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McKalyla Maroney signed an agreement with USA Gymnastics not to speak about abuse she suffered from Larry Nassar. Now the organization has said it won't fine her if she breaks it.

January 18 2018 8:45 PM

In an interview with Paris Match, the 83-year-old star claimed she was never a victim of harassment in her five-decade career.

January 18 2018 8:13 PM

Nafessa Williams, who plays a gay superhero on The CW's Black Lightning, is inspiring other young girls of color to "walk in their own superhero." 

January 16 2018 7:28 PM

Christy Gilbert Holstege discovered some of her LGBT constituents had hang-ups about the "B."

January 16 2018 6:24 AM