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
EXCLUSIVE Midtown carjacking victim speaks out; bodycam video released
His Infiniti SUV is covered in scratches and caked in fingerprint dust. His mind is racing about his ordeal on Wednesday night.
Omicron Update NYC: COVID-19 surge impacting business at city gyms
Gyms across New York City are open once again, but the surge in COVID-19 cases is drastically impacting business at a time when people are usually eager to work off those extra holiday pounds.
Overrun animal shelter on Staten Island desperately seeking homes for pets
An animal shelter on Staten Island is feeling the impact of the pandemic, with pets desperate for new homes and the people who run the shelter desperate for healthy workers.
Man recounts frightening fall down cellar door in Harlem that left him severely injured
In this Eyewitness News exclusive, a man recounts his frightening fall through a metal cellar door while walking down the street in Harlem.
New NYPD data shows hate crimes on the rise in New York City
Hate crimes are on the rise in New York City, but the NYPD says they are making progress in fighting them.
Families fight to save United Nations International School in Queens from closing
Families and students are hoping their actions will help reverse a decision that's threatening to close a Queens school that was founded eight decades ago.
Dysfunction from American Airlines cancellations continues at LaGuardia Airport
There's a mad scramble at American Airlines to get flights back on track after a mass cancellation of flights over the weekend.
Officers race through Brooklyn to save life of 1-year-old
Body-worn camera video shows the race through Brooklyn to save a 1-year-old's life.
Coronavirus Update NYC: City leaders considering expanding vaccine mandate to cops, firefighters
New York City is now considering expanding its vaccine mandate to more city employees like cops and firefighters.
NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio tours Rikers Island for 1st time in 4 years
For decades it has been easy for lawmakers to shove the chronic dysfunction at Rikers Island under the rug - but that rug is no longer big enough.