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Author: 0 You probably don't have as much confidence as this Spelling Bee contestant

They almost needed it, as finalists Ananya Vinay and Rohan Rajeev burned through round after round of words. Julie Sisson, enrichment aide at Petoskey Middle School, said the school was amazed at how well Anna did in the contest. Ananya Vinaya, 12, missed last year's Spelling Bee final round when she misspelt a relatively easy word, "multivalent" but this year she was able to hone up her skills and never looked back until she broke the final tie with Rohan Rajeev .

Author: 0 Vehicle hits pedestrians on London Bridge, some said to be hurt

London's Ambulance Service said more than 30 people were taken to hospitals for treatment and a number of other patients were treated for less serious injuries in the center of the city. "He swerved right around me", Jones said, "and then hit about five or six people". As of this writing, police are still searching for suspects. Jack Applebee, who owns a restaurant a block away from Elliot's, said he was standing outside when people came running down the street.

Arts&Culture Pekka Rinne: Rinne leads Preds onto the ice for Game 3
Author: 0 Pekka Rinne: Rinne leads Preds onto the ice for Game 3

The Penguins lead the series 2-0. They were out-shot, again, this time by five and gave little to no support to Matt Murray , who at times was under siege. That's good for a 60 percent kill rate. "I know he's going to be great tonight". Hes taking good strides in our organization to put himself in a position to be here and play in these games.”.

Author: 0 Spence loss hard to take - Brook

The uncle accepted the 31-year old was dispossessed of his belt by a true champion. Groves strode to the ring with real intent, but it was clear that his jabs were bouncing off the rugged Russian Federation in the opening round, the fight quickly becoming a torrid affair as the two went toe-to-toe, Chudinov winning the first three rounds before Groves found some stinging replies with uppercuts to the body and an assault himself in the fourth.

Author: 0 Cities, States and Companies Vow to Stick to the Paris Climate Agreement

Trudeau and Trump exchanged words over the phone on Thursday night when the prime minister "expressed his disappointment with the president's decision ", according to a news release from the Prime Minister's Office. Musk first pledged to resign from his advisor position if the USA left the Paris Agreement on Wednesday, after a report suggested Trump was expected to withdraw.

Author: 0 Putin praises Trump, says US spies may have faked hacking evidence

USA intelligence officials have said Russian Federation tried to interfere in the US election by hacking Trump's opponents, a charge that has deepened a political scandal which has focused on whether Trump had improper ties with Moscow , something he flatly denies.

Author: 0 Gal Gadot is a wonder in 'Wonder Woman'

It's now clocking in with a 93 per cent fresh ratting from Rotten Tomatoes based on 190 reviews - a much-needed critical win for Warner Bros. and DC. A pretty apt description of Diana, if you ask us. Handsome US Army spy Steve Trevor ( Chris Pine ) crash-lands in the sea close to the island and Diana rescues him from a watery grave. " Wonder Woman " isn't ideal - there are a few wonky moments, especially some cartoonish early scenes of Diana growing up on the island of Themyscira, among ...

Arts&Culture First trailer for 'That's So Raven' spinoff released
Author: 0 First trailer for 'That's So Raven' spinoff released

In fact, half the time, Raven Baxter's (Raven-Symone) psychic abilities were more trouble than they were worth. Raven's 11-year-old twins Booker ( Issac Brown ) and Nia ( Navia Robinson ) join the cast along with Chelsea's 9-year-old son Levi ( Jason Maybaum ), and Nia's best friend Tess ( Sky Katz ).

Arts&Culture Kylie Jenner Shares Sexy Lingerie Photo From Bed
Author: 0 Kylie Jenner Shares Sexy Lingerie Photo From Bed

Kim Kardashian recently appeared on " Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen " and revealed her thoughts on her half-sister's split from Tyga . Kylie Jenner got us more intrigued by her beauty with the latest photo shoot as the young star was photographed in lacy black lingerie to promote her product, and we are truly amazed by her gorgeous looks.

Author: 0 UK police search car in Manchester attack investigation

Police investigating the Manchester bombing have arrested a 24-year-old man. The bomber responsible for last week's terrorist attack in Manchester, England, that killed 22 and injured more than 100 had met with an Islamic State unit in Libya, The New York Times reported Saturday.

Arts&Culture Income tax 'absolutely' won't rise under Tories - Sir Michael Fallon
Author: 0 Income tax 'absolutely' won't rise under Tories - Sir Michael Fallon

Theresa May has refused to guarantee that income taxes would not rise under a Tory government after Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Defence Minister Michael Fallon both ruled out a tax increase for higher earners. That prompted a retort from Corbyn, who was in Lincoln. "And pensioners are left to worry about whether they will be able to heat their homes or even keep their homes, with no clarity on cuts to winter fuel payments or the dementia tax".

