Before the attack and other headlines

Charleston shooting victim posted a Snapchat from the Bible study before the attack. (Mashable)

Suspected shooter Dylann Roof to appear in court in Charleston today. (WIS TV)

Suspect feared ‘blacks were taking over the world.’ (AP)

IN Gov. Mike Pence launches reelection bid with defiance against critics of the state’s religious-objection law. (AP)

Football used in the “deflategate” game to be auctioned. (ESPN)

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Before the attack and other headlines