June 1, 2018

Eighth-grader wins Scripps National Spelling Bee with ‘koinonia’

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(NATIONAL HARBOR, Md.) -- Karthik Nemmani won the Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday night, after correctly spelling the word "koinonia." Koinonia means a Christian fellowship or body of believers, according to Merriam-Webster. The 14-year-old from McKinney, Texas..
June 1, 2018

Texas teen says winning Scripps National Spelling Bee is a ‘dream come true’

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(NATIONAL HARBOR, Md.) -- Karthik Nemmani called it a “dream come true” to win this year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee. “It felt really good, and it was a dream come true,” he said on Good Morning America. “I was just really, really happy that I could win.” Karthik bea..
June 1, 2018

Three bodies found at kidnapping suspect’s home

iStock/Thinkstock(SPRINGFIELD, Mass.) -- Three bodies have been found at a Massachusetts home associated with a kidnapping suspect. The investigation is active and ongoing, according to Hampden District Attorney Anthony Gulluni. The bodies were found in and around the Springfield home, he added. Pol..
June 1, 2018

‘Just an overreaction’ for officers to repeatedly punch woman: Defense attorney

Wildwood Police(WILDWOOD, N.J.) -- The attorney for a 20-year-old woman who was punched multiple times by police on a New Jersey beach insisted on Thursday that officers reacted excessively. "What they did to her was just an overreaction," defense attorney Stephen Dicht told ABC affiliate WPVI-TV in..