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Death toll in Somalia hotel blast rises to 26, police say - Minneapolis Star Tribune;

Death toll in Somalia hotel blast rises to 26, police say - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis Star TribuneDeath toll in Somalia hotel blast rises to 26, police sayMinneapolis Star TribuneTyler Hicks, New York Times A wounded man is treated at Medina Hospital following multiple explosions at a hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia, Jan. 25, 2017. Dozens of people were seriously wounded or killed by the explosions during terrorist attacks on the ...and more »

Turkey strongly condemns terror attack in Somalia - Hurriyet Daily News;

Turkey strongly condemns terror attack in Somalia - Hurriyet Daily News

Hurriyet Daily NewsTurkey strongly condemns terror attack in SomaliaHurriyet Daily NewsThe Turkish Foreign Ministry has strongly condemned a deadly terror attack in Somalia that killed at least 14 people on Jan. 25, according to an official statement released later in the day. “We strongly believe that terrorist attacks, such as the one ...and more »

Somalia: Presidential Election Slated for February 8, 2017 - AllAfrica.com

Somalia: Presidential Election Slated for February 8, 2017AllAfrica.comSomalia officials have set a new date for long-waited presidential election following series of discussions by the electoral commission and the newly inaugurated federal parliament.The electoral commission has announced Wednesday that the ballot to ...and more »

Somalia: UN Condemns Attack On Dayah Hotel in Mogadishu - AllAfrica.com;

Somalia: UN Condemns Attack On Dayah Hotel in Mogadishu - AllAfrica.com

AllAfrica.comSomalia: UN Condemns Attack On Dayah Hotel in MogadishuAllAfrica.comThe United Nations assistance mission in Somalia (UNSOM) has strongly condemned Wednesday's suicide car bomb attack on Dayah hotel in Mogadishu that left over 20 dead. "UNSOM strongly condemns today's suicide bomb attack on Dayah Hotel in ...and more »

Watch: Bomb blast caught on camera as Somali militants attack hotel - Times of Malta;

Watch: Bomb blast caught on camera as Somali militants attack hotel - Times of Malta

Times of MaltaWatch: Bomb blast caught on camera as Somali militants attack hotelTimes of MaltaA suspected suicide car bomb rammed into the gate of a hotel in the Somali capital Mogadishu this morning shortly before a second bomb was detonated as security forces and journalists gathered at the scene. The second blast was caught by a Reuters ...and more »

Somalia: Gunmen storm hotel in capital after car bomb - Business Insider

Somalia: Gunmen storm hotel in capital after car bombBusiness InsiderHARGEISA, Somalia (AP) — A Somali police officer says gunmen have fought their way into a hotel in the Somali capital after a suicide car bombing at its gates. Capt. Mohamed Hussein said Wednesday that dozens of people, including lawmakers, are ...and more »

'Unique in the insect world': Insect from time of dinosaurs looks like an alien - WOAI;

'Unique in the insect world': Insect from time of dinosaurs looks like an alien - WOAI

WOAI'Unique in the insect world': Insect from time of dinosaurs looks like an alienWOAIThis strange insect found preserved in amber represents a new species, genus, family and order of insects. (Photo by George Poinar Jr., courtesy of Oregon State University). 31677554024_435f546f96_o.jpg · 32142180800_772ae44206_o.jpg.and more »

Comparing Trump's first executive actions to his campaign promises - WJLA;

Comparing Trump's first executive actions to his campaign promises - WJLA

WJLAComparing Trump's first executive actions to his campaign promisesWJLAWASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) — On the campaign trail, Donald Trump promised a lot for his first 100 days in office. In his six days as president, Trump has been busy signing executive orders and presidential memoranda to make good on those ...and more »

McDonald's to give away 10000 bottles of special sauce - WOAI;

McDonald's to give away 10000 bottles of special sauce - WOAI

WOAIMcDonald's to give away 10000 bottles of special sauceWOAISAN FRANCISCO (AP) — To get you to come into McDonald's and buy new versions of its Big Mac, the chain is giving away 10,000 bottles of its trademark special sauce for people to use at home. The move is to celebrate the introduction of the Mac Jr. and ...and more »

Amtrak train carrying passengers crashes into tanker truck - KCBY.com 11;

Amtrak train carrying passengers crashes into tanker truck - KCBY.com 11

KCBY.com 11Amtrak train carrying passengers crashes into tanker truckKCBY.com 11PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, Va. (ABC7) — An Amtrak train carrying 95 passengers crashed into a tanker truck near Quantico Wednesday morning. Prince William County Police say there were no severe injuries. Amtrak says that the Northeast Regional Train ...and more »

In Somalia At least 5 journalists killed in Mogadishu hotel attack – UN - Pulse Nigeria

