by | June 03, 2017 | 01:27

Spellers took a written spelling and vocabulary test on Tuesday before live spelling rounds Wednesday. Boerne's Alex Iyer, the spelling whiz who went deep a year ago in the Scripps National Spelling Bee, has made it into tonight's finals after making it through seven rounds this morning.

by | June 03, 2017 | 01:28

Then came the apology, and the consequences, with Griffin losing her plum New Year's Eve hosting gig with CNN. Liberal extremists have gone too far. "His silence speaks volumes", explained Corry Bliss, CLF's executive director. Ms. Griffin apologized for her photo shoot on Tuesday, but she claimed on Friday that President Trump is trying to destroy her career.

by | June 02, 2017 | 07:14

Sweetman accused Carrey of supplying White with the drugs she used to end her life and claims that he also knowingly passed onto White three STDs. Sweetman's lawyer Ahmed Ibrahim said: "We are clearly not alleging that Jim Carrey was selling drugs out of the back of his pickup truck and was therefore not marketing or selling in the traditional sense of what that word would bring to mind ".

by | June 02, 2017 | 07:10

China is the top emitter of man-made carbon dioxide emissions, and the United States is second. The official was not allowed to speak publicly on the matter before Macron addressed the issue later in the evening. Governor Tom Wolf is also disappointed with Trump's decision, saying "Pennsylvania's energy economy will be stronger if we invest in the future - the decision to withdraw from #ParisAgreement makes that harder".

by | June 02, 2017 | 06:54

President Donald Trump over leaks of intelligence about the suicide bomb attack at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels on Thursday, the Guardian newspaper said. The British government has not confirmed those details about Abedi, whose parents are from Libya, but Home Secretary Amber Rudd told Sky News that he had been known to security services "up to a point" before Monday's attack.

by | June 02, 2017 | 06:51

The H-2A - flying its 34th mission - performed as planned, and the separation of the satellite was confirmed 28 minutes 21 seconds after launch. Three satellites will be visible at all times from the Asia-Pacific region, and the Japanese system could be integrated with the American one, enabling highly precise positioning, the Japanese government said.

by | June 02, 2017 | 06:47

Effortlessly cool Kiwi Lorde continues barrelling down the road towards the release of her second album 'Melodrama' on June 16th, and earlier today we got another taste of the LP to come in the form of the new single 'Perfect Places '.

by | June 02, 2017 | 06:44

Exelon wants Pennsylvania to give nuclear power the kind of preferential treatment and premium payments that are extended to renewable forms of energy, such as wind and solar. The beleaguered power plant in Middletown, Pa., has faced losses for the past five years as a result of low natural gas prices and the boom of the Northeast's Marcellus Shale reservoir, according to its owner, Exelon Corp.

by | June 02, 2017 | 06:40

She has captured every Star Wars cast since The Phantom Menace . The magazine will be out on the stands on May 31 in Los Angeles, and will be released across the USA on June 6. She has a sister Paige (Veronia Ngo) who is coached by Poe Dameron ( Oscar Isaac ) and Benecio Del Toro is also introduced although he's simply called DJ for now.

by | June 02, 2017 | 06:34

Nations voluntarily committed to steps aimed at curbing global emissions of greenhouse gases under the accord. He praised China for its "massive shift to other forms of energy ", saying the country had made a "very strong bet recently in greening its economy".

by | June 02, 2017 | 06:27

Some regarded his speech as a positive step towards Muslims. "The Iranian regime represents the tip of the spear of global terrorism", he said. Speaking to leaders from about 50 Muslim-majority countries in Riyadh , Mr Trump attacked militants as barbaric criminals who seek to obliterate human life.

by | June 02, 2017 | 06:24

Here is a list of what is known about the superhero epic. Wonder Woman stars Gal Gadot in the title role, along with Chris Pine , Robin Wright and Connie Nielsen . She soon learns about evil Gen. Erich Ludendorff ( Danny Huston ) and the chemist (Elena Anaya) he has hired to create a deadly poison gas. And Gadot has revealed Carter "thanked" her for "sharing the burden" of playing the iconic female superhero with her.

by | June 02, 2017 | 06:17

There is a huge expectation riding on DC's first female superhero to break the male-dominated glass ceiling. That's a simple manifesto spoken by Amazonian princess Diana, aka to us Wonder Woman . Diana's near-invulnerability to human dictates gives her the freedom to dismiss their social mores, which can be played as alternately amusing and empowering.

by | June 02, 2017 | 06:14

I'm like, "You make it all you want". Kirsten Dunst has launched a scathing attack on the upcoming reboot of Spider-Man, which will be the third time that audiences have been introduced to a new incarnation of the character in just fifteen years.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:48

The fund, set up by Manchester City Council in partnership with the British Red Cross to support victims and grieving families, now stands at £6m. However, some people are not excited about the event. "Almost the first conversation that Simon Moran and I had in Manchester was with Chief Constable Ian Hopkins of Greater Manchester Police, to get an assessment of whether this is a completely bonkers idea, in view of the circumstances", Benn said .

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:45

We live in a country where the people who most feel like free speech is "under attack" are willing to violently attack people, while the people who actually use their words are attacked for them. Coco Douglas, 8, leaves a handmade sign and rocks she painted at a memorial in Portland, Ore ., on Saturday, May 27, 2017, for two bystanders who were stabbed to death Friday while trying to stop a man who was yelling anti-Muslim slurs and acting aggressively toward two young women.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:42

And the security establishment is wary of Trump in the wake of the disclosure of classified Israeli intelligence to the Russians and the announcement of a $110 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia with little consultation with Israel . The Jerusalem Embassy Act was passed by Congress in 1995 for the purposes of initiating and funding the relocation of the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem al-Quds.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:27

The fact that Strickland retaliated against Harper for the latter simply doing his job three years ago was as puzzling to Maddon as it was to so many in the game. "It's on his finger and he's able to look at it every single night". "I don't know if you're ever going to absolutely get it out of the game itself".

