This past week, Evri for iPad users have been reading about The Hunger Games, Trayvon Martin’s death, the civilian massacre in Afghanistan, and more. Here are the top 5 topics viewed between March 19 and March 26, 2012:
- The Hunger Games – The highly anticipated adaptation starring Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen opened globally to record-breaking crowds.
- Trayvon Martin – A national media uproar was sparked by the shooting of an unarmed teen by a neighborhood watch volunteer in a gated Florida community.
- GOP Primaries – Santorum won in Louisiana as he battled to keep up with Romney, while Gingrich and Paul stubbornly stayed in the race.
- Robert Bales – The U.S. Army Staff Sargent was arrested and charged with murder for the massacre of 17 Afghan civilians, and the Pentagon issued large restitution payments to the victims’ families.
- Amelia Earhart – The case of the missing aviator was reopened with the blessing of the U.S. Secretary of State Clinton after a newly discovered photo offered a fresh lead.