Kenya Military Launches Attack to End Siege

A Kenyan military spokesman says most of the hostages trapped in a Nairobi shopping mall by Islamist gunmen have been rescued, and that most of the complex is secure.

After sundown on Sunday, the military began an assault on the upscale mall where an unknown number of hostages were being held by al-Qaida-linked militants.

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said at least one attacker was killed during efforts to end the deadly two-day siege. Officials did not immediately give the number of …