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City of Charleston Apologizes for Role in Slavery

The South Carolina city of Charleston has officially apologized for its role in slavery. In…

Officials: 1 Dead in Charleston Hostage Situation

A gunman described as a “disgruntled employee” shot and killed a person and wounded another…

Myles

In Brief: Chicago Judge Killed in Front of Home, Dylann Roof Sentenced After Plea

Chicago Judge¬†Killed in Early Morning Shooting Police say a veteran Cook County Circuit Court judge…

Dylann Roof

Families Scarred by Dylann Roof to Avoid Agony of Second Trial

The families of those killed in the 2015 racial hate-driven massacre at Emanuel A.M.E. Church…

Women

Editor’s Letter: Women’s Work

Her skin is burnished bronze. Her two-toned locks flow from under a helmet. Her legs…

Dylann Roof

Charleston Shooter Sentenced to Death in Federal Trial

A Charleston, S.C., federal jury has sentenced Dylann Roof, who was convicted last month in…

Roof

Dylann Roof Found Guilty: 5 Facts You Need to Know

Dylann Roof, the 22-year-old loner who lived in a predominately Black town in South Carolina,…

Roof

In Emotional Testimony, Survivor of Charleston Shooting Describes Chaotic Scene

At the federal hate crimes trial of Dylann Roof, a woman who survived the massacre…

Dylann Roof

Dylann Roof Trial: Evidence Shows Extent of His Violent Hatred

Evidence submitted through the day in the trial of the killer of nine members of…

Roof

Accused Charleston Shooter to Represent Self at Murder Trial

A White man accused of fatally shooting nine Black parishioners at a Charleston church last…