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Fans are applauding Simone Biles’ Vogue cover story, but many argue her photos are proof that magazines need to hire Black photographers

Simone Biles is the cover star of Vogue’s August issue. The well-known American photographer Annie Leibovitz captured Biles’ portraits for the cover and article. Fans of the Olympic gymnast are applauding the magazine’s moving feature – but some are saying the pictures have poor lighting and don’t flatter Biles’ skin […]
Fans are applauding Simone Biles’ Vogue cover story, but many argue her photos are proof that magazines need to hire Black photographers
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33 jaw-dropping photos of Simone Biles, the most dominant athlete alive

Simone Biles is one of the most accomplished, well-known, and photogenic athletes on the planet. The 23 year old is the most decorated American gymnast – male or female – in history, and she’s just three medals shy of tying Vitaly Scherbo’s record combined 33 World and Olympic medals. Biles […]
33 jaw-dropping photos of Simone Biles, the most dominant athlete alive
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A college gymnast died after slipping off the uneven bars during practice

Melanie Coleman, a nursing student and gymnast at Southern Connecticut State University, died on Sunday, two days after sustaining a spinal cord injury while training on the uneven bars. Coleman’s head coach, Mary Fredericks, said the team was “heartbroken and stunned” over her death. Southern Connecticut State President Joe Bertolino […]
A college gymnast died after slipping off the uneven bars during practice
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9 things you didn’t know about star UCLA gymnast Katelyn Ohashi

UCLA gymnast Katelyn Ohashi made waves when her astounding, perfect-score floor routine in a January competition went viral. The gymnast began her career at age three, and was poised for Olympic stardom by her early teens. After winning the prestigious American Cup in 2013, beating out teammate and future Olympian […]
9 things you didn’t know about star UCLA gymnast Katelyn Ohashi
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How Hollywood stunt performers get in shape

Tim Storms teaches and choreographs stunts at The Academy of Movement Arts and Sciences in Los Angeles, California. Storms has been performing stunts for over 30 years and has worked on movies like “The Matrix” and “Logan.” Actors and stunt performers take classes in-flight choreography, sword choreography, gymnastics, and wirework. […]
How Hollywood stunt performers get in shape
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Father of 3 victims of Larry Nassar lunges at disgraced doctor in courtroom

Randall Margraves, the father of three daughters who said they were sexually abused by Larry Nassar, charged the disgraced doctor in court Friday during sentencing. Margraves moments earlier had asked the judge for five minutes alone with Nassar. Margraves was handcuffed and taken into custody. Nassar appeared unharmed. A dramatic […]
Father of 3 victims of Larry Nassar lunges at disgraced doctor in courtroom
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USA Gymnastics doctor convicted of sexual assault was scolded by the judge for writing a letter saying he couldn’t handle 4 days of testimony from victims

Former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar wrote a letter saying he didn’t think he could mentally handle four days of victim-impact statements during his sentencing for sexual assault. Judge Rosemarie Aquilina scolded Nassar while reading excerpts of the letter aloud, saying his four-day sentencing could not compare to the […]
USA Gymnastics doctor convicted of sexual assault was scolded by the judge for writing a letter saying he couldn’t handle 4 days of testimony from victims
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