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:26

In reaction to the announcement, Tesla boss Elon Musk posted a tweet saying he would follow through on his threat to leave Mr Trump's advisory board if the United States dropped out of the climate deal. Once in power, Trump and Pruitt have moved to delay or roll back federal regulations limiting greenhouse gas emissions while pledging to revive the long-struggling USA coalmines.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:24

The president has denied any collusion, repeatedly denouncing the probes by a special counsel at the Justice Department, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and several congressional panels as a Democrat-backed effort to explain Hillary Clinton's upset defeat in the White House race.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:14

In the film, Wonder Woman's red and gold bodice doubles as a suit of armor in fight scenes in which she darts and dodges bullets, knives and thunder bolts. "We sold many tickets and we had to cancel now", said Isaac Fahed, sales and distribution manager for Grand Cinemas, the company which had the movie scheduled for 16 of its 18 movie houses.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:10

Abedi's suicide attack killed 22, many of them young girls, at the end of an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester . Host Mike Sweeney asked him: "Just to clarify, the reports you have got were to do with behaviour that was more associated with criminal behaviour rather than reports about his viewpoints being extremist?" Though police believe Salman Abedi had the suitcase during the days leading up to the Manchester Arena bombing, authorities confirmed Monday that the suitcase was ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:06

His agent says he'd had a short illness. His other TV work includes roles in Casualty, Last Of The Summer Wine and Last Tango In Halifax . Julie Goodyear said she has been left "devastated" by the death of her "dearest friend" and former co-star Roy Barraclough.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:22

The separatists asked people to observe a shutdown on Monday and to march to Tral town on Tuesday. Srinagar's District Magistrate Farooq Ahmed Lone said curfew would continue on Tuesday in seven police stations areas of the city where it was clamped on Sunday.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:24

Cinemas in Beirut began removing the movie posters and cinema executives said the movie will not be shown because of the ban. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Lebanese government banned the movie due to the personal history of its star.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:13

Curry said there's "not a chance" he'd shave that beard before the NBA Finals are over. Golden State Warriors' Zaza Pachulia shoots during an NBA basketball practice, Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. Game 1 is Thursday at Oracle Arena, where the Cavaliers won their first championship past year by becoming the first team to rally from a 3-1 deficit in the finals .

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:07

The Johnny Depp-starrer is projected to take in $76.6 million over the four-day holiday weekend. The first place finish also can't cover up a serious case of franchise fatigue. Baywatch was initially projected to earn around $40 million this weekend, but bad reviews (which Johnson just can't seem to accept ) sunk the comedy, bringing it to just an $18.1 million gross.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:06

While the Star Wars movies were never really meant to focus exclusively on romance, Lucasfilm has provided a few great romantic ships in the franchise's history. After the actress died unexpectedly last December, the Star Wars creative team had to radically change its plans for the upcoming Episode IX . I thought it would have been more effective, and I still feel this way, though it's just my opinion, that Leia would make it as far as she can, and, right when she is apprehended, maybe ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:00

Ticketmaster have also come out to say they are "cancelling tickets of those who are reselling wherever possible". Organisers have confirmed that the line-up is now complete, with Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, Justin Bieber, Take That, Coldplay, Niall Horan, Usher and Pharrell Williams already having been announced as performers on the night.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:37

Garrett's tweets were posted this week on social media by a writer for the International Business Times , including one that reads, "What's the difference between the NAACP and the KKK?" One of this year's contestants on the ABC reality show, The Bachelorette , is facing intense scrutiny for past tweets that are offensive to women, Islam, the black community, LGBT and a lot more .

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:35

Incidentally, Gal Gadot's support of the IDF has also stirred backlash among some fans. Lebanon has officially banned Wonder Woman because of its lead Gal Gadot , who is Israeli. "The first step into battle in costume is an awesome and important moment, and it's one that is wonderful to distinguish from other (superheroes)", Jenkins says.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:33

We were born of your Wonder Woman and it is a line, it's a chain. Fahed said previous movies with Gadot were shown in Lebanese theaters and her new film will be viewed online and sold on DVD. "We sold many tickets and we had to cancel now", said Isaac Fahed, sales and distribution manager for Grand Cinemas, the company which had the movie scheduled for 16 of its 18 movie houses.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:12

Thursday. The tweet closes with his now-famous slogan of Make America Great Again which has been his rallying cry on his overseas trip, while threatening to level the playing field with the German auto industry. Some recent signs show that Chinese carbon emissions may have already flattened out, a decade earlier than expected. Around the world, coal-fired power plants are being shuttered as governments and private companies invest billions in wind turbines and solar farms.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:09

It was a tumultuous Memorial Day weekend for the White House, particularly President Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner , who was the subject of a series of bombshell reports that punctuated the end of the president's first trip overseas with fresh controversy.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:07

When Cher got up to accept her Icon Award, she wasn't afraid to do a little bragging. "There was really nothing about me that led anyone to believe I was going to be special". Music lovers were left mesmerised as the singer crooned to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the popular track. " Vanessa Hudgens , you look incredible tonight", he declared.