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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

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 11:34

The former heads the 9/11 Commission, former Governor Tom Kean (R-NJ) and former Rep. Lee Hamilton (D-Ind.), released a new report today stating that America faces more threats now than ever...

Friday, July 18, 2014 - 10:30

A woman who was booked on Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that was shot down in Ukraine near the Russian border missed her flight when she was held up in Amsterdam. She gave a brief interview,...

Friday, June 13, 2014 - 13:20

President Obama addressed the growing problem in Iraq on the White House lawn today, telling Iraq’s leaders that “this should be a wake-up call” and to “solve their problems.” Outnumbered co...

Monday, June 9, 2014 - 13:33

Parents are fuming after a San Diego middle school asked students to publicly declare how far they would go sexually by standing under signs. The options ranged from "smiled at" to "below...

Monday, June 9, 2014 - 13:03

The co-owner of California Chrome apologized this morning on ABC's "Good Morning America" after he claimed that the winner of Saturday's Belmont Stakes had taken "the coward's way out." “I...

Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 10:33

The Environmental Protection Agency will not issue controversial restrictions on power plants fueled by coal until after the midterm elections. The news comes on the heels of a delayed decision on...

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...

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