Hundreds filled the pews of historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, for services Sunday morning, the first service since the deadly shooting just days earlier.
Republicans on Sunday demurred when asked whether South Carolina should remove the Confederate flag from the grounds of the state capitol, attempting to avoid a potential landmine in the first-in-the-south presidential contest.
Three-quarters of Republicans said they could envision themselves supporting Floridians Jeb Bush and Sen. Marco Rubio, according to a new poll, the broadest appeal of any of the Republicans seeking their party's nomination for president.
A website featuring a racist manifesto and 60 photos has become part of the investigation into Dylann Roof, who has been charged in the slaying of nine people at Charleston's Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church.
The capital murder trial of James Holmes reached a turning point when the prosecution rested its case this week, calling as its last witness a victim who survived the movie theater massacre but lost her pregnancy and her small daughter.