Numbers to know


New character limit for posts on Twitter

For better or worse, Twitter expanded its character limit on posts from 140 to 280, leaving twice the amount of space to share their thoughts.



Mass shootings deadlier than the most recent one in Sutherland Springs, Texas

Sunday’s shooting of a church congregation in Texas is the fifth-largest such tragedy in American history. Seven of the 10 deadliest mass shootings took place on U.S. soil, with the most recent being among them.