Iraq election turnout 62.4 percent
IRAQ: Turnout in Iraqís parliamentary poll was
62.4 percent, the nationís electoral commission said on Monday, a
day after millions of voters defied deadly attacks to cast ballots.
Ban to make Mideast peace push
US: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Monday
he would attend an Arab League summit in Libya later this month to
push forward the Middle East peace process after a planned tour of
New poll spells potential trouble for Democrats
US: A new poll on Monday found signs of trouble
ahead for U.S. President Barack Obama and his Democrats on national
security issues such as the handling of terrorism suspects.