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Vanya Shivashankar, left, 13, of Olathe, Kan., and Gokul Venkatachalam, 14, of St. Louis, hold up the championship trophy as co-champions after winning the finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee, May 28, 2015, in Oxon Hill, Md. (Andrew Harnik/AP)

Spelling bee ends in a tie — again

They couldn't be rattled. They couldn't be denied. Gokul Venkatachalam and Vanya Shivashankar had worked too hard and come close too many times not to win the National Spelling Bee.So they shared the title, making history in two different ways.The bee hadn't ended in a tie for 52 years — until last year. Now it's happened for...

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