Melanie has been with since November 2000 as an evening editor responsible for writing, editing and posting stories to the website. She was promoted to deputy managing editor in 2002, overseeing the radio production department in addition to her daily editing duties. Prior to working at, Melanie served as news director for WKYS-FM, one of Washington, D.C.’s top-rated radio stations. Ms. Hunter also worked as a traffic reporter for Shadow Broadcasting in the nation’s capital and prior to that, as a news anchor/reporter for WAMO-FM in Pittsburgh, Pa. Her television experience was obtained at several Washington, D.C. stations. She worked for America’s Most Wanted at Fox affiliate WTTG, the Creative Services Department of WUSA-TV and the Evening Exchange on WHUT-TV. She holds a bachelor’s degree in television production from Howard University.

My Articles

March 11, 2015, 3:02 PM EDT
Men kiss under a rainbow umbrella during a gay pride parade in Lima, Peru, Saturday, June 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Sebastian Castaneda)
March 10, 2015, 4:18 PM EDT
Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks to the reporters at United Nations headquarters, Tuesday, March 10, 2015. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
March 9, 2015, 2:41 PM EDT
( – Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) told NBC’s “Meet the Press” on Sunday that he fears Iran more than the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), also known as ISIL.
March 9, 2015, 12:32 PM EDT
Rep. Tim Scott (R.-S.C.) (AP Photo)
March 6, 2015, 2:36 PM EST
Turkish women in Ankara protest a ban on wearing Islamic head scarves in universities. (Associated Press)
March 4, 2015, 1:55 PM EST
( – Being gay is a choice, because “a lot of people” go to jail straight, but when they leave, they’re gay, Dr.
March 3, 2015, 12:15 PM EST
( - Speaking before a joint meeting of Congress on Tuesday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khomeini has tweeted tha
March 2, 2015, 1:45 PM EST
( - Sen.
March 2, 2015, 11:17 AM EST
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gestures while addressing the 2015 American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) Policy Conference in Washington, Monday, March 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
February 27, 2015, 11:52 AM EST
Former U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. John Bolton (AP Photo)
February 26, 2015, 7:55 PM EST
( - Director of National Intelligence James Clapper told the Senate Armed Services Committee at a hearing on global terror threats Thursday that after the final accounting is compl
February 25, 2015, 3:46 PM EST
Men kiss under a rainbow umbrella during a gay pride parade in Lima, Peru, Saturday, June 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Sebastian Castaneda)
February 24, 2015, 3:49 PM EST
When Rapper Kanye West accepted the Visionary Award at the BET Honors Awards, which aired Monday, he said he was “humbled” for the first time in his life.
February 23, 2015, 2:46 PM EST
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