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USA Gymnastics name former NBA vice president Li Li Leung as new CEO to help lead governing body past sex scandal
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USA Gymnastics name former NBA vice president Li Li Leung as new CEO to help lead governing body past sex scandal

USA Gymnastics on Tuesday named former National Basketball Association vice president Li Li Leung as its new chief executive officer to help the sport’s national governing body navigate the aftermath of a devastating sex abuse scandal.

USA women's gymnastics chief Rhonda Faehn removed from post following Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal
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USA women's gymnastics chief Rhonda Faehn removed from post following Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal

Rhonda Faehn, who had run USA women's gymnastics since 2015, was no longer with the organisation, the sport's governing body said.

Larry Nassar case: Disgraced USA Gymnastics doctor accused of abusing at least 265 females, judge says
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Larry Nassar case: Disgraced USA Gymnastics doctor accused of abusing at least 265 females, judge says

The number of women and girls now known to have been abused by Larry Nassar has risen to 265, a Michigan judge told a final sentencing hearing.

USA Gymnastics' entire board of directors to resign in wake of Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal
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USA Gymnastics' entire board of directors to resign in wake of Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal

The entire USA Gymnastics board of directors will resign in the wake of a sex abuse scandal, as part of the organization's decision Friday to comply with US Olympic Committee requirements to avoid decertification.

Former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar sentenced to up to 175 years in prison for decades of sexual abuse
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Former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar sentenced to up to 175 years in prison for decades of sexual abuse

Disgraced former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison on Wednesday after a week of raw emotional testimony by scores of women he sexually abused for years under the guise of medical treatment

USA Gymnastics suspends women's coach John Geddert, who worked with disgraced doctor Larry Nassar
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USA Gymnastics suspends women's coach John Geddert, who worked with disgraced doctor Larry Nassar

John Geddert, coach of the US women's 2012 London Olympics gold medal team, has been suspended by USA Gymnastics pending completion of an investigation by the sport governing body, ESPN reported Monday.

McKayla Maroney confronts ex-USA gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar in court, says he left scars that may never go away
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McKayla Maroney confronts ex-USA gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar in court, says he left scars that may never go away

McKayla Maroney told of the "scars" left by alleged sexual abuse by the former national team doctor Larry Nassar, as a report claimed officials at an American university long knew he was suspected of misconduct.

Kyle Stephens reveals abuse by ex-USA gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar led to her father's suicide
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Kyle Stephens reveals abuse by ex-USA gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar led to her father's suicide

One of the victims of USA Gymnastics team physician Larry Nassar, who pleaded guilty to molesting dozens of girls, on Tuesday blamed the disgraced doctor for her father’s suicide.

Rio Olympics gold medallist Simone Biles reveals she was sexually assaulted by USA team doctor Larry Nassar
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Rio Olympics gold medallist Simone Biles reveals she was sexually assaulted by USA team doctor Larry Nassar

Biles' teammates Aly Raisman, McKayla Maroney and Gabby Douglas are among the members of USA Gymnastics squads who have said they were sexually assaulted by Nassar.

Larry Nassar, ex-USA Gymnastics doctor accused of sexually assaulting over 100 girls, jailed for 60 years for child porn
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Larry Nassar, ex-USA Gymnastics doctor accused of sexually assaulting over 100 girls, jailed for 60 years for child porn

Nassar, who worked at Michigan State University in addition to USA Gymnastics, was found to be in possession of more than 37,000 graphic videos and images of child pornography on his computer hard drives.

Former USA gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar pleads guilty to additional sexual misconduct charges
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Former USA gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar pleads guilty to additional sexual misconduct charges

Nassar did not make a statement beyond briefly answering the judge’s questions.

Olympic champion Gabby Douglas reveals ex-US gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar sexually abused her
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Olympic champion Gabby Douglas reveals ex-US gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar sexually abused her

As well as Raisman and Douglas, fellow US gymnast McKayla Maroney, 21, has also revealed she too had been molested by Nassar under the guise of medical treatment.

Miss America - 1 Trump - 0; this year's national beauty pageant takes on a more political note
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Miss America - 1 Trump - 0; this year's national beauty pageant takes on a more political note

Savvy Shields won the Miss America pageant but Miss New York Camille Sims won social media when she threw shade at Trump in a very dignified and classy manner.

How Gabrielle Douglas broke the gymnastics 'glass ceiling'
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How Gabrielle Douglas broke the gymnastics 'glass ceiling'

Douglas soared her way into history Thursday, leading the whole way, to climb a mountain paved by former US gymnasts Ron Galimore, Dominique Dawes and a handful of others who showed the sport isn't just for the white or the privileged.