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June 1, 2018

Here's the latest for Friday, June 1st: Pompeo says North Korea talks going well; US imposes tariffs on metal imports; 50,000 Las Vegas workers could go on strike; 14-year-old from Texas wins 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)

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