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Iraqi Officials Say Baghdad Attack Killed 142

Iraqi officials said Monday at least 142 have died from Sunday's suicide truck bombing in the country's capital. The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack, saying it targeted Shi'ites with the bomb that hit a busy shopping area in Baghdad's Karrada district.  The attack is the deadliest in the city this year, and also wounded at least 186 people. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said he is "appalled by the utter disregard for human...

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