Somali Extremists Attack Beach Restaurant Killing 8
Somalia police say that security forces have ended an overnight siege of a beach restaurant by al-Shabab gunmen in which eight people were killed
Car Bomb Explodes Near Turkish Embassy in Somalia's Capital
A Somali police officer says a car bomber has prematurely detonated an explosives-laden vehicle near the new Turkish embassy compound in the capital, Mogadishu. Police opened fire on the car Thursday evening when the bomber refused their orders to stop at a checkpoint near the beachside embassy.
Somalia Central Bank Teller on the Run After Taking $530,000
Somalia central bank teller on the run after taking $530,000, swapping fake cash for real
Somalia Bombings Kill 17 at Local Government HQ, Market
Somalia bombings kill at least 17 at local government headquarters, market, police say
Security Council Regrets Election Delay in Somalia
The UN Security Council says it regrets a delay in presidential and parliamentary elections in Somalia and is calling on all parties to implement the new calendar without delay
Bomber Detonates Car in High-Speed Chase in Somali Capital
Bomber detonates car in high-speed chase in Somalia capital but escapes, police say
Somali -American Primary Winner Clarifies Marital Status
A woman on the brink of becoming the nation's first Somali-American state legislator is clarifying questions about her marital status that arose following her victory in a primary election last week
Was Judge in Stanford Sexual Assault Case Biased?
"The View" co-hosts address the concerns that the judge's lenient ruling was due to personal bias.
Somalia Raid May Have Killed Al-Shabaab Mastermind of Deadly Attack in Kenya, Pentagon Says
The al-Shabaab mastermind of the deadly attack on Garissa University College in Kenya that killed 148 people last year may have been killed in a raid Tuesday conducted by the Somali Army that was supported by U.S. military advisers, U.S. military officials said today. An assessment is still
Suspected Al-Shabab Militants Attack Mogadishu Hotel
A vehicle packed with explosives detonated outside a popular hotel in Somalia ’s capital today, government officials confirmed. The attack in Mogadishu is ongoing, and it’s unclear how many people have been killed or wounded. “It was a car explosion for the Ambassador Hotel near the highway of Maka