Flags flown at half-staff

Flags were flown at half-staff at Independence Hall yesterday in honor of critically injured U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and six people killed in Tucson, Ariz., over the weekend.

OLD CITY – Flags were flown at half-staff at Independence Hall yesterday in honor of critically injured U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and six people killed in Tucson, Ariz., over the weekend.
Flags flying on federal buildings across the country were lowered in the traditional manner during times of tragedy.