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752
Florida shooting: Muslim groups raise thousands to help victims and their families
1759
'A gender equality paradox': Countries with more gender equality have fewer female STEM grads
296
Alabama sheriffs pocket tens of thousands of taxpayer dollars allocated to feed inmates
7387
Gibson guitar company, maker of the Les Paul, facing bankruptcy after 116 years in business
68183
Cow escapes on way to slaughterhouse, smashes through metal fence, breaks arm of man trying to catch her then swims to safety on island in lake
753
‘That Lowlife Was In Our House,’ Says Couple Who Opened Fire On Home Intruder
365
Russian medalist at Games suspected of doping: source
194
Canada deports North Korean asylum seekers
130
Three people arrested after $1.8bn stolen from single bank branch and billionaire jeweler 'flees to New York'
144
Poland freezes Holocaust survivors property restitution bill
220
Mayor Megan Barry's ex-bodyguard received thousands more in OT pay than other security
388
Software may have helped Daimler pass U.S. emissions tests: report
121
Church shooting in Russia leaves 5 dead
133
Video of SUV flipping over in road-rage incident results in arrest
97
Couple looking after Florida shooting suspect say they had no idea there was a 'monster living under our roof'
1070
Third-graders are selling AR-15 raffle tickets in Missouri
61460
Philadelphia DA Larry Krasner Sues Big Pharma, Drops All Marijuana Possession Charges
146
Turkish army hit village in Syria's Afrin with suspected gas: Kurdish YPG, Observatory
38
Jeffrey Loria claimed no profits on his $1.2 billion Marlins sale. Miami-Dade is suing.
29
Five women killed in shooting outside Russian church
73
Runaway foster kids raise sex-trafficking fears in Kansas
55
In Colombia border town, desperate Venezuelans sell hair to survive
614
Bank of America settles overdraft lawsuit for $66.6 million
342
1,200-year-old comb holds clues to the Viking alphabet
1802
Cleaning products as bad for lungs as smoking 20 cigarettes a day, scientists warn
37
Iran plane crash: All 66 people on board feared dead
250
Mall santa arrested for Toronto's gay village killings
24
US airstrike killed dozens of Russians in Syria, but Moscow stays silent
253
Winn-Dixie owner preparing for bankruptcy filing; up to 200 stores could close
490
Harley-Davidson stands by plans to close plant despite plea from Missouri congressional leaders
44
Teens Arrested in Jessamine Co. School Threat Case
1917
Missouri High School Student Found With Gun and Ammunition, Intentions Unknown
1689
Hundreds protest outside NRA headquarters following Florida school shooting
16
Medical examiner taps DNA science to find missing persons
18
14-year-old Port Richey shooting victim dies
18
Principal of a pained Stoneman Douglas High just sent a message to his students
20
Escaped bull storms Idaho high school before being killed by police
12
2 charged with capital murder of Western Hills mall manager who died in a hail of gang gunfire
373
A former Utah State University student described her rape and the school’s response on Facebook. Now the school is investigating.
254
Jury awards more than $37 million to family of Maryland woman killed in police standoff
127 DefiniteSpace He's scheduled for sentencing in Ingham County Circuit Court this week where he is expected to be sentenced to 40 to 125 years in Prison. This case is unique where, as part of the plea agreement, all 125 victims are able to give a victim impact statement. As of today, the sentencing is scheduled to take all week with 88 victims expected to give a statement. He is also scheduled for sentencing later this month in even more charges in Eaton County. The same 40 to 125 years deal was reached. This does not include the 60 years he was sentenced to in Federal Court for Child Porn. (He's currently appealing that sentence).
407 Talpostal I don't understand why Michigan State University isn't getting more heat for this when the abuse went on for years and people were allegedly fired for trying to speak out about Nassar.
215 julieannie Simone is also calling out USA Gymnastics for using the same training facility that these girls were abused at if they want to continue to be on the national team. This is not the only training facility in the country but it is designed in a way to isolate these ladies and allow for the abuse they sustained. USA gymnastics has been complicit and continues to be.
85 AmethystOrator > Some of the victims are certain to blame not just Nassar but USA Gymnastics, which made him an Olympic team doctor, and Michigan State University, where he had his sports-medicine practice until the scandal erupted in the summer of 2016. Given that: > A mountain of lawsuits filed against the university say a teenage gymnast reported Nassar's disturbing procedures to coach Kathie Klages in 1997 but no action was taken against him. > "Had MSU handled those reports of sexual assault properly in 1997 we wouldn't have have 93 victims coming forward to speak," Denhollander said. > Klages also defended Nassar to MSU gymnasts after the Indianapolis Star uncovered two complaints against him in August 2016, and she asked the college students to sign a card for him while he was suspended. > The university has asked for the dismissal of lawsuits by Nassar's accusers, contending that as a government entity it has immunity and also arguing that anyone who received complaints over the years was not Nassar's supervisor and thus not the right person to take action. > "They don't deny that four young women had complained in graphic detail about Larry's procedure," Denhollander said. "What they say is they didn't complain to the proper people." > USA Gymnastics, meanwhile, has come under fire from some its biggest stars — Raisman and Maroney among them, who say that after they told a private investigator about their sessions with Nassar, the organization tried to keep them quiet. It's no damn wonder that they'd blame USA Gymnastics & Michigan State University! They were actively covering this up. That Klages needs to be held accountable too. If she knew in '97 and just let it go on then she's a key part of the problem. MSU acknowledges that they knew about it, but shouldn't be responsible because the girls complained to the wrong people? Pathetic. I don't understand how any of these people thought that the doctor was so essential that he mattered more than the girls, but I hope that they all get sued to hell and prosecuted as much as possible.
112 InBergatory Here is a direct link to her statement: https://twitter.com/Simone_Biles/status/953014513837715457 It's heartbreaking. She's TOLD to trust this man, who completely abuses her. I do love the strength she ends her statement with.
12 Crableg_1 Once again this is always terrible to hear. I sat next to her in an English class in college, really sweet girl.
15 No_Help_Accountant Must be so hard being thrust into the National spotlight with so much hurt on the inside. Poor woman.
40 geek66 What bothers me the most about this - is really this whole child sports mania ... parents, ESP in the USA, will go the end of the earth to promote their kids in sports like this, - and make education unimportant, and a normal and behavior irrelevant. The most common justification is this all builds character & life skills, but here the strongest, best and brightest stars of the entire sport - were ALL molested by one guy. NONE of them had the strength or understanding that 1) it was wrong, 2) they could speak up 3) there was NO one to talk to, 4) their whole life did not depend on gymnastics.
9 rpitchford It would be easier to talk about who this douchbag didn't molest at this point...
3 littlewine42 These young women wanted the dream. All of it. Keeping their mouths shut and playing along ensured them they would get to win their dreams. If they spoke up, they would be OUT with many other ready and willing to take their place. It's easy to be labeled "difficult to work with" as a woman. Easier as a young girl.