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Secularist Coalition ClaimsVictory in Iraqi Elections

Ayad Allawi wins most seats in parliamentary elections, beating Shiite bloc headed by country's PM Nouri al-Maliki

UN says Iraq election credible, blast follows

BAGHDAD - The top official for the United Nations in Iraq says the UN has determined Iraq's March 7 parliamentary elections were credible and called on all sides to accept the results.

Obama: It's a START

Obama says nuke treaty to replace START accord shows U.S., Russia ready to leave 20th century behind | VIDEO

Appeals for $$ for Threatened Pols

Obama's campaign operation is raising money off the threats to Dem lawmakers to help 'defend health reform'

Playing Politics on Threats?

As feds probe threats against Congress in health law's wake, lawmakers trade accusations of exploiting incidents

Saudis Eye Al Qaeda in Foiled Plot

EXCLUSIVE: Several suspects in plot against Saudi oil, security facilities linked to Al Qaeda in Yemen, official says

Polar Bears on Thin Ice

LIVESHOTS: San Diego Zoo stirs uproar from critics with climate change portion of new polar bear exhibit | VIDEO

Polar Bears on Thin Ice

LIVESHOTS: San Diego Zoo stirs uproar from critics with climate change portion of new polar bear exhibit

Cantor's Office Attacked

Bullet fired at House minority whip's office as new reports surface of threats against lawmakers

Bin Laden threatens US over alleged 9/11 plotter

CAIRO – Osama bin Laden threatened in a new message released Thursday to kill any Americans al-Qaida captures if the U.S. executes the self-professed mastermind of the Sept.