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Jemele Hill apologizes to ESPN for tweeting that Trump is a white supremacist

While a number of prominent athletes, ESPN viewers and even co-workers, such as Michael Wilbon, stood up for Jemele Hill, the network's anchor who earlier this week tweeted that President Trump is a "white supremacist," she opted to apologize to her employer. Hill's apology ma...

As the White House calls for her firing, ESPN’s Jemele Hill addresses the ‘elephant in the room’

Hours after a White House spokesperson called for ESPN to fire her because she called President Trump a “white supremacist” on Twitter, Jemele Hill tweeted about the topic Wednesday night, saying she was going to “address the elephant” in the room after becoming the lates...

Comments by Jemele Hill of ESPN a ‘Fireable Offense,’ White House Says

“We have addressed this with Jemele and she recognizes her actions were inappropriate.”ESPN has not commented on Sanders’s remarks, and Hill took her normal place behind the “SportsCenter” desk Wednesday. She did not address her tweets or the White House comment. The re...

NABJ backs Jemele Hill after Trump comments

The National Association of Black Journalists issued a statement backing ESPN's Jemele Hill after she tweeted that President Trump was "unqualified and unfit to be President" and “a white supremacist who has largely surrounded himself w/ other white supremacists.”ESPN issue...

White House: Jemele Hill's tweets about Trump are a 'fireable offense'

By Ashley Woods and Brian Manzullo, Detroit Free Press Published 4:24 p.m. ET Sept. 13, 2017 | Updated 4:37 p.m. ET Sept. 13, 2017CLOSE After sports personality Jemele Hill called...

Michelle Obama earns loud ovation from athletes at The ESPYS

Michelle Obama returned to the spotlight as a presenter at The ESPYS, drawing the loudest ovation at the awards show honoring the past year's best athletes and moments in sports. The former firs...

Report: Longtime 'Sports Illustrated' writer Frank Deford dies at 78

Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutReport: Longtime 'Sports Illustrated' writer Frank Deford dies at 78Longtime sportswriter Frank Deford, who spen...

Trump praises students in lively Oval Office visit for naming their model rocket after him

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is celebrating a student model rocket named after ... him. Trump asked the students from Victory Christian Center School in Charlotte, North Carolina, ...

Trump celebrates student model rocket named ... Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is celebrating a student model rocket named after ... him.Trump asked the students from Victory Christian Center School in Charlotte, North Carolina,...

Trump celebrates student model rocket named ... Trump | Metro News

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is celebrating a student model rocket named after ... him. Trump asked the students from Victory Christian Center School in Charlotte, North Carolina, w...

Patriots respond to speculation that delegation was smaller at White House this year

Another crowd size controversy at the White House? President Trump welcomed the New England Patriots to the White House on Wednesday to celebrate their Super Bowl win. The New York Times tweeted...