Dylann Roof has

Dylann Roof has been convicted in the attack on nine black church members who were shot to death last year during a Bible study, affirming the prosecution s portrayal of a young white man who hoped the slayings would start a race war . A line of buses and ambulances snake into, and out of, eastern Aleppo as efforts to evacuate people from the rebel held eastern areas of the besieged Syrian city finally are underway .