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USA Gymnastics says it’s not ‘liable’ to victims of Larry Nassar

USA Gymnastics says it’s not ‘liable’ to victims of Larry Nassar
USA Gymnastics says it’s not ‘liable’ to victims of Larry Nassar USA Gymnastics is arguing that the civil suits taking aim at the organization for abuse at the hands of former Olympic Dr. Larry Nassar should be dismissed. The former Michigan State University doctor — who has been accused of sexually assaulting more than 130 victims — was sentenced Dec.... Read More

Naked model falls to her death after partying with ‘swingers’

Naked model falls to her death after partying with ‘swingers’
  Naked model falls to her death after partying with ‘swingers’ The heartbroken family of a teen model found dead and naked after she spent the night partying with American “swingers” are pushing authorities to further investigate her deadly fall from the 20th floor of an apartment in Malaysia. Police said Ivana Smit, an 18-year-old Dutch model, was intoxicated when... Read More

Oscar Pistorius injured in jail fight over telephone use

Oscar Pistorius injured in jail fight over telephone use
  Oscar Pistorius injured in jail fight over telephone use JOHANNESBURG — Olympian Oscar Pistorius, in jail for murdering his girlfriend, was bruised in an altercation with another inmate over telephone use, a South African prison spokesman confirmed Tuesday. Pistorius sustained a minor injury in an alleged assault at the Attridgevill Correctional Centre last week, Singabakho Nxumalo of the Department... Read More

Trump wants to send man back to moon — and eventually Mars

Trump wants to send man back to moon — and eventually Mars
  Trump wants to send man back to moon — and eventually Mars WASHINGTON — President Trump wants to send man back to the moon — and on to Mars. Trump signed a policy directive Monday instructing the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to “refocus America’s space program on human exploration and discovery.” The move, Trump said, “marks an important... Read More

Bangladesh, homeland of Akayed Ullah, is longtime U.S. ally

Bangladesh, homeland of Akayed Ullah, is longtime U.S. ally
Bangladesh, homeland of Akayed Ullah, is longtime U.S. ally The suspect in Monday’s pipe bomb blast at the Port Authority Bus Terminal hails from Bangladesh, a country that’s enjoyed a relatively solid relationship with the U.S. and isn’t included in President Trump’s travel ban. Akayed Ullah, 27, was apparently radicalized and learned bomb-making online after coming to the United States... Read More