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National Spelling Bee

Vanya Shivashankar, 10, of Olathe, Kan., left, and Lena Greenberg, 14, of Philadelphia, high-five after being announced as two of the 50 semifinalists in the National Spelling Bee in Oxon Hill, Md., on Wednesday, May 30, 2012. Shivashankar, whose sister won the bee in 2009, had the only perfect overall score. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

San Diego teen wins National Spelling Bee

Snigdha Nandipati, a 14-year-old from San Diego, spelled "guetapens," a French-derived word that means ambush, snare or trap, to win the 85th Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday night.