[SeMissourian.com] Fog/Mist ~ 72°F  
River stage: 34.32 ft. Rising
Saturday, July 12, 2014
The walls of the citadel in Irbil, 217 miles north of Baghdad, Iraq, were seen Jan. 10. The citadel's mud brick houses, built atop layers of ancient civilizations stretching back through millennia, are crumbling. (ELENA BECATOROS ~ Associated Press)