Charleston church

May 25, 2016
May 25, 2016

US seeks death penalty over Charleston church shooting

The US justice department is seeking the death penalty in the case of the Charleston church shooting which claimed nine lives last year.

July 7, 2015
July 7, 2015

Bill to ban Confederate flag passes

South Carolina's Senate passes a bill to remove the Confederate flag from the state capitol in Columbia.

June 25, 2015
June 25, 2015

First funerals to be held for Charleston victims

The first of the funerals for victims of the Charleston church shooting will be held on Thursday in the South Carolina city.

June 18, 2015
June 18, 2015

9 killed in shooting at South Carolina church

A shooting has been reported at a historic black church in Charleston in the US state of South Carolina, with multiple casualties feared.