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Judge dismisses criminal charges against former Michigan State University president regarding Larry Nassar case
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Judge dismisses criminal charges against former Michigan State University president regarding Larry Nassar case

A judge dismissed criminal charges against former Michigan State University president Lou Anna Simon, who was accused of lying to investigators in 2018 as they tried to learn what she knew years earlier about sexual assault complaints involving Larry Nassar.

Investigators search home, gym of gymnastics coach with links to disgraced sports doctor and convicted sex-offender Larry Nassar
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Investigators search home, gym of gymnastics coach with links to disgraced sports doctor and convicted sex-offender Larry Nassar

Police on Tuesday searched the Michigan home and former gym of a gymnastics coach who had ties to disgraced sports doctor Larry Nassar, authorities said.

Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal: US Senate to question ex-officials of USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University
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Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal: US Senate to question ex-officials of USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University

The heads of Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics, who resigned in the wake of a sex abuse scandal involving a former doctor at their organisations, could face tough questions when they appear on Tuesday at a US Senate hearing

World champion gymnast Sabrina Vega sues Bela and Marta Karolyis among others over Larry Nassar abuse
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World champion gymnast Sabrina Vega sues Bela and Marta Karolyis among others over Larry Nassar abuse

A champion American gymnast filed suit on Tuesday against her sport's star coaches Bela and Marta Karolyi for failing to protect her from convicted serial sex abuser Larry Nassar, the former USA Gymnastics team doctor.

Michigan University paid firm to monitor sexual abuser Larry Nassar victims' social media, says report
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Michigan University paid firm to monitor sexual abuser Larry Nassar victims' social media, says report

A public relations firm billed Michigan State University for more than $500,000 for January as it tracked social-media activity surrounding the case of convicted physician Larry Nassar that often included the accounts of his sexual assault victims and their families

USA Gymnastics sexual abuse: Larry Nassar's former boss at Michigan State University arrested
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USA Gymnastics sexual abuse: Larry Nassar's former boss at Michigan State University arrested

Nassar abused girls and young women under the guise of medical treatment and was sentenced to what will amount to life in prison.

Scientist develop new hardware to measure blood pressure more accurately using an app
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Scientist develop new hardware to measure blood pressure more accurately using an app

While high blood pressure is treatable with lifestyle changes and medication, only around 20 percent of people with hypertension have their condition under control.

Larry Nassar's hearing halted after father of three victims lunges at disgraced former USA Gymnastics doctor
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Larry Nassar's hearing halted after father of three victims lunges at disgraced former USA Gymnastics doctor

The disruption came as dozens of more women confronted Nassar and told the Charlotte court of the sexual abuse they suffered under the guise of medical treatment.

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.

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

Aly Raisman slams US Olympic Committee for failing to acknowledge its role in sexual abuse scandal
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Aly Raisman slams US Olympic Committee for failing to acknowledge its role in sexual abuse scandal

Raisman, who won Olympic team gold in 2012 and 2016 and the 2012 floor exercise crown, noted that the first allegations against Nassar came ahead of the Rio Olympics.

Aly Raisman blasts USA Gymnastics for failing to protect gymnasts from sexual abuse by Larry Nassar
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Aly Raisman blasts USA Gymnastics for failing to protect gymnasts from sexual abuse by Larry Nassar

Raisman called for an independent investigation into US gymnastics and Olympic officials who she said had the power to stop Nassar.

New innovative robot can help online students stay more engaged and connected to the instructor
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New innovative robot can help online students stay more engaged and connected to the instructor

Robot learning generally benefits remote students more than traditional video conferencing, in which multiple students are displayed on a single screen.

Eating fatty, cold-water fish is good for your immunity
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Eating fatty, cold-water fish is good for your immunity

Consuming an omega-3 fatty acid called DHA, or docosahexaenoic acid — commonly found in fatty, cold-water fish, has the potential to suppress signalling pathways of lupus as well as other autoimmune disorders, researchers have found.

Marvelous: American university's marching band pays tribute to the Marvel universe
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Marvelous: American university's marching band pays tribute to the Marvel universe

One such exceptional performance took place at a game between Michigan State University and University of Michigan, where the marching band of the former unveiled their latest routine, structured around tunes pertaining to Marvel’s sprawling heroes and villains.

Liking alcohol-related posts on Facebook may promote drinking
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Liking alcohol-related posts on Facebook may promote drinking

The more a Facebook user gets involved in alcohol-related pages or posts - whether it's a like, share or comment - the more likely that person is to consider drinking alcohol, a new study has found.

Jena Malone to play the female Robin in 'Batman v Superman'?
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Jena Malone to play the female Robin in 'Batman v Superman'?

Actress Jena Malone will reportedly play Carrie Kelly - “female" Robin - in the upcoming film Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.

Wipro launches STEM fellowship with Michigan State Uni
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Wipro launches STEM fellowship with Michigan State Uni

The company said the Wipro STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) fellowship programme will focus on building leadership in these disciplines in urban schools.