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Heather Childers

Heather Childers currently serves as co-host of FOX News Channel's (FNC) FOX & Friends First (weekdays 5-6AM/ET). She joined the network in 2010 and is based in New York.

Most recently, Childers provided live coverage of the 2013 Al-Qaeda terror threats that forced U.S. Embassies to close in the Middle East. Previously, she covered Asiana Flight 214's crash-landing at San Francisco International Airport (SFO), Superstorm Sandy as well as the impacts of the deadly tornado in Moore, OK. Childers also anchored FNC's America's News HQ from 2011 to 2013. 

Before joining FNC as a general assignment reporter, Childers served as a weekday evening anchor for News 14 Carolina (YNN 14) in Charlotte, NC. She was also a weekend evening anchor and weekday reporter for WLOS-TV (ABC 13) in Asheville, NC and a weekday anchor for WFLX-TV (FOX 29) in Albany, GA. Childers began her career as a producer at WCNC-TV (NBC 22) in Charlotte, NC.

Childers graduated from the University of North Carolina with a B.A. in English.

More Stories from Heather Childers

Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 13:26

Former President Bill Clinton was on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" last night and told Kimmel one of the first things he did as President was check into the records on Area 51. Mitt Romney Slow...

Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 12:41

Terrifying surveillance video, below, has emerged out of Houston, Texas. It shows an SUV driver with two children inside trying to beat a train across the tracks and getting hit...

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 12:50

Judge Andrew Napolitano weighed in this morning on the latest revelations about the NSA. On Tuesday, the Washington Post reported that the NSA has the capability to record "100 percent" of a...

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 12:16

A Michigan elementary school teacher caused a bit of an uproar when she allowed her fifth-grade students to drink non-alcoholic beer. Parents became concerned when their kids came home and...

Monday, February 17, 2014 - 08:18

Heather Childers reported on a crazy story this morning out of Geneva, where an Ethiopian co-pilot tried to hijack the airliner he was flying. Watch the report above and check out more details...

Sunday, February 9, 2014 - 10:22

Starbucks is under fire after an employee confronted an amputee veteran for bringing his service dog to the store. Yancy Baer’s left leg was amputated in 2009 due to bone cancer. He got his...

Sunday, February 9, 2014 - 09:55

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s accused drug dealer told the New York Post that he didn’t kill the actor and that he could have saved him. Robert Vineberg, 57, is accused of selling Hoffman the...

Sunday, February 9, 2014 - 09:39

NHRA racer Ron Capps survived a fiery explosion while racing in Pomona, Calif. Capps was driving nearly 300 mph when his car’s engine burst into flames. Whoa! Propane Tank Explodes...

Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 11:49

A Norwalk, Conn. animal rights activist is accused of breaking a pet store’s window to “set the puppies free.” Authorities say Anouk Govil tried to break through the window with a rock....

Tuesday, January 7, 2014 - 10:02

Here's a story that had you talking this morning on the Fox and Friends First Facebook page. Heather Childers and Ainsley Earhardt asked for your thoughts on this photo in their daily "Brew...


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