Author: 0 Marcus Mumford added to Manchester benefit concert lineup

Seventeen-year-old Anushka Gupta had missed attending Ariana Grande "s Manchester Arena concert because of her exams". She took time to visit the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital , where some of the dozens of injured are being treated.

Author: 0 MTV will livestream Sunday's Manchester benefit concert

The 23-year-old singer is headlining the star-studded show at Old Trafford Cricket Ground in Manchester, in honor of the victims of the tragic terrorist attack that occurred during her concert on May 22, which killed 22 people and left 116 injured.

Arts&Culture Britain's Got Talent act Lords of Strut make X-rated joke
Author: 0 Britain's Got Talent act Lords of Strut make X-rated joke

Which celebrity act is performing live on the final? . The eight-year-old had the audience in stitches with his joke about Ant and Dec's height. But this year Kyle blew the judges away with his first audition, and David pushed the golden buzzer, sending Kyle through to the semi-final .

Arts&Culture Trump's Lack of Tax Returns Inspires California Bill
Author: 0 Trump's Lack of Tax Returns Inspires California Bill

Democratic Assemblyman Tony Thurmond of Richmond didn't vote on the bill and said it doesn't address the right problems in schools. In a statement , CMA spokesman Joanne Adams suggests that her association would support a single-payer health care plan at some point, but not in the bill's current form.

Author: 0 London Bridge and Borough Market terror attack - everything we know

Police have not characterized either incident as being believed to be connected to terrorism. He said the seriousness of the injuries is not yet known. We have armed police at the scenes. In March, a British convert to Islam ran down people with a vehicle on Westminster Bridge, killing four, then stabbed a policeman to death outside Parliament.

Author: 0 London Bridge Closed Following Reports That Vehicle Plowed Into Pedestrians

In March, a knife-wielding man went on a deadly rampage in the heart of Britain's seat of power, plowing a vehicle into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge before stabbing a police officer to death inside the gates of Parliament. A witness told CNN two men entered a restaurant at Borough Market , just south of London Bridge , and stabbed two people inside. White House press secretary Sean Spicer said President Trump has also been briefed on the situation.

Author: 0 Real Madrid win Champions League Final 4-1 in Cardiff

As you can possibly guess, I'm backing Juventus , how about you? Juventus' own piece of history was less welcome, the Old Lady having now lost a record seven European Cup finals. The Juventus fans in the 72,000 crowd erupted, ramping up the atmosphere that was already crackling under the closed stadium roof. That would be historic, and their team will do everything they can to achieve that goal.

Arts&Culture People hit by vehicle on London Bridge
Author: 0 People hit by vehicle on London Bridge

Police are clearing people away from the London Bridge after a van reportedly crashed into pedestrians. "A white van driver came speeding - probably about 50mph - veered of the road into the crowds of people who were walking along the pavement", she told BBC News.

Author: 0 Sailing-New Zealand hit foiling high to set up America's Cup showdown

The U.S. team have all to play for as they would win the bonus point if they beat New Zealand and then defeat Britain's Land Rover BAR in the last race of the qualifiers on Saturday. Jimmy Spithill's USA crew now progress straight to the main event, where they'll start with a one race advantage thanks to their overall win in the qualifiers.

Author: 0 Kim Kardashian Says Kendall Jenner Isn't in Taylor Swift's Squad

During the game, Kim was also put on the spot about the chances that her mom , Kris Jenner , would speak to Caitlyn Jenner again after all the former couple's drama . "She would never mean for anybody to perceive things in a negative way". "I think we're equal now". She had also worked with Gigi Hadid, a close friend of the Kardashian/Jenner family, but it's not clear whether she's still working with the model.

Arts&Culture Audi used software to cheat diesel emissions tests, says German minister
Author: 0 Audi used software to cheat diesel emissions tests, says German minister

The German transport ministry has accused Audi of cheating in emissions tests with its top-line models, the A7 and the A8, according to new reports. A day earlier, German Transport Minister Alexander Dobrindt accused Audi of installing a device created to make the cars emit less under test conditions than in real-world driving.

Author: 0 Philippines soldiers killed in 'friendly fire' air strike in Marawi

Padilla said the plane made three successful bombing runs before the wayward bombing happened. ELEVEN soldiers were killed and eight others were injured in a military airstrike meant to restrain the pro-Islamic State (IS) Maute group in Marawi City, according to Philippine Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana .

