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Francis student headed to National Spelling Bee finals

Francis student headed to National Spelling Bee finals

Shaheer was just eight years old, and he spelled "capricious" and "quinzaine" correctly on stage. There was a bit of drama for Erin to advance, however. The national competition consisted of the Preliminaries and Finals. As is customary among high-level spellers, she asked the bee's official pronouncer, Dr.


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Kathy Griffin: "Trump Is Trying to Ruin My Life"

President Trump said the image of Griffin with the gory mask resembling him was "sick" and that it had traumatized his family, especially his youngest son, 11-year-old Barron . I'm an out-there comedian". "I'm not good at being appropriate", she said. The press conference was called in the aftermath of the severe backlash over a photo she posed for with what appeared to be a decapitated Donald Trump .


Chris Cornell's Funeral: Chester Bennington performs 'Hallejulah' as rock royalty pay respects

Chris Cornell's Funeral: Chester Bennington performs 'Hallejulah' as rock royalty pay respects

Although Chris Cornell's funeral service at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery was a private event, fans waited outside the gates in preparation for a public viewing, which is scheduled to take place at 3 p.m. With his powerful, almost four-octave vocal range, Cornell was one of the leading voices of the 1990s grunge movement with Soundgarden , which emerged as one of the biggest bands out of Seattle's emerging music scene, joining the likes of Nirvana, Pearl Jam and Alice in Chains.


Jordan scales down ties with Qatar

Jordan scales down ties with Qatar

During a news conference in Australia, Tillerson said the USA was encouraging the countries "to sit down together" and address irritants that he said had "bubbled up" for some time. " CNN and some other media sit and wait for any kind of scandal ... to automatically and without any evidence blame it on Russia or Russian hackers", he said at a news conference following his talks with Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis.



Reality Winner, Accused NSA Leaker, To Enter Not Guilty Plea

Winner, a 25-year-old former Air Force linguist, yoga instructor, and former contractor at one of the National Security Agency's ( NSA ) eavesdropping center in Georgia, leaked a top-secret intelligence report about the Russians interfering with the American election, The New York Times reports .


Ariana Grande Honors Manchester Victims at Emotional 'One Love' Concert

Ariana Grande Honors Manchester Victims at Emotional 'One Love' Concert

Sunday night's concert helped raise more than £2.7 million for the pot, pushing the total past the £10 million mark by Monday. Clapping, dancing, and singing along to her My Everything standout, the stars created a spectacular moment of unity in front of Manchester fans .