As the Derek Chauvin trial is set to begin with jury selection on Monday, some Minneapolis business owners are cautiously bracing for potentially another round of unrest and mayhem after recently getting back on their feet from the criminal rioting last June that resulted in an estimated $500 million in damage in Minneapolis alone.
Matt Finn currently serves as a national correspondent for Fox News Channel (FNC) based in Chicago. He began working with Fox News in 2013 as an Ailes Junior Reporter based in Las Vegas, Nevada.Read More
Most recently, Finn provided the latest breaking election news from Michigan during FNC’s Democracy 2020 election coverage. In addition to this, he has covered major news stories for the network including, the death of Prince, the protests in the streets of Chicago surrounding the death of Laquan McDonald along with the 2016 presidential election, among other events. He also extensively reported on the death of the Fox Lake police officer, Lt. Joe Gliniewicz, who staged his own suicide to look like a murder. Previously while based in Las Vegas, he covered the initial Bundy ranch showdown in the Nevada desert.
Prior to joining FNC, Finn was a reporter and anchor for KIMA-TV in Washington and a producer and stand-in reporter at WBRE-TV in Wilkes-Barre, PA.
Finn is the recipient of several awards including two separate investigative reporting awards from the Society of Professional Journalists and the Peter Lisagor award for in-depth reporting. He studied as a PR reporter for the Dean's Office at the Fox School of Business, a Philadelphia street reporter for Philadelphia Neighborhoods, a student intern at WRTI radio, reporter for The Temple News as well as an anchor intern for a semester at NBC 10.
Finn received a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Temple University in Philadelphia.