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
Karen Bass says it's 'ridiculous' for Rick Caruso to associate her with Church of Scientology
"I am a Baptist. My minister is Norman Johnson and I have never ever been affiliated with Scientology and absolutely condemn their practices," the congresswoman told ABC7 in an exclusive interview.
Rick Caruso unveils 'small business bill of rights' as LA mayor's race approaches final weeks
Los Angeles mayoral candidate Rick Caruso unveiled his plan to help small businesses which he says haven't just been hurt by the pandemic, but also by crime and homelessness.
2 LASD deputies relieved of duty amid fraud scheme probe have close ties to Villanueva, sources say
Two sheriff's department personnel were suspended from duty pending the outcome of an investigation into their alleged involvement in an unspecified "scheme to defraud the citizens" of L.A. County.
Court documents reveal who may have told Supervisor Sheila Kuehl about LASD raid
After a judge ruled the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department properly obtained warrants last week to search the homes of L.A. County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl and L.A. County Civilian Oversight Commissioner Patricia "Patti" Giggans, Eyewitness News has learned what was taken.
LA mayor's race: Ethics, crime among issues discussed during contentious Bass-Caruso debate
The two candidates for mayor of Los Angeles agree that the city is in crisis, but during a debate they shared their different approaches to addressing homelessness and crime.
Newsom's out-of-state spending, travel and attacks on GOP fuels speculation of 2024 presidential run
With President Joe Biden not making a firm decision yet on whether he'll run again in 2024, could Gov. Gavin Newsom be preparing for a presidential run?
First Lady Jill Biden visits Los Angeles to see Homeboy Industries, attend political fundraiser
First Lady Jill Biden is visiting Southern California this week, attending a political fundraiser and getting a firsthand look at a local nonprofit.
Gov. Newsom wants DOJ to investigate DeSantis, Abbott for possibly 'kidnapping' migrants
Gov. Newsom asked the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate whether transporting migrants across state lines as "political props" broke the law.
Newsom quiere que el gobierno investigué a DeSantis y Abbott por posible 'secuestro' de inmigrantes
La llegada inesperada de unos 50 inmigrantes de Venezuela en el exclusivo resort de Martha's Vineyard en el estado de Massachusetts ha intensificado el debate político sobre la inmigración en este país.
New film highlights foster care-to-prison pipeline, shares story of survivor turned advocate
A new film tells the story of how a local woman who grew up in the foster-care system and was later sentenced to prison became an advocate for foster youth and victims of human trafficking.