Rob Hayes
Rob Hayes is a general assignment reporter for ABC7 Eyewitness News who joined ABC7 in 2004.

Rob is a Cum Laude graduate of Bradley University in Peoria, Il with a degree in journalism

Rob's first on-air job came while he was a student at Bradley University when he was hired by WHOI as a weekend reporter. Rob went on to work at stations in Oregon, Washington, New York, Florida, Michigan, Illinois, Wisconsin and California.

Rob has earned eight Emmy nominations. He has also won several awards from the Associated Press and Society of Professional Journalists.

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Rob's Stories
'Happy Days' actor Anson Williams trailing in Ojai mayoral race as final results still pending
Anson Williams, who played Potsie on "Happy Days," is still waiting for final results to see if he'll become the next mayor of Ojai.
Familia de sargento de policía asesinado en El Monte presenta demanda de $25 millones contra Gascón
La familia de un sargento de policía asesinado en El Monte presentó una demanda de $25 millones de dólares contra el fiscal del distrito del condado de Los Ángeles, George Gascón.
Widow of slain El Monte police sergeant files $25M claim against LA County district attorney
The family of a slain El Monte police sergeant and their attorney on Tuesday announced a $25 million legal action against the Los Angeles County district attorney and the county over the sergeant's death.
Despite dip in LA County gas prices, protestors slam oil companies after record-high profits
In some areas, the cost of a gallon of regular gasoline is well under $5, but during a protest outside of the Phillips 66 refinery, some people called out big oil companies over alleged "price gouging" and reported record-high profits.
2 women sue George Foreman, alleging former boxer sexually abused them as young teenagers
Two women accusing former boxer George Foreman of sexually abusing them when they were children spoke publicly about their allegations.
Fentanyl crisis: Feds issue warning to parents about danger and widespread availability of drug
A collection of federal agents and U.S. attorneys issued a dire warning in downtown Los Angeles: the fentanyl crisis it spiraling out of control.
Women continue to rule LA County Board of Supervisors
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors will retain its all-female lineup after candidate Bob Hertzberg conceded to Lindsey Horvath in the race for outgoing Supervisor Sheila Kuehl's seat.
Smoking marijuana may be more harmful to lungs than smoking cigarettes, study finds
People who smoke marijuana were more likely to have certain types of lung damage than people who smoked cigarettes, according to a new study.
Curvy Sports Illustrated model says Hollywood club engaged in fat shaming
A curve model who appeared in Sports Illustrated says a Hollywood bouncer denied her entry to a club because of her size.
LA City Council takes aim on corruption: 'We're at a turning point in the history of this city'
Los Angeles City Council President Paul Krekorian announced the creation of a new Ad Hoc Committee on City Governance Reform, created in the wake of last month's racism scandal involving three council members.