Family says 7-year-old was attacked at fitness center

Apple reportedly hires fitness guru behind Nike FuelBand for unknown project

“I don’t think it was horseplay,” said Michael Vowell. “I think she was being bullied.” Vowell’s daughter, Orah, told Local 2 a group of boys surrounded her and pretended to stab her with fake knives, shock her with a fake taser and even shoot her with a toy gun while she played in the playscape area at Lifetime Fitness on Highway 6 in Sugar Land, Quick Clicks “He aimed it right at my face and was shooting it,” the 7-year-old said. The boys may have been playing but now the 3rd grader is afraid to go back there. “I was scared, I was shaking after it,” she said. “They took a rubber band, you know the rubber bracelets that the kids wear, they took it and and hogtied her hands, and then picked her up and threw her down some tubes,” Vowell said. Vowell said Lifetime Fitness wouldn’t answer his questions about safety. He wanted to know what they plan to do in the future to insure something like this doesn’t happen again. “I’m just somebody who wants answers,” he said. “I want my daughter to be safe and other children to be safe.” In a statement, a spokesperson for Lifetime Fitness told Local 2, they’re “committed to upholding safe, fun, family oriented environments.” Lifetime Fitness called it a case of mutual play and said a group of children were playing a game that staff members chose to suspend.
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Fitness friends! Kirsten Dunst and Isla Fisher go make-up free in matching cropped leggings as they head for gym session together

Working it out: Bachelorette co-stars and real-life gal pals Kirsten Dunst and Isla Fisher got their fitness on together at a Studio City gym Monday

The Great Gatsby star and her Borat beau are now happily married and parents to two daughters – five-year-old Olive and three-year-old Elula. Fun friends: Isla got dropped off at her car by Kirsten after their workout session Matching up: Isla teamed her mint green T-shirt with co-ordinating trainers Meanwhile, Kirsten has found love with her On the Road co-star Garrett Hedlund. The Spider-Man star may be toning up for a future film project – according to Deadline , she just signed on as the female lead in the Warner Bros. film Midnight Special.
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“It’s a little all over the place right now. With the arc of time it will become clearer.” This isn’t the first time Apple has shown interest in the health monitoring market. A report in July found the was looking to hire a number of experts from the “non-invasive medical sensor” field, with specialties ranging from vein mapping to glucose tracking. Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo noted earlier this year that Apple is looking to produce a wrist-worn device that does more than tell the time and serve as a smartphone remote control.
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