It's Gone: South Carolina Removes Confederate Flag


    10 July, 2015

    From VOA Learning English, this is In the News.

    An honor guard from the South Carolina Highway Patrol has removed the Confederate battle flag from the state Capitol grounds. The flag will be moved to a museum after 50 years at the state house.

    The move comes three weeks after nine African Americans were murdered in their church in Charleston, South Carolina. Photos show the alleged killer carrying the Confederate