Sen. Chuck Schumer calls for additional action to find kidnapped Nigerian girls

At a press conference on Sunday, state Sen.

At a press conference on Sunday, state Sen. Chuck Schumer said the U.S. should offer its own reward for information leading to the rescue of the girls. (Credit: News 12 )

New York's senior senator is calling on the U.S. government to offer more help in the search for hundreds of missing girls in Nigeria.

Nearly three weeks have passed since a group of Islamic extremists stormed a school in Northeastern Nigeria and abducted the students. It is believed that 276 girls remain captive.

Extremist group Boko Haram claimed responsibility for the abduction of...

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