Gunmen torch 4 Nigeria churches

Dozens die as Islamic militants make way from town to town

Posted: June 30, 2014 at 3:50 a.m.

BAUCHI, Nigeria -- Suspected Islamic extremists sprayed gunfire at worshippers and torched four churches Sunday in a village just miles from the town where more than 200 schoolgirls were kidnapped, witnesses said.

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