NFL notebook: All 32 teams invited to Kaepernick workout
Quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who last played in the NFL in 2016, will have a private workout for teams on Saturday in Atlanta.
Tampa Bay Rays senior vice president of baseball operations and general manager Erik Neander, whose team reached the playoffs despite having the lowest payroll in baseball, was named as Major League Baseball Executive of the Year on Monday.
I’d bet you’ve never heard of Denise Bence, a onetime health club manager in Detroit. In the early 1980s, Bence sued her ex-employer, the Detroit Health Corporation, for pay discrimination. All managers at Detroit Health’s chain of clubs were paid based on commissions. Women managers, who sold memberships only to female customers, received a 5% commission. Male managers, who catered to men thinking of joining the club, were paid 7.5% of the signup fee when they brought in a new member. The company said the different commission rates were justified because it was easier to sell memberships to women, so its male and female managers ended up making about the same money.
LONDON Champions Mercedes are likely to stay in Formula One after major changes come into play in 2021 but that cannot be taken for granted, team principal Toto Wolff said on Tuesday.
YAOUNDE (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Cameroonian athlete Thierry Essamba still trains every day, even though he has little hope of reviving a career cut off when he was ousted from the national squad in a scandal over homosexuality.