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Famous birthdays for June 8: Gabby Giffords, Kathy Baker

Famous birthdays for June 8: Gabby Giffords, Kathy Baker

Entertainment
June 8 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Gemini. They include: Advertisement -- Astronomer/mathematician Giovanni Domenico Cassini in 1625 -- German composer Robert Schumann in 1810 -- Former first lady Ida McKinley in 1847 -- Architect Frank Lloyd Wright in 1867 -- Science fiction publisher John W. Campbell in 1910 -- British geneticist Francis Crick, who helped determine the "double helix" structure of DNA, in 1916 -- College Football Hall of Fame member/U.S. Supreme Court Justice Byron White in 1917 -- Painter LeRoy Neiman in 1921 -- Former first lady Barbara Bush in 1925 -- Actor Jerry Stiller in 1927 File Photo by Phil McCarten/UPI -- Comedian Joan Rivers in 193...
Team USA's Gabby Douglas claims sexual abuse by team doctor

Team USA's Gabby Douglas claims sexual abuse by team doctor

Sports
Another member of the US Olympic gymnastics team has come forward with sexual abuse claims against former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar. Gabby Douglas wrote in an Instagram post, "It would be like saying that because of the leotards we wore, it was our fault that we were abused by Larry Nassar. I didn't publicly share my experiences as well as many other things because for years we were conditioned to stay silent and honestly some things were extremely painful." Douglas, 21, is a three-time Olympic gold medalist who competed in 2012 and 2016. Earlier this month, Aly Raisman -- Douglas' teammate on the last two Olympic teams -- came forward alleging that Nassar had abused her. Prior to that, McKayla Maroney shared in an Instagram post that Nassar abused her from when she was 13. J...