Death Toll in Pakistan Bombing Still on Rise

A massive truck bomb destroyed half of Islamabad's best-known hotel Saturday, killing at least 40 people, wounding more than 250 and leaving a crater 25 feet deep. Locals who arrived on the scene minutes after the bombing said they saw many additional dead bodies lying the rubble, and officials fear the death toll will increase significantly as rescue teams continue work at the scene. Just after 8 p.m. local time, an apparent suicide bomber blew himself up as his vehicle was being checked at...Full Story
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