Debbie Elliott After a stint on Capitol Hill, NPR National Correspondent Debbie Elliott is back covering the news in her native South.

Convicted S.C. Church Shooter Represents Himself In Penalty Phase

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Penalty Phase Begins In Dylann Roof Church Shooting Trial

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S.C. Church Shooting Trial Moves To Penalty Phase

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Dylann Roof Found Guilty Of All Counts Of Killing 9 Black Worshippers

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Testimony Concludes After Jury Hears Survivor In Dylann Roof Trial

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Amid 2 Murder Trials, A South Carolina City Reflects On Racial History

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Police officers stand in front of the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, S.C. Jurors on Thursday saw horrific photos of the church basement at the trial of Dylann Roof, accused of hate crimes in the killings of nine black people at the church last year. Stephen B. Morton/AP hide caption

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Trial Of Accused Charleston Church Shooter Dylann Roof Begins

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Prisoners stand in a crowded lunch line at Elmore Correctional Facility in Elmore, Ala., on June 18, 2015. A trial starts Monday over conditions in Alabama's prisons. Brynn Anderson/AP hide caption

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Alabama's Prison System Goes On Trial

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President-elect Donald Trump has picked Sen. Jeff Sessions R-Ala. for the job of attorney general. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Trump's Pick For Attorney General Known For Hard-Line Immigration Stance

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In South Carolina, African-Americans Struggle To Make Sense Of Election

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Jury Selection Postponed In Trial For Charleston Shooter Dylann Roof

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In South Carolina, Jury Selection To Begin In Church Shooting Trial

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A police officer keeps protesters at bay before a debate for Louisiana candidates for the U.S. Senate at Dillard University in New Orleans Wednesday night. Gerald Herbert/AP hide caption

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Former KKK Leader David Duke Blames Debate Protests On Black Lives Matter 'Radicals'

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