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Police: 15 People Killed in al-Shabab Attack on Mogadishu Hotel

At least 15 people were killed Saturday when the militant group al-Shabab attacked a hotel near Mogadishu's airport, setting off a massive explosion followed by gunfire, Somali police said. A suicide car bomber attacked late in the afternoon outside the Hotel Naso-Hablod. Gunfire was heard shortly afterward inside the hotel, officials said. More than two dozen people were injured, and police said an unknown number of people inside the hotel had been taken hostage. But Abdifitah...

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