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NEW YORK | Outspoken Jemele Hill joining The Atlantic

NEW YORK— Jemele Hill is joining the staff of The Atlantic weeks after the outspoken personality left ESPN after 12 years as a commentator, anchor, reporter and writer. Hill posted on her Twitter feed a message from the publication’s editor-in-chief. Jeffrey Goldberg wrote Hill will be a staff writer “covering the intersection of sports, race, … Continue reading NEW YORK | Outspoken Jemele Hill joining The Atlantic

JOHANNESBURG | Risk of Ebola’s spread from Congo now ‘very high,’ WHO says

JOHANNESBURG— The World Health Organization says the risk of the deadly Ebola virus spreading from Congo is now “very high” after two confirmed cases were discovered near the Uganda border. The outbreak in northeastern Congo is larger than the previous one in the northwest and more complicated for health officials. Some of their work was … Continue reading JOHANNESBURG | Risk of Ebola’s spread from Congo now ‘very high,’ WHO says