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The most misspelled words by state

Today, all 291 spellers will get an opportunity to spell two words on stage, and those who miss will hear the dreaded bell that signals elimination. Try this quiz to see if you can spell words that befuddled past Scripps National Spelling Bee contestants.


Trump abandoning global climate pact? Decision 'very soon'

Trump abandoning global climate pact? Decision 'very soon'

Last week in Germany, McKenna met with Chinese special envoy for climate change Xie Zhenhua and European Union environment commissioner Karmenu Vella, where they discussed jointly hosting a meeting of environment ministers this fall to chart a path for implementing Paris among the world's major economies.


Kushner in hot seat over Russia contacts as Trump blasts media

Kushner in hot seat over Russia contacts as Trump blasts media

This controversy has overshadowed Trump's presidency so far, and White House officials are trying to shift the focus back to policy while likely shaking up staff responsibilities. "Back channels like this are the regular course of business and that's really all that we know". Kushner is Trump's son-in-law and holds the title of Senior White House Adviser.


Gambling on esports is now enshrined in Las Vegas law

Gambling on esports is now enshrined in Las Vegas law

A recent bill has been passed through Nevada this weekend which now enshrines gambling on eSports under Nevada Gambling law. The witnesses included entrepreneur and former FPS champion Johnathan "Fatal1ty" Wendel , who referenced his own training regime to convince regulators that esports players should be considered "athletes".


Kickoff times set for 5 Nebraska football games

Kickoff times set for 5 Nebraska football games

It will be on FS1 with a 3 p.m. kickoff. Road game kickoffs were announced as 6 p.m. for the September 15 game against South Florida, 11 a.m. against Iowa on October 7, and either 2:30 p.m. CT with television coverage on FS1. September 23: The homecoming tilt with Rutgers will kick off at 2:30 or 3 p.m. CT. The Sept. 16 game against Northern Illinois will be on 11 a.m.


Portland Train Attack Suspect Yells

Portland Train Attack Suspect Yells "Free Speech or Die" In Courtroom

A man who identified himself as a veteran applied pressure to his wound and called his family. Dozens of anti-fascist protesters could he heard yelling from outside the courtroom as Christian finished his statement . Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler called the men heroes for their actions. Micah David-Cole Fletche (right) survived. At this point, she said the connection she felt with Namkai-Meche is getting her through these challenging days.