2015-06-26 Pet of the Week Joni

Pet of the Week: Joni

This week’s pet of the week is an affectionate American Pit Bull Terrier named Joni.

Pallbearers carry the casket of Sen. Clementa Pinckney, one of the nine killed in last week's shooting, into Emanuel AME Church for his wake, Thursday, June 25, 2015, in Charleston, S.C. The first funerals of some of those slain began Thursday at nearby churches with a viewing for Pinckney inside Emanuel on Thursday evening. President Barack Obama will deliver the eulogy at Pinckney's funeral Friday at a nearby college arena. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Obama delivers passionate race lecture at eulogy

President Barack Obama delivered a passionate discourse on America’s racial history Friday in his eulogy for a state senator and pastor, sla…

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks at the Northeast Republican Leadership Conference in Philadelphia, Friday, June 19, 2015. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

White House Brief: Things to know about Gov. Chris Christie

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is joining the race for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination and plans to announce that Tuesday. Here’…

John Becker, 30, of Silver Spring, Md., waves a rainbow flag in support of gay marriage outside of the Supreme Court in Washington, Thursday June 25, 2015. The same-sex marriage ruling is among the remaining to be released before the term ends at the end of June. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Same-sex marriage among last 5 Supreme Court cases

The right of same-sex couples to marry is the biggest of five cases still to be decided by the Supreme Court.