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Trump's energy secretary hints that college student body election was rigged

In an op-ed published Wednesday by the Houston Chronicle , Perry decried the election of Bobby Brooks, who finished second in voting but was awarded the presidency after his opponent, Robert McIntosh, was disqualified. "Would the student body have allowed a black student body president to be disqualified on anonymous charges of voter intimidation?" The voter intimidation allegations were later dismissed, but McIntosh's campaign was said not to have provided receipts for multi-coloured glow ...

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US State Of Wisconsin Faces Fierce Shooting, Results In 4 Deaths

Wisconsin Attorney General Brad Schimel has commended the law enforcement response to a series of shootings in the north of the state that left four people dead, including a police officer. It is unclear where the police officer was shot and killed. The investigation is still ongoing and the scene still active, police said. One woman who resides in the apartment complex stated that she glanced outside her window at around 1:15pm and saw a police auto approach, followed by the sounds of ...

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Instagram hits 1m monthly advertisers, driven by small businesses

In the next couple of months, Instagram is planning to give its users the ability to book appointments in-app, according to Bloomberg . Additionally, the company has revealed that more than 8m businesses are now using a business profile on Instagram, with the greatest adoption coming from the UK, US, Brazil, Indonesia and Russian Federation.

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Passenger sneaks snake on a plane

The snake was spotted moments later by a boy in the last row, who found the snake curled up under a carry-on bag near his seat. It was asleep and partially covered by a duffel bag near the back of the plane. Passengers were first made aware of it when the pilot announced: "Guys, we have some loose snake on the plane, but we don't know where it is". However, it has specific requirements for carrying on reptiles.

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Albany County executive tries to ease fears of 'Meals on Wheels' cuts

In the meantime, Meals On Wheels will continue to make delivers, hoping these cuts never come through. "I think it's fairly compassionate to go to [taxpayers] and say, look we're not gonna ask you for your hard-earned money anymore. The organization's leaders say their funding generally comes from community donations, fund raising and private grants. This year, Chagnon estimates Meals on Wheels will distribute 106,000 meals throughout Strafford County.

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Matthew Perry Once Beat Up Justin Trudeau

Check out the full segment above . "And we, you know, we beat him up". "This is awful. I was a stupid kid". Kimmel questioned why Canada provided no security to the young son of the prime minister, joking anyone who tried to beat up U.S. Mr Trudeau and Ms Trump had met previously when she helped host a summit on women business leaders and entrepreneurs when the Canadian prime minister visited Washington earlier this year.