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Hong Kong Activists Shave Heads in Protest

With the sounds of electric clippers mixing with a cello playing Beethoven's "Ode to Joy", Hong Kong pro-democracy activists shaved their heads to protest China's new election rules for the former British colony. The leaders of the territory's Occupy Central Movement, which has vowed to stage mass rallies in the territory's central business district soon, led about 40 supporters in cutting off their hair Tuesday. Occupy co-founder Benny Tai said the symbolic...

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