First Lady Melania Trump's favorability rating has risen 17 points since January to 54 percent, according to a recent Gallup poll.
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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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.
An MSNBC report on President Donald Trump's proposed border wall took a strange turn when illegal immigrants jumped the existing fence while the camera was rolling.
Colin Kaepernick has signed a deal. It's just not with an NFL team.
MSNBC's Rachel Maddow is under fire for linking the ambush in Niger that left four U.S. soldiers dead with President Donald Trump's travel ban.
Fox News Channel announced today an expanded early-morning lineup, expanding "Fox & Friends First" to two hours, 4:00am to 6:00am ET.
In the wake of the Las Vegas massacre, some are asking if hotels should increase security to prevent mass shootings.
David Clarke, former sheriff of Milwaukee County, joined "Fox & Friends First" this morning to react to the Las Vegas massacre and new calls for gun control.
NBA superstar LeBron James shared his thoughts on national anthem protests during the Cleveland Cavaliers media day on Monday.
At least 23 deaths have been caused by Hurricane Irma, which left a trail of destruction in several Caribbean states, including Barbuda, St. Thomas and St. John.
Former Republican Congresswoman Nan Hayworth said President Donald Trump's response to Hurricane Harvey has been excellent.