Ugandan toll in World Cup bombings rises to 74

An American women lies injured at the emergency ward at the Mulago hospital, Monday July 12, 2010, in Kampala after bombs exploded at two sites in Uganda's capital late Sunday as people watched the World Cup soccer final on TV, killing scores of people. (AP Photo/Marc Hofer)

July 12, 2010 7:39:39 AM PDT
An al-Qaida-linked Somali militant group suspected in twin bombings in Uganda's capital that hit crowds watching the World Cup final endorsed the attacks Monday but stopped short of claiming responsibility, while the death toll rose to 74.