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Gunmen Kill at Least 3 Hostages in Attack on Hotel in Mali Capital

Officials in Mali sid at least four gunmen who shouted Islamic phrases while overtaking a luxury hotel in the capital Friday have killed three of their 170 hostages.   Authorities say about 20 hostages have been released, with some of them being taken away in ambulances. Earlier reports said the gunmen released hostages who were able to recite the Quran. Officials said U.N. and Malian troops have surrounded the hotel. The roads leading to the hotel have been sealed off. Mali...

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