Mariya Moseley is a Production Assistant at PIX11 News who produces video segments, writes digital articles and manages social media content.

She is passionate about African-American culture and social activism. Her recent experience includes working at PEOPLE and ESSENCE Magazine covering national news, entertainment, lifestyle and criminal justice issues. She has interviewed talent such as Toni Braxton, the Rev. Jesse Jackson and Jay-Z’s mother, Gloria Carter.

Her work has been published in Yahoo, MSN and The New York Post. She is a graduate of CUNY Graduate School of Journalism and North Carolina A&T State University.

The Pittsburgh, PA native currently resides in Brooklyn and enjoys photography, music and TV/film.

Recent Articles
  • Billy Ray Cyrus and Lil Nas X team up on ‘Old Town Road’ and become internet sensation

    There’s a new country song that has people pulling out their cowboy hats and boots, including hilarious videos from Ellen DeGeneres and Will Smith. Music Artist Lil Nas X collaborated with Country Star Billy Ray Cyrus on his hit song “Old Town Road” that was released on Friday. Within hours of the track being released, it became a cultural phenomenon and top song across the globe on streaming services such as Apple and Spotify. It has also garnered nationwide social […]

  • Looking for a furry friend? – This organization is offering $2 adoption fees this weekend

    MANHATTAN, New York – A local organization is making sure tens of thousands of animals across the Big Apple have a home. The Best Friends Animal Society has sparked a massive effort by offering $2 adoption fees on all pets who are over 6 months old. The group is offering the deal to celebrate the two-year anniversary of their Lifesaving Center. The non-profit organization, which started nearly 30 years ago, saves the lives of animals across New York, New Jersey […]

  • A look inside the star-studded ‘Game of Thrones’ NYC premiere of the final season

    MANHATTAN, New York – The stars of “Game of Thrones” have taken over the Big Apple. Cast members from the hit HBO series hit the red carpet Wednesday ahead of the New York City premiere. The star-studded event took place at Radio City Music Hall in Midtown, Manhattan. Ahead of the premiere, fans flocked a massive replica Iron Throne that popped up at Rockefeller Center. Over the weekend, another hidden throne was discovered in Queens where