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Current student and former MSU gymnast Lindsey Lemke reacts Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, after speaking in Circuit Judge Rosemarie Aquilina's courtroom during the third day of victim impact statements regarding former sports medicine doctor Larry Nassar. Lemke addressed John Geddert of Twistars, the USAG, MSU President Lou Anna K. Simon, and Nassar. Nassar, 54, faces a minimum sentence of 25 to 40 years in prison for molesting girls at Michigan State University and his home. (Matthew Dae Smith/Lansing State Journal via AP)
January 19, 2018 - 10:13 am
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of a former sports doctor who sexually assaulted gymnasts and others (all times local): 10:10 a.m. Michigan State University is asking Michigan's attorney general to investigate the school's handling of complaints against a sports doctor who...
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Larry Nassar sits in court during a sentencing hearing Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, waiting for the third day of victim impact statements to begin, in Lansing, Mich. Nassar, 54, faces a minimum sentence of 25 to 40 years in prison for molesting girls at Michigan State University and his home. He also was a team doctor at USA Gymnastics, based in Indianapolis, which trains Olympians. He's already been sentenced to 60 years in federal prison for child pornography crimes. (Matthew Dae Smith/Lansing State Journal via AP)
January 19, 2018 - 9:44 am
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Another Olympic gold medalist has come forward to say that she too was sexually assaulted by a former sports doctor who also worked at USA Gymnastics. Jordyn Wieber gave a victim impact statement in a Lansing, Michigan, courtroom Friday — the fourth day of sentencing for Larry...
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January 19, 2018 - 9:28 am
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been left out of Manchester United's squad for its Premier League game against Burnley on Saturday while negotiations continue over a potential swap deal involving him and Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez. Mkhitaryan trained with United on Friday but...
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Norway's Aksel Lund Svindal arrives at the finish area of an alpine ski, men's World Cup super G, in Kitzbuehel, Austria, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)
January 19, 2018 - 9:25 am
KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) — Aksel Lund Svindal led a Norwegian 1-2 finish ahead of Kjetil Jansrud on Friday in the last World Cup super-G before the Pyeongchang Olympics. Svindal dominated the race, which was delayed and moved to a different course higher up the hill because overnight snow and rain...
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January 19, 2018 - 9:20 am
MOSCOW (AP) — French ice dancers Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron headed for their fourth consecutive gold after Friday's short dance at the European Figure Skating Championships. Papadakis and Cizeron amassed 81.29 points for their program to Ed Sheeran songs. Papadakis wore a green-gold...
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January 19, 2018 - 9:07 am
NFL-NEWS Brady sits out practice UNDATED (AP) — Patriots quarterback Tom Brady missed practice again Thursday with a right hand injury. Brady wore a glove on the hand as he watched practice, but he was listed as a non-participant on the injury report. He was limited by the same issue in Wednesday's...
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January 19, 2018 - 8:59 am
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Olympics organizers have welcomed an agreement between North and South Korea to unite athletes at the upcoming Winter Games in Pyeongchang, and promised that "much more exciting initiatives" promoting Korean unity will emerge this weekend. "Watch this space," IOC...
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FILE - In this March 23, 2017, file photo, United States' Becca Hamilton releases the stone during a match against Switzerland in the Women's World Curling Championship in Beijing. No one will work longer hours at the Pyeongchang Olympics than American curlers Matt and Becca Hamilton. By qualifying for both the new mixed doubles discipline and the traditional, single-gender curling event, the siblings from McFarland, Wisconsin, could be on the ice for as many as 50 hours _ by far the longest anyone will be in live competition at the Winter Games. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File)
January 19, 2018 - 8:27 am
The bobsledders may push harder. The speedskaters may go faster. The ski jumpers certainly will soar higher. Yet no one will work longer hours at the Pyeongchang Olympics than American curlers Matt and Becca Hamilton. By qualifying for both the new mixed doubles discipline and the traditional,...
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FILE - In this Nov. 29, 2015 file photo, Britain's then new world champion Tyson Fury, celebrates with the WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO belts after winning the world heavyweight title fight against Ukraine's Wladimir Klitschko in Duesseldorf, western Germany. Former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury is set to regain his boxing license. The British Boxing Board of Control interviewed Fury on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018 and said the suspension of the fighter’s license “will be lifted subject to receipt and clearance of all medical requirements.” (AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File)
January 19, 2018 - 8:25 am
CARDIFF, Wales (AP) — Former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury was cleared Friday to make his long-awaited return to the ring after being told by British boxing authorities that his suspension will be lifted. Fury has not fought since beating Wladimir Klitschko in November 2015 to win the WBA,...
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