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Two teenagers of South Asian heritage share Scripps National Spelling Bee title

Two young American teenagers of South Asian heritage made spelling history when they became the first co-winners of the Scripps National Spelling Bee in more than half a century. Ansun Sujoe, 13, and Sriram Hathwar, 14, on Thursday hoisted the glittering……

Forty-two kids advance to semi-finals in National Spelling Bee

Forty-two contestants advanced to the semi-finals of the top US spelling contest, the first to also ask competitors to know what the words mean. They were among 281 youngsters from eight nations who gathered at the Gaylord National Resort outside Washington for the three-day Scripps National Spelling Bee that is…