colony.

Germany's Export Engines

Small manufacturers with niche products are driving Europe's biggest economy as the region struggles to boost growth.


Boom Time in the Vineyards

Bordeaux's Château d'Issan fires cannons as storms approach to prevent hail from prematurely crushing its grapes.