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Gymnasts Simone Biles, Aly Raisman appear in U.S. Senate hearing on sex abuse probe

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By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) -Olympic gymnasts Simone Biles and Aly Raisman appeared on Wednesday to testify about the sexual abuse they suffered at the hands of disgraced USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar, as the U.S. Senate examines why the FBI failed to investigate his crimes sooner. Biles and Raisman appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee alongside their fellow former Olympic teammate McKayla Maroney and former gymnast Maggie Nichols, who was the first victim to report the abuse to USA Gymnastics. The hearing comes after the Justice Department’s Inspector General Michael…

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