30 year-old Facebook employee Dave Goldblatt won the prize. George R. R. Martin will name a future character after Goldblatt and the other winner, who has remained anonymous.
- Radical UK preacher Anjem Choudary has been charged with encouraging support for ISIS, Scotland Yard said.
- Dozens of people have died after two passenger trains derailed within minutes of each other on a flooded bridge in central India.
- Fox News has announced the 10 Republican candidates who will participate in the first debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential race on Thursday.