Updates at ABC News, Washington Post, CNN
Dr. Jennifer Ashton, who joined the ABC News Medical Unit five years ago, has been named its Chief Medical Correspondent. Before ABC News, she was a medical contributor for Fox News Channel.
Abha Bhattarai is the new retail reporter for The Washington Post, where she’s worked since 2010 covering a range of businesses. Prior to The Post, she was a James Reston Reporting Fellow at The New York Times.
And Joe Ruiz, who has been Weekend Editor for NPR digital since 2015, is now the Senior Weekend Editor for Politics at CNN Digital. Prior to NPR, he worked for the NBC affiliate KSHB in Kansas City, NOWCastSA.com, SeattleTimes.com and KSAT.com, among others.