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Explosion at Baghdad Market Leaves Dozens Dead
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Explosion at Baghdad Market Leaves Dozens Dead

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Explosion at Baghdad Market Leaves Dozens Dead

Explosion at Baghdad Market Leaves Dozens Dead
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The toll from an explosion Friday at a crowded Baghdad market stands at 58 dead and at least 40 injured. Iraqis blame an American bomb. U.S. military officials say they're investigating what might have caused the blast. NPR's Anne Garrels reports.

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