Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV



In this photo taken Nov. 2, 2012, a Chinese police officer checks the identity card of a visitor on Tiananmen Square in Beijing. Authorities want no more surprises as party leaders convene in the capital, and rights groups say the wide-ranging crackdown on critics bodes poorly for those who hope the incoming generation of leaders will loosen restrictions on activism. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)