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National Spelling Bee will have fewer wild cards next year

Dec. 10, 2019 9:06 AM EST

The Scripps National Spelling Bee will have fewer participants next year. Whether it will have fewer champions remains to be seen. Six months after the bee ended in an unprecedented eight-way tie because organizers ran out of words that were difficult enough to trip up the best spellers, Scripps on Tuesday...

Incarnate Word, Colorado State game will go on with no fans

Nov. 26, 2019 2:46 PM EST

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — The women’s basketball game between Incarnate Word and Colorado State will tip as planned despite a snowstorm that hit the area. But there won’t be any fans in the seats. The Rams announced they are closing Tuesday night’s game to fans out of safety concerns...