10 things you need to know today: June 9, 2015

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1. Ex-cop indicted on murder charge for Walter Scott killing

A grand jury indicted former South Carolina police officer Michael Slager on a murder charge Monday for the fatal shooting of Walter Scott after a traffic stop. Scott had a broken taillight. Slager, who is white, shot Scott, who was black, in the back as he ran away after a brief foot chase in North Charleston. A bystander captured the shooting on video. "Today was just an example that if you just keep the faith, even in the darkest times, you'll see the light," said Chris Stewart, a Scott family attorney.

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