National Spelling Bee

Karthik Nemmani, 14, Wins National Spelling Bee

June 1, 2018

14-year-old Karthik Nemmani of McKinney, Texas won the Scripps National Spelling Bee. He correctly spelled "koinonia" after runner up Nasya Modi misspelled "Bewusstseinslage." He is the 14th consecutive Indian-American champion. (June 1)

Spelling Bee Champ Shows AP How it’s Done

June 3, 2017

Ananya Vinay sat down with the Associated Press to show off her tremendous spelling skills after winning this year's Scripps National Spelling Bee. The 12-year-old championship speller won $40,000 for winning this year's compeition.

AP Top Stories June 2 P

June 2, 2017

Here are the top stories for Friday, June 2nd: The White House stands by its decision to leave the Paris agreement; China said the agreement 'should be cherished'; The UN Security Council adds 5 countries; a 12-year-old wins the National Spelling Bee.

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