Aly Raisman

Olympic Gymnast Aly Raisman: 'I Want People to Understand What Exactly Abuse Is'

The people come forward to Aly Raisman almost daily now. Random strangers. Men and women of various ages, races and backgrounds. They see the …

Sports

What we're thankful for (in the world of sports)

<i>Happy Thanksgiving! Here’s what the FTW staff is thankful for — at least in the world of sports.</i><p>1. Joel Embiid being healthy (knock on wood)<p>2. NBA players shamelessly fueling drama with their social media posts<p>3. Danica Patrick chipping away at the glass ceiling<p>4. Steve Kerr and Gregg Popovich (and …

Sports

Daily Dose: 11/22/17

Trump claps back at LaVar Ball yet again<p>November 22, 2017<p>4:28 PMAll right, y’all, I’ve got some programming updates. If you’re looking for a way to …

Daniel Dae Kim

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1 of 30<p><b>"It's John's!"</b><p>2 of 30<p><b>"Focus on what you can control. Be a good person every day. Vote. Read. Treat one another kindly. Follow the law. Don't</b> …

Michelle Obama

Wednesday's Sports in Brief

GYMNASTICS<p>LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A former sports doctor accused of molesting at least 125 girls and young women while he worked for USA Gymnastics and …

Sports

Indian police probe Maria Sharapova housing fraud case

NEW DELHI (AP) — <b>Maria Sharapova</b> is being investigated by police in India in a cheating and criminal conspiracy case involving a real estate company …

Olympics

The Women I’m Thankful For

As a way of avoiding the news, I have been spending the past few weeks cleaning out my basement. It’s my least favorite room of the house, repository of everything that’s broken or unnecessary or depressing. Because my mother downsized and my father died, not only is the basement full of my stuff, …

Opinion

Former Team USA gymnastics doctor pleads guilty to abusing 7 girls, including 3 under the age of 13

Former Team USA gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar admitted Wednesday to molesting seven girls, including three under the age of 13, NBC News reports. In …

McKayla Maroney

Doctor accused by Aly Raisman, Gabby Douglas of sexual abuse changes plea to guilty

A former Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics doctor accused of molesting seven girls has pleaded guilty to first-degree criminal sexual …

Olympics

5 things you need to know Wednesday

You’ll have lots of company if you’re flying for Thanksgiving on Wednesday. A record 28.5 million passengers are expected to flow through U.S. airports during a 12-day period around the holiday, according to the trade group Airlines for America. So if you're flying today, brace yourself: The day …

News (U.S.)

BC-Sports Showcase Digest,ADVISORY

A look ahead to top enterprise and feature stories planned globally by AP Sports. New digests will go out each Thursday and Monday and will be …

HBCUs

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Uber covered up massive cyberattack, ousted VP to take power in Zimbabwe, Navy aircraft crashes off Japan's coast, and more.<p><i>Everything you need to know about the world this morning, curated by VICE.</i><p>US News<p><b>Uber Covered Up Massive Cyberattack</b>The company reportedly paid hackers $100,000 to delete …

Greta Gerwig

50 employees fired for refusing to get flu shots

Updated:Wednesday, November 22 2017 9:13 PM EST2017-11-23 02:13:29 GMT<p>Olympic gymnasts Aly Raisman, McKayla Maroney and Gabby Douglas are among the …

Crime

Get A Decent Night's Sleep (Finally) With These ELLE-Approved Products

Sheep, bye.<p>You update your shoes and makeup bag so often it’s almost an unconscious effort, but tell us—honestly—when is that last time you refreshed …

Lifestyle (Canada)

Nation and world news briefs

US puts more sanctions on North Korea backers<p>WASHINGTON – The Trump administration Tuesday slapped new sanctions on companies and transport systems …

North Korea

Weinstein Co. offer, Sen. Susan Collins, Anne Wojcicki: Broadsheet for Nov. 20

EVERYONE'S TALKING<p>• <b>The men behind the man</b><b>.</b> Maria Contreras-Sweet, who led the Small Business Administration under President Obama, has reportedly …

Katy Perry

Monday's Sports in Brief

PRO FOOTBALL<p>DALLAS (AP) — Former NFL receiver Terry Glenn, who caught Tom Brady's first touchdown pass with the New England Patriots in 2001, died …

Business

20 Questions: Serena Williams got married, and what makes Ibtihaj Muhammad feel powerful?

Shana Renee on Serena Williams' star-studded wedding, Ibtihaj Muhammad got her own Barbie doll and who is playing Simone Biles in her forthcoming …

Shaquille O'Neal

The Wig Responsible For Killing Bad Men’s Careers

Satisfaction is a feeling hard to come by, especially in a year as troubling as this one. But two moments have stuck out as particularly …

Gymnastics

How to respond if a friend is accused of sexual misconduct

Yet another prominent person that I've met has been accused of sexual misconduct. As more revelations come out, it's raising some uncomfortable …

Feminism

Cowboys fall to Eagles, Simone Biles’ response to Gabby Douglas, Trader Joe’s recall: Your Monday morning roundup

Good morning. Here is a look at the top headlines as we start the day.<p>☀️ Weather: A chilly morning, then sunny and mild. High: 65 degrees.<p>Do you want …

Simone Biles

Mother lets 2-year-old dye her hair and wear makeup, and here's why

While my mom wouldn’t let me dye my hair when I was in fourth grade (in fact, I still think she’d say no), one 2-year-old has gotten the go-ahead …

Parenting

Florida Student Wins Nearly $50 Million After Former Geometry Teacher Repeatedly Raped Her

A Florida student who was repeatedly raped by her former geometry teacher when she was 16 won $49.3 million compensation for the terrible case. Find …

Crime

Tambor doesn't see how he can return to 'Transparent'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Following two allegations of sexual harassment against him, actor Jeffrey Tambor says he doesn't see how he can return to the Amazon series "Transparent."<p>In an ambiguous statement Sunday that heavily implies, though doesn't confirm, an imminent departure from the Emmy-winning …

Entertainment

Every six weeks for more than 36 years: When will sex abuse in Olympic sports end?

As the number of women accusing former Olympic gymnastics team physician Larry Nassar of sexual assault has continued to rise this year — surpassing …

Olympics

Trending: ‘SNL’ makes viewers sing ‘Come Back, Barack’; Cheesecake Factory takedown goes viral

<b>Chance the Rapper, “SNL” wow with “Come Back, Barack.”</b><p><b>@shannon_don,</b> tweeting about the “Saturday Night Live” music video “Come Back Barack,” featuring host Chance the Rapper and cast members Kenan Thompson and Chris Redd in a nod to Boyz II Men. The R&B breakup song expresses what it’s like to miss …

LaVar Ball

Selena Gomez, Kelly Clarkson, Tracee Ellis Ross, and more rock the 2017 AMAs red carpet

With Tracee Ellis Ross as the host of the 2017 American Music Awards, the fashion’s inevitably incredible. For her first outfit of the night, the</i> …

Tracee Ellis Ross

US Gymnast: 'Dress Modestly and Be Classy' to Avoid Abuse

Three former USA Gymnastics teammates were arguing about sexual abuse and victim-shaming Thursday on Twitter, with Gabby Douglas responding and then …

Entertainment

Simone Biles slams Gabby Douglas for tweet at Aly Raisman

Olympics

Aly Raisman Slams Victim Shamers, Speaks Out Against Objectifying Women

2,809<p>Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman has been a tremendous advocate for objectified women, and Friday morning she reaffirmed that advocacy.<p>Raisman …

Gymnastics