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Angelina Jolie Was 'Honored' to Meet Olympic Gymnasts at Senate Hearing
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Angelina Jolie Was 'Honored' to Meet Olympic Gymnasts at Senate Hearing

UPDATE 9/17/21 2:46 p.m. ET While Angelina Jolie was on Capitol Hill earlier this week, working with U.S. Senators on the Violence Against Women Act, she met Aly Raisman, Simone Biles and the other gymnasts who testified during the Senate hearing on Wednesday, September 15. “I was honored to meet with some of the brave US gymnasts who appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee yesterday,” the Eternals actress, 46, captioned an Instagram photo with the athletes on Thursday, September 16. “I’m in awe of their courage and commitment to preventing future failures to investigate abuse. As Aly Raisman said in her testimony, ‘Over 100 victims could have been spared the abuse. All we needed was one adult to do the right thing.’ Sending support and respect to them, and to all who are relivin...
Kendall Jenner Wears Devin Booker’s Olympic Gold Medal While Boating: Photo
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Kendall Jenner Wears Devin Booker’s Olympic Gold Medal While Boating: Photo

Team USA! Kendall Jenner channeled her inner Olympian while wearing boyfriend Devin Booker’s gold medal on a couple’s trip. “LAKE BOi,” the 24-year-old athlete captioned a series of photos via Instagram on Tuesday, August 17, while vacationing with the 25-year-old model. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians alum was tagged in one snap which showed her lounging on the back of a boat on a lake. Jenner sipped on a beer while wearing a green bikini and matching green hat. She topped off the look by adding Booker’s 2020 Tokyo Olympics hardware — which he earned as part of Team USA’s win over France earlier this month — around her neck. An American flag waved in the background. The Phoenix Suns star, who was first linked to Jenner in April 2020, also posted photos of himself enjoying the lake ...
After Tokyo, Simone Biles Wears the Same Olympic Rings Necklace She Gave Jordan Chiles
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After Tokyo, Simone Biles Wears the Same Olympic Rings Necklace She Gave Jordan Chiles

Simone Biles is keeping the Olympics close to her heart post-Tokyo. After the Games closed on August 8, the pro gymnast sported an understated necklace featuring the Olympic rings on Instagram. Clearly, the competition (and her bronze medal) aren't far from her mind, but the accessory is even more meaningful once you know who Simone shares it with. Back in June, Simone gifted her friend and fellow Team USA member Jordan Chiles with a matching necklace. Jordan said Simone was "waiting a while" to give her the rings necklace, and finally found the perfect opportunity after trials in St. Louis. This thoughtful present is just one way Simone and Jordan have solidified their powerful bond. "Having [Simone] by my side 24/7 and giving me encouraging words every day definitely helped, and it w...
Kendall Jenner Supports BF Devin Booker After Olympic Gold Medal Finish
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Kendall Jenner Supports BF Devin Booker After Olympic Gold Medal Finish

A gold medal girlfriend! After the United States Men’s Basketball team won their championship match at the Tokyo Olympics, Kendall Jenner celebrated her boyfriend’s impressive victory. Kendall Jenner and Devin Booker’s Relationship Timeline Read article The model, 25, shared a snap of the basketball game — in which Devin Booker played 22 minutes — via her television on Friday, August 6. She added a gold medal emoji to her Instagram Story. Kendall Jenner on her Instagram story. Courtesy Kendall Jenner/Instagram During the game, the 24-year-old Phoenix Suns athlete scored two free throws as Team USA faced the French team. With this victory, the U.S. Men’s Basketball team has won four consecutive gold medals for the sport. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians alum is...