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Number of Nigerian Girls Who Escape Kidnapping Rises to 44

Islamic extremists Saturday claimed responsibility for the bombing in Nigeria's capital Abuja that left 75 people dead last Monday. In a video message, Abubakar Shekau, the leader of Boko Haram, taunted authorities and claimed to be living somewhere in the capital. Meantime, Nigerian officials are still searching for 85 school girls abducted from the northeastern town of Chibok on Monday. Saturday, officials said 44 other girls have escaped from the kidnappers who seized them at a...

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