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- North Kingstown student wins state spelling bee Updated: Mar-09-14 2:50 pm
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OMAHA, Nebraska - The annual Midwest Spelling Bee for students in Nebraska and western Iowa will be held in Omaha on Saturday.
AUSTIN, Texas - Bitcoin, 3-D printed candy and George Takei, the Star Trek-actor-turned-Facebook-phenomenon, are among the attractions this week at the South By Southwest festival in Austin, Texas, where the geek set is slowly filing out to make room for hordes of musicians descending on the city.
BOSTON - The head of the state's gambling commission suggested on Tuesday that lawmakers hold off on key decisions about Internet gambling until after the panel completes the process of awarding casino licenses in Massachusetts.
FORT WORTH, Texas - Patiently waiting can be a challenge for any preschooler.
WEBSTER, New York - Police say one person has been hospitalized after being hit with a bowling ball when a large fight erupted at a suburban Rochester bowling alley.
LINCOLN, Rhode Island - A middle school student from North Kingstown has won the Rhode Island State Spelling Bee for the second-straight year.
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A marathon spelling bee between two Kansas City-area students who exhausted the initial word list last month ended after 29 more rounds Saturday when the eventual runner-up stumbled over the word "stifling."
Remember when "South Park" debuted on Comedy Central in 1997? Remember how shocking the cursing, toilet humor and black comedy seemed?
REYKJAVIK, Iceland - A small startup has taken the gaming world by storm, finding success with its QuizUp trivia app and spurning offers to abandon its remote Iceland headquarters in favor of California's Silicon Valley.
LOS ANGELES - Shaq wants to be back in a video game.
LAFAYETTE, Louisiana - Three students from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette will compete in the Institute of Transportation Engineers' district tournament from March 30 to April 2 in Greensboro, Georgia
MASONTOWN, Pennsylvania - Police say a fake bomb built by some children who were mimicking the popular "Call of Duty" war video game drew a bomb squad in southwestern Pennsylvania.
NAMPA, Idaho - You probably saw it during the recent Winter Olympics. It was nothing if not intriguing.
LAS VEGAS - An eighth-grader at a private school in Las Vegas has won the Nevada State Spelling Bee for a second straight year.
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Tupelo, Mississippi, Middle School seventh-grade student Maria Kaltchenkco will compete in the National Scripps Spelling Bee after beating 48 opponents at the Mid-South Spelling Bee.
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Lady luck favored Nevada gamblers in January, as casinos statewide posted a 2.8 percent drop in gambling revenue compared with the same month a year earlier, the state reported Friday.
Video games are filled with scenarios where the only solution is to blast your way out. That's why I have a soft spot for "stealth" games like "Metal Gear Solid," ''Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell" and 2012's brilliant "Dishonored." There's something more mentally stimulating about finding ways to outwit your enemies without filling them with lead.
NEW YORK - ABC's newest comedy "Mixology" isn't your standard "boy meets girl but obstacles keep them apart for a while" story.
WASHINGTON - Indian-Americans are doctors, engineers, motel owners, taxi drivers and spelling bee champs - just a few takeaways from a new exhibition at the Smithsonian.
LOS ANGELES - Xbox One will soon be Twitchier than the PlayStation 4.
LOS ANGELES - In the upcoming video game "Wolfenstein: The New Order," players will be doing only one thing - killing Nazis - but the creators at MachineGames, who have never before taken on a "Wolfenstein" game, have added several updates to make the 32-year-old first-person shooter franchise feel modern.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court will not disturb the criminal conviction of a New York man whose underground poker game ran afoul of a federal anti-gambling law.
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - After 19 rounds in a Missouri county's annual spelling bee over the weekend, only two of the 25 contestants who started the competition remained.
CHARLESTON, Illinois - Marty Gabriel and his wife Daiva Markelis first got into playing Scrabble as a way to shake up their dating regimine, which later evolved into establishing the Charleston Scrabble Club in 2004.
CINCINNATI - An Ohio boy will compete in the National Spelling Bee for the third time this year.