We start today with a remembrance of Reverend Clementa Pinckney, one of the nine victims of last night’s shooting rampage in Charleston, South Carolina. Then, what do we know about alleged killer Dylann Roof’s apparent racism? Next, the U.S. Supreme Court came out with a string of decisions today. We round them up and talk about the impacts. In our weekly Internet news roundup, we catch up on the E3 tech convention and an exciting new emoji. And finally, FitBit went public today and it’s exceeding expectations. Can the startup keep it up?
Remembering Rev. Pinckney, Racist Extremism and Supreme Court Decisions
From this Episode:
Clementa Pinckney and Mother Emanuel Church
Rev. Clementa Pinckney of the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina was one of nine people shot dead at the church last night in what authorities are calling a...
Dylann Roof, Hate and Extremism
"You rape our women and you're taking over our country. And you have to go.” Those are the words spoken by alleged killer Dylan Roof, according to a cousin of Reverend...
Supreme Court Rules on Texas License Plates, Executing the Mentally Ill and More
The highly anticipated Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage and Obamacare were not announced today, but the court did hand down a spate of other decisions.
Web Roundup: E3 and More
It’s gamer Christmas, and all the presents have been opened. The giant conference called E3 rocked the Los Angeles Convention Center this week. Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo...