Iraq Explosions

A bombing at a Baghdad hotel rocks the Iraqi capital, killing at least 27 people and injuring at least 40 others.

The explosion was captured on video by Alhurra TV.

Tthe television network was doing an interview when the car bomb went off.

The powerful explosion ripped through the five story hote and destroyed other buildings nearby.

It left a crater at least eight feet wide and ten feet deep.

Rescuers are still searching through the rubble for bodies and any possible survivors.