Carlos Granda
Carlos Granda is a general assignment reporter for ABC7 Eyewitness News. He also investigates viewer concerns in his special reports called "What's Bugging You."
Carlos holds a bachelor's degree in mass communications and broadcast journalism from the University of South Florida.

Carlos began his career at WINK in Fort Myers, Florida. He started out as an associate producer writing scripts but eventually became a full-time reporter. In 1985, Carlos was hired by WLTV in Miami, where he worked as a reporter and fill-in anchor. While at the station he traveled extensively, covering Queen Elizabeth's visit to the Bahamas, the Statue of Liberty Centennial in New York, and the crash of a Delta plane in Dallas. In 1987, Carlos moved to WPLG in Miami. There he covered Central American issues. He went to Panama during the overthrow of General Manuel Noriega and visited Cuba for a series on the Guantanamo Naval base.

Carlos moved to New York in 1990 to work for WABC. There he was a fill-in anchor for Eyewitness News this Morning. He was the first reporter on scene and on the air during the World Trade Center bombing. He also covered Hurricane Andrew as it hit Miami and New Orleans. In 1993, Carlos was hired by WNBC in New York to be its New Jersey correspondent. Carlos then returned to Miami in 1995, where he became an anchor at WFOR, the CBS affiliate. He joined ABC7 in 1998.

Carlos has been nominated for five Emmy awards and won an Emmy for his series on the homeless called, "My Home is the Street."

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Contact:
ABC7 Broadcast Center
Attn: Carlos Granda
500 Circle Seven Drive
Glendale, CA 91201
818-863-7777

Carlos's Stories
Small plane crashes at Torrance airport, killing 2 people on board
Two people were killed when a small plane crashed at a Torrance airport Wednesday morning, officials said.
Black, Mexican families seek restitution for Palm Springs evictions
Hundreds of Black and Mexican families announced the filing of an amended claim Tuesday asserting that the city of Palm Springs caused up to $2 billion in harm to families who were forcibly evicted from the downtown Section 14 neighborhood in the 1950s and 1960s.
Black Friday online sales hit all-time high of $9 billion
It appears people went on a shopping spree this weekend and didn't hold back.
LA City Council approves Fair Work Week ordinance aimed at helping retail employees
Workers say during the pandemic they had to put in long hours on the job and there were sometimes last minute changes.
Influencer renting Hollywood Hills home attacked during home invasion
Robbers made off with about $1 million worth of high-end jewelry after a home invasion in the Hollywood Hills, authorities said.
Here's why suspect in Whittier crash that injured 25 law-enforcement recruits was released
Nicholas Joseph Gutierrez was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder on peace officers for Wednesday's crash, but jail records show he was released at 9:49 p.m. Here's what we know.
Driver released from custody after arrest for Whittier crash that injured 25 recruits
A man who authorities believe intentionally crashed into a group of law enforcement recruits was released from custody Thursday evening, according to jail records.
Ex-husband of Simi Valley woman killed talked to her mom before his arrest
The mother said she spoke with her daughter's ex-husband days before he was arrested in connection to her daughter's death.
Karen Bass trims Rick Caruso's lead in tight race to be next LA mayor, latest results show
Who will be the next mayor of Los Angeles? The latest numbers show the race between Rep. Karen Bass and developer Rick Caruso remains tight.
Karen Bass, Rick Caruso make final campaign push in tight race to be LA's next mayor
With just one day before voters head to the polls, L.A. mayoral candidates Karen Bass and Rick Caruso are making their final campaign pushes.