Since joining ABC7 in 1996, David has witnessed history worldwide, covering Hurricane Katrina, Haiti's earthquake and Japan's tsunami. He traveled across Europe and Asia chronicling brave acts of the Nisei soldier from World War II. He attended the Royal Wedding in London, tracked drug runners through Central America and reported from Paris on a terrorist plot to bring down the Eiffel Tower.
Ono has trained with the FBI and the elite Los Angeles Sheriff's SWAT team. President Obama invited him to the White House for an exclusive interview. And he witnessed white smoke at the Vatican twice - in 2005 for the selection of Pope Benedict the 16th and 2013 for the selection of Pope Francis.
Recently, Ono surfaced in Boston, chronicling the marathon bombing.
He has won three Edward R. Murrow awards and 16 Emmys.
David grew up in Texas and is a graduate of the University of North Texas.
His career has included stops at KOVR in Sacramento, KDBC in El Paso, KOSA in Midland/Odessa and KXAS in Dallas. He has also hosted ABC7's half-hour show Eye on L.A.
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On the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, ABC7's J.T. Alpaugh recalls covering the devastation from the air.
Festivities for the longest running ethnic festival in the country, called Nisei Week, kicked off in downtown Los Angeles Saturday morning.
ABC7 anchor David Ono explores Hiroshima's rebirth 70 years after an atomic bomb destroyed 90 percent of the city and killed 140,000 people.
Athletes from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe and almost everywhere in between have gathered in Los Angeles to compete in the Special Olympics.
Fifty years ago this week, a military aircraft took off from the old El Toro Marine Corps Air Station Base.