Police clashed with activists at the main Hong Kong pro-democracy protest site Monday morning after a violent nighttime standoff when protesters surrounded government headquarters in the city's Admiralty district.
Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are set to find themselves fighting it out for FIFA's Ballon d'Or award once again -- but the contest between the world's two highest-profile footballers isn't only on the pitch.
Flying above Kruger National Park, veterinarian Peter Buss steps out onto the helicopter's skid and aims his rifle; below him a white rhino lumbers across the South African bush. As the helicopter swoops in low, herding the animal closer to the road, Buss looks through the scope and fires a single shot.
Andy Rocchelli was barely 30 years old when mortar shells obliterated his convoy near Slovyansk, Ukraine. His final photos project the maturity of a young man who, by then, had roamed confidently in dangerous war scenarios.