APTOPIX Mideast Iraq Woman Beaten

March 31, 2012 - 9:25 AM
Mourners carry a coffin draped with Iraqi flags during the funeral procession for Shaima Alawadi in the Shiite holy city of Najaf, 100 miles (160 kilometers) south of Baghdad, Iraq, Saturday, March 31, 2012. Alawadi was an Iraqi-American woman found bludgeoned to death in her California home last week, with a threatening note left beside her body, was buried in her native Iraq on Saturday. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)