Residents in Baghdad felt an initial quake followed by aftershocks
13 January, 2018, 03:37
The first tremor jolted Soomar city in Kermanshah province, followed by two aftershocks of 5.4-magnitude and 5-magnitude.
Geophysicist Randy Baldwin told The Associated Press on Thursday that such quakes should be expected in the region after the November 7.2 magnitude temblor.
In November 2017, a powerful magnitude 7.3 quake hit the border areas between the Kurdistan Region of Iraq and Iranian Kurdistan (Rojhilat), killing over 300 people. "If there was a stressed fault that's ready to move, they happen like that until the stresses are relieved, so it's not too unusual".
Four people suffered minor injuries in Iran, state television reported.
I was at the national [figure skating] championships this week so I didn't watch the Golden Globes ", Kerrigan told the Globe . Educated white people who go to arthouse movies have been trained to think twice before they start "othering" black people.
Fans interested in receiving the latest information on attending games in London should register at www.ticketmaster.com/nfl. Teams don't like giving up home games, but the ones that are most vulnerable are the ones that have trouble selling tickets.
The home side had earlier won the opening ODI in Wellington by 61 runs and will now face the Pakistanis on Saturday at Dunedin. After rains played the spoilsport and delayed the play for more than two hours, the target was revised to 151 off 25 overs.
Trump claimed he has "a very good relationship" with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un . "I have relationships with people". Kim , on the other hand, has charged that he would "tame the mentally deranged USA dotard with fire", referring to Trump.
A United Nations panel ruled in 2016 that he was being "arbitrarily detained" and should be allowed to walk free. Assange was also charged with sexual assault crimes in Sweden, but those charges were dropped in May 2017.
All said and done, digital payment efforts by either Google or Apple in India didn't seem to have taken off as expected. It also mentioned that users will see the rebranding move across payments with friends, online retailers and stores.
The Wii U platformer Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is coming to the Switch with Funky Kong as a new playable character. Dark Souls: Remastered updates the original with technology from Dark Souls 3, and it includes the Artorias of the Abyss DLC.
Still, Trump thanked the journalists in front of him, joking: "You've gotten very familiar with this room". And just as Bannon started backtracking his statements, the coffin was sealed, says Lindorff.
Those things - and the GoPro name - helped put Karma into second place in its price band in 2017 behind category leader DJI . The latest job cuts will reduce GoPro's workforce to less than 1,000, down from about 1,500 at the end of 2016.
WWE star John Cena announced today that he will host the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards for a second consecutive year. In addition to that, he will be executive producing a game show series, " Keep It Spotless ".
Eric Staal will represent Wild in NHL All-Star Game
The league on Wednesday announced the full All-Star rosters as selected by the NHL's hockey operations department. Burns had a combined 151 points the last two seasons, including 76 last season, a team record for a defenseman.
Facebook testing new feature to host city-specific local news
Since then, Zuckerberg has made it a priority to clean up the platform and make it a better environment for Facebook's users. He said he had rethought the way he views his and Facebook's legacy, even if it will cost the company in the short term.
Bitcoin Fumbles After The Potential Ban
Police raids on exchanges also follow earlier statements from regulators that they may tax capital gains from crypto trading. Any cryptocurrency ban would need a majority vote from the National Assembly, which could take months or years, Reuters said.
Google could be heading for speaker-less future
On Ivanov's profile page, it says that Redux achieved a "successful exit" in August 2017, but it does not state the buyer. Google ( GOOG , GOOGL ) acquired a United Kingdom speaker tech startup late a year ago for undisclosed terms.
Serena says motherhood may make her better player
She said that while she was pleased with her recovery and her progress, she was "not where I personally want to be". She says now that she has her daughter, she doesn't need titles and money. "That's a different feeling for me".
People familiar with deal: Mets, Bruce agree at $39M, 3 yrs
NY began the year with great expectations that were quickly derailed by long-term injuries to Syndergaard, Cespedes and others. If the Mets are okay having Asdrubal Cabrera play third base, as I personally am, then the focus should be second base.
Sony Mobiles unveil Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra and L2 at CES 2018
For quick unlocking, the device comes with a one-touch fingerprint sensor that's integrated onto the metallic back panel. Talking about the smartphones, the Sony Xperia XA2 and Xperia XA2 Ultra differ in terms of some of the specifications.
Acer Chromebook 11 adds USB-C, but doesn't fix the screen
In terms of the RAM and storage , the HP Chromebook 11 G6 EE will be offered with upto 8GB of RAM and upto 64GB of storage . Then, Acer is bragging about the impressive 10-hour battery life , which is pretty decent considering the price point.