10/27/2014 01:25 pm ET Updated Oct 28, 2014

Car Bomb Rocks Central Baghdad

BAGHDAD, Oct 27 (Reuters) - A car bomb killed at least 15 people in central Baghdad on Monday, police and medical sources in the Iraqi capital said.

The attack took place on a street with shops and restaurants in the Karrada district, which is home to both Sunni and Shi'ite Muslims as well as other sects and ethnic groups. (Writing by Michael Georgy; Editing by Mark Heinrich)