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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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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...

Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 11:48

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) reacted this morning to the execution of an American journalist by ISIS, arguing that the growth of ISIS is a direct result of President Obama's decision to leave no...

Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 09:49

President Obama is being called out this morning for heading immediately to a golf course in Martha's Vineyard after speaking Wednesday afternoon about the gruesome beheading of American...

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 11:50

Attorney General Eric Holder will be on the ground soon in Ferguson, Missouri, after being directed by President Obama to personally oversee the federal investigation of the killing of Michael...

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 10:10

U.S. officials have confirmed the authenticity of a gruesome video in which an ISIS terrorist beheaded American journalist James Foley. U.S. officials tell AP they believe that it was Foley on the...

Monday, August 18, 2014 - 09:56

A private autopsy on Michael Brown showed that he was struck six times by a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer's bullets. The death of 18-year-old Brown, who was not armed, has sparked fierce...

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 11:32

Heart-stopping video from the London underground transit system shows the harrowing moment a child in a stroller rolled onto busy train tracks. Police say a father turned his back for a...

Friday, August 8, 2014 - 14:10

Fox News strategic analyst Lt. Col. Ralph Peters (Ret.) reacted this morning on the limited U.S. military and humanitarian action against ISIS in northern Iraq. U.S. warplanes carried out targeted...


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