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  • A car bomb went off in a commercial area of a restive northern Iraqi city on Sunday, killing at least 10 people, while a separate bombing killed 6 people, officials said.
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  • A series of attacks in Iraq, including a shooting at a security checkpoint and a suicide car bomb, killed 16 people and destroyed a bridge on Sunday, said officials
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  • A wave of attacks across Iraq on Tuesday killed at least 29 people, mostly members of the security forces, while a Sunni lawmaker escaped an assassination attempt, officials said
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  • Iraqi officials say an overnight suicide attack inside a cafe in Baghdad has killed at least 12 people and wounded 38
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  • A series of car bomb attacks targeting commercial areas and a restaurant killed at least 15 people Saturday in Iraq's capital, Baghdad, authorities said
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  • Iraqi officials say bombings in and around Baghdad have killed at least nine people and wounded 28
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  • Officials say a truck bomb explosion in an outdoor market in northeastern Iraq has killed at least 27 people and injured 48 others
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  • A wave of attacks, mostly by car bombs, hit mainly Shiite and commercial areas of Baghdad on Wednesday morning, killing at least 24 people and wounding 87, Iraqi officials said
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  • Officials in Iraq say attacks against Shiites and police ahead of a religious ritual have killed at least 21 people
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  • A wave of car bombs struck mainly in Shiite neighborhoods of Bagdad on Monday morning, killing at least 51 people and wounding dozens more, officials said, the latest in relentless violence roiling Iraq in recent months.
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  • Shootings and a car bombing in Baghdad killed 13 people Tuesday, including an anti-al-Qaida militant and his family, in the latest bout of violence to hit Iraq amid an extended wave of sectarian killings this year, officials said
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  • A wave of car bombs in the Iraqi capital on Thursday killed 31 people and wounded dozens, the latest attacks in a months-long surge in violence.
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  • More than a dozen explosions, mainly from car bombs, ripped through marketplaces, parking lots, a cafe and rush-hour crowds in Iraq on Monday, killing at least 58 people and pushing the country's death toll for the month of July toward the 700 mark, officials said
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  • Iraqi officials say a bomb has exploded inside a crowded coffee shop in the ethnically disputed northern city of Kirkuk, killing 19 and wounding 26
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  • Two suicide bombers blew themselves up inside and near a Shiite mosque in Baghdad on Tuesday, killing 24 people and wounding 52, Iraqi officials said
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  • Three bombing attacks in Iraq have killed at least 12 people today
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  • Attackers detonated explosives hidden in a produce-laden pickup truck and two other vehicles parked around a market in central Iraq early Monday, killing 15 people in the latest in a spike of violence ravaging the country.
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  • A series of morning bomb explosions in Baghdad and the northern Iraqi city of Mosul on Thursday killed at least 13 people and wounded dozens in the latest eruption of violence rattling the country, officials said
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  • A string of attacks killed at least 14 people in Iraq on Sunday, officials said, in the latest violence of what has been a particularly bloody month in the country
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  • A wave of attacks killed at least 95 people in Shiite and Sunni areas of Iraq on Monday, officials said, pushing the death toll over the past week to more than 240 and extending one of the most sustained bouts of sectarian violence the country has seen in years
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  • Three car bombs exploded Monday in public areas in two cities in Iraq's largely calm Shiite Muslim south, killing 19 civilians and wounding dozens, officials said
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  • Officials say two explosions in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul have killed two soldiers and wounded another seven people
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  • Iraqi officials say a bomb attached to a car has killed two local officials and wounded another north of Baghdad
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  • Iraqi officials say gunmen have attacked an army checkpoint north of Baghdad, killing four soldiers and wounding four others
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  • A suicide car bomb went off near a school in Iraq's western Anbar province on Monday, killing four children, officials said
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  • Militants downed an Iraqi army helicopter on Thursday and killed nearly a dozen security forces in overnight clashes, a regional official said, in what appeared to be an al-Qaida surge to retake one of its former strongholds in Iraq
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  • A powerful car bomb tore the facade off of Iraq's main religious affairs office for Shiite Muslims on Monday, killing at least 18 people and wounding more than 50 in the deadliest single attack in the capital in three months, officials said
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  • Official figures showed that March saw the lowest monthly death toll in Iraq since the U.S.-led invasion in 2003
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  • A Muslim leader says that the body of an Iraqi-American woman who was found brutally beaten next to a note saying "go back to your country, you terrorist" will be flown to her home country for her funeral
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  • An exhibit of wax statues depicting some of Shiite Muslims' most beloved clerics, aimed at paying tribute to this Iraqi holy city's contributions to culture, has been dipped in controversy as some Sunnis decry the figures as heretical
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  • Bombings and shootings across Iraq killed 46 people on Tuesday, striking at police and Shiite pilgrims in a torrent of violence that officials had dreaded in the run-up to a Baghdad meeting of the Arab world's top leaders, which the government hoped would showcase the nation's stability
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  • Two bombs that exploded in swift succession killed 13 people Wednesday near a crowded restaurant in a mid-sized city in Iraq's north, officials said
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  • A terrifying wave of bombs tore through mostly Shiite neighborhoods of Baghdad on Thursday, killing at least 69 people and evoking fears that Iraq could dissolve into a new round of sectarian violence now that American troops have left
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  • Iraqi officials say four people have been killed when a car bomb went off next to an Iraqi military patrol south of Baghdad
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  • Iraqi officials say two car bombs have exploded in the northern city of Mosul, killing five people and wounding 18.
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  • A judge has ordered her to pay $145,000 of the company's court costs after she lost her lawsuit alleging she was raped overseas
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  • Gunmen ambushed and killed eight Iraqi soldiers as they were heading back to base after a midnight shift in the country's west, security officials said Tuesday
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  • Iraqi officials say gunmen wearing military uniforms pulled seven people from a Sunni mosque south of Baghdad and then shot and killed them, execution-style
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  • A double bombing Thursday struck an Iraqi bank in Saddam Hussein's hometown where policemen were picking up their paychecks, killing 12 and wounding 34 people, officials said
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  • Attorneys for military contractor KBR tried to portray the woman as someone with a history of dishonesty and tried to point out to jurors what they believe are inconsistencies in her claims
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  • A woman is set to continue her testimony on the sexual assault she says she suffered in Iraq at the hands of co-workers for Houston-based military contractor KBR Inc.
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  • A police officer says a car bomb explosion has killed a police officer and three of his guards in northern Iraq
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  • Bombings in two central Iraqi cities killed at least 10 people Monday, with twin blasts near a school and market in a former insurgent stronghold leaving at least six dead, officials said
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  • A suicide bomber struck a group of soldiers collecting their paychecks Thursday in a western Iraqi city, killing eight people, police said
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  • A suicide bomber rammed his explosives-packed car into the front gate of a police headquarters Thursday, killing three people in the second strike on security targets in an eastern Iraqi city in as many days
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  • An Iraqi spokesman for Anbar province says two suicide bombers blew themselves up and killed at least nine people in the provincial capital of Ramadi
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  • A car bomb outside a restaurant killed three people north of Baghdad on Wednesday, while a roadside bomb wounded seven Iranian pilgrims on a bus traveling to an important Shiite religious festival, officials said
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  • At least six women have filed suit alleging sexual harassment or assault while working for U.S. government contract companies overseas
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  • The woman was raped and is now suing KBR, claiming there's a culture of sexual misconduct within the company
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  • A protest over electricity shortages in Iraq's southern port city of Basra turned deadly on Saturday with troops fatally shooting one demonstraton
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