Darla Miles  | ABC7 WABC News Team
Darla Miles joined the Eyewitness News Team as a general assignment reporter in 2009, covering such international breaking news stories as the attempted terror bombing in Times Square and the arrest of Dominique Strauss-Kahn. In her years as a reporter, she has also interviewed such luminaries as Senator John McCain, Jesse Jackson and Oprah Winfrey.

Before coming to WABC-TV, Darla was a reporter/anchor for WFAA-TV in Dallas, where she was nominated for a Lone Star Emmy Award. Prior to that, she was a reporter for WTVD-TV in Raleigh, where her work on the Duke University lacrosse rape investigation was featured as an ABC World News exclusive on Good Morning America. Darla also worked for WJBF-TV in Augusta, Georgia as Aiken Bureau Chief, anchor and reporter.

Darla began her broadcasting career at WCLK Radio in Atlanta, which led to a position at ONDA Madrid Radio in Madrid, Spain. She later used her fluency in Spanish at CNN Radio Notícias and was part of the original team that launched CNN en Español as a 24-hour network. She also worked as a weekend anchor for CNN Headline News.

Darla is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and Investigative Reporters and Editors. She dedicates much of her free time to mentoring young African American girls. A native of Ft. Worth, Texas, Darla earned a BA in English with a minor in Spanish from Atlanta's Spelman College. She also studied abroad at the Instituto Internacional in Madrid, Spain.

Darla has traveled extensively throughout Europe, and has also visited Africa, South America, and the Caribbean. She enjoys traveling, entertaining and spending quality time with her husband, family, godchildren, and close friends.

Darla's Stories
Coronavirus Update NYC: Backlash grows over mayor's plan to move homeless back to shelters
As New York City has begun moving the homeless from city hotels, advocates are still digging their heels into the ground to try to stop it.
New Jersey company making COVID-19 vaccines for zoo animals
The race continues to get people around the world vaccinated against COVID-19, but many animals are also getting the shot as well.
Revel rallies for electric vehicle ride share approval in NYC
The campaign to cut back cars and other traffic in New York City is raging again, this time with the company Revel trying to get licensed as an electric vehicle ride share.
Juneteenth ceremony to honor Black slaves at Bronx park burial ground
A formal ceremony is set to take place this Saturday for Juneteenth, to consecrate a sacred burial ground underneath a Bronx park.
Business leaders hoping to attract applicants to 300 jobs available in the Bronx
Business leaders sounded the alarm on Thursday morning, hoping to attract more applicants to the more than 300 available jobs in Hunts Point - as the 1.7 square mile peninsula is one of the largest food distribution hubs in the world.
ABC7 Unite: Dance program sparks joy while teaching cultural diversity
A dance program is bringing the community together and sparking joy through dance - even after suffering a huge loss at the start of the pandemic.
Darla Miles honored by National Coalition of 100 Black Women for dedication to community
Darla was among the 'We are the Light' honorees at the National Coalition of 100 Black Women Bergen - Passaic Chapter's 34th Gala Fundraiser.
Nuyorican poet to share Puerto Rican pride during Sunday's parade
Caridad De La Luz has spent more than half her life sharing Puerto Rican pride.
Beloved cancer center therapy dog competing in Westminster Dog Show
Join us in wishing the best of luck to Plum, a very special therapy dog, who brings comfort to those in need when he's not competing.
NYC sanitation workers rescue family from burning apartment and then finish their route
The intersection of New Utrecht Avenue and 68th Street in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn is where Febles and George Lesiaine turned into superheroes. The city workers, never trained as FDNY fire and rescue, yet they did it like pros.