Josh Einiger  | ABC7 WABC News Team
Josh Einiger joined WABC-TV as a reporter in September 2009. Every night, he covers the Tri-state's biggest stories on the station's top-rated Eyewitness News at 11.

While at WABC, Josh has reported from the scene of the world's biggest news events, including mass shootings in Parkland and Orlando, FL and hurricanes in Florida, Texas and Puerto Rico. He covered the concert bombing in Manchester, England and the inferno at Notre Dame in Paris. He won an Emmy award for his coverage of the Trump Administration's "family separation" policy at the Mexico border, and has reported extensively on the Trump presidency from Washington. Josh was on the scene for the capture of the Boston Marathon bomber.

Josh has also won Emmy awards for his role covering a terror attack on a Manhattan bike path and the fatal crash of a helicopter in the East River. He chronicled the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy, as well as countless other severe weather events in the New York area and beyond. As WABC's Long Island Reporter, he led the station's coverage of the search for a serial killer near Gilgo Beach.

Before joining WABC, Josh worked as a reporter in Philadelphia, Orlando and Albany, and freelanced as a national correspondent for Fox News affiliates. He got his start behind the scenes as a field producer, photographer and assignment editor in New York and Philadelphia.

Born and raised in Manhattan, Josh grew up watching Eyewitness News; joining the team he idolized from childhood has been the honor of his life. He's a 2000 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, where he majored in political science and history. In his spare time, you might find him cycling around Central Park, or boarding a plane to explore the world.

Josh's Stories
Why one NY barber is cutting hair in the back of a truck
One business owner is trying to cope with the ghost town epidemic that is infecting so many blocks of New York City - empty stores because the rent is so high. Local barber John Rivera is cutting hair in the back of a truck rather than paying rent.
2 boys rescued from thin ice in Queens
Two young boys are lucky to be alive after being rescued from thin ice in Queens.
Group of NYPD officers in Brooklyn distribute holiday gifts to families in need
Police officers in Brooklyn are thinking about kids whose families can't afford gifts this holiday season. They are digging deep to help out the people they serve.
Meeting held on what to do about all the vacant storefronts in NYC
With so many vacant storefronts throughout New York City, a meeting was held Thursday night to discuss how to revitalize neighborhoods.
New York City learns lesson from last year's 'Snowvember' storm
New York City was hit with a flurry of tough lessons after last year's "Snowvember" storm brought the area to a screeching halt. Here's how they have prepared this year.
Widow of fallen NYPD Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo running NYC Marathon in his honor
During the NYC Marathon, NYPD Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo's widow will be joined at each mile by a different member of her husband's precinct - all while she raises money to support other families of fallen heroes.
Truck fleeing accident hits and kills pedestrian in Deer Park, Long Island
A pickup truck fleeing the scene of an accident hit and killed a man crossing the street on Long Island - and then took off again.
Exclusive: Woman who fell through sidewalk hole in Manhattan recounts ordeal
The woman who fell into a sidewalk hole in Midtown Manhattan last week is talking exclusively with Eyewitness News about her frightening experience.
Why abandoned cars are taking up Brooklyn parking spaces
On a stretch of Jamaica Avenue right by a cemetery, is a place where old cars go to die.
Report: Number of pedestrians hurt, killed by cyclists going up
Recently, there has been an alarming number of bicyclists hurt or killed on the road. However, bicyclists are not always the victim - sometimes they can be the problem.