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..
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.”
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.
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..