Dylann Roof Found Guilty of Charleston Church Massacre

VIA TIME MAGAZINE: Roof faces either the death penalty or life imprisonment for his crimes It took twelve jurors less than two hours to decide the fate of Dylann Roof, the avowed white supremacist who killed nine parishioners in a Charleston church in 2015. On Thursday, after an emotional seven-day federal trial, Roof was found guilty of all 33 charges of murder, attempted murder and federal hate crimes. Roof faces either the death penalty or life imprisonment for his crimes. Throughout the trial, which began and ended with testimony from…

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What You Missed While Not Watching the First 2016 Presidential Debate — TIME

0 minutes. This is what you get America. No one is exactly sure why. But it happened: Nine percent of the U.S. population cast ballots for the two major-party nominees. Now only a third of voters describe either as honest and trustworthy. Democracy is strange and unpredictable in exactly the way NBC anchor Lester Holt… via What You Missed While Not Watching the First 2016 Presidential Debate — TIME

How Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Are Prepping for Debates — TIME

If you only read one thing: Four weeks from tonight, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will face off in the first of three debates organized by the Commission on Presidential Debates. The first, at Hofstra University near your newsletter author’s lovingly maligned Nassau Coliseum, will feature six 15-minute segments on topics selected by the as-yet-to-be-named… via How Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Are Prepping for Debates — TIME