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USA Gymnastics CEO to Apologize to Larry Nassar Victims at House Subcommittee

5 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

USA Gymnastics CEO Kerry Perry will publicly apologize on Wednesday to the gymnasts who were victims of sexual abuse by former USA Gymnastics physician Larry Nassar. According...
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Current USOC leaders knew about the prevalence of sex abuse in Olympic sports and did nothing

Current USOC leaders knew about the prevalence of sex abuse in Olympic sports and did nothing

6 hours ago   |   Think Progress

On Wednesday, the House Oversight and Investigations subcommittee will hold a hearing to examine the Olympic community's ability to protect athletes from sexual abuse. The...
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Olympian sues USA Swimming, saying it failed to protect her

Olympian sues USA Swimming, saying it failed to protect her

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today

SEATTLE - Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith sued USA Swimming on Monday, alleging the sport's national governing body knew her former coach sexually abused her as a minor and...
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UFC featherweight Charles Rosa on comeback from neck injury

1 day ago   |   MMAjunkie

UFC featherweight prospect Charles Rosa is gearing up for a comeback. After being deemed medically unfit to compete, Rosa told MMAjunkie Radio he's ready to fight by the end of...
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Report: Aleksei Oleinik vs. Fabricio Werdum will headline UFC Moscow

Report: Aleksei Oleinik vs. Fabricio Werdum will headline UFC Moscow

1 day ago   |   MMAjunkie

Gallery Aleksei Oleinik def. Junior Albini at UFC 224: Best photos view 14 images It appears the UFC's first event in Russia has its headliner. Heavyweight Aleksei Oleinik will...
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USOC hires FBI executive as its athlete safety director

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Olympic Committee hired an FBI executive as senior director of athlete safety, marking its latest effort to strengthen sex-abuse policies that are being...
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Ex-Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith reportedly suing USA Swimming alleging sexual abuse cover-up

1 day ago   |   CBS Sports   |   7 articles

Kukors Smith said that she was 'groomed' from 13 years old by her former coach
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Ariana Kukors Smith Sues USA Swimming, Says Sexual Abuse Was Covered Up

1 day ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   7 articles

Ariana Kukors Smith, who represented the United States at the 2012 Summer Olympics, filed suit against USA Swimming, alleging the organization covered up sexual abuse committed...
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Olympian sues USA Swimming, alleging sexual abuse cover-up

1 day ago   |   Los Angeles Times   |   7 articles

Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors Smith sued USA Swimming on Monday, alleging the sport's national governing body knew her former coach sexually abused her as a minor and covered...
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USOC hires former FBI exec as its athlete safety director

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Olympic Committee has hired an FBI executive as its senior director of athlete safety, in charge of strengthening sex-abuse policies that are being...
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NFL owners approve sale of Carolina Panthers

NFL owners approve sale of Carolina Panthers

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Texans star J.J. Watt visits school shooting survivors as they recover from...

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Texas A&M beats Vanderbilt 3-1 in SEC Tournament

Texas A&M beats Vanderbilt 3-1 in SEC Tournament

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NFL owners approve sale of Carolina Panthers

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NFL unanimously approves Tepper's $2.2b purchase of Panthers

NFL unanimously approves Tepper's $2.2b purchase of Panthers

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Bucks' Sterling Brown to sue Milwaukee PD over stun gun incident

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