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Seth and Kat’s 4 Things You Need To Know-August 25th

1.

U.S. Soccer has suspended goalkeeper Hope Solo from the national team for six months over “conduct that is counter to the organization’s principles.” The federation also terminated the 35-year-old’s contract with the team following Solo’s bad behavior at the Rio Olympics. After the U.S. was eliminated in the quarterfinals by Sweden, she called them “a bunch of cowards.” She also upset Brazilians by making jokes about the Zika virus on social media during her time in Rio.

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2.

Ryan Lochte is in talks to join Dancing With The Stars for season 23 of the competition, slated to premiere on September 12th. Lochte’s involvement is “not finalized” yet, one source close to the situation says, but negotiations are underway. The new cast for the fall 2016 cycle is expected to be announced on Good Morning America next Tuesday.

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3.

After a little over a year of marriage, Jana Kramer has reportedly separated from her former NFL player husband, Michael Caussin. According to People, the split comes as Caussin enters rehab for unknown reasons. Kramer and Caussin married in May of 2015 and welcomed daughter Jolie Rae this past January. This is the third marriage for Kramer, who was also previously engaged to Brantley Gilbert, and the first for Caussin.

4.

Social media is rallying behind “Saturday Night Live” star Leslie Jones after she became the victim of a racist hacker on Wednesday (August 24th.) The attacker took over Leslie’s website and shared personal files they got from her iCloud including explicit & nude photos of her, and even screenshots of her driver’s license and passport. The hacker also posted video of Harambe, the dead gorilla from the Cincinnati Zoo, seemingly as a reference to the Twitter trolls who targeted Leslie with racist posts earlier this summer.

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