Study: Diversity remains low in sports news departments

 

The number of jobs held by people of color and women in sports departments at newspapers and websites has improved slightly but remains low, with most positions dominated by white males, according to a study released Wednesday.

  • Written by By JOEDY McCREARY , AP Sports Writer

Unsigned safety Reid files collusion grievance against NFL

 

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL players' union says former San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid filed a grievance against the league, alleging that he remains unsigned as a result of collusion by owners.

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Police reopen 7 sex assault investigations involving Nassar

 

MERIDIAN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities in a Michigan community have reopened seven sexual assault cases in response to a 2004 abuse report that failed to result in charges against now-disgraced Michigan State University sports doctor Larry Nassar.

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