RT America -- October 29, 2014

The entire town of Wallops Island, VA shook Tuesday evening when a 14 story rocket exploded and crashed to the ground only six seconds after lift-off. The private space craft contracted by NASA was carrying classified materials and dangerous chemicals, which are now spread over a wide area, both on land and at sea. RT’s Manuel Rapalo is on the ground at the accident site with more details.

Comedian and activist Russell Brand may give up his acting career to pursue “revolution” full-time. Outspoken against the capitalist system and broken political structures, Brand sees universal change as the only way to ensure equality fairness, and says he no longer cares about making money. RT’s Alexey Yaroshevsky takes a closer look revolutionary’s views.