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As Orlando mourns, Charleston remembers shooting that claimed nine lives a year ago

As Orlando mourns, Charleston remembers shooting that claimed nine lives a year ago

South Carolina's governor somberly held up programs from the funerals of the victims of last year’s Charleston church shootings, saying Friday during a memorial service that the faith of those victims showed how to heal in the aftermath of still another mass shooting.

“As for me, I will forever know that there are angels on Earth,” said Gov. Nikki Haley during a three-hour service that was somber yet punctuated by joyous singing. 

Coming just days after the massacre in Orlando, Fla., Friday was the anniversary of the shooting deaths of nine black worshipers during a Bible study at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church. A white...

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