Josh Haskell
Josh Haskell is a general assignment reporter for ABC7 Eyewitness News. He joined the ABC7 team in July 2017. This a homecoming for Josh, who was born and raised in Los Angeles but has lived in the Midwest and on the East Coast since 2003.

Josh came to ABC7 from ABC News in New York, where he worked as a reporter and field producer for six years. Most recently, 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 is thrilled to be back home in Los Angeles, a city he has so much passion for whether he is exploring and eating his way through every neighborhood or cheering on his beloved Dodgers/Lakers.

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Josh's Stories
1 dead, 4 injured after shooting near massive mansion party in Beverly Crest where many seen without masks
One person was killed and four were injured after a shooting near a massive party at a mansion in L.A.'s Beverly Crest neighborhood, where there was little social distancing and even fewer masks.
Could Los Angeles Congresswoman Karen Bass be Biden's VP pick?
California Congresswoman Karen Bass who represents the 37th District covering a large chunk of Los Angeles has skyrocketed to the top of Joe Biden's VP list. Bass hasn't run for president like Senators Elizabeth Warren and Kamala Harris who are also on the list. The fact that she's not as high profile could be her appeal.
Where is the epicenter of COVID-19 in Los Angeles County?
Four new coronavirus testing sites are up and running this week in Los Angeles County and they're all located near the East LA area, described as one of the hardest hit by the virus.
Coronavirus: Glendale Unified School District offering distance learning at elementary schools
Like many school districts, Glendale will begin the school year with virtual learning. However, the district is keeping some classrooms open to provide childcare for kids who need it the most.
LAUSD superintendent believes COVID-19 testing, contact tracing are keys to reopening schools
LAUSD's superintendent says the health crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic is turning into an education crisis.
LA County approves $1.2B for coronavirus relief, testing, help for small business
Los Angeles County is adding another $1.2 billion to funds being spent for coronavirus relief services, from help for local businesses to more testing and contact tracing.
California high school sports delayed until at least December, officials say
The California Interscholastic Federation announced Monday that all high school sports will be delayed until at least December.
Southern California mom says she got COVID-19 twice
A Los Angeles woman says she got the coronavirus, went into quarantine and eventually tested negative - only to test positive again a month later, sending her to the hospital.
Burbank School Embraces Distance Learning
The classrooms at Providence High School in Burbank have been empty since the middle of March and will stay that way the rest of the year.
LAUSD superintendent says school year won't start with students at facilities amid COVID-19 pandemic
Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent Austin Beutner announced Monday that the upcoming school year will not start with students taking in-person classes.