Saudi Arabia has arrested prominent preacher and scholar Safar Al-Hawali just days after he published a book criticising the ruling family. Three of his sons – Abdul Rahman, Abdullah and Ibrahim – were also detained.
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Israel is in the throes of political upheaval as the country’s ruling party seeks to pass legislation that could allow for Jewish-only communities, which critics have condemned as the end to a democratic state.
According to Warren Mosler, who seems to be the current “north star” of Modern Monetary Theory, the government doesn’t need to issue bonds at all.
Tennessee plans to kill Billy Ray Irick next month by lethal injection. If the execution goes through on August 9, a few weeks before his 60th birthday, he will be the seventh person put to death in the state since 2000, the year executions returned to Tennessee.
Tesla customers who receive their cars after the end of the year won’t be getting a $7,500 tax credit. The federal tax credit serves as an incentive for US car shoppers who choose eco-friendly plug-in vehicles.