Arts&Culture Richard Bernotas student reaches third round of national spelling bee
Author: 0 Richard Bernotas student reaches third round of national spelling bee

According to the Scripps National Spelling Bee, Ananya likes to volunteer because she likes to help people. Camerota then told her many other "alternate pronunciations" of the word for the 12-year-old spelling crown holder, her shot at spelling the word was "cofefe." she spelled the word, while chuckling could be heard in the background.

Author: 0 Ex-FBI director Comey to testify June 8 before Senate committee

Both the leaders of this Senate committee stated that they have questions about Comey's sudden firing. Trump undercut that narrative just days later by saying he dismissed Comey in part because of the "Russia thing". Another senior committee aide said any subpoenas related to the unmasking issue would have been sent by committee Chairman Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., who recused himself from the Russian Federation investigation after being criticized for being too close to the White House.

Author: 0 Ex-Penn State president a 'failure'

Sandusky was found guilty the next year of sexually abusing 10 boys and is serving a prison sentence of 30 to 60 years while he appeals his conviction. "I deeply regret that I did not intervene more forcefully", Spanier said. They also allegedly planned to inform him that his "guests" - children Sandusky brought on campus - would no longer be allowed to use Penn State facilities.

Arts&Culture Navy Parachutist Dies During Demonstration Over Hudson River
Author: 0 Navy Parachutist Dies During Demonstration Over Hudson River

Members of the Coast Guard went into the water to retrieve the parachutist, who was then rushed to a nearby hospital, CBS New York reports . On Monday morning, that trend was on sharp display, as both CNN and MSNBC aired disturbing footage of a Navy SEAL's fatal parachute malfunction.

Author: 0 Steve Kerr Reportedly Not Ruled Out for Game 2 vs. Cavaliers

The Cavs, who added Kyle Korver, are better. LeBron actually played near to Durant's level, all things considering. For one night, June looked no different than April or May, a new foil succumbing to the same ruthless result. They didn't over-think or over-coach this huge moment. I mean, it's no if, ands, or buts. He's healthier than he was at this time a year ago, when he rushed back from a sprained knee ligament he suffered in the first round of the playoffs.

Author: 0 'Wonder Woman' Producer Charles Roven On The Prospect Of A Sequel

And then there's Gal Gadot , who had the nearly impossible task of being the woman who would be Wonder Woman after Linda Carter. "I don't care about that at all", said Jenkins, who may first film a smaller movie based on her husband Sam Sheridan's writing and starring Chris Pine, or her long-gestating I Am Superman (no relation to DC Comics) with Ryan Gosling.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande Concert Sells Out in 6 Minutes

A benefit concert planned by Ariana Grande to help the victims of the Manchester bombing has sold out in only 6 minutes. Ariana Grande will play the special concert at Emirates Old Trafford as well as Coldplay , Katy Perry , Black Eyed Peas , Take That , Justin Bieber , Pharrell Williams , Usher, Niall Horan from One Direction , Little Mix and Robbie Williams .

Arts&Culture Manchester terrorist attacker Salman Abedi asked mum for forgiveness before bombing
Author: 0 Manchester terrorist attacker Salman Abedi asked mum for forgiveness before bombing

That followed an earlier arrest of a male in Wigan . The threat level for Britain was raised to its highest level after bomber Salman Abedi killed 22 people at a concert Monday night at Manchester Arena . Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham raised the issue with the US ambassador, reports said. The report suggested Abedi was radicalized and forged close relations with Daesh members.

Arts&Culture Corrie fans cheer arrest of sex abuser Nathan
Author: 0 Corrie fans cheer arrest of sex abuser Nathan

Bethany's grooming storyline has shocked viewers of the ITV programme which has been broadcast at the later time slot of 9pm this week due to the nature of the plots. What is nice about where this storyline goes is that when the scales do fall from Bethany's eyes, and she does realise it's not right, she takes some power back.

Arts&Culture Hyundai teases Kona crossover one last time before June reveal
Author: 0 Hyundai teases Kona crossover one last time before June reveal

The main aim of this new teaser video is to reveal the model and design details of upcoming Kona SUV . Front-wheel-drive will also likely come as standard. The new Kona would be pitted against market dominant Tivoli of Ssangyong Motor Co. We have yet another video tease for the new Hyundai Kona SUV - Hyundai's new baby SUV - ahead of its global debut on 13 June.

Author: 0 Comey set to testify June 8 on Russia

Comey's associates have said Comey told them Trump had asked for a pledge of loyalty to the president and later asked Comey to consider ending the investigation of Flynn. He also said the USA intelligence agencies were cooperating with the House panel and that it was therefore unclear why Nunes would issue the subpoenas, which constitute a formal demand for information.