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US seeks death penalty in South Carolina church shooting

Federal prosecutors will seek the death penalty for a white man accused of killing nine black parishioners at a historic church in Charleston, South Carolina, last June, the US Justice Department said on Tuesday.

Justice department seeks death penalty for Charleston shooter Dylann Roof

Roof is accused of killing nine black parishioners in a South Carolina church; ‘the nature of the alleged crime ... compelled this decision’ says attorney general Federal prosecutors will seek the death penalty for a white man accused of killing n...

World news | The Guardian World news | The Guardian 5/24/2016 7:00pm

Justice Department to Seek Death Penalty for Dylann Roof in Charleston Church Shooting

Dylann Roof allegedly shot dead nine people in a historic black church last year

TIME TIME 5/24/2016 5:41pm
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Democrats Mull Dropping Wasserman Schultz

“Democrats on Capitol Hill are discussing whether Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz should step down as Democratic National Committee chairwoman before the party’s national convention in July,” The Hill reports. “Democrats backing likely presidential nominee Hillary Clinton worry Wasserman Schultz has [...]

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Four months later, Trump says he gave $1 million to veterans

Almost four months after promising $1 million of his own money to veterans' causes, Donald Trump moved to fulfill that pledge Monday evening - promising the entire sum to a single charity as he came under intense media scrutiny.Trump, now the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, organized...

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