Car bomb at market in Pakistan kills 17

Posted: December 18, 2012 at 2:12 a.m.

A car bomb exploded in a crowded market in Pakistan’s troubled northwest tribal region near the Afghan border Monday, killing 17 people and wounding more than 40 others, officials said.

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