As authorities tallied official results after voting ended on the final day of Italy's parliamentary elections Monday, polls suggested the center-left -- led by Pier Luigi Bersani -- was on track to defeat controversial three-time Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi.
But Berlusconi's rise in the polls in recent weeks, combined with widespread public disillusionment, means that nothing about the race is a foregone conclusion.
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