- 50,000 workers at General Motors go on strike in the US over pay and closed factories
- Guantánamo Bay is the world's most expensive prison at US$13 million per prisoner according to investigation by "The New York Times"
Marvel actor Mark Ruffalo rebuffs UK PM Boris Johnson, who compared himself to Hulk ,"Boris Johnson forgets that the Hulk only fights for the good of the whole" on Twitter
- Personal data on every Ecuadorean citizen discovered online on unsecured cloud server
- Study puts prices on value of "thoughts and prayers", average Christian willing to pay US$4 for a prayer, average atheists would pay US$3 not to receive one, published in "Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences"