CNN HIRES TWO

Elle Reeve is the newest New York-based correspondent for CNN, moving over from Vice News.

Vice News correspondent Elle Reeve heads to CNN as a correspondent, and will be based in New York.

Reeve is best known for her work on Vice’s award-winning nightly newscast “Vice News Tonight.”

Reeve’s documentary Charlottesville: Race and Terror, covering the “Unite the Right” rally in that city,  received four Emmys, a Peabody and Polk award.

Also coming on board at CNN is Lucy Kafanov as a Denver-based correspondent.

At NBC, Kafanov was a foreign correspondent who led the network’s coverage of terrorist incidents and natural disasters across Europe, and in 2017, became the first American journalist to gain access to Russia’s newly-formed Arctic Military Brigade.

Kafanov is also fluent in Russian.

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