A University of Southern California (USC) football player, Josh Shaw, made headlines over the weekend with a feel-good story about how he jumped from a second-floor balcony to save his drowning nephew from a swimming pool. Now, the team's coach says the school has heard some conflicting accounts of what happened.
William La Jeunesse joined FOX News Channel (FNC) in March 1998 and currently serves as a Los Angeles-based correspondent.
Prior to joining FNC, La Jeunesse spent three years as an investigative reporter for KTVK-TV (DT2 3) in Phoenix, AZ and at KNSD-TV (NBC 7) in San Diego, CA, where he won two Golden Microphone Awards and an EMMY. He has also received five local EMMYS at KTSP-TV (ABC 5) in Phoenix, AZ. La Jeunesse began his journalism career at the Arizona Republic and was named the Arizona Press Club Journalist of the Year in 1989 and the UPI Western Region Journalist of the Year in 1987 and 1989.
La Jeunesse graduated with a B.A. from Syracuse University and earned his MBA from UCLA.
Stories from William La Jeunesse
A United Airlines flight from Newark to Denver was diverted Sunday after passengers got into a heated fight over legroom. It all began after a male passenger used a $22 gadget – which is banned the airline – to prevent the woman in front of him from reclining.
Two teenage boys have been arrested after making plans to kill three specific staff members and as many students as possible at their Southern California high school, police say.
William La Jeunesse reported the latest (video above) this morning from southern California, where lightning strikes during a rare thunderstorm killed one person on a beach and left 13 others injured.
Today on America’s Newsroom, Bill Hemmer spoke to William La Jeunesse about an unusual occurrence of the pneumonic plague near Denver, Colorado and how people can avoid the feared disease.
Protesters in California blocked dozens of buses carrying illegal immigrants from Texas into their state. People who cross the border illegally are being driven to other states because facilities near the border are too congested.
A U.S. Marine who's been held since March in a Mexican prison will likely be jailed for at least a few more months, according to his new attorney. Fernando Benitez called Monday for patience, saying an outcome in the case won't be coming "tomorrow."
All around the Bay Area people are finding cash-stuffed envelopes, and now the search is on for the millionaire behind the giveaways. The mystery man set up a Twitter account, @Hiddencash, and is asking those who find the cash to respond by tweeting a photo.
William La Jeunesse brought us the details (video above) this morning on a disturbing story out of southern California, where a man is accused of holding a teen girl captive for 10 years. The 25-year-old woman, who disappeared at age 15 from California, eventually reached out for help through Facebook.
Actor Michael Jace, best known for his role in the TV show “The Shield,” was questioned by police on Tuesday morning after his wife was found shot to death.
William La Jeunesse brought us the latest this morning on the disappearance of radio legend Casey Kasem, who was located in Washington state three days after the 82-year-old's family said they did not know his whereabouts.
New security footage has surfaced and it appears to prove that a California teen did indeed stow away to Hawaii in the wheel well of a Hawaiian Airlines plane. Yahya Abdi, 15, snuck onto the Boeing 767 in San Jose, then endured sub-zero temperatures at 35,000 feet on the five-hour flight.