Arvind Mahankali, a 13-year-old boy from New York, won the Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday by correctly spelling 'knaidel'.
New York teen wins US spelling bee with 'knaidel'
Giovanni Trapattoni v Bayern Munich
Feminist protestors interrupt Giovanni Trapattoni interview on German TV
Giovanni Trapattoni appeared on German TV to mend fences with Thomas Strunz, the subject of his infamous Bayern Munich rant in 1998 but protestors from the group Femen hijacked the show.
Ireland In A Minute, December 13th 2013
Ireland's taxes too high, Ireland's front row woes and Irish golden globes nod. Your 60 second update on today's top stories with Ireland In A Minute.
- Stolen oil tanker's 'moronic attempt' to blow up former Quinn premises
- 'New York Times' paints picture of Ireland where people eat pigeons to survive
- Australia incest case: 12 children removed from squalid camp
- Welsh referee Nigel Owens praises Paul O'Connell as a 'great man' after controversial Ireland v All Blacks match
- Michael Buble's model wife Luisiana stuns in last lingerie shoot before 'retiring'
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Lady Gaga 'saved' suicidal Irish fan
Pop star Lady Gaga saved the life of a suicidal Irish fan by reaching out to the girl on her website and telling her, ''we all love you.''
Is Georgia Salpa engaged to her millionaire businessman boyfriend?
Irish glamour model Georgia Salpa has sparked reports she may be engaged after she was seen sporting a huge diamond ring.
Lea Michele on Cory Monteith: "I lived every day feeling like the luckiest girl in the world"
Lea Michele has opened up to chat show host Ellen about the death of her boyfriend Cory Monteith.
Mirren flattered by Lawrence link
Dame Helen Mirren has said she is "honoured" by comparisons made between her younger self and Hunger Games star Jennifer Lawrence.
'I happened to say yes!' - Fearne Cotton announces engagement to guitarist Jesse Wood
Fearne Cotton has announced her engagement to Jesse Wood.
Niall Horan panics as he's trapped with seven others in a 'tiny lift'
Niall Horan had to take a few minutes to calm down, after getting stuck in an elevator.
Susan Sarandon's unique way of enjoying award ceremonies - getting high
Susan Sarandon has admitted smoking marijuana before major award shows.
Real-life 'Nidge' ends up behind bars... with 30 spellbound young offenders
HE is the notorious gangland figure that gardai cannot put in jail despite huge operations against him.
PA 'saw drugs signs at Lawson home'
A personal assistant accused of defrauding Nigella Lawson and Charles Saatchi has told a court that she saw evidence of regular drug use by the celebrity cook.
Carter, Mirren gets Globe nods
Helena Bonham Carter will face Dame Helen Mirren at the Golden Globes as they are both up for the same award.