A Republican candidate for governor in California said Wednesday that the support of sanctuary cities by many politicians in the state is a “smokescreen” to cover up their inaction on illegal immigration.
Heather Childers anchors the first hour of "Fox & Friends First," weekdays from 4:00-5:00am ET on Fox News Channel. She joined the network in 2010 and is based in New York.
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, Superstorm Sandy, as well as the impacts of the deadly tornado in Moore, Okla.
Childers also anchored FNC's "America's News HQ" on weekends 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. She was also a weekend evening anchor and weekday reporter for WLOS-TV (ABC 13) in Asheville, N.C. 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.
Childers graduated from the University of North Carolina with a B.A. in English.
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Shaquille O'Neal said Wednesday he favors adding law enforcement officers to schools and inner cities rather than lawmakers moving to ban firearms.
With President Donald Trump set to visit San Diego on Tuesday to inspect the eight border wall prototypes that have been built, a new study has found that the controversial barrier could cover its own cost.
Today is International Women's Day, but when it comes to the female professionals in the Trump administration, there is a clear double standard, Kristin Tate argued Thursday.
Two patriotic teenagers are receiving praise after replacing a family's tattered American flag in Moses Lake, Washington.
Army veteran Leroy Petry is one of 15 Medal of Honor recipients who will be honored Sunday at Super Bowl LII.
Campus Reform's Cabot Phillips visited New York University last week to ask students what they thought about President Trump's first official State of the Union address.
Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton said Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin's mishandling of classified material "cries out for a criminal investigation."
New York is following in California's footsteps by granting pardons to 18 immigrants who were facing deportation by the federal government.
First Lady Melania Trump's favorability rating has risen 17 points since January to 54 percent, according to a recent Gallup poll.
Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton said this morning special counsel Robert Mueller is giving "disparate treatment" to contacts with Russia by the Trump campaign.
A high school in Massachusetts issued an apology for a math problem that referenced the 9/11 attacks.