- AP News in Brief at 9:58 p.m. EDT Updated: May-26-15 11:06 pm
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- UN says alarming spike in female suicide bombings in Nigeria Updated: May-26-15 6:38 pm
GUBIO, Nigeria - Children are now being seen as potential threats after an "alarming spike" in suicide bombings by girls and women used by Boko Haram militants in northeastern Nigeria, the U.N. children's agency said Tuesday.
- Nigerian troops who fled Boko Haram now have them on the run Updated: May-06-15 4:47 am
YOLA, Nigeria - A year ago, a dozen Nigerian troops fighting about 200 Boko Haram militants in the town of Chibok exhausted their ammunition and ran, leaving the road open for the abduction of nearly 300 girls.
- Report: Journalists face deadliest time 'in recent history' Updated: Apr-27-15 11:08 am
UNITED NATIONS - Extremist groups and the governments that restrict liberties to combat those militants have created "the most deadly and dangerous period for journalists in recent history," according to a new report released Monday.