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  1. Dylann Roof to plead guilty to allaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 10 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Convicted Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof is expected to plead guilty to state murder charges, leaving him to await federal execution and sparing his victims and their families the burden of a second trial. There are questions around whether or not the man accused of shooting and killing nine people at Emanuel AME last year is fit to stand trial.

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  2. News 4 mins ago 12:44 p.m.Watch Live: President Trump speaks at SC Boeing factoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    President Trump is scheduled to speak at the unveiling of the new Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft in North Charleston, South Carolina.

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  3. Senate committee voting on Haley confirmation Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley speaks during a campaign rally for Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio in North Charleston, South Carolina, February 19, 2016. Nikki Haley is expected to be confirmed as the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations leaving South Carolina Lieutenant Governor Henry McMaster as governor.

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  4. Dylann Roof Sentenced to Death for Charleston Church Massacre Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Charleston, SC A federal jury sentenced has convicted killer and white supremacist Dylann Roof to death for murdering nine people at a historically black church in Charleston, South Carolina. Roof , dressed in a blue sweater, did not ask for forgiveness in his final statement made hours earlier and did not ask the jury to give him the life sentence for his mass shooting at Mother Emanuel AME back in June of 2015.

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  5. Dylann Roof showed no remorse in writings while in jai Read Story Tonya Maxwell, Citizen-TimesRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    CHARLESTON, S.C. In the weeks after his attack on black parishioners, Dylann Roof reflected on the shootings as he sat in the county jail. "I would like to make it crystal clear I do not regret what I did.

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  6. In Roof's self-defense, a constitutional quandary Read Story Tonya Maxwell, Citizen-TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Dylann Roof, convicted of the Charleston church shootings, poses with his car in an undated self-portrait. CHARLESTON, S.C. Absent a change of mind by the judge overseeing the trial of Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof, a story only half-told is expected to unfold before jurors as they weigh a sentence of life in prison against execution.

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  7. Carolinas expected to be a flu 'hot spots', report says Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. With winter bearing down on the country, flu season is beginning to pick up, especially in the Carolinas. According to WebMD, North and South Carolina are home to six of the top 20 cities expected to have the highest rates of cold and flu symptoms.

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  8. Dylann Roof Laughed at Times During Taped Confession Read Story Janae FrazierRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    A video shows Dylann Roof giving a confession to investigators on June 28, 2015, one day after prosecutors say he killed nine people at Mother Emanuel AME Church. Charleston, SC - The man charged with killing nine people at a Charleston church says he "had to do it" in his confession to investigators, and that he targeted the parishioners specifically because they were black to send a message.

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  9. Dylann Roof allowed to hire back his lawyers Read Story Associated PressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    A federal judge has allowed a white man accused of fatally shooting nine black parishioners at a Charleston, South Carolina, church to hire back his lawyers, at least for the first phase of his trial. Dylann Roof asked U.S. District Judge Richard Gergel over the weekend if he could use his attorneys during the guilt phase, but still be his own lawyer during the penalty phase.

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  10. News 2 mins ago 9:39 a.m.Charleston shooter, Dylann Roof, declared competent to stand trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Dylann Roof, the white man accused of killing nine African-Americans in a Charleston church has been declared competent to stand trial. Roof, 22, has been federally indicted on 33 counts related to nine murders in the June 2015 killings, some of those charges drawing on hate crime laws.

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  11. News 20 mins ago 9:41 p.m.SC Governor Haley picked by Trump for UN AmbassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    South Carolina's Governor Nikki Haley has accepted Donald Trump's offer to become the next U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations. South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley speaks during a campaign rally for Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio in North Charleston, South Carolina, February 19, 2016.

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  12. Haley 'encouraged' after meeting with Trump Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley speaks during a campaign rally for Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio in North Charleston, South Carolina, February 19, 2016. "They had a good discussion, and she is very encouraged about the coming administration and the new direction it will bring to Washington," Godfrey said.

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  13. News 29 mins ago 6:57 a.m.Jury selection begins Monday for accused Charleston shooterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Jury selection in the trial of a white man accused of killing nine African-Americans begins Monday in Charleston, once again putting South Carolina and race relations in the South in a national spotlight. Roof, 22, has been federally indicted on 33 counts related to nine murders in the June 2015 killings, some of those charges drawing on hate crime laws.

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  14. Crime 1 hour ago 4:02 p.m.5 things to know about the Michael Slager trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Charleston, SC Jury selection began Monday in the trial of the former North Charleston Police officer accused of killing an unarmed man last year. Michael Slager shot and killed 50-year-old Walter Scott in April of 2015.

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  15. Weather 23 mins ago 4:23 p.m.Navy-ECU game postponed due to flooding from Hurricane MatthewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Navy's game at East Carolina on Thursday night has been postponed to Nov. 19 because of expected flooding from Hurricane Matthew. Officials at ECU canceled classes all week in the aftermath of the storm that overpowered the region over the weekend.

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  16. Weather 32 mins ago 11:25 p.m.Communities brace for historic flooding in wake of MatthewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    As communities across the Carolinas begin picking up the pieces left by Hurricane Matthew, others are bracing for another round. During a press conference Sunday afternoon, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory painted a bleak picture of what's expected in days to come.

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  17. Hurricane Matthew's effect on the CarolinasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    John Tweedy wades into the swift-moving floodwater surrounding his business as he inspects damage in the wake of Hurricane Matthew on October 8, 2016 in McClellanville, South Carolina. A cyclist rides through flooded sidewalks in the wake of Hurricane Matthew on October 8, 2016 in Charleston, South Carolina.

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  18. Weather 38 mins ago 4:59 p.m.This baby won't wait for Hurricane MatthewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    CHARLESTON, S.C. More than 60 shelters have been opened in South Carolina for those in evacuation zones with thousands of volunteers being deployed to the state to help those seeking shelter. Denisha Garrett is nine months pregnant; her due date was October 2. She's currently at a shelter a few miles inland in North Charleston and has actually experienced contractions while waiting out the storm.

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  19. Hurricane-Central 19 mins ago 12:34 p.m.Nikki Haley: 'We need to have more people evacuating'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley speaks during a campaign rally for Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio in North Charleston, South Carolina, February 19, 2016. COLUMBIA, S.C. Just one hour after the National Hurricane Center upgraded Matthew to a category 4 storm, South Carolina Governor Nikki Halley ordered an evacuation of coastal areas in Horry and Georgetown counties.

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  20. Keith-Scott-Shooting 7 mins ago 4:00 p.m.Funeral arrangements made for Keith ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Scott died on September 20 after he was shot by a CMPD officer near his home in northeast Charlotte. Scott's death led to protests that turned violent in uptown Charlotte, which resulted in over 80 arrests by Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police.

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