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Olympian Simone Biles Speaks Out for the First Time About Brother’s Triple-Murder Charge

Simone Biles talks about brother murder arrest

Olympian Simone Biles is going through the unthinkable at the moment as she emotionally deals with her brother’s recent triple-homicide arrest. [RELATED: Olympic Gymnast Simone Biles’ Brother Tevin Biles-Thomas Arrested for Triple Murder] “My heart aches for everyone involved, especially for the victims and their families,” the famous gymnast wrote on her Twitter page just days … Read more

Bode Miller and Wife Morgan Expecting Twins Following Loss of Daughter

Bode Miller and wife Morgan Miller teach son Easont to swim

Just over a year ago, Olympic skier Bode Miller and his wife, Morgan, endured the unimaginable when their 19-month-old daughter Emmy passed away after drowning in a neighbor’s swimming pool. Four months after Emmy’s passing, the couple welcomed a baby boy, Easton— and now, they’re adding two more to the mix. Both Bode and Morgan … Read more

Bode Miller’s Wife Morgan Reflects on Passing of Dear Daughter Emmy

Bode Miller wife Morgan remembers late daughter Emmy

The loss of a child is a pain so great that it never truly goes away. But for Olympian Bode Miller’s wife Morgan, she has found a way to take that pain and put it into action in the hopes of helping others. “Almost one year ago, on June 10th, Nicole Hughes and I became accidental advocates … Read more

Olympic Swimmer Nathan Adrian Returns to Swimming After Cancer Diagnosis

Nathan Adrian Swimmer returns to water after cancer diagnosis

Just days before his official return to competition swimming, Olympic swimmer Nathan Adrian reflected on returning to the sport he loved after a devastating testicular cancer diagnosis earlier this year. “Win, lose, first, last — I just want to get back in my rhythm, back in my routine,” Adrian told For The Win. “That’s what … Read more

Almost One Year After Daughter’s Drowning Death, Bode Miller’s Wife Morgan is Pregnant Again

Bode Miller and wife Morgan pregnant with their sixth baby

Less than a year after the tragic death of their daughter Emmy, Olympic skier Bode Miller and wife Morgan are expecting another child. The announcement was made on Wednesday (May 8) on CBS This Morning. And while Miller refrained from talking too much about the pregnancy other than to confirm it on the morning talk … Read more

Olympic Boxer George Foreman Mourns Daughter’s Death— “Just One More Day I Wanted”

George Foreman mourns death of daughter Freeda 2

Throughout his life and career, world heavyweight champion and Olympic gold medalist George Foreman was built to be tough. But this is not the time for the boxer to be tough. Instead, this is the time for the boxer to mourn. “Daddy I want to Box, “Get an Education first” I said,” Foreman wrote on … Read more

Bode Miller’s Wife Morgan Shares Story of Hope After Daughter’s Death

Back in June, U.S. Olympian Bode Miller and his wife, Morgan, lost their daughter in a tragic drowning accident in a neighbor’s swimming pool. Months later, they welcomed a baby boy, shedding a little light on their darkest days. Now, Morgan is sharing a chilling and touching story of how she managed to find hope … Read more

Olympian Michael Phelps Opens Up On Battle With Depression

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps’ life has been filled with record-breaking success throughout the years. Yet, it has also been filled with days in which his own depression took over. “From time to time, I’ll have bad days where I do go into a depression state,” Phelps says in an interview on the Today show on … Read more

Bode Miller and Wife Morgan Welcome Son Four Months After Daughter’s Death

Earlier this summer, U.S. Olympic Skier Bode Miller and his wife, Morgan, went through the unthinkable when their 19-month-old daughter Emeline drowned in a neighbor’s pool. Now, they’ve welcomed new life into their family with the addition of a sweet baby boy, born October 5. “Exactly one month before Emmy’s 2nd birthday…the sun rose and they … Read more

Bode Miller and Wife Morgan Open Up About Daughter’s Tragic Drowning: “It Just Happens in the Blink of an Eye”

Just over a month after the devastating drowning of their 19-month-old daughter Emeline, Olympic skier Bode Miller and wife Morgan Beck Miller are opening up about the tragedy, and just what they want other parents to know so it doesn’t happen to them. “It’s unbelievably quick,” Bode says in a preview of an interview done … Read more

U.S. Olympic Swimmer Ryan Lochte Suspended From Competing for 14 Months Over Controversial Photo

Wherever there is trouble, there is usually Olympic swimmer Ryan Lochte. And this time, the trouble he’s in is going to keep him from doing the thing he loves the most – competitive swimming. The United States Anti-Doping Agency announced on Monday (July 23) that Lochte has been suspended from all competitive swimming due to … Read more

Bode Miller’s Wife Speaks Out on Daughter’s Drowning: “I Pray to God no Other Parent Feels This Pain”

On June 10, 2018, U.S. Olympic Skier Bode Miller and his wife, Morgan, lost their 19-month-old daughter Emmy after she drowned in a nearby pool. “We are beyond devastated,” Miller wrote on his Instagram page on Monday (June 11) alongside pictures of his dear daughter. “Our baby girl, Emmy, passed away yesterday. Never in a … Read more