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S. Carolina Lawmakers Debate Fate of Confederate Flag

Lawmakers in the southern U.S. state of South Carolina have begun debate on the fate of the Civil War-era Confederate flag that has flown over parts of the state capitol for more than 50 years. The state senate on Monday is considering a proposal to remove the flag following an appeal by South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley. The appeal follows uproar over last month's killing of nine African-Americans inside a Charleston church by a self-confessed racist who has been pictured...

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