Indian-American Ananya wins US National Spelling Bee contest

Ananya Vinay won with the word " marocain ", a French word for a dress fabric made of ribbed crepe. The Spelling Bee competition is not only limited to the states of the U.S., despite being titled the US Scripp National competition, but is an open arena to kids from all over the world, at their time to shine.

Vanity Fair Covers: 'Star Wars' Documented With Four Alternatives

Vanity Fair Covers: 'Star Wars' Documented With Four Alternatives

In case you weren't already sad enough about Carrie Fisher 's death in late 2016, producer Kathleen Kennedy has revealed that the actress would have had a huge role in " Star Wars: Episode IX ". "He's described as a "'shady character' of unclear allegiances" who the Last Jedi crew calls "DJ". Directed by Rian Johnson , the flick, which releases December 15, boasts some new characters including Kelly Marie Tran's Rose Tico, the maintenance worker for the Resistance who joins up ...

Griffin not 'laying down' for Trump, fears career is over

Griffin not 'laying down' for Trump, fears career is over

Since the photo emerged, Griffin said she has received death threats, been fired from her CNN New Year's Eve gig and has had several venues cancel her current stand-up tour. She was trying to interpret the "sexist" remarks Trump made past year after a Republican debate in which he said moderator Kelly had "blood coming out of her eyes".

Are you on Twitter? NBC reporter asks Modi

However, the Prime Minister laughed off her question. The prime minister is known for actively using the medium during his domestic and foreign tours, posting photos and videos and interacting with people. Then again, the segment ended on a good note, with Kelly acknowledging Kotb. When she realized her name wasn't said, Hoda put her hands into the air in a "what about me?" way! You can't go less than 3 minutes watching MSNBC without hearing a promo or clip from Kelly's new show.

World leaders slam Trump's Paris climate decision as 'extremely regrettable'

As the planet's second-largest emitter of greenhouse gases , what the United States does domestically on climate change matters a great deal. Trump also cited the possibility of an elimination of manufacturing jobs and economic production in industries like natural gas, paper , iron and steel along the way to reaching to the commitment from the USA - which was to cut its emissions by at least 26 percent by 2025.

United Kingdom police find valuable items; stop sharing with US

On the investigation front, Greater Manchester Police say two men were arrested overnight in Manchester and in the Withington area south of the city. Monday's attack, which came as people were leaving an Ariana Grande concert, took the lives of at least 22 people, including several children.