Gunman kills 9 in attack on historic black church in Charleston

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A small prayer circle formed nearby where police responded to a shooting at the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, S.C,, on June 17, 2015. A gunman opened fire that evening at the historic African-American church in downtown Charleston. REUTERS/Randall Hill

A small prayer circle formed nearby where police responded to a shooting at the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, S.C,, on June 17, 2015. A gunman opened fire that evening at the historic African-American church in downtown Charleston. REUTERS/Randall Hill

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(Reuters) The suspect opened fired during Wednesday night's prayer service at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church.