NORFOLK, Va. —A federal judge has refused to dismiss murder charges against three Somalis accused of pirating a yacht and killing four Americans on board, ruling the U.S. can prosecute the slayings because they happened in international waters outside Somalia's control.
MOGADISHU — Fierce fighting between heavily armed rival clans in war-torn Somalia has killed at least 26 people in a dispute over grazing land and water, officials said Sunday.
If Mayor R.T. Rybak isn’t running for another term as mayor, Hussein Samatar says he’s ready to run.
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Huge waves of Somali immigrants escaping the two-decade-old civil war flocked to Minnesota, making the Twin Cities a centerpiece for hundreds of thousands diasporic communities scattered throughout the United States and Canada.