Morning Buzz: June 27, 2007

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British Prime Minister Tony Blair wraps up a decade in power today, handing the reins to Treasury chief Gordon Brown, his longtime associate.

Two Republican senators, George Voinovich of Ohio and Richard Lugar of Indiana , have publicly broken with the White House over Iraq , saying the current strategy is not working and advocating a gradual withdrawal of troops.  

Israeli troops killed at least 11 Palestinians, most of whom were armed, in the largest raid in Gaza since Hamas seized power this month.

Researchers believe a Russian lake could hold the key to the mystery of what happened to a suspected meteor  that struck in 1908.