Olympic Gymnastics Superstar Simone Biles Is Also A Former Foster Child

Gymnast Simone Biles is on the verge of Olympics superstardom as she represents the USA and wows the world with her incredible talent at the Rio Summer Games. She also has an incredible backstory. The Bleacher Report shares that Simone and her siblings were born to a mother who had incredible challenges with drug and alcohol addiction. Things got so bad that authorities in Ohio, where Simone was born, intervened and took the kids away. With the kids in foster

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Uber Passenger Makes It Possible For Driver To See His Son Compete In Rio

Turns out there is so much more to Uber than getting a ride. Many people remain skeptical of Uber, and while they all hope that they’ll never require the legal services of an Uber accident lawyer, it is quite amazing the great things that can come from an app like Uber that pits strangers together in a ridesharing scenario. One very grateful Uber driver is finding that out. The Washington Post reports driver Ellis Hill found that out as he

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How This Teenager From A Tiny African Nation Is Swimming Through Personal Pain

Swimming events at the upcoming Rio Olympics will no doubt be some of the most popular of the entire games. USA, Russia, Poland, Australia–they all have strong contenders heading into the games. But one of the best stories might be about a teenager from the small African nation of Malawi. Save your surfing over to a geography site. It’s also home to an incredibly inspiring teenager with an electric smile. Amy Montalvo of OnePass Productions has the story of Amarra

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Identical Triplets Aim To Make History Running At The Olympics

No need to adjust your screen–those really are identical triplets you’re seeing. Three sisters with a big goal! Leila, Liina, and Lily Luik hope to make Olympic history when they run the women’s marathon this summer in Brazil. The Guardian newspaper reports that plenty of twins have competed in the Olympics, but triplets? Identical ones, at that? This Rio Trio from Estonia will be a first. How do they make this work? What are they like in action? Take a

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