Islamic State suicide bombs kill at least 17 troops in Iraq's contested Anbar province

BAGHDAD - As Iraqi forces gathered for a major new offensive to try to take back the sprawling Sunni heartland of Anbar province, Islamic...

U.S. troops prove they can move into Baghdad;

U.S. troops dashed inside Baghdad on Saturday, blasting targets nestled...militia suddenly surfaced in downtown Baghdad and Iraqi troops deployed at strategic...was being beaten back. // South of Baghdad on the Tigris River, Marines destroyed...

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Baghdad says will 'do our best' to give Blix what he wants

BAGHDAD, Iraq -- Just days before a crucial round...senior Iraqi official said Sunday that Baghdad is "keen to resolve any pending issues...for support for military action against Baghdad. In his news conference, Amin, the chief...

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Biggest bombs yet strike Baghdad

The biggest bombs dropped on Baghdad so far - two 4,700-pound "bunker...of roads that lead from Kuwait to Baghdad, has been the scene of some of the...and a showdown in central Iraq over Baghdad was clearly drawing closer. With...

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Blix, ElBaradei open new round of Baghdad talks

BAGHDAD, Iraq -- U.N. disarmament chiefs went...very substantial" talks to find out what Baghdad did with stores of anthrax, nerve gas...with reporters afterward. The two days of Baghdad talks will shape the reports the chief...

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Drive to Baghdad slowed by sandstorm, resistance

...attacked Republican Guard units defending Baghdad on Monday while ground troops advanced...northern part of the country was bombed, and Baghdad fell under renewed air attack by day and...Coalition forces are closing in on Baghdad," Maj. Gen. Stanley McChrystal told...

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Many Americans, Iraqis unsure how road from Sept. 11 led to Baghdad

BAGHDAD, Iraq -- When the picture of a jetliner...on the television in Rabia Ibrahim's Baghdad apartment, his friend exclaimed "God...heart of its power." Some soldiers in Baghdad buy that argument. "I don't know...

New cars hot in Baghdad

BAGHDAD --- Business is booming at Baghdad car dealerships as well-heeled Iraqis are indulging in a passion...streets over two decades of sanctions and war. That might make Baghdad one of the few cities worldwide where the auto industry is doing...

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American soldiers celebrate Easter in Baghdad

BAGHDAD, Iraq -- With camouflage Bibles in hand...struggling with mortality," Ellis said. In Baghdad, several services were offered in places...colleagues injured Saturday in southern Baghdad when a young girl handed one of them a...

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Capriati gets ready for match to 'Bombs Over Baghdad'

...the 1999 Outkast song "Bombs Over Baghdad" was played on the stadium public-address...unless you plan to bang, bombs over Baghdad. ... Don't even bang unless you plan to hit something, bombs over Baghdad." A Nasdaq official said the tournament...

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