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Senators Request F.B.I. Inquiry Into Whether U.S.O.C. Chief Lied to Congress

1 day ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

Two senators sent referral letters to the Justice Dept. and F.B.I. saying Scott Blackmun may have lied to their subcommittee about his response in the Nassar abuse case.
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Corrective to coverage of Dave Brubaker sexual assault trial

1 day ago   |   National Post

SARNIA, Ont. - In stories about the trial of former high-ranking gymnastics coach Dave Brubaker, The Canadian Press incorrectly said he pleaded not guilty to one count of...
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Senators refer former Olympic chief to DOJ for allegedly lying about Nassar

1 day ago   |   Politico

Two top senators on Friday accused the former U.S. Olympic Committee CEO of lying to Congress about his handling of abuse allegations against USA Gymnastics national team...
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Senators refer ex-USOC chief Scott Blackmun to Dept. of Justice for possible investigation

1 day ago   |   The Washington Post   |   2 articles

Blackmun is accused of lying in written testimony to a Commerce subcommittee investigating abuse claims against gymnastics team physician Larry Nassar.
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Bitter gymnast made false allegations, defence argues in Brubaker case

1 day ago   |   National Post

SARNIA, Ont. - A lawyer for a former high-ranking gymnastics coach says a former trainee levelled allegations of sexual assault against the man because she was psychologically...
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In the news today, Dec. 14

2 days ago   |   National Post

Four stories in the news for Friday, Dec. 14 -- SAFETY BOARD TO MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS AFTER CRASH Canada's transportation safety board is scheduled to release recommendations...
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Sex assault trial for former gymnastics coach resumes in Sarnia

3 days ago   |   National Post

SARNIA, Ont. - The trial of a former high-ranking gymnastics coach accused of sexual assault resumes in Sarnia, Ont., today. Dave Brubaker has pleaded not guilty to sexual...
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Dr. Christine Blasey Ford presents SI ‘Inspiration of the Year' award to Rachael Denhollander

3 days ago   |   The Washington Post   |   2 articles

More than 300 women followed the lead of Denhollander, who was the first to publicly accuse former USA Gymnastics and Michigan State doctor Larry Nasser of sexual assault,
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Christine Blasey Ford Breaks Public Silence, Presents Sports Illustrated Award to Larry Nassar Victim

3 days ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Dr. Christine Blasey Ford presented Sports Illustrated's "Inspiration of the Year" award to former gymnast Rachael Denhollander at the Sportsperson of the Year Awards on...
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‘I'm on anxiety medicine': Simone Biles gets treatment after speaking out on sexual assault

3 days ago   |   RT

US gymnastics star Simone Biles has revealed she is taking medication to treat anxiety after speaking out about the sexual abuse she suffered at the hands of the disgraced team...
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County to receive $100,000 for costs of mass slaying trial

County to receive $100,000 for costs of mass slaying trial

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Canelo Alvarez destroys Fielding in first fight of massive deal

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James, Ball post triple-doubles in 128-100 win over Hornets

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UFC on FOX 31 draws announced 7,797 fans for $616K live gate in Milwaukee

UFC on FOX 31 draws announced 7,797 fans for $616K live gate in Milwaukee

Gallery Al Iaquinta def. Kevin Lee at UFC on FOX 31: Best photos view 12 images Saturday's UFC on FOX 31 event drew an announced attendance of 7,797 for a live gate of... Read more ...

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to leave Trump administration at end of the year

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to leave Trump administration at end of the year

President Donald Trump says Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke will depart his administration at the end of the year. Read more ...

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to leave Trump administration at end of the year

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to leave Trump administration at end of the year

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Waters, Williams help LSU beat Saint Mary's 78-74

Waters, Williams help LSU beat Saint Mary's 78-74

LAS VEGAS - Tremont Waters scored 18, while Emmitt Williams added 15 and six rebounds to lead LSU past Saint Mary's 78-74 as the Tigers survived a late Gaels' run on Saturday... Read more ...

UFC on FOX 31 bonuses: Al Iaquinta, three others take home $50,000

UFC on FOX 31 bonuses: Al Iaquinta, three others take home $50,000

Gallery Al Iaquinta def. Kevin Lee at UFC on FOX 31: Best photos view 12 images Al Iaquinta , Charles Oliveira , Jared Gordon , and Joaquim Silva each earned earned $50,000... Read more ...

Suns beat Wolves for first 2-game win streak of season

Suns beat Wolves for first 2-game win streak of season

PHOENIX - Devin Booker returned from a six-game absence to score 28 points and Phoenix beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 107-99 on Saturday night, giving the Suns a two-game... Read more ...

Bellator 213 results: Ilima-Lei Macfarlane thrills in Hawaiian homecoming...

Bellator 213 results: Ilima-Lei Macfarlane thrills in Hawaiian homecoming, taps out Valerie Letourneau

HONOLULU - Ilima-Lei Macfarlane kept her perfect career record and her Bellator belt with an impressive performance on home soil, submitting Valerie Letourneau . The women's... Read more ...