Gadhafi forces shell besieged Libyan city, 9 dead

April 14, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
Forces loyal to Moammar Gadhafi shelled a besieged western city Thursday, killing at least nine people, witnesses said, while the U.S. told a NATO meeting that the alliance must intensify its political, diplomatic and economic mission to isolate the Libyan leader and "bring about his departure."