Gymnastics

Uchimura, 5 new Olympic champs headline gymnastics worlds

Uchimura, 5 new Olympic champs headline gymnastics worlds

14 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

TOKYO - Kohei Uchimura will be aiming for a measure of redemption when the world championships begin in his hometown this week in what could be a competition finale for one of...
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Olympic queen Biles urges US Congress to axe Olympic board after accusing FBI of ‘turning a blind eye' to sexual abuse allegations

Olympic queen Biles urges US Congress to axe Olympic board after accusing FBI of ‘turning a blind eye' to sexual abuse allegations

4 days ago   |   RT

Olympic champions including Simone Biles have made calls for Congress to disband the US Olympic and Paralympic Committee's board of directors via a letter sent to a pair of...
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Simone Biles And Other Gymnasts Reportedly Call On Congress To Remove U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee's Board

4 days ago   |   Forbes

The gymnasts reportedly sent a letter to Congress asking them to remove the current board and replace them with people who are ‘willing and able' to investigate sexual abuse...
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Olympian Shawn Johnson ‘groped' by TSA agent while traveling with breast milk

Olympian Shawn Johnson ‘groped' by TSA agent while traveling with breast milk

6 days ago   |   New York Post

Olympic gymnast Shawn Johnson claims that she was "groped" and berated at the airport by a Transportation Security Administration agent when she tried to travel with breast...
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Former FBI Agents Blame ‘Misogynist' Culture For Botched Larry Nassar Investigation

Former FBI Agents Blame ‘Misogynist' Culture For Botched Larry Nassar Investigation

12 days ago   |   The Huffington Post   |   2 articles

The Department of Justice said it will review the misconduct of agents in the USA Gymnastics case, but FBI veterans say the problems run much deeper.
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Department of Justice reviewing decision not to charge FBI agents that failed to investigate abuse claims raised against Larry Nassar

12 days ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

The Justice Department is reconsidering its decision against prosecuting the FBI agents who failed to investigate allegations raised in 2015 against disgraced United States...
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Justice Dept. to Weigh Prosecuting F.B.I. Agents in Nassar Case

12 days ago   |   NY Times

The department said it was reviewing its initial decision to not seek charges against agents who failed to pursue sexual abuse allegations against Lawrence G. Nassar.
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DOJ Launches New Probe Into FBI Investigation Of Disgraced Gymnastics Doctor Larry Nassar

13 days ago   |   Forbes

The agency was found to have “mishandled” allegations made against the doctor.
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Averina twins triumph on return after Olympic scandal as champ admits Russia head coach helped convince her not to retire

Averina twins triumph on return after Olympic scandal as champ admits Russia head coach helped convince her not to retire

14 days ago   |   RT

Gymnastics star Dina Averina admitted she thought about retiring because she feared a repeat of the judging wrangle at her Olympic Games heartbreak - and thanked the boss of...
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Chatting the Pictures: The Most Telling Photos of US Olympic Gymnasts Testifying Against the FBI

14 days ago   |   BAG news Notes


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Longtime Congressman David Price to retire

Longtime Congressman David Price to retire

Democratic Congressman David Price, who has represented much of the Triangle in the U.S. House for more than 30 years, said Monday that he won't seek re-election next year and... Read more ...

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