February 13, 2005

The first results are in for Iraq's election. The list of candidates representing Iraq majority Shiite Muslims got 4.075 million votes in the nation's Jan. 30 election, followed by the Kurds with 2.175 million and then Prime Minister Ayad Allawi's list with 1.168 million. The results will not be certified for 3 days. Overall vote totals for the country have not been released.

A women who was hit by a drunk driver in 1984 has spoken for the first time in more than 20 years. For years, she could only blink her eyes one blink for "no," two blinks for "yes" to respond to questions that no one knew for sure she understood.

Fire has destroyed one of Madrid’s tallest office buildings. The fire reached temperatures of 1,440°F in the 32-story, 350 feet high skyscraper according to Madrid's chief of firefighters.

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