The International Space Station Welcomes its First Female Cosmonaut
She’s the first woman cosmonaut on the ISS, and she doesn’t put up with silly questions about hair and makeup. Watch her shut down some foolish reporters, and get to know her a little better, at: http://bit.ly/ZkL2sN
New Era of Civil Disobedience Anti-government activists gather during a protest in Hong Kong, China, late Saturday and in the early morning hours of Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014.
Pro-democracy protesters kick-started an occupation of central Hong Kong after students clashed with the city’s police, prompting thousands of people to take to the streets in support.
China said last month that candidates for the 2017 leadership election must be vetted by a committee, angering pro-democracy campaigners who say the group is packed with business executives and lawmakers who favor Beijing.