The Japanese said there was no danger of a tsunami from the tremor.
"The air strike southwest of Baghdad was the first strike taken as part of our expanded efforts beyond protecting our own people," said US.
The Obama administration says the training operation is needed to establish credible, local ground forces to accompany U.S. air strikes.
But Wales is smaller and poorer than Scotland. It has no oil to make up for the subsidies from London currently sustaining its public services.
According to BBC, if Scotland were to get a ‘geographical share’ based on the median line, about 90 per cent of UK’s oil would be under Scottish jurisdiction.
From Labour to EU to pound, all brace for impact as Scotland prepares for key vote on September 18.
The military claims it has killed nearly 1,000 militants and lost 82 soldiers since the start of the operation.
Building collapses are common in Nigeria because of the use of substandard material and flouting of construction regulations.
The pledge came as US Secretary of State John Kerry stepped up efforts to forge a broad anti-jihadist coalition.
They decided to step up collaboration in the economic sector, science and technology, culture and people-to-people links.
As many as 500 migrants could have died after traffickers rammed and sank their boat in the Mediterranean.
Saeed, designated as a terrorist by the US, has also accused India of indulging in water-terrorism.
It is the first visit by a leader from Beijing since the former British protectorate gained independence in 1965.
Typhoon Kalmaegi was over the South China Sea some 372 kilometers (231 miles) west of northwestern Laoag city before noon.
The spokesman said that Khan's supporters were arrested for violating section 144 which was imposed in the capital.
The blaze prompted authorities to evacuate about 1,000 residents out of 400 homes.
The money would be made available by blocking for a second year running transfers of funds from the federal budget into the Pension Fund.
Beauty-obsessed Venezuelans face a scarcity of brand-name breast implants.
China's meteorological center forecast heavy rain would continue in southwest and central China until Monday afternoon.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has been pressuring allies to show a united front to defeat the militants.
The purported executioner appears to be the same British-accented man who appeared in videos with Foley and Sotloff.
job of ‘aircraft captain’ being advertised on Monarchy website; successful applicant must have ‘VVIP’ experience.
PM David Cameron condemns beheading of 44-year-old aid worker David Hainesby by IS as 'pure evil'.
Matthew Miller tore up his tourist visa at Pyongyang's airport upon arrival and admitted to having the "wild ambition'' of experiencing prison life in North Korea.
The boat was carrying a wedding party when it met with the accident.
The difference, supposedly, between IS and Hamas is that the former chop heads off and the others shoot people in the head: Netanyahu
President Bashar al-Assad's regime has stepped up its air campaign against the jihadists in recent weeks.
If Scots vote yes to separation on Thursday, a clock starts ticking down to March 24, 2016.
The meeting comes after Islamic extremists released a video showing the beheading of David Haines and threatening another with death.
The 400 air force personnel and 200 others in the contingent could be deployed this week, Abbott told reporters.
The schools will give psychological counseling and recreational activities to help the children transition to learning.
Hussain and a loyal band of followers had formed the MQM and won support from the Urdu speaking population.
The IS extremists released a video showing the beheading of aid worker Haines, who was abducted in Syria last year.
This is the third execution by the ISIS militants after James Foley and Steven Sotloff, in past one month.
Sunni Muslim tribal figures have demanded a freeze on military action on civilian areas.
Eddie Redmayne spent six to seven months working with a choreographer to get the scientist right.