Sex abuse inquiry on Ohio State doc now includes high school

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The firm investigating former athletes' allegations of sexual misconduct by a now-dead team doctor at Ohio State University also is reviewing whether he examined high school students, the school confirmed Friday.

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  • Written by By KANTELE FRANKO, Associated Press

Nassar, trainer charged with sex assault; Karolyis cleared

 

DALLAS (AP) — Texas prosecutors on Friday filed sexual assault charges against Larry Nassar and a trainer who worked at his side, expanding the worst abuse scandal in U.S. sports history beyond Michigan while also clearing world-renowned gymnastics coaches Bela and Martha Karolyi whose ranch served as a training site for Olympians.

  • Written by By DAVID WARREN , Associated Press

World Cup fans rev up revenues for sanctions-hobbled Russia

MOSCOW (AP) — Moscow's beer kegs are emptying fast and demand for Vladimir Putin T-shirts is overwhelming St. Petersburg street vendors as the World Cup sends business surging across the 11 Russian cities hosting soccer's biggest show.

  • Written by By ANGELA CHARLTON , Associated Press