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Indian-American Students Dominate 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee Finals

Indian-American Students Dominate 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee Finals The newly crowned USA spelling bee champion was stumped when she was asked to spell President Donald Trump's mysterious term that caused a firestorm on Twitter , " covfefe " during a live television interview. And it went on and on like that for what felt like an eternity. Other words spelled correctly in the local competition included "macadamia", "octopod", "trek" and "ingenious". [Full Article...]

A Top White Staffer Has Resigned

A top communications aide to President Donald Trump has resigned , in what many inside and outside the White House see as the first shoe to drop before a wider overhaul. He, however, refused to comment on allegations that he met with Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner prior to his appointment to the post of senior advisor. [Full Article...]

You probably don't have as much confidence as this Spelling Bee contestant

Soon after winning the 90th Spelling Bee contest, Ananya said, "If you try your best, you're a victor". Ultimately, Rajeev stumbled on the word " marram " before Vinay spelled two more words to seal victory. savings bond from Merriam-Webster as well as trips to NY and California for televised appearances. To break the ties that had ended the previous three championship rounds, the bee added ... [Full Article...]

World forges ahead with Paris climate deal without Trump

Germany's powerful vehicle industry said Europe would need to reassess its environmental standards to remain competitive after the "regrettable" U.S. decision. He noted that the Adirondacks are located at a transition zone between the temperate, hardwood forests of the Appalachians and northern spruce-fir forests. [Full Article...]

Former PSU President will do jail time and house arrest

Former university athletic director Tim Curley , former vice president Gary Schultz , and ex- president Graham Spanier , have all been convicted of child endangerment in the case. If he had ordered an investigation, it is "highly likely Spanier could have spared some if not all of the victims who were molested by Sandusky", Shapiro said. [Full Article...]

Pacific Rim nations fight to save TPP trade pact

USA officials attending the Asian Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum in Hanoi, Vietnam over the weekend, opposed language that called for all member-countries to "fight against all forms of protectionism", according to Reuters . pulled out. The one-day meeting of ministers from the 11 TPP members was held on the sidelines of the APEC forum. "We insist on that", India's Trade Minister N... [Full Article...]

London Bridge: Police respond to multiple sites after incident on bridge

London Bridge: Police respond to multiple sites after incident on bridge Soon after, there were reported stabbings at nearby Borough Market , an area full of bars and restaurants. In the immediate aftermath of a trio of reported incidents ― at the London Bridge , Borough Market , and Vauxhall ― tweets from the London incident scenes are starting to pour in, giving some glimpses and insights into what's going on. [Full Article...]

Putin suggests U.S. hackers could have interfered with election, blamed Russian Federation

Putin said during an interview with NBC's Megyn Kelly . Putin, in remarks that projected ridicule, sarcasm and exasperation, denied that Russian officials had discussed sanctions in meetings with Trump's aides, and said that no agreements on the possibility of lifting the sanctions imposed on Russia have been reached with the United States. [Full Article...]

Where to find free donuts on National Donut Day

Where to find free donuts on National Donut Day Duck Donuts: Each customer gets a free doughnut with any purchase on Friday at this doughnut shop chain with dozens of locations in the eastern US stretching from the Jersey Shore to North Carolina. Krispy Kreme has one of the best deals of the day - and can you really beat their original glazed? Tim Hortons: Buy a coffee and get a free classic doughnut when you mention National Dough... [Full Article...]

Baseball Scores 10-Straight to Best Texas Southern

Baseball Scores 10-Straight to Best Texas Southern Texas Southern loaded the bases right from the jump with two singles from Kamren Dukes and Jose Camacho followed a Gaudencio Lucca hit by pitch, allowing three runs to score on two consecutive singles to center and left field from Gerrick Jimenez and Christian Sanchez. [Full Article...]

Suspect dead, 3 police officers wounded in Texas shootout

Suspect dead, 3 police officers wounded in Texas shootout As the officers moved in, Rodriguez opened fire and the officers fired back at him. LAREDO, Texas (AP) — A murder suspect has been killed and three police officers wounded in a shootout at a Laredo convenience store. When backup arrived, those officers also began shooting at the suspect until he went down. In a press release sent Saturday, Laredo police said they received a call from a res... [Full Article...]

'Free speech or die': Portland stabbing suspect yells in court

'Free speech or die': Portland stabbing suspect yells in court Asha Deliverance said doing so would honor her 23-year-old son, Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche, who was defending two Muslim women on a commuter train from a man yelling hateful words. Micah Fletcher suffered a neck wound Friday after coming to the defense of two young women who were verbally abused by a man before he allegedly stabbed Fletcher and two other men who died. [Full Article...]

Israel, Palestinians 'ready to reach for peace'

We have no argument about that. The decision by President Donald Trump comes days after his official visit to Israel , where he did not refer Jerusalem. However, he did not retreat from his decision to support moving it to Jerusalem. According to the White House, while Trump delayed moving the embassy in order to "maximize the chances of successfully negotiating a deal between Israel and ... [Full Article...]

Downtown packed for Stanley Cup Final debut in Nashville

Downtown packed for Stanley Cup Final debut in Nashville You get the rest, which is obvious with the day off. Waddell is now the face of catfish in Nashville, and doesn't need Little's Fish Company's help getting one. "I know our guys enjoy playing at home ". What happens is, a person like me who does Live Streams articles every day will give you a link to a game or TV show. [Full Article...]

'Grim' reports of London attack: former PM

'Grim' reports of London attack: former PM Police have confirmed they also "responded to an incident" in the nearby Borough Market after reports suggested there was a knife attack there. "At that point police officers started coming in and then ..." "Outside the pub, emergency services were performing CPR on a further individual", he said. [Full Article...]

Pittsburgh Mayor Issues Executive Order In Response To Trump's Paris Climate Decision

Pittsburgh Mayor Issues Executive Order In Response To Trump's Paris Climate Decision His belief - which he conveyed in a draft letter to U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres - is that "non-national" or "non-state" actors can achieve the 2025 USA emissions reduction target on their own, without the assistance of the federal government . [Full Article...]

Trump shares positive feedback on Paris climate accord withdrawal

Trump shares positive feedback on Paris climate accord withdrawal Trump formally announced his decision to leave the historic global agreement after months of teasing the action. "The decision made by US President Trump amounts to turning their backs on the wisdom of humanity". "When I am mayor of Atlanta, I will do everything in my power to ensure that we do our part to curb carbon emissions, so those future generations of Atlantans will have a healthy city i... [Full Article...]

It's over for two Arizona girls at Scripps National Spelling Bee

It's over for two Arizona girls at Scripps National Spelling Bee Andrew said the preliminary written test was challenging. Wednesday, Miller made it through three rounds of spelling. She did not advance to the finals. Expenses for the mother and daughter from Bainbridge are paid for by The Daily Star, sponsor of the regional bee. Following the exam, the students will compete in an all-day competition of onstage spelling. [Full Article...]

'March for Truth' calls for independent probe of Trump's alleged Russia ties

'March for Truth' calls for independent probe of Trump's alleged Russia ties Trump has rejected allegations of collusion and dismissed the US intelligence community's assessment that Putin ordered an influence campaign aimed at disrupting the November election. Attendees at the pro-Trump rally expressed support for the president's decision to withdraw the US from the Paris Climate Accord. "The "March for Truth" is to tell them we know what truth is from lying". [Full Article...]

Paris Agreement: FG Remains Committed To Climate Change Policy

Paris Agreement: FG Remains Committed To Climate Change Policy On June 1, President Donald Trump announced his decision to pull the United States out of the Paris Climate Accord - and the world visibly reacted. Tillerson, a former Exxon Mobil CEO, had urged Trump not to abandon the deal but was ultimately overruled. And I think that - what the debate - what the American people deserve is a debate, objective, transparent discussion about this issue. [Full Article...]


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