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Martha MacCallum

Martha MacCallum

Martha MacCallum currently serves as the co-anchor of "America's Newsroom" alongside Bill Hemmer (Weekdays 9-11AM/ET). She joined FOX News Channel (FNC) in January 2004.

Most recently, MacCallum anchored FNC's coverage from London surrounding the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's first child, His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge. Additionally, she has played an integral role in the network's coverage of the 2004, 2008 and 2012 presidential elections. MacCallum has also covered major international and national stories including the Royal Wedding, Hurricane Katrina and the funeral of Pope John Paul II. Her wide-ranging interviews include General David Petreaus, former President Obama strategist David Axelrod, Senator John McCain and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie.

Prior to FNC, MacCallum served a variety of positions at NBC from 1997 to 2003. She was co-anchor of CNBC's "Morning Call with Martha MacCallum and Ted David" and was the anchor of CNBC's "Checkpoint," an evening news program focusing on the war against terror and the Iraq war. A frequent contributor to MSNBC's "The News with Brian Williams," NBC's "Today," NBC affiliates and CNBC "World," MacCallum also created the series "Inside the Business for Business Center." In 1997 and 2003, MacCallum was the recipient of the American Women in Radio and Television award for her reporting.

Before joining CNBC, MacCallum was an anchor and reporter for WBIS-TV (ION-31), a sports and business network in New York in 1996. Prior to that, she was a business correspondent at Wall Street Journal Television where she anchored "The Wall Street Journal Report," "World Market Outlook" and "Business USA" from 1991-1996. She began her career as a reporter for "Corporate Finance" magazine.

MacCallum earned a B.A. in political science from St. Lawrence University.