Police: Truck bomb kills 7 people north of Baghdad

Police say a truck bomb has killed seven people north of Baghdad. Police Col. Mohammed Khalid says the truck was detonated by remote control Sunday when police and security guards went to check the vehicle which was parked along the side of a road in Duluiyah, which is about 45 miles (75 kilometers) north of Baghdad. Six of the dead were policemen and the seventh was a member of the local awakening council - volunteers who have turned against the insurgents.