In Somalia At least 5 journalists killed in Mogadishu hotel attack – UNPulse NigeriaFive journalists have been killed in a suicide bombing attack at a hotel in Mogadishu. Published: 25.01.2017; Pulse News Agency Local By NAN. Print; eMail · African Union truck with soldiers play. African Union truck with soldiers. (African Union) ...and more »

A Bloody Reminder for Somalia: Chaos Is Never Far Away - New York Times;

A Bloody Reminder for Somalia: Chaos Is Never Far Away - New York Times

New York TimesA Bloody Reminder for Somalia: Chaos Is Never Far AwayNew York TimesMOGADISHU, Somalia — When the first explosion rang out, the men on the hotel patio looked up for a moment, then at one another — and kept on eating breakfast. Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia, long ago grew accustomed to such jarring sounds, and ...and more »

US Deports 90 Back Home to Somalia - Voice of America;

US Deports 90 Back Home to Somalia - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaUS Deports 90 Back Home to SomaliaVoice of AmericaNinety Somali immigrants who either ran afoul of U.S. law or had their asylum applications rejected have been deported to the Somali capital, Mogadishu, witnesses and officials said Wednesday. Somalia's ambassador to the United States, Ahmed Isse Awad, ...and more »

Somalia: 10 Killed After Bombings, Gunfire Hit Mogadishu Hotel - Eurasia Review;

Somalia: 10 Killed After Bombings, Gunfire Hit Mogadishu Hotel - Eurasia Review

Eurasia ReviewSomalia: 10 Killed After Bombings, Gunfire Hit Mogadishu HotelEurasia ReviewAt least 10 people died Monday when gunmen opened fire and detonated bombs at a hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia, local authorities said. It's unclear how many people were injured in the attack and the death toll is expected to increase, authorities and ...and more »

Dozens dead, wounded after terror attack at Somalia hotel - UPI.com;

Dozens dead, wounded after terror attack at Somalia hotel - UPI.com

UPI.comDozens dead, wounded after terror attack at Somalia hotelUPI.comMilitants detonated two vehicles loaded with explosives in an attack on the Hotel Dayah in Mogadishu, Somalia, on Wednesday -- a hotel where government officials frequent. At least 28 people were killed, and the Islamist group al-Shabab took credit for ...and more »

Music teacher dies after collapsing in western Pennsylvania classroom - WJAC Johnstown;

Music teacher dies after collapsing in western Pennsylvania classroom - WJAC Johnstown

WJAC JohnstownMusic teacher dies after collapsing in western Pennsylvania classroomWJAC JohnstownOfficials say a 53-year-old music teacher died after he suffered a medical emergency and collapsed while practicing with students at a high school in western Pennsylvania. (MGN). AA. LEECHBURG, Pa. -- Officials say a 53-year-old music teacher died ...and more »

15 dead after Islamists storm Mogadishu hotel - Telegraph.co.uk;

15 dead after Islamists storm Mogadishu hotel - Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk15 dead after Islamists storm Mogadishu hotelTelegraph.co.ukIslamist militants intent on undermining Somalia's faltering political transition killed at least 15 people yesterday after they stormed a hotel in Mogadishu which is popular with members of the country's new parliament. Panicked guests hid under beds ...and more »

Shabaab suicide assault at Mogadishu hotel kills at least 28 - Long War Journal;

Shabaab suicide assault at Mogadishu hotel kills at least 28 - Long War Journal

Long War JournalShabaab suicide assault at Mogadishu hotel kills at least 28Long War JournalAl Qaeda's branch in East Africa, Shabaab, continues to prove its ability to penetrate and attack high-security areas in central Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia. The jihadist group killed at least 28 people in a suicide assault earlier today at a ...and more »

Somalia: UN mission condemns Al-Shabaab attack on popular Mogadishu hotel - UN News Centre;

Somalia: UN mission condemns Al-Shabaab attack on popular Mogadishu hotel - UN News Centre

UN News CentreSomalia: UN mission condemns Al-Shabaab attack on popular Mogadishu hotelUN News CentreViolent extremists have carried out bombings in the Somali capital of Mogadishu on various occasions. Shown here is the aftermath of a car bomb attack on the city's Banadir Beach hotel on 25 August 2016. Photo: UN Somalia (file). Tweet ...and more »

Mogadishu hotel rocked with bullets and bombs in latest al-Shabaab attack leaving 20 dead - SOFREP (press release) (subscription);

Mogadishu hotel rocked with bullets and bombs in latest al-Shabaab attack leaving 20 dead - SOFREP (press release) (subscription)

SOFREP (press release) (subscription)Mogadishu hotel rocked with bullets and bombs in latest al-Shabaab attack leaving 20 deadSOFREP (press release) (subscription)Mogadishu , Somalia – The East African jihadist group known as Harakat al-Shabaab al-Mujahideen attacked the Dayah Hotel in a brazen daylight raid in the capital city of Mogadishu Somalia on Wednesday. The hotel which is popular with westerners along ...and more »