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  • Kenyan authorities have charged four Somali nationals with offenses related to September's terrorist attack on Westgate Mall that killed 67 people.
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  • More than three dozen people remain unaccounted for almost a week after the end of the four-day terrorist attack on Nairobi's Westgate Mall that killed at least 67, the head of the Kenyan Red Cross said Monday.
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  • Mourning begins in Kenya for Mall victims
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  • Mourning begins in Kenya for Mall victims
  • The militant group behind the takeover of a Nairobi mall claimed Wednesday that Kenyan government assault team carried out "a demolition" of the building, burying 137 hostages in rubble.
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  • A man from Montgomery County, along with his wife and daughter, survived the deadly terrorist attack at a shopping mall in Kenya.
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  • The terrorists who took control of a Nairobi mall and held off Kenyan security forces for four days have been defeated after killing at least 67 civilians and government troops, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said Tuesday.
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  • Kenyan security forces battled al-Qaida-linked terrorists in an upscale mall for a third day Monday in what they said was a final push to rescue the last few hostages in a siege that has left at least 62 people dead.
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  • 4 blasts at Kenya mall; 2 terrorists killed
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  • Armed police leave after entering the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013. Gunmen threw grenades and opened fire Saturday, killing at least 22 people in an attack targeting non-Muslims at an upscale mall in Kenyas capital that was hosting a childrens day event, a Red Cross official and witnesses said. (AP Photo/Jonathan Kalan)
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  • kenya airport fire
  • See images from a massive fire that gutted and shut down East Africa's largest airport.
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  • The U.S. government is warning that a terror attack on prominent government buildings and hotels in Kenya's capital could be imminent.
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  • File image of the Costa Allegra
  • Stranded ship is a sister ship to the Costa Concordia, which ran aground off Italy last month.
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  • 50 Cent
  • Rapper 50 Cent is teaming up with the World Food Program to see firsthand the effects of hunger in Somalia and Kenya.
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  • The world's newest snake has menacing-looking yellow and black scales, dull green eyes and two spiky horns. And it's named after a 7-year-old girl.
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kenya, wildlife preservation, animals
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  • Armed men killed a British man and kidnapped his wife from a beach resort in northern Kenya near the East African nation's border.
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  • Cindy McCain is teaming up with actor Ben Affleck to try to bring more attention to violence against women in Congo, as well as that country's upcoming presidential election.
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  • The al-Qaida mastermind behind the 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania was killed this week at a security checkpoint in Mogadishu by Somali forces who didn't immediately realize he was the most wanted man in East Africa, officials said Saturday.
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kenya, terrorism, al-qaida, national/world
  • President Obama and step-grandmother
  • Al-Qaida is making threats against President Obama's extended family in Kenya in retaliation for the killing of terrorist leader Osama bin Laden.
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  • The retired British couple were sailing the world on a 38-foot-yacht that represented most of their life savings when Somali pirates captured them last year, demanding the sort of huge ransom a multimillionaire or a multinational company might cough up.
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kenya, england, pirates, national/world
  • Elephant attack
  • Officials say a charging elephant has killed an American woman and the daughter she held in her arms.
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africa, kenya, animals, national/world