On December 1, a strong natural disaster measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale hit the area, according to the report. At least 530 people were killed, and injured people were about 7,500. Electricity and internet services were not interrupted in the Iraqi capital.
There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.
Back on November 12, another massive quake measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale had rattled Kermanshah province and killed at least 620 people.
It is unclear how much damage was inflicted by Thursday's natural disaster as the epicenter hit one of the most vulnerable areas in Iran's Kurdish region.
Android Things assisting with AI at CES 2018
Alexa could get a bit more opinionated about media in the future, Amazon Fire TV VP Marc Whitten told Variety . LG Chief Technology Officer Il-pyung Park speaks to CNET in his first interview since getting the job.
Dead Persons in Buhari's Board Appointment Rise to 7
The retired deputy inspector general of police died on November 29, 2017, exactly a month before his appointment was announced. The founder of Fidei Polytechnic, Gboko, the first private polytechnic in Northern Nigeria was in April 2017.
I, Tonya takes someone from popular culture we thought we had the measure of, and throws all of our ideas out the window. Poverty, a childhood spent in trailers, and knucklehead friends are all part of the campy atmosphere.
Issa released an announcement on his decision, in which he called his 18 years in Congress "the privilege of a lifetime". Still, there is agreement that Issa faced a tough reelection fight in the fall.
She said Sessions' directive "simply gives prosecutors the tools to take on large-scale distributors and enforce federal law". In his memo Sessions said, "Prosecutors should follow the well-established principles that govern all federal prosecutors".
To make you feel even colder there is a cold record that could be set on Saturday detailed in the weather video above. Highs are expected to be in the 30s on Monday , Tuesday and Wednesday, he said, and the mid-40s on Thursday.
Not everyone who likes to play video games has gaming disorder - plenty of people play video games without getting a diagnosis. For nearly 30 years people's lifestyles have changed and that includes the growth of gaming in most people's lives.
Financial terms weren't disclosed, though analysts estimated the value of the deal at around 27 billion kronor ($3.3 billion). This move by Geely continues the company's trend of acquisitions over the last few years.
Heavy snow and mixed precipitation is possible Friday night and Saturday , with accumulations of six to 12 inches, along with ice. Blizzard conditions are possible in parts of the Dakotas, Nebraska, western Iowa and Minnesota.
If for some reason you felt inclined to buy every single one of these new skins, it would cost you just shy of $1,200. Aside from the hundreds of new skins added to Overwatch , a slew of minor bugfixes have been pushed to the game.
Jac Schaeffer , who is now working on Nasty Women , the next remake of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels , which will star Anne Hathaway . Now we can also add Black Widow to the schedule, though it's unclear where exactly in Phase 4 the solo film will arrive.
In other words, the Nokia 6 (2018) won't be a huge upgrade from the existing Nokia 6 , so users should not expect major changes. Some rumors claimed it would sport an 18:9 display , but it looks like HMD plans on having that feature debut on the Nokia 9.
Serena Williams Pulls Out Of Australian Open
Few players have successfully bounced back after giving birth, and even fewer have managed to go on to win Grand Slam titles. In January past year , Serena won the Australian Open for an Open-Era record seventh time, defeating her sister Venus.
Barcelona to sign Coutinho in £142m deal
Klopp said Coutinho "wanted this move to happen since July", when Barcelona first made its interest known. He has penned a five-and-a-half-year contract at the Nou Camp.
Sister of Eric Garner, Erika, dies after heart attack
Garner became a vocal advocate against police brutality following the death of her father, Eric Garner, a Black Lives Matter icon. Eric Garner died on Staten Island in July 2014, after being put in a chokehold by police officer Daniel Pantaleo.
Airtel offers RC 93 to rival with Jio RC 98
Recently, Rs 199 recharge plan with 28 days validity has been launched by Airtel as a counter to Jio Happy New Year Plan. Idea continues to offer the highest 4G upload speeds in the country at 7.1Mbps, followed by 6.2Mbps for Vodafone .
At Least 12 Dead in Fire Near Fordham in the Bronx
A 28-year-old soldier who's been missing since the fire, Emmanuel Mensah, is desperately being sought by family and friends. And the Thursday night blaze was New York City's deadliest since a blaze at a Bronx club killed 87 people in 1990.
Echo Dot tops Amazon's holiday sales season
On Prime Video, the most-watched TV season over the holidays was Amy Sherman-Palladino's "The Marvelous Mrs. The most popular item viewed with AR view throughout this holiday season was a black chair with ottoman.
Kentucky woman killed by two pit bulls and husband hurt
WYMT reports that Lorraine Saylor was putting out bird seed in her yard when she and her husband were attacked by two pit bulls. The caller said that his brother and sister-in-law were attacked by two of their neighbor's dogs.