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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Contact:
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Josh's Stories
Jacqueline Avant, wife of music executive Clarence Avant, killed in Beverly Hills home invasion
Jacqueline Avant, the wife of famed music executive Clarence Avant, was killed overnight in a Beverly Hills home invasion, according to a source close to the family.
With rising crime, LA law enforcement agencies could lose officers to COVID vaccine mandates
The latest vaccination statistics for the L.A. County Sheriff's Department show more than 44% of the force still hasn't received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, and the deadline was over two months ago.
Investigation of missing mother Heidi Planck leads LAPD to Castaic landfill
The investigation into the mysterious disappearance of missing mother Heidi Planck has led LAPD detectives to a landfill, where they are searching for human remains and evidence.
Family suspects foul play in death of 24-year-old Los Angeles model
Family and friends are seeking answers after their loved one, a model and aspiring actress, died following a night out with her friends in Los Angeles.
IATSE's film, TV workers believe vote to ratify contract will be close
Film and TV workers believe the vote to ratify a proposed contract with producers will be a close one.
Gov. Newsom encourages COVID vaccines in SoCal ahead of winter season
After being out of the public eye for nearly two weeks, Gov. Gavin Newsom visited Southern California on Wednesday in an effort to encourage more people to get vaccinated against COVID-19.
Simi Valley home intentionally set on fire after family dispute, police say
During the blaze, officers had guns drawn and offered protection to firefighters who were wearing bulletproof vests due to a report of guns inside the burning home.
No more junk: Massive pile of trash outside Koreatown home slowly cleared out
One day after Los Angeles city workers began clearing massive piles of trash outside of the home owned by a woman described as a hoarder, residents are already seeing a difference.
Koreatown hoarding: Los Angeles city crews begin cleanup of massive pile of trash outside home
Los Angeles city crews began clearing away massive piles of trash outside a Koreatown home whose owner has been described as a hoarder.
Shocking mess outside K-town home has been issue for years
The owner of a Koreatown home where hoarding debris is piling up in the yard has agreed to a cleanup, city officials say.