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Matt Smith

Things you need to know for Monday

Things you need to know for Monday

Good morning, Baltimore. There's a leaker in jail next door, Game of Thrones is a fantasy, and Turkey's flirting with anarchy. Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for June 3, 2013.

Bradley Manning, the whistleblower accused of releasing a giant trove of secret military and diplomatic documents from a Rockville Barnes and Noble, goes on trial this week at Fort Meade, after reading a 10,000-word statement to the court last week. (Hightlights here.)

While Manning's trial will take place in a relatively placid courtroom, plenty of violence occured over the weekend, both on-screen and in...