Latest News Wires Hong Kong police to protesters: Government buildings are no-go zones

Tensions mounted after protesters called on Hong Kong's chief executive to step down Thursday. China's ruling Communist Party's official newspaper said it firmly supported the chief executive and his police force. 

By , Associated Press

Wong Maye-E/AP

Hong Kong police warned of serious consequences if pro-democracy protesters try to occupy government buildings, as they have threatened to do if the territory's leader didn't resign by Thursday.