Cellphone video shows a police officer repeatedly punching a pinned down woman on the side of a busy freeway in California.
Julie Banderas joined FOX News Channel (FNC) in 2005 and currently serves as a New York-based correspondent. She is also a rotating anchor for FOX Report (Saturdays 7PM/ET) and America's News HQ (Saturdays 1PM/ET).
Most recently, Banderas provided live coverage of the 2013 New York City mayoral race, the crash landing of Southwest Flight 345 at LaGuardia Airport (LGA), the inauguration of Pope Francis and Hurricane Sandy. Additionally, she has contributed to health and wellness stories for the network.
During her tenure at FNC, Banderas has reported on several big stories, including Hurricane Dennis in 2005, the disappearance of U.S. student Natalee Holloway who went missing in Aruba in 2005, the legal case of Terri Schiavo from Florida and the murder of 9-year-old Jessica Lunsford by a registered sex offender.
Prior to joining FNC, Banderas was the weekend anchor at WNYW-TV (FOX 5) in New York, NY and also served as an anchor for several local news stations, including WFSB-TV (CBS 3) in Hartford, CT, WHSV-TV (ABC 3) in Harrisonburg, VA and WBRE-TV (NBC 11) in Wilkes-Barre, PA. She began her career at WLVI-TV (CW 56) in Boston, MA.
In 2004, Banderas was awarded the "Outstanding Single Newscast" Emmy award for her coverage of the Republican National Convention. She graduated from Emerson College with a B.S. in broadcast journalism.
Stories from Julie Banderas
Video of actor Shia LaBeouf being released from a New York City jail after arrest at Broadway theater.
Like a scene out of the movie, “Fight Club,” Brad Pitt was attacked during the premiere of “Maleficent."
Howard Kurtz talked to Julie Banderas on Happening Now to discuss what was in the works for this weekend's Media Buzz.
Video above shows the devastation in Hopkins County, Texas after storms, including twisters and hail, pummeled millions. As many as eight tornados touched down on Thursday, according to the National Weather Service
Jim Lange, host of “The Dating Game,” has died at age 81 after suffering a heart attack.
Ed Henry eats a bug on Happening Now after a report on a Utah business that makes cricket energy bars.
The winner of NBC’s “Biggest Loser” is now being criticized for losing too much weight.
The Justin Bieber saga continues with TMZ now reporting that GPS records show there was no evidence the pop star was drag racing.
Former Trader Joe’s President Doug Rauch is launching a Massachusetts grocery store that will sell expired food.
The Thompson family - of 'Here Comes Honey Boo Boo reality show fame - was involved in a serious car accident Monday night in Georgia, TMZ reported. The accident reportedly occurred when the family's Chevy Suburban was struck by a pickup truck that had run a red light.
Investigators in the U.K. are shooting down a new claim that Princess Diana was murdered. Scotland Yard looked into an accusation that British Army Special Forces were involved in the death of the princess. Diana, her boyfriend, Dodi Al Fayed, and their driver died in a 1997 car crash in Paris.