Mideast Egypt

December 7, 2011 - 4:10 AM
Election officials sit in a bus with ballot boxes from a closed polling station going to a counting center in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2011. The runoff for Egypt's first-round parliamentary elections has heated up tensions between competing Islamist groups that have so far dominated the vote, with scuffles breaking out and allegations of death threats. Arabic election poster showing candidates Ahmed Saleh, at right, and Nasser Fanous.(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)