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The SIU has now invoked its mandate, and Waterloo police say they will not be making any further comments. Investigators say a vehicle was being followed by Waterloo regional police and collided head-on with a transport truck on Highway 6, killing the male driver and a female passenger.
  • Saudi Arabia issues $66b mining licences

    Saudi Arabia issues $66b mining licences

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    But analysts say self-interests and Middle East alliances will hamper the forming of a deeper partnership. The King expressed his desire to continue cooperation with Russian Federation to maintain stability in the oil market. " We both want to see a peaceful resolution of a conflict in Syria, based on Geneva declarations and the UN Security Council resolutions ", he added.
  • FCC creates hurricane task force to aid recovery in Puerto Rico

    FCC creates hurricane task force to aid recovery in Puerto Rico

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    The license extends from October 6th until April 4th, 2018, and it was granted to Ben Wojtowicz, a software engineer and member of Alphabet's X lab who works on Project Loon . Loon was developed by X, part of Alphabet's innovation group. AT&T has started using satellite links to carry millions of phone calls and text messages from clusters of temporary cellular radios to the mainland, a spokesman said.
  • Ronaldo inspires Portugal to 2-0 victory

    Ronaldo inspires Portugal to 2-0 victory

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    Santos said he "thought deeply" about the best way to deal with Ronaldo, who was on a yellow card and would have missed Tuesday's decisive game against Switzerland if he had picked up another. I tried to administer the situation and do what was best. Switzerland made the most of a nightmare evening for Hungary goalkeeper Peter Gulacsi as they turned on the style in a 5-2 win that maintained their flawless World Cup qualifying record on Saturday.
  • Las Vegas gunman also targeted Boston and Chicago

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    Paddock also set up a security camera outside of his hotel room. Besides the casualties, a total of 489 people were injured in the attack and 317 have been released from hospitals. "The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is the lead investigating agency, therefore, all further inquires should be directed to them", the Boston police added.
  • White nationalists carrying torches returned to Charlottesville chanting 'we will be back'

    White nationalists carrying torches returned to Charlottesville chanting 'we will be back'

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    At about 8 p.m. Saturday, almost three dozen people chanted "we will be back", according to NBC29. Demonstrations involving 50 or fewer people do not need a permit in Charlottesville , and the park is open to the public until 11 p.m. "There can be no ambiguity from any elected official: white supremacists are not welcome, and they will not win". "No disorders occurred during this rally", officials said in the statement.
  • Texas has to work overtime (again) but downs Kansas State 40-34

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    Kansas State (3-2, 1-1 Big 12) briefly secured a first-and-goal at the top of the second overtime, but two holding calls and an incomplete passed forced a 53-yard field goal try for McCrane, who missed it off the left upright. Junior cornerback DJ Reed intercepted Texas freshman quarterback Sam Ehlinger on the very first play of the game. On a key third-and-10 at Texas' 45 with 2:58 left, he found Lil'Jordan Humphrey on a slant; Humphrey weaved his way across the middle for 15 yards, ...
  • 80-year-old warrior Yashwant Sinha hits back, retells Mahabharata to BJP

    80-year-old warrior Yashwant Sinha hits back, retells Mahabharata to BJP

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    Sinha said his comments on the economy had surely touched a raw nerve "otherwise someone would not have spoken for more than an hour yesterday". "I have been the finance minister and the external affairs minister of the country, do you think I will be interested in such a small post as the BRICS Bank Chairman", he said.
  • Father Arrested After Amber Alert Issued for Richardson Girl

    Father Arrested After Amber Alert Issued for Richardson Girl

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    The Richardson Police Department believe Sherin Mathews, 3, was taken. Wesley Mathews, Sherin Mathews' father, has been arrested and charged with Abandoning or Endangering Child, according to Richardson Police. The suspects were last seen driving a silver 2008 Ford Fusion with the California license plate 7RLR145. Anyone with any information is asked to contact us at 972-744-4800 or call 911.
  • Hurricane Nate makes landfall at the mouth of Mississippi River

    Hurricane Nate makes landfall at the mouth of Mississippi River

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    Nate has been blamed for 22 deaths in Central America, the Associated Press said on Thursday. A storm-surge watch also extends to Indian Pass. Hurricane Nate's northern eyewall is moving onshore the MS coast. Officials in Louisiana and MS declared states of state of emergency and Louisiana ordered some people to evacuate coastal areas and barrier islands ahead of Nate's expected landfall on Saturday night or early on Sunday, potentially close to New Orleans .