RT America -- October 31, 2014

A Virgin Galactic spaceship crashed in California’s Mojave Desert on Friday, killing one pilot and seriously injuring another. The “SpaceShip Two” craft was conducting a test flight when an “in-flight anomaly” occurred, necessitating the pilots eject from the vehicle. RT’s Lindsay France is in Los Angeles with more details on the deadly accident.

The New York City Police Department arrested former CIA officer Ray McGovern on Thursday night, preventing him from attending a given by former CIA director David Petraeus. Although he had purchased a ticket to the event, officers stopped the outspoken peace activist and proceeded to arrest him before he even entered the building. RT’s Manila Chan speaks to McGovern himself to get his firsthand account of the incident.