Zari is the first-ever Afghan Muppet, and she is aimed at promoting female empowerment in Afghanistan.
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.
Stories from Heather Childers
“They are in pursuit of any WMD [weapon of mass destruction] that they get their hands on," said Gen. Keane.
An Army reservist decided to donate his kidney to a complete stranger after seeing a billboard looking for donors.
The federal government is taking steps to fine schools that do not comply with Michelle Obama’s school lunch rules.
A group of first grade students at Winterberry Charter School in Anchorage, Alaska, hatched a plan to poison and kill one of their classmates, according to the principal.
A Minnesota company is developing a two-shot pistol that folds up to resemble a smartphone.
A man and a woman were arrested after a seven-year-old girl died after sustaining serious injuries in a bounce house accident in Essex, England, according to authorities.
An American Mormon missionary who suffered numerous injuries in the Brussels terror attack is now speaking out.
A Texas mother's baby was welcomed with open arms in her college classroom - literally.
Jenna Lee interviewed Olympic hopeful and new mom Sarah Brown today on "Happening Now."
Fox News conducted exit polls yesterday in the Super Tuesday 2 primary states, interviewing approximately 1,600 voters in each state.
Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell is warning parents about the vulnerability of children and young teens who take nude selfies and post them online.