After all, NBC's entire broadcast was built around the concept of White as a person, not as a snowboarder, so why shouldn't the rest of the press feel free to ask questions in that same vein? Furthermore, when the International Ski Federation, the body that governs snowboarding, held a press conference about White's medal win, the moderator skipped over female journalists with questions, USA Today reporter Christine Brennan, who had her hand raised, toldCNN.
He soon apologized for his comments during an interview on the Today show Wednesday morning.
"I'm truly sorry that I chose the word 'gossip, '" he said.
"It's incredible ... how life works, with twists and turns and lessons learned", White said.
In August 2016, Lena Zawaideh, the former drummer of White's rock band, Bad Things, filed a lawsuit against the athlete alleging he had "repeatedly sexually harassed and forced his authoritarian management style on her for over seven years [that she'd been with the group]", according to reports. She alleged White sent "sexually explicit and graphic images" to her via text.
"I feel like I addressed it", White said.
"It would mean the world to me to compete in skating", he said Wednesday afternoon in Pyeongchang.
Amit Shah's 'Yuva Hunkar' bike rally in Jind today According to reports, Shah was clicked riding a bike on his way with party workers to the "Yuva Hunkar Rally" venue in Jind . The Jat agitators had announced that planned to reach Jind in tractor-trolleys to disrupt the bike rally.
Ms Zawaideh said she went along with his behaviour because "she did not want to cause problems for the band or be terminated", the suit said.
Wednesday's gold medal run for the red-headed daredevil dubbed "The Flying Tomato" redeems his failure to reach the medals podium four years ago in Sochi, after winning gold in 2006 in Turin and the 2010 Vancouver Olympics to become the sport's biggest star.
The lawsuit included screengrabs of text messages allegedly sent by White asking about the haircut and suggesting she wear a provocative outfit.
While White's victory at the Olympics was widely celebrated, including by Tennis legend and feminist Billie Jean King, the #MeToo movement criticized the praise as misguided and called out NBC's lack of coverage of the allegations.
The filing also reportedly included the claim White stuck his hands down his trousers and forced Zewaideh to smell them, along with allegations of unpaid wages and demands about her appearance onstage.
White also said he's "grown as a person over the years" and is "proud of who I am today".
Before Mr. White made his comment, Ms. Zawaideh believed that this matter was in the past, and she was happy to put the situation behind her so she can focus on her blossoming music career.
Accordingly, White has apologized for brushing off the questions, saying he's "truly sorry" for minimizing the issue. I need you to know that I'm very confident and happy with my long hair, and that I'm not willing to cut it.
More so, it can encourage productivity by being able to lessen boredom since you will be surrounded by people you can talk to. It Fits the Bill According to statistics, self-employment is on the rise, increasing by as much as 40% in the U.S . by 2020.
It also seeks to cut $470 million from employee healthcare costs by removing that benefit from collective bargaining with unions. Widmer said, "After the experiences of the last couple of years, everyone realizes the turmoil it creates without a budget".
The Canadian Press also reported that Verheul said the USA proposal might be the worst ever put down at a negotiating table. He's threatening to quit and initially wanted a deal by December but talks could now potentially stretch into 2019.
But soon his Instagram was flooded with photo after photo after photo, and they weren't of him and Kim-they were of other couples. The post has no caption , but garnered nearly 400,000 likes within just a few hours .
Less than a month after Season 4 of Grace and Frankie went live on Netflix , the streamer has ordered another go-round for 2019. The show is executive produced by Marta Kauffman, who also produced Friends , and Howard J.
In March 2016, police detectives and FBI agents investigated a threatening letter sent to the Manhattan apartment of Eric Trump. At around 10am she opened a letter that was apparently addressed to her husband, finding inside a mysterious white powder.
Men's footwear prices increased 2.2% for the month and women's prices were up 1 percent, while boys' and girls' prices fell 2.7%. A pickup in wage growth as the labour market hits full employment is expected to contribute to higher inflation this year.
JJBender.com is a trustworthy and reputable source of used office equipment that offers a wide variety of products. And in today’s economy, every small business owner is looking for ways to save money and reduce expenses.
Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely moves underneath 30 notify oversold conditions. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.07/share and a low EPS of $0.01/share.
If you drag this one out and you think about it for the next 36 hours, we're not going to be ready to play in a couple days. But the team stopped short of carrying the momentum throughout the third period and overtime to secure its first win.
The Essentials of Being an Eco-Friendly Hotel
Conserve Energy Lights, water heaters, and air conditioning units, among other things, consume the most electricity in hotels. Through these actions, the hotel can build a better name by showing its clients how it values environmental sustainability.
Google Chrome starts blocking annoying ads from websites
According to Net Market Share , in January, Chrome had a 59% market share of all laptops, desktop computers and mobile devices. Chrome is far and away the most popular browser on the web: it is used for 56 percent of all accessed pages.
Real Madrid join Alderweireld bandwagon
Club president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has insisted Neymar will "100 per cent" be a Paris Saint-Germain player again next season. Wilshere will be out of contract at the end of the season and is now free to discuss and even sign a deal with any club.
Married US Olympic Skaters Pair up on Valentine's Day
Knierim fell on both of his triple jumps, a salchow and the toeloop that was supposed to lead into a double toeloop. The Knierims - a husband and wife team - struggled in their Free Skate and will not win a medal in Pairs.
Wall Street dips as caution sets in ahead of inflation data
About 7.8 billion shares changed hands in U.S. exchanges, compared with the 8.4 billion daily average over the last 20 sessions. Advancing issues outnumbered declining ones on the NYSE by a 1.31-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 1.48-to-1 ratio favoured advancers.