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    Roof Admits to Killings as Obama Targets Guns

    Dylann Roof has confessed to the killing of nine African-American church congregates to start a race war. He was arraigned in a South Carolina court while the victims’ families offered him forgiveness and urged him to find God himself. Meanwhile, President Barack Obama noted such massacres don’t “happen in other advanced countries.” Horrific details, including people playing dead to escape the carnage, have also begun to emerge. As crowds gather outside the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, S.C., the gun control debate rages on.

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