In the most recent death, Navy SEAL Kyle Milliken was killed in Somalia on Friday — the first US casualty there since the early 1990s.
The 20-year-old is the latest in what federal authorities say was a "broad conspiracy" among a group of Somali-American men to join ISIS in Syria.
Lawyers for the detained journalist have contended that if deported back to Somalia, where he was targeted by al-Shabaab, he would likely be killed.
Militant group al-Shabaab targeted a restaurant in Mogadishu on Tuesday, killing 10 people, a day after the deadly bombing of a U.N. vehicle.
The Kenyan government has asked the United Nations to close the Dadaab refugee camp and relocate some 500,000 Somalis.
Friends, family, and others are sharing pictures of the people killed using the hashtag #147NotJustANumber to put a face to victims of the terror attack at Garissa University College.
"There are still people there, sleeping in the forest." Survivors of Kenya's worst terrorist attack in years describe fleeing al-Shabaab militants. BuzzFeed News' Jina Moore reports from Garissa.
At least seven people have been killed in al-Shabaab's most recent strike on the nation's capital, and the death toll is expected to rise.
The FBI placed Liban Haji Mohamed on its list of most-wanted terrorists in January for allegedly providing support to al-Shabaab and al-Qaeda.
Al-Shabaab says it may seek to replicate its deadly 2013 Nairobi mall attack in Minnesota.
The attack on the quarry was led by al-Shabaab militants from Somalia. The victims reportedly are miners who worked at the quarry.
Said Muse Dahir kept his newspaper and radio show going in Somalia, even as al-Shabaab militants wreak violence in the country. What happened after he crossed into the U.S.
After a tense standoff with his former allies on Monday, Omar Hammami is tweeting again. A fatwa may have saved him.
Omar Hammami's latest.
After falling out with al-Shabaab, Alabama native Omar Hammami gets a comeuppance from someone who seems like a fellow Western jihadi. Did Hammami rip off someone else's jihadi rap?