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Simone Biles Becomes First Woman To Win 5 U.S. All-Around Titles

One year ago   |   By The Huffington Post

Biles wore a teal outfit on Sunday to stand for gymnasts who were abused by Larry Nassar.
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‘I stand with all of them': Simone Biles wears a teal leotard to send a strong message about sexual abuse

‘I stand with all of them': Simone Biles wears a teal leotard to send a strong message about sexual abuse

One year ago   |   By The Washington Post

The Olympic gold medalist, one of Larry Nassar's victims, won her fifth U.S. gymnastics title.
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Simone Biles dresses 'for the survivors' while winning her fifth U.S. gymnastics title

One year ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

The color choice wasn't a coincidence. It was a statement. One Simone Biles felt compelled to make even as the organization she competes for struggles to find a compassionate and compelling message to sexual abuse survivors. The Olympic champion designed the leotard she wore while winning her fifth...
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Wide receiver who participated in Colin Kaepernick's workout signs with NFL team

Wide receiver who participated in Colin Kaepernick's workout signs with NFL team

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Mitchell Trubisky helps Bears beat Cowboys 31-24

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Pavelski scores on power play in OT, Stars beat Jets 3-2

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No. 14 Auburn rallies to beat Furman 81-78

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Blackhawks, recover, beat Bruins 4-3 in OT

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Westbrook has triple-double as Rockets beat Raptors 119-109

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Rockets to file protest of Spurs loss, citing James Harden dunk, per reports

Rockets to file protest of Spurs loss, citing James Harden dunk, per reports

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Jets' Anderson believes he's top-5 WR when he gets chances

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Arsenal loses 2-1 to Brighton as winless run continues

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LONDON - Arsenal's winless run continued with a 2-1 loss to Brighton on Thursday in interim head coach Freddie Ljungberg's first home game in charge. Read more ...