Olympics

  • Nassar to receive final sentence in sexual assault scandal

    CHARLOTTE, Mich. (AP) – Days of emotional testimony in two Michigan courtrooms are wrapping up with a final sentence for former sports doctor Larry Nassar, whose serial sexual abuse of girls and young women has shaken Michigan State University and elite sports associations. Nassar, 54, is returning to court Monday...
  • Russia says its athletes want to compete at the Olympics

    Russian athletes are overwhelmingly in favor of competing at the upcoming Pyeongchang Games despite a ban on the national team, the country’s Olympic committee said Monday. Sofia Velikaya said the Russian Olympic Committee’s athletes’ commission, which she chairs, has heard from “all the athletes in all sports” on the...
  • Gabby Douglas Says She Was Assaulted By The Former Team USA Doctor

    Gabby Douglas is the third member of the 2012 Olympic gold winning ‘Fierce Five’ gymnastics team to come forward with claims of sexual abuse by former Team USA doctor Larry Nassar. Douglas confirmed the alleged assault in a lengthy Instagram post that started out as a follow up apology...
  • Mattel Introduces the First Barbie to Wear a Hijab…The Hijarbie

    Barbie dolls have been around since 1959. Just about every little girl in this world has enjoyed playing with Barbie, treating her as their best friend; Brushing her hair, dressing her up, and playing pretend in her big, bright, pink dream house. On November 13th, 2017 a new addition...
  • Aly Raisman, three-time Olympic gold medalist, says she was abused by USA Gymnastics doctor!!!

    A second member of the Fierce Five squad that won gold at the London Olympics has said she, too, was sexually abused by USA Gymnastics’ longtime team physician. Aly Raisman confirmed the abuse in an interview with 60 Minutes, which is to air Sunday night. The three-time gold medalist...
  • 2018 South Korea Olympic Medals Have Been Revealed!

    Perhaps the most coveted of all trophies, Olympic medals serve as iconic symbols of athleticism. For next year, the dynamic 3D “slashed” Korean medal designs should not disappoint. According to a press releasefrom the organizing committee, the unique design celebrates Korean culture. Hangeul, the Korean alphabet and the foundation of Korean culture...
  • Simone Biles: Body Image Issue Was Biggest Personal Challenge!!!

    Rio’s Olympics propelled Simone Biles to stratospheric levels of fame. The 19-year-old was the darling of the Games, winning four gymnastics gold medals and dazzling the watching world with her skill and sunny temperament. Her excellence proved the early pinnacle of a journey that presented Biles with formidable obstacles,...
  • Track Superstar ‘Sanya Richards-Ross’ introduces baby son to the world with adorable Pics!

    Retired track superstar Sanya Richards-Ross and two-time Super Bowl champ Aaron Ross welcomed their first child last week, a son named Aaron Jermaine Ross II. And on Wednesday, the four-time Olympic gold medalist released the very first pictures of him to the world. I could tell you more details...
  • Ice Cube speaks on his expectations for his 3 on 3 basketball league!

    Ice Cube is not planning an old timer’s tour. He isn’t interested in All-Star Game intensity. Players coming out of retirement for his new 3-on-3 basketball league were told they would need to deliver serious competition — and some were turned away when their bodies weren’t up for it....