Hill, a co-host of the 6 p.m. broadcast of "SportsCenter", also added that "Trump is the most ignorant, offensive president of my lifetime".
It would have been nice to see ESPN support Hill for her very reasonable comments, but again, they are a business and it's not that unusual for them to take a more neutral stance here. The former 49ers quarterback has been notably unable to latch on with an NFL team, which many attribute to his protests of racial injustice last season when he knelt during pregame renditions of the national anthem. Everyone wants to talk about Miss Hill's tweets, but let's think about the leader of the Ku Klux Klan, David Duke, literally said that they came to Charlottesville to fulfill the promise of their president...
I worked with her at the Orlando Sentinel several years ago.
The reaction to Hill's comments quickly escalated far beyond a debate over workplace protocols for social media.
Clay Travis of "Outkick the Coverage" reported that ESPN anchor Linda Cohn was recently told to stay home from work by ESPN President John Skipper for comments made about the company during a radio interview.
ESPN has struggled to find a line for determining what is considered inappropriate commentary from its writers and TV personalities.
Would McHenry have been fired for saying this?
In that case, Schilling didn't insult a politician, but the country's transgender population. ESPN said they looked into the comments, but did not discipline Schilling.
The network saw backlash from the right when it awarded Caitlyn Jenner its Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the 2015 ESPYs. She might soon get a reminder if she doesn't realize ESPN is a sports network, not a political network.
In a draft of a resolution due to be put to a vote on Monday, the USA called on countries to impose an oil embargo on North Korea. Sunday's test of what North Korea said was an advanced hydrogen bomb was its largest by far.
Nadal enters his fourth US Open final on the back of an impressive four-set victory over Juan Martin del Potro in the semi-final. Despite his poor career head-to-head record against the Spaniard, Anderson is determined to spoil Nadal's sweet 16 celebration.
At the Sabarmati Ashram set up by Mahatma Gandhi, Abe and his wife paid homage to the Father of the Nation. Prime Minister Modi had visited Japan in November previous year while Abe visited India in December 2015.
Vanessa Lachey & Maksim Chmerkovskiy - The show was going to pass up pairing married Stars against married pros. Singer Jordan Fisher will get in the studio with Lindsay Arnold as Debbie Gibson partners with Alan Bersten .
According to reports from city officials, the crane fell on Biscayne Boulevard, located in the heart of downtown Miami . A crane has reportedly cracked in downtown Miami as Hurricane Irma moves through the city.
If you're a student that subscribes to either service, it really wouldn't make any sense for you *not* to take advantage of this. Students who are feeling the pinch in regards to streaming services are about to get a break thanks to Hulu and Spotify.
The verdict means Intel has escaped the original fine for now, although the case could drag on for many more years. Intel has claimed a victory in its decade-long dispute with competition authorities in Brussels.
A curfew has been imposed in and around Sirsa , Haryana , where the 800-acre sprawling campus of the Dera Sacha Sauda is located. The motive behind the search operation is to ascertain the total worth of Dera assets across the state of Haryana.
The book simultaneously unfolds the story of the adults in the present and their memories of what happened to them in the past. More on It Chapter 2 as we learn it! Wow, the tone of this second film is certainly going to be different.
Air Berlin scraps more flights as pilots call in sick
Etihad held 29.2 percent of Air Berlin and has reportedly withdrawn financial support following years of losses. Germany's giant services sector union Verdi on Tuesday expressed solidarity with the absent pilots.
Apple Announces iPhone X, Their Tenth-Anniversary iPhone
The company is also introducing the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus , as successors to the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus . After a year of leaks, rumors, and gossip, Apple finally revealed their tenth-anniversary iPhone, the iPhone X .
Those who are climate change deniers are stupid: Pope Francis
In Cartagena , he visited the impoverished district of San Francisco, where he blessed the foundations of a new homeless shelter. The Pope used the occasion to again decry modern slavery and human trafficking and defend the rights of immigrants.
Trump Takes Travel Order back to SCOTUS
The debates here, now before the Supreme Court, have centered around what constitutes such a "bona fide relationship". Lower courts had blocked the ban, saying Trump overstepped his authority and unconstitutionally targeted Muslims.
Hurricane Irma Seems To Be Sucking Water From Shorelines
Luckily for the locals, the water did not come gushing in all at once, with Adrian later tweeting that the sea " came back ". A Twitter user posted a video Saturday afternoon showing what appears to be a dried out shoreline somewhere in the Bahamas.
Everything We Know About The iPhone 8 So Far
This mode allows users to take Portrait pictures as introduced a year ago with the iPhone 7 Plus but with new lighting effects. The leak also seems to confirm what we've suspected previously , that the iPhone X will ditch the Home button entirely.