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Sunday  August 13, 2006

Blasts kill 47 in Shiite area of Baghdad 8/13/2006, 9:05 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Car bombs and a rocket barrage struck a predominantly Shiite neighborhood in Baghdad Sunday, killing at least 47 people and wounding 148. The rockets apparently were fired from a mostly Sunni district targeted by U.S. troops in a crackdown against the sectarian violence roiling the capital.
Shiite to preside over 2nd Saddam trial 8/13/2006, 8:34 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) A 54-year-old Shiite jurist will preside as chief judge in the trial of Saddam Hussein and six others for their role in the 1980s campaign that killed an estimated 100,000 Kurds, a court official said Sunday.
Car bombs, rockets kill 47 in Baghdad 8/13/2006, 4:08 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Car bombs and a rocket barrage struck a crowded predominantly Shiite neighborhood in Baghdad late Sunday, killing at least 47 people and wounding at least 148, authorities said.
A look at U.S. military deaths in Iraq 8/13/2006, 3:51 p.m. PT
(AP) As of Sunday, Aug. 13, 2006, at least 2,600 members of the U.S. military have died since the beginning of the Iraq war in March 2003, according to an Associated Press count. The figure includes seven military civilians. At least 2,057 died as a result of hostile action, according to the military's numbers.
General hears Marines' concerns in Iraq 8/13/2006, 2:23 p.m. PT
FALLUJAH, Iraq (AP) The top U.S. general dropped into this volatile city Sunday to hear what was on the minds of Marines doing battle daily with a resilient and deadly insurgency. Some of what he heard sounded like a sign of creeping doubt not about the Marines' mission but about the wider purpose it is supposed to be serving as the U.S. war death count tops 2,600.
Blasts kill 47 in Shiite part of Baghdad 8/13/2006, 2:04 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Car bombs and a rocket barrage struck a crowded predominantly Shiite neighborhood in Baghdad late Sunday, killing at least 47 people and wounding at least 148, authorities said.
Iraqi has worst fuel shortage since '03 8/13/2006, 1:28 p.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Under a scorching sun, Baghdad taxi driver Sameer Abdul Razzaq wraps a wet towel around his head and waits for gasoline in a line stretching a mile. "I've been here since 6 a.m.," he said Sunday. "If I'm lucky, I'll get to the end of the line by sunset. I actually think I might end up spending the night here.
Female general looks back on her climb 8/13/2006, 10:35 a.m. PT
CAMP ANACONDA, Iraq (AP) Retracing her path to becoming a brigadier general in Iraq, Rebecca Halstead remembers her first command back in 1981 where, as a freshly minted lieutenant, she was teamed with a sergeant who had served in Vietnam.
Iraq minister says 7 bodyguards arrested 8/13/2006, 8:40 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's health minister, who is aligned to a powerful Shiite militia, claimed Sunday that U.S. forces arrested seven of his personal guards in a surprise pre-dawn raid on his office. The reason for the alleged arrests was unclear.
Health minister: 7 Iraqi guards arrested 8/13/2006, 6:07 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's health minister, who is aligned to a powerful Shiite militia, claimed Sunday that U.S. forces arrested seven of his personal guards in a surprise pre-dawn raid on his office. The reason for the alleged arrests was unclear.
Health minister: 7 Iraqi guards arrested 8/13/2006, 3:08 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Iraq's health minister, who is aligned to a powerful Shiite militia, claimed Sunday that U.S. forces arrested seven of his personal guards in a surprise pre-dawn raid on his office. The reason for the alleged arrests was unclear.
U.S. troops among nearly 50 dead in Iraq 8/13/2006, 2:20 a.m. PT
BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) Police found a dozen bodies trapped in a grate in the Tigris River, and a roadside bomb killed two U.S. soldiers on a foot patrol south of Baghdad Saturday as nearly 50 violent deaths were reported across Iraq.

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