A student who survived the deadly shooting at a Florida high school tearfully shared her harrowing story on "The Story" on Thursday.
Martha MacCallum is the host of The Story (weekdays, 7pm ET) on Fox News Channel, covering the critical decisions, political maneuvers and key developments out of D.C.
MacCallum previously served as the co-anchor of America's Newsroom alongside Bill Hemmer (weekdays 9-11AM/ET) and as host of "The First 100 Days." She joined FOX News Channel (FNC) in January 2004.
During her tenure at FNC, MacCallum has provided extensive coverage of several major breaking news stories and played an integral role in the network's coverage of the 2004, 2008, 2012 and 2016 presidential elections. Most recently in August 2015, MacCallum, alongside co-anchor Hemmer, moderated the 5PM/ET GOP presidential debate. According to Nielsen data, the debate averaged 6.1 million total viewers and 1.2 million viewers in the 25-54 key demo, making it the third-highest primary presidential debate ever for the network.
She also has reported on a variety of national and international events, including the threat of ISIS and the shooting of civilian Michael Brown by a police officer in Ferguson, MO. Additionally, she served as FNC's anchor in London surrounding the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's first child in 2013, as well as the Royal Wedding in 2011. Her wide-ranging interviews include Gen. David Petraeus, former President Obama strategist David Axelrod, Senator John McCain and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
Prior to FNC, MacCallum served in a variety of positions at NBC from 1997 to 2003. She was co-anchor of CNBC's Morning Call with Martha MacCallum and Ted David, and was the anchor of CNBC's Checkpoint, an evening news program focusing on the war against terror and the Iraq war. A frequent contributor to MSNBC's The News with Brian Williams, NBC's Today, NBC affiliates and CNBC World, MacCallum also created the series Inside the Business for Business Center. In 1997 and 2003, MacCallum was the recipient of the American Women in Radio and Television award for her reporting.
Before joining CNBC, MacCallum was an anchor and reporter for WBIS-TV (ION-31), a sports and business network in New York in 1996. Prior to that, she was a business correspondent at Wall Street Journal Television, where she anchored The Wall Street Journal Report, World Market Outlook and Business USA from 1991-1996. She began her career as a reporter for Corporate Finance magazine.
MacCallum earned a B.A. in political science from St. Lawrence University.
Stories from Martha MacCallum
An FBI official on Thursday confirmed the bureau received a tip months before the Florida high school massacre about a disturbing YouTube comment by a user named "Nikolas Cruz": "I'm going to be a professional school shooter."
A student at a Florida high school where a mass shooting occurred Wednesday recounted his text messages with a family member of one of Martha MacCallum's producers.
Law Professor Jonathan Turley said it is "facially absurd" for the New York Times to float the idea that Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) could be charged with obstruction of justice in the Trump-Russia probe.
Sen. Lindsey Graham is flagging an "odd and disturbing" email written by former President Obama's national security adviser Susan Rice to herself in the last hours of the administration.
Judge Andrew Napolitano reacted to revelations that Obama administration adviser Susan Rice sent an "unusual email" to herself on President Donald Trump's inauguration day.
Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) appeared on "The Story" on Friday to weigh in on a classified memo written by Democrats in response to a Republican document alleging FBI and Justice Department bias against President Donald Trump.
On "The Story," Ben Shapiro said it was "irresponsible" to allow Rob Porter to work closely with President Trump.
Fox News digital politics editor Chris Stirewalt warned not to count out former Attorney General Eric Holder from mounting a promising 2020 presidential bid against President Donald Trump.
Outgoing South Carolina Republican Congressman Trey Gowdy took a look back at his most memorable grillings of politicians and bureaucrats on "The Story."
Judge Andrew Napolitano said he keyed-into an otherwise unremarkable reference in the FISA Memo, which referred to former MI6 Agent Christopher Steele as a "longtime FBI asset."
President Donald Trump is expected to declassify a controversial memo on purported U.S. government surveillance abuses as early as Friday morning, sources have told Fox News.