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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Roughly 10 teachers and administrators, including a principal and assistant principal, slept overnight at at P.S. 128 in Washington Heights because they could not get home.
The attack happened on a Manhattan-bound 2 train in Downtown Brooklyn, after police said the victim got into an argument with another man around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Justin Casquejo, 20, is in police custody after police say he was trying to pull off another stunt in Manhattan.
A man allegedly being harassed by a group opened fire on them inside a Target store in Downtown Brooklyn, fatally shooting one.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo defeated Republican Marc Molinaro to win a third term. The Democrat was seen from the start as the prohibitive favorite in the race, with big advantages in fundraising and name-recognition.