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Nigerian Suicide Bombing by Girl Kills 5

A young girl killed herself and five others Sunday in the latest suicide bombing in the restive northeastern part of Nigeria, where government troops are battling insurgents from the Islamist extremist group Boko Haram. Witnesses described the girl as being no more than 8 years old and said she set off the bomb at a checkpoint at a market in Potiskum where phones are sold and repaired. Authorities said at least 19 people were injured in the blast. No one claimed responsibility for...

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