CHARLESTON SHOOTING-CONFEDERATE FLAG
COLUMBIA, South Carolina (AP) -- Crowds of protesters and two prominent Republicans call for removing the Confederate flag from the grounds of South Carolina Statehouse following a massacre by a white gunman at a historically black church. AP Photos.
CHARLESTON, South Carolina (AP) -- Parishioners are let into the bullet-scarred Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal church, getting a first-hand glimpse of the room where nine people from their congregation were slain. By Jeffrey Collins and Emily Masters. AP Photos.
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC-DRUG SEIZURE
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic -- Authorities in the Dominican Republic say they have arrested 10 people and seized 320 kilograms (700 pounds) of cocaine.
RANCHO MIRAGE, California -- President Barack Obama is spending this Father's Day golfing in California with his high school buddies, while his wife and daughters are on a European tour. By Nedra Pickler.
TIJUANA, Mexico -- State authorities in Mexico say they have arrested a 19-year-old woman who confessed to killing and mutilating her sister and her Russian-born mother.
WASHINGTON -- Hillary Rodham Clinton issues an emotional plea following the South Carolina church shooting, calling for "common-sense" gun control reforms and a national reckoning with the persistent problem of "institutional racism." By Lisa Lerer.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- Haiti's electoral council has eliminated two more people from the list of presidential candidates, but voters will still have lots of choices: 56 people tentatively remain on the ballot.
BUSINESS & FINANCE:
WASHINGTON -- A wide range of innovations from Eli Whitney's cotton gin and Thomas Edison's light bulb to the early Google servers and Apple's iPhone have been brought together to tell a broad story of American business history for the first time at the Smithsonian Institution. By Brett Zongker. AP Photos.
ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT:
CUBA-AMERICANS AND BIENNIAL
HAVANA -- The Havana Biennial art exposition has been held 12 times since the 1980s. But this is the first since U.S. efforts to improve relations with Cuba began six months ago, allowing an unusually large contingent of American visitors. By Beth J. Harpaz. AP photos.
AUSTIN, Texas -- "Boyhood" director Richard Linklater again has lost in a lawsuit against his insurance company over what he says was $500,000 in property and film memorabilia destroyed by Texas wildfires in 2011. AP Photos.