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The nation's churches on Sunday paid tribute to the 9 people who were killed last week at a historically black church in Charleston, S.C. It was the first Sunday service since the shooting.
The place that the confederate flag should occupy has long divided the country. Many want the flag to be removed. But some leading Republicans have defended the right of South Carolina to display it.
Holidaymakers expecting to lounge by the shimmering Aegean this year confront the new face of Europe on the Greek island of Lesvos: war-torn, wave-washed migrants camped in the open.
Gunther Schuller, who bridged classical music and jazz, has died at age 89. The Pulitzer Prize-winning composer, conductor and educator ranged widely in his musicianship.
Dylann Roof, the white man accused of the deadly church shooting, is 21-- making him a millennial. That generation is often pointed to as a harbinger of U.S. future racial diversity and tolerance.
Newly published research by two Stanford geophysicists adds to a growing body of scientific evidence linking Oklahoma's exponential earthquake surge to wells used by the oil and gas industry.