Derick Waller
Derick Waller is a reporter for Eyewitness News This Morning. Derick's journey to WABC took him to TV stations in Cleveland, OH, Raleigh, NC and Charlottesville, VA, which is where he got his start.

While in the Southeast and the Midwest, he covered some of the biggest stories of the past decade, including two presidential campaigns in three different swing states.

Derick was born and raised in Richmond, VA, but he's no stranger to New York City. His father lives in Queens, where Derick spent a significant amount of time growing up.

Derick's a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University with degrees in journalism and political science. In his spare time, he loves exploring food and culture right here in New York City and around the world.

He's thrilled to call NYC home.

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Governor Phil Murphy says that residents shouldn't be fooled by Friday's light snow because they are expecting several inches to fall late Saturday into Sunday.
A man suffered minor injuries when a 6-inch thick concrete slab came crashing down on top of him while he was taking a shower just before 9 p.m. Wednesday.
Video shows the suspect pointing a gun at the 77-year-old man in the hallway after they exited the elevator.
Mayor Bill de Blasio and Council Speaker Corey Johnson held a joint appearance to announce the details of the half-priced MetroCard program, which began Friday for those receiving cash assistance from the Department of Social Services.
Panic mode has set in for some people who are packing malls and stores on Christmas Eve as they scramble to buy last-minute gifts.