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Shaun White Apologizes For Comments On Sexual Misconduct Allegations

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - Shaun White has apologized after dismissing the sexual misconduct allegations made against him in a 2016 lawsuit as “gossip” shortly after winning his third Olympic gold medal in the men's halfpipe on Wednesday.
White has been the world's dominant snowboarder for more than a decade, winning gold medals in 2006, 2010 and again this year, completing a comeback after finishing fourth in 2014.
As White was competing, many on social media resurfaced the details from the lawsuit by a former drummer in White's rock band, Bad Things. Lena Zawaideh said White sexually...
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Winter Olympics: Shaun White sorry for calling sexual harassment claims 'gossip'

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Amid celebration of another epic Olympic run, the Team USA snowboarder is confronting allegations
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Were female reporters shut down at Shaun White press conference?

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During a Shaun White press conference, female reporters weren't called on. U.S. Ski and Snowboarding denies that the act was intentionally meant to exclude them.
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Aaron Rodgers hails curling and mustaches

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The Packers QB wants a gold medal brought back to Wisconsin, while Shaun White added a third to his own personal collection. Missed the latest action in Pyeongchang? We've got you covered.
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Shaun White Apologizes for Calling Sexual Misconduct Allegations “Gossip”

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Hours after winning his third gold medal, the snowboarder faced questions about a lawsuit filed against him in 2016.
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Shaun White 'truly sorry' for dismissing sexual harassment suit as 'gossip'

Shaun White 'truly sorry' for dismissing sexual harassment suit as 'gossip'

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Snowboarder had a change of heart after earlier dismissing the case as 'gossip.'
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Shaun White deflects sexual harassment questions, calls allegations 'gossip'

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Olympic gold medalist Shaun White deflected questions about a sexual harassment settlement following his winning performance on Wednesday.
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White apologizes for comments on sexual misconduct lawsuit

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea - Shaun White has apologized after dismissing the sexual misconduct allegations made against him in a 2016 lawsuit as "gossip" shortly after winning his third Olympic gold medal in the men's halfpipe on Wednesday. White has been the world's dominant snowboarder for more than a decade, winning gold medals in 2006, 2010 and again this year, completing a comeback after finishing fourth in 2014.
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Shaun White Apologizes for Calling Sexual Harassment Allegations ‘Gossip'

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Shaun White apologized Wednesday for calling sexual harassment allegations against him “gossip” shortly after he won his third Olympic gold medal.
After 2016 sexual misconduct accusations against White resurfaced in the lead up to the competition, the snowboarder told reporters he was there to “talk about the Olympics not, you know, gossip.” He walked that statement back in an interview with Savannah Guthrie on the Today show Wednesday.
“I'm truly sorry that I chose the word ‘gossip,'” White said. “It was a poor choice of words to describe such a sensitive subject in the world today and...
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