Bill Hemmer currently serves as co-anchor of FOX News Channel’s (FNC) America's Newsroom (weekdays 9-11AM/ET). Hemmer joined the network in 2005 and is based in New York.
As one of the network’s top breaking news anchors, Hemmer has provided extensive coverage of several major stories, including the Boston Marathon bombing from Boston and the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting from Newtown, CT. He also reported from Haiti on the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake, from Texas on the Fort Hood shooting and from Baton Rouge, LA on the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Additionally, Hemmer traveled to London in the summer of 2005 to cover the aftermath of the London terrorist attack.
During his tenure at FNC, Hemmer has contributed to the network’s coverage of the 2008 and 2012 presidential elections. In addition to monitoring election night results on the signature “Bill Board,” he also reported from the political conventions, and the campaign trail where he interviewed Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney in 2012 and then-Senator Barack Obama in 2008.
Prior to joining FNC, Hemmer was an anchor and correspondent at CNN. While there, he served as co-anchor of American Morning and anchor of both CNN Live Today and CNN Tonight.
A recipient of several awards and honors, including an Emmy Award in 1996, Hemmer began his career as a weekend sports anchor for WCPO-TV (CBS 9) in Cincinnati, Ohio.
He earned a B.A. in broadcast journalism from Miami University in Ohio.
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Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 10:39
Bill Hemmer pressed Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby this morning on how ISIS will be defeated in Syria using airstrikes alone.
"Are we taking out buildings or are we killing...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 11:36
Former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton joined Bill Hemmer on America's Newsroom this morning to react to President Obama's address to the U.N., which Bolton called "stunningly abstract and...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 22:28
Programming Note: Former Vice President Dick Cheney sits down with Sean Hannity to give his take on the latest military action in Syria. Don't miss a "Hannity" exclusive, Wednesday at 10p ET...
Monday, September 22, 2014 - 11:40
Virginia State Police have obtained a warrant for two counts of reckless driving for a person of interest in the disappearance of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham,...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 14:42
A Texas mother is speaking out after getting a visit from police and being investigated by Child Protective Services over her decision to allow her six-year-old son to play outside the family's...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 13:58
At least five current or former military leaders are now on the record cautioning President Obama against firmly declaring that the United States will not deploy ground troops to fight ISIS...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 11:24
Australian authorities carried out raids Thursday, making arrests in connection with a horrifying terror plot by ISIS.
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Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 11:45
A North Carolina missionary group has announced that another American doctor working in West Africa has been diagnosed with the deadly Ebola virus.
Jonathan Serrie joined Bill Hemmer on...
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 09:28
President Obama spoke Wednesday morning from Estonia following the beheading of a second American journalist by ISIS terrorists. His remarks came as the U.S. confirmed that a video of the murder...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 12:39
Russian President Vladimir Putin reportedly bragged to European leaders that his forces could seize the Ukrainian capital city of Kiev in two weeks if he wanted...
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