According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake struck 15.5 miles beneath the surface about 20 miles from Halabjah, Iraq. A magnitude 6.6 devastated the historic city of Bam in 2003, killing about 26,000 people.
The semi-official Iranian ILNA news agency reported that at least 14 provinces had been impacted by the natural disaster.
A TASS correspondent reported from Kuwait City that earth tremors had been felt in that city.
Iranian social media was abuzz Sunday night with posts of people evacuating their homes, particularly in Kermanshah and Ghasr-e Shirin, where injured people were thought to be buried under the rubble.
Iran's state TV reported that at least eight villages were damaged in the natural disaster.
He was tied for the league lead with 19 touchdown passes and had gained almost 2,000 total yards (1,699 passing and 269 rushing). A few minutes later, ESPN's Adam Schefter tweeted that on-site tests on Watson's knee affirm that he did tear his ACL.
The Saints scored on an 8-yard run by Alvin Kamara on the opening possession and a 1-yard run by Ingram later in the first half. Ingram's score capped an 80-yard drive and was set up by a 19-yard reception by Josh Hill to the 1-yard line.
Xenoblade Chronicles 2, which has a December 1 release date, is the direct sequel to the 2011 Nintendo Wii role-playing game. Speaking of DLC, Nintendo is bringing Xenoblade to another major Switch title, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild .
No word yet on when Moira will hit PTR, but expect her to be a bit controversial (just like nearly all new Overwatch characters). Finally, her new ultimate " Coalescence " fires a beam across the map, that heals allies while dealing heavy damage to enemies.
In the upcoming book , The Last Republicans , which explores the terms of both Bush presidents, former President George H.W. Updegrove in May 2016. "And I'm not too excited about him being a leader", he remarked .
Virgin Islands and most of Arizona don't observe daylight saving time, so there's no need to change the clocks in those places. It was used as a wartime measure for the United States. 1945-1966 - There is no federal law regarding Daylight Saving Time.
During the 2016 Trump presidential campaign, Kushner helped develop and run Trump's digital media strategy. Those decisions led to Mueller taking over the investigation after being appointed as special counsel.
The " Keeping Up With the Kardashians " star kept her caption short and sweet and called Thompson the "moon" of her life. The loved up couple showed off their costumes on Snapchat , where they shared an affectionate embrace.
On the other hand, Google's cheese slice would dissolve into a sticky puddle on the bun, making it soggy and hard to eat. Not a single one places the cheese underneath the patty though, so Google's alone in its mistake there.
Kim's wife , who is shown in the photos, remains largely mysterious to much of the public. The true face of Kim Jong un's army REVEALED in shocking images smuggled out the country.
3 killed, 20 missing in Andhra boat accident
Tragedy struck after a boat carrying 38 people capsized at Ferry Ghat in Ibrahimpatnam area of the city on Sunday evening. Officials said 41 passengers, including 31 members of Ongole Wakers Club, were on the boat when it overturned.
Kearney annual Veterans Day Parade 11 am Saturday
At 11 a.m., the 16th annual Elk Grove Veterans Day Parade will proceed south on Elk Grove Florin Road to Elk Grove Regional Park. A brief memorial ceremony will take place immediately following the parade, in Folsom City Lions Park at the Veterans Memorial.
Alibaba's Singles' Day is retail gold
Since then, the online sales extravaganza has become an annual 24-hour shopping ritual, and the largest of its kind in the world. Shoppers also spent $3.39 billion on Cyber Monday a year ago , the largest single online shopping day in the U.S., Adobe said.
Jason Heyward wins National League Gold Glove award
Winners are determined using a combination of advanced metrics (25 percent) and coach and manager voting (75 percent). He was seeking to become the first Detroit infielder to win back-to-back Gold Gloves since Lou Whitaker (1983-1985).
Australia refuses New Zealand offer on refugees
Australia withdrew from the Manus Island centre on Tuesday, following a PNG court ruling that the centre was unconstitutional. The United Nations has called on Australia to urgently restore support to those on Manus Island , at the very least.
A Twitter Employee Deleted Donald Trump's Twitter Account
US President Donald Trump's Twitter account inadvertently deactivated on Thursday due to Twitter employee's mistake. And he has used Twitter in office like no president before him (and maybe no president who comes after him will).
Brock Osweiler to start for Broncos
Joseph said Lynch hasn't played enough football yet since returning from the injury to be ready to start. The Broncos may look to trade him next offseason and move on with Osweiler, Lynch or someone else.
6 killed, 8 injured in hotel attack in Mogadishu
US military officials and others in recent months have expressed concern that Somali forces are not yet ready. The US has been actively involving in trying to combat the group, launching 20 drone strikes.