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Two Colorado students advance to next round in National Spelling Bee

Aisha Randhawa, Corona: Aisha is a sixth-grader at Garretson Elementary School. "The competition is not with other spellers but with yourself", Lala told Reuters . But be ready to hit pause after each word is announced so you can make your guess before continuing on to hear Naomi recite the correct spelling. The victor of the 2017 National Spelling Bee wins a $40,000 grand prize from Scripps.


Larry Kudlow reacts to Roger Ailes death on WLS

Larry Kudlow reacts to Roger Ailes death on WLS

He is widely believed to have created the behemoth that is the Fox network, having overseen production since its founding in 1996. Elizabeth Ailes described him as "a loyal friend to many" in her statement on his death. Evangelical leader Reed, a regular Fox guest over the years, offered a more optimistic view: "Whatever one thinks of Fox News , and there are certainly people who don't like it for whatever reason, it is undeniable that it changed the media environment and ensured the ...



Putting together a holistic solution to defeat ISIS: White House

Mudd was referring to last week's Washington Post report that Kushner met in December with the Russian ambassador to the U.S.to discuss establishing a secret communication channel to the Kremlin that could not be monitored by US intelligence - using Russian facilities.



Tehran slams Trump's speech in Saudi Arabia

Tillerson said Trump's speech was directed not just to the leaders of Muslim nations, but also to Muslim-Americans of faith. Trump's choice of Saudi Arabia , Iran's bitter regional rival, for his first official foreign visit reflects the deep antagonism of his administration towards Iran.



Social media users baffled by Donald Trump's 'covfefe' tweet

True!" Or, "Despite the constant negative press coverage, I'd like to order a well-done steak with ketchup . The tweet immediately went viral and became one of the president's more popular posts before it was taken down after almost six hours online.


Mike Dubke: White House communications director quits

Mike Dubke: White House communications director quits

Whether Lewandowski ends up involved in the White House communications team or not, this administration has a big task ahead. Communications Director Mike Dubke - not a household name but possibly the first of a number of changes to come.