Allen 11-year-old bows out of National Spelling Bee finals

It's also Miller's third year to compete, but he won't make it to the finals Thursday because he didn't score high enough on a written test. Although the NY native misspelled two words leading up to his winning moment, his competitor misspelled a wor... More..

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United States keeps world guessing on Paris climate deal pullout

Mr Trump is expected to announce his decision on Thursday afternoon U.S. time (8pm BST). If the U.S. decides to pull out, it will join Syria and Nicaragua as the only two countries not participating in the...More..

Tiger Woods' DUI arrest
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Tiger Woods' DUI arrest

The video shows both the moment officers approached the athlete's 2015 Mercedes-Benz as well as his sobriety test. Tiger failed the field sobriety test , including the one-leg stand and nose touch. "Tiger's ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Comey 'Cleared for Takeoff' in Public Testimony Next Week

After the firing, the deputy attorney general appointed Robert Mueller on May 17 as special counsel to oversee the FBI's investigation. Subpoenas were approved Wednesday for Flynn and his company, Fl...More..

'Free speech or die': Portland stabbing suspect yells in court
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

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

The White supremacist continued a vile rant of hate as charges of two counts of aggravated murder , attempted murder, two counts of second-degree intimidation and a felon in possession of a weapon by the cour...More..

Edmond student reaches second day of national spelling bee
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Edmond student reaches second day of national spelling bee

Along with $40,000, the champion receives many awards like a Scripps National Spelling Bee engraved trophy, a $2,500 US savings bond, a complete reference library from Merriam-Webster, and a trip to New York ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

WH offers explanation for Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

President Trump's incomplete, misspelled tweet read, "Despite the constant negative press covfefe ". Mr Trump, who presumably had meant to write "press coverage" and failed to finish his sentence, later ...More..

Evergreen State College closed due to 'direct threat to campus safety'
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Evergreen State College closed due to 'direct threat to campus safety'

Evergreen State College is closing immediately for the day due to a direct threat to the campus, according to an announcement posted on its website. Mr. Protesters alleged racism and called for one professor ...More..

Gov. Walker signals opposition to carrying weapons without permit
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Gov. Walker signals opposition to carrying weapons without permit

Bill sponsors say their intent is to allow for the carrying of concealed weapons in places where open carry is already permitted. "We can try to legislate responsibility, but I'm not quite sure that would be su...More..

Tulsa officer not guilty in fatal shooting of unarmed black man
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Tulsa officer not guilty in fatal shooting of unarmed black man

Crutcher's family said the verdict was hard to accept. Shelby was seen running from the courthouse. Eventually, after local pastors addressed the crowd, the protesters left the area, but the city of Tulsa, ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump to announce decision on Paris climate deal

The official insisted on anonymity in order to discuss the decision before the official announcement. Tesla CEO Elon Musk said he would leave President Donald Trump's advisory councils if the USA withdr...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

GOP congressman confident 'God will take care of climate change'

Rep. Tim Walberg , R-Tipton, briefly touched on global warming during a town hall on May 26. The 66-year-old Republican, who is a climate change skeptic , made the remark at a town hall in Coldwater, Michig...More..

Analysts See $0.70 EPS for Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (KORS)
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Analysts See $0.70 EPS for Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (KORS)

Michael Kors Holdings (NYSE:KORS) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May 31st. Therefore 13% are positive. Michael Kors Holdings also was the target of unusually large options trading o...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Top Trump communications aide resigns

President Donald Trump has been handing out his cellphone number to world leaders and urging them to call him directly, an unusual invitation that breaks diplomatic protocol and is raising concerns about the ...More..

Woman recalls OR train stabbing victim's final words
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Woman recalls OR train stabbing victim's final words

He made repeated outbursts in court. Sixteen-year-old Destinee Magnum, one of the women that Christian ranted against on the train, later thanked the families of the men who protected her. Mother Asha Delive...More..

Portland stabbing suspect appears in court
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Portland stabbing suspect appears in court

Just before Christian was walked out of the courtroom, he tried another outburst. According to an affidavit of probable cause, while in the police vehicle, Christian allegedly said that he was a "patriot"...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Donald Trump is his own worst spokesman

I don't know about you, but I'd like to have my own private conversations with him. Senior adviser Kellyanne Conway told Fox News the White House will continue to bring in Cabinet secretaries and other to...More..

Donald Trump's 'Covfefe' tweet: These are the most hilarious desi Twitter reactions
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Donald Trump's 'Covfefe' tweet: These are the most hilarious desi Twitter reactions

This was his "quick cover up" after realising what he had posted. It left many of his 31 million followers on Twitter baffled, and slightly concerned. " Covfefe " was trending in the USA as Twitter rushed to ...More..

Two Tri-State spellers eliminated from Scripps National Spelling Bee
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Two Tri-State spellers eliminated from Scripps National Spelling Bee

Kelly Mills (right), 13, from Beaver, sits with Aiden Arnett, of Morgantown, in the preliminary rounds of the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee on Wednesday, at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Cen...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump's cellphone use worries security experts

Mr Trump, who disdains working through official channels, also exchanged numbers with French President Emmanuel Macron when the two spoke after France's election earlier this month, according to a French offici...More..

President Trump, Hillary Clinton revive campaign feud with Twitter jabs
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

President Trump, Hillary Clinton revive campaign feud with Twitter jabs

Branding her "Crooked Hillary", President Trump said she had "blamed everybody but herself" for not winning the USA election. Clinton said she always thought the election would be a close affair, but she ...More..

Train stabbing survivor: 'I'm just trying to heal'
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Train stabbing survivor: 'I'm just trying to heal'

It was as the train was slowing to a stop at the Hollywood Transit Center, that she finally turned around. In a letter to Trump, Asha Deliverance said her son and two other men acted did not hesitate to confron...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Hillary Clinton quip on 'covfefe': It was a message to the Russians

The former USA first lady and NY senator later turned more serious during an interview at a conference near Los Angeles hosted by tech blog Recode . Maybe for a minute you'll forget the latest accusations ...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump Reportedly Asked World Leaders To Call Him On His Cellphone

Spicer offered no further explanation and attempted to move on to the next question, sending the assembled reporters into a tizzy. White House spokesman Sean Spicer pushed back Tuesday on the idea that a...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Full House ready to consider NC spending proposal

Mr. Trump wrote on Twitter . There were hearings, experts were brought in, think tanks and industry groups were consulted and countless amendments were added and subtracted to form a compromise that could pa...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

China vows to work with European Union to uphold Paris pact

While President Trump now favors an exit, he has been known to change his thinking on major decisions and tends to seek counsel from a range of inside and outside advisers, many with differing agendas, until th...More..

Finals of National Spelling Bee begin with 40 elite spellers
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Finals of National Spelling Bee begin with 40 elite spellers

VanWynsberghe's first word was "regurgitant" which is defined as characterized by, allowing or being a backward flow. At the end of Wednesday's oral competition, Propper was among four of the nine Upstate N...More..

'You call it terrorism. I call it patriotism': Portland attacker
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

'You call it terrorism. I call it patriotism': Portland attacker

Just before Christian was walked out of the courtroom, he tried another outburst. "You've got to put your life on the line sometimes if you can afford it", he told ABC News . "I just kept telling him, 'You'r...More..

Girl gets into Yale after penning essay on Papa John's pizza
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Girl gets into Yale after penning essay on Papa John's pizza

In the essay , Carolina Williams compares herself to Pavlov's dog when she hears the Papa John's delivery man ring the bell. While the essay was about Papa John's, it touched on broader topics, such as com...More..

'You've no safe place', Portland white supremacist tells court
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

'You've no safe place', Portland white supremacist tells court

OR has not executed a prisoner in more than two decades. He has a criminal record, including a conviction in 2002 for robbery and kidnapping, and authorities said he has a history of white supremacist vie...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump typo: Covfefe mocked on internet

Did you have it with cream or did you drink it ... whatever color covfefe is without cream? Like it or not, Donald Trump has made " covfefe " a thing and more than 24 hours after POTUS' botched tweet, p...More..

Trump Tweets (Again) About Changing Senate Filibuster Rules
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump Tweets (Again) About Changing Senate Filibuster Rules

Trump of the United States again urged the United States Senate to relax its rules. Following a four-day Memorial Day holiday, Kansas lawmakers get back to work on Tuesday. The Senate is debating a $11.8 bill...More..

Middle East peace starts in Saudi Arabia
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Middle East peace starts in Saudi Arabia

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) and US President Donald Trump speak upon the latter's arrival at Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv on May 22, 2017, as part of his first trip overseas....More..

Kevin Faulk, Morten Andersen among 2018 College Football Hall of Fame candidates
by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Kevin Faulk, Morten Andersen among 2018 College Football Hall of Fame candidates

The FBS Honors Court, chaired by NFF Board Member and College Football Hall of Famer Archie Griffin from Ohio State, and the Divisional Honors Court, chaired by former Marshall head coach, longtime athletics ...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Trump plans to pull US from Paris deal

The White House did not confirm those reports , and it was unclear whether Trump would fully scrap USA participation, merely water down United States emissions objectives - or surprise everyone with a decisi...More..