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Dylann Roof sentenced to death for Charleston massacre
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Dylann Roof sentenced to death for Charleston massacre

'I still feel I had to do it,' says US white supremacist convicted of killing nine people at a bible group
11 Jan 2017
Who is Bryce Williams and why did he kill TV duo on air?
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Who is Bryce Williams and why did he kill TV duo on air?

Virginia gunman sent fax claiming he was 'human powder keg' and said Charleston shooting was 'tipping point'
27 Aug 2015
Why has Barack Obama failed to control firearms?
A pistol is fired at a US gun show
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Why has Barack Obama failed to control firearms?

US citizens, 5 per cent of the world's population, own as many as half of its privately held guns
24 Jul 2015
South Carolina to take down confederate flag
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South Carolina to take down confederate flag

House of Representatives votes to remove battle flag widely viewed as a symbol of racial oppression
9 Jul 2015
White terrorists more deadly than jihadists, says study
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White terrorists more deadly than jihadists, says study

Since 9/11, Islamists have killed about half as many people in the US as white extremists
25 Jun 2015