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Rev. Clementa Pinckney was one of the nine people killed in Wednesday night’s shooting at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in downtown Charleston, South Carolina. Pinckney was 41, and a father of two. He began preaching at age 13, and...
JUDY WOODRUFF: Pope Francis made an unprecedented call to action to tackle climate change today. He issued the first encyclical dedicated solely to the environment, calling it one of the principal challenges facing humanity in our day. It was the...
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Watch VideoJUDY WOODRUFF: Today at the Supreme Court, two significant rulings on the First Amendment. The court ruled 5-4 that the Texas state government has the right to not issue Confederate Flag license plates. And, in a unanimous decision, the...
GWEN IFILL: After months of review, NBC News announced today that longtime anchorman Brian Williams will not be returning as anchor of the network’s nightly news program. He will, however, stay with NBC and join its cable outlet, MSNBC, as a...
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