Death Toll Rises in Iraq… & Other AM Headlines



Four simultaneous bombings aimed at a small Kurdish sect killed at least 250 and perhaps as many as 500.

400 Dead In Iraq War’s Worst Attack, PM Announces New Unity Government, But No Sunnis Aboard; New Blast Hits Baghdad – CBS News

US law enforcement is getting new access to secret imagery — “some of the most powerful tools of 21st-century spycraft.”

Domestic Use of Spy Satellites to Widen — washingtonpost.com

A magnitude-7.9 earthquake topples buildings, shatters roads, kills hundreds of people, and wounds hundreds more.

At Least 337 Die in Strong Peru Quake – Forbes.com

Watch out, New York – and if you’re looking at Al-Qaeda, you may want to look closer to home.

NYPD Warns of Homegrown Terror Threat – AP

Officials have words of warning for parents of kids with colds.

FDA Warns Against Giving Cough Medicine to Toddlers – washingtonpost.com

The world is remembering Elvis Presley on the 30th anniversary of his passing. (By the way, GDPR will feature some of the artist’s music during GDread Midday, 1pm-4pm Eastern.)

Scotsman.com: Elvis – He’s always on my mind

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