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Scripps National Spelling Bee Ends in a Tie for the Second Year in a Row

Originally posted 05/29/2015 08:15AM

On Thursday, the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee came down to a battle of two titanic personalities: Gokul Venkatachalam, 14, of Chesterfield, Missouri, who wore a LeBron James jersey under his shirt; and Vanya Shivashankar, 13, of Olathe, Kansas, who won Lifetime's Child Genius quiz show.

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Teen Thanks Taylor Swift for Saving Her Friends' Lives After Accident – with a Light-Up Bracelet from Singer's Concert

Teen Thanks Taylor Swift for Saving Her Friends' Lives After Accident – with a Light-Up Bracelet from Singer's Concert

Originally posted 05/29/2015 08:00AM

For three teens, going to a Taylor Swift show was not only a life-changing experience, but a life-saving one as well.

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Pregnant Mom Kicked Off Flight Because Her Toddler Cried: 'I Don't Like to Make a Fuss'

Pregnant Mom Kicked Off Flight Because Her Toddler Cried: 'I Don't Like to Make a Fuss'

Originally posted 05/28/2015 09:25PM

Traveling with a toddler is never easy, but for Canadian singer Sarah Blackwood, it became a nightmare when she was kicked off her flight because her 23-month-old son was crying.

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See Disney Princesses and Other Cartoons Reimagined as Breast Cancer Survivors

See Disney Princesses and Other Cartoons Reimagined as Breast Cancer Survivors

Originally posted 05/28/2015 04:05PM

An Italian artist has made a group of women the new faces of breast cancer – and you'll probably recognize them.

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Meet the Couple Racing Against Time for Their Dream Wedding

Meet the Couple Racing Against Time for Their Dream Wedding

Originally posted 05/28/2015 03:40PM

Samantha Carisch's wedding planning was going pretty perfectly. The bride-to-be – who'd accepted boyfriend Taylor Sinclair's proposal while vacationing with him in Mexico last summer – was ready to sign on the dotted line at a venue near the site of their engagement for an October 2015 date.

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Brother-in-Law of Missing Mom Swept Away by Texas Floods: 'We Are Hopeful, but It's Beyond Frightening'

Brother-in-Law of Missing Mom Swept Away by Texas Floods: 'We Are Hopeful, but It's Beyond Frightening'

Originally posted 05/28/2015 03:15PM

David McComb woke up to a nightmare on Sunday morning.

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Woman Sees Dead Brother's Face on Another Man for First Time After Face Transplant

Woman Sees Dead Brother's Face on Another Man for First Time After Face Transplant

Originally posted 05/28/2015 11:45AM

Rebekah Aversano lost her brother Joshua three years ago after he was hit by a van while crossing a road. But she recently came face-to-face with him again – or at least, his visage – as she met the man who received Joshua's face in a revolutionary transplant.

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High School Seniors Give Trip Money to Their Principal Battling Cancer

Originally posted 05/28/2015 11:35AM

The graduating class at a New Hampshire high school raised $8,000 for their senior class trip – but ended up donating it to their principal, who was recently diagnosed with cancer.

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Giant Hailstones Crash Through Roof of Kansas Walmart (Video)

Originally posted 05/28/2015 10:25AM

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High School Senior Graduates with 14 Years of Perfect Attendance

High School Senior Graduates with 14 Years of Perfect Attendance

Originally posted 05/28/2015 04:20AM

One high school senior in Virginia has more than one reason to celebrate his graduation this weekend.

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