Fox News correspondent Steve Harrigan reported Friday afternoon in extreme wind and rain from Hurricane Florence in North Topsail Beach, North Carolina, which is bearing the brunt of the storm's impact.
Steve Harrigan currently serves as a Miami-based correspondent for Fox News Channel (FNC). He joined the network in 2001 as a Moscow-based correspondent.
Most recently, he reported live from France to cover the deadly terrorist attacks in Paris on November 13th, 2015. Previously, Harrigan provided live coverage from Ferguson, MO on the protests and investigation of the death of Michael Brown. Additionally, he reported live from Donetsk, Ukraine on the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in 2014.
During his tenure at FNC, Harrigan has reported on a variety of national and international stories, including the protests in Brazil and the death of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez, the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the continuing War on Terror throughout the Middle East region, Mexican drug cartel violence and the Cuban economy.
In 2007, Harrigan reported from Trinidad during the search for the fourth terrorist suspect in the alleged plot to attack the fuel supply system at New York's John F. Kennedy Airport. Prior to that, he provided extensive coverage of Hurricane Katrina from Gulfport, MS and of Operation Enduring Freedom from Afghanistan shortly after 9/11.
Prior to joining FNC, he spent 10 years as a CNN correspondent based in Moscow where he reported from inside the Kremlin when then Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev resigned in 1991, and the Chechen War. While at CNN, the Moscow bureau received the Peabody, DuPont and Kaplan Awards for excellence in reporting.
Harrigan received his Ph.D. in comparative literature from Duke University and is fluent in Russian.
Stories from Steve Harrigan
Fox News correspondent Steve Harrigan reported live Thursday evening from North Topsail Beach, N.C., as winds whipped up and the surf roared behind him from the incoming Hurricane Florence.
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A 28-year-old African-American man taking part in the protests in Charlotte told Steve Harrigan he wasn’t there to commit violence or protest the death of Keith Scott in particular, but instead draw attention to what he called “the bigger cause”.
“There’s been a real mass of tear gas as well as [firing of] rubber bullets into the crowd,” Fox News correspondent Steve Harrigan said, reporting live from the streets of Charlotte, North Carolina, as demonstrators and anti-police protesters clashed with law enforcement.
A man who survived three gunshot wounds to his leg during the Orlando terrorist attack said he had just one wish: to somehow be able to thank the police officer who dragged him to safety.
The terrorist who murdered 49 people at a gay nightclub in Orlando last weekend used a Sig Sauer MCX rifle, not an AR-15, Steve Harrigan reported this afternoon.
As pitchers and catchers gear up for the Pittsburgh Pirates’ spring training, fans have also been turning up in droves to belt out “The Star-Spangled Banner.”
Fox News’ Steve Harrigan tonight reported that people are looting and vandalizing stores in Ferguson, Mo., following the grand jury’s decision not to indict Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown.
It looks like Florida has brought us the most bizarre moment of the 2014 campaign season. At a live TV debate last night, Gov. Rick Scott (R) was absent from the stage as viewers tuned in.