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US Indicts Charleston Shootings Suspect on Hate Crime Charges

The man charged in the shooting deaths of nine African-American churchgoers in Charleston, South Carolina, has been indicted on federal hate crime charges. U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced Wednesday that a federal grand jury had indicted Dylann Roof, 21, on 33 charges "for killing and attempting to kill African-American parishioners ... because of their race and in order to interfere with their exercise of their religion." Federal charges have been expected since...

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