Josh Haskell
Josh Haskell is a general assignment reporter for ABC7 Eyewitness News. He joined the ABC7 team in July 2017 and was born and raised in Los Angeles.

Josh came to ABC7 from ABC News in New York, where he worked as a reporter and field producer for six years. Josh spent 18 months on the 2016 campaign trail, first based in Iowa for the caucus and then part of the ABC News team following Hillary Clinton's campaign. While at ABC, Josh also covered the 2012 presidential election and breaking news stories including the Boston Marathon terror attack and the Newtown school shooting. Josh was part of the team who earned a Peabody Award for the network's coverage of Superstorm Sandy.

Before joining ABC News, Josh served as a general assignment reporter for KSNW-TV, the NBC affiliate in Wichita, Kansas. Josh is a graduate of the University of Michigan and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.

Josh loves covering his hometown of Los Angeles, a city he has so much passion for whether it's exploring and eating his way through every neighborhood or cheering on his beloved Dodgers and Lakers.

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Josh's Stories
Fentanyl deaths in LA County have increased nearly 14 times over 5-year period
Fentanyl-related deaths in L.A. County have increased nearly 14 times from 2016 to 2021, according to new numbers from the county Department of Public Health.
Los Angeles Mission serving 1,500 Thanksgiving meals on Skid Row
Helping hand: The L.A. Mission has been serving Thanksgiving meals on Skid Row for 84 years. This year, they continue to make a difference in the community by serving 1,500 meals to those in need, plus providing much needed services.
Natalia Bryant's alleged stalker is obsessed with guns, wants 'Kobe-like child,' court docs say
Court documents say Natalia Bryant's alleged stalker is obsessed with guns and he once sent her a message that indicated he wanted a "Kobe-like child" with her.
Karen Bass to declare a state of emergency on LA homelessness on her first day as mayor
L.A. Mayor-elect Karen Bass said she's drafting a plan for her first 100 days, and she'll declare a state of emergency on homelessness on her first day on the job.
Escasez de pavo afecta despensas de alimentos antes del Día de Acción de Gracias
Cuando visita la despensa de alimentos en Woodland Hills, escucha historias sobre cómo la inflación ha dificultado la supervivencia de muchos, y este Día de Acción de Gracias, algunas familias no podrán comprar un pavo.
Turkey shortage impacting SoCal food pantries ahead of Thanksgiving
Inflation has made it hard to survive, and this Thanksgiving, some families won't be able to afford a turkey. Sadly, even food pantries don't have enough.
Karen Bass addresses Los Angeles for the 1st time as mayor-elect
Karen Bass, the first woman elected Los Angeles mayor, addressed the city for the first time as mayor-elect on Thursday.
Homeless shelter in Reseda addresses encampment outside following community complaints
At the Tiny Home Village in Reseda, some residents have complained about tents and vehicles popping up outside the homeless shelter which isn't allowed under a city ordinance.
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.
Sheriff Villanueva says recent county settlements 'propped up' by supervisors to help opponent
On Tuesday, it was announced that L.A. County will pay $47.6 million over alleged misconduct by sheriff's deputies, something Villanueva believes the board of supervisors did to support his opponent.