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Powerful Car Bomb Kills At Least 52 In Baghdad

Iraqi officials have raised the death toll from a powerful car bombing in a Shi'ite neighborhood in the Iraqi capital to at least 52 people killed. The attack, which also wounded up to 65 people, several seriously, was one of the worst attacks in Baghdad in recent years. The explosion struck a crowded outdoor market in Baghdad's eastern district of Sadr City. The Islamic State extremist group claimed responsibility for the attack.