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Anna Kooiman

Anna Kooiman serves as a general assignment news reporter for Fox News Channel (FNC) based in New York City. Kooiman joined the network in 2011 and reports regularly on FNC's "FOX & Friends."

She previously served as a co-host for FNC's morning program, "Fox & Friends First." Presented weekdays at 5 a.m. ET, the program is an hour-long expansion of "FOX & Friends" and is anchored by a pair of rotating hosts.

Before joining FNC, Kooiman hosted "Fox News Rising," a four-hour news and entertainment morning show on WCCB-TV (FOX) in Charlotte, NC. While at WCCB-TV, she reported on local news stories, entertainment, weather, and traffic. Prior to her work at WCCB-TV, Kooiman was a morning news anchor at WNWO-TV (NBC) in Toledo, OH. Her investigative reporting led to the capture of over 100 fugitives.

Kooiman got her start in television at WWAY-TV (ABC) in Wilmington, NC in 2005 where she began as an intern and later became a reporter and anchor. She also served as a sideline reporter for the University of North Carolina-Wilmington's basketball team throughout college.

A graduate of UNC-Wilmington with an honors degree in Communications Studies, she is the recipient of two North Carolina Associated Press Awards for Best Investigative Piece and Best Series.

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Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 12:12

After an SUV carrying three teenagers smashed through a barrier and into a river near Salt Lake City on Thursday, a group of bystanders bravely and selflessly rushed into the water to...

Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 13:44

Incredible dashcam footage from Russia captures the heart-pounding moment a motorcyclist crashed head-on into two cars, somersaulted through the air and smashed into both cars’ windshields...

Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 10:15

Missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, who has not been seen or heard from since the night of September 12-13, apparently entered a restaurant with a man she...

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 09:07

Programming Note: Don't miss "On the Record," tonight at 7p/2a ET as Greta sends her team to Virginia to get the latest information on the search for Hannah Graham. A new lead has...

Monday, September 15, 2014 - 13:00

On Saturday, college football powerhouse Louisiana State University decimated the University of Louisiana-Monroe by a score of 31-0. Two LSU fans in the stands, however, weren't able to...

Monday, September 15, 2014 - 12:45

A father thought it would be funny to shave in between rounds of peekaboo with his young daughter, but she didn't find it so amusing. Watch the hair-raising clip from Fox and Friends...

Sunday, September 14, 2014 - 15:43

The quick-thinking and bravery of a seven-year-old North Carolina girl helped her family escape a fire at their home, not once, but twice in a single day. AWKWARD: Kanye West Halts...

Sunday, September 14, 2014 - 11:55

During his show in Sydney, Australia, on Friday night, Kanye West demanded the entire audience get on their feet. The often controversial rapper then halted the performance when two fans...

Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 13:49

Apparently, everyone is looking to stay cool this summer. In today's amazing Shot of the Morning, a mother bear and her three cubs decide to beat the heat by taking a...

Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 13:26

Do you think a four-year-old girl reciting the Pledge of Allegiance is terribly offensive? Apparently, CBS Sports Network does. MUST-SEE VIDEO: Adorable Family of Bears Takes a...


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