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

Teens become first joint US spelling champions in 52 years (via AFP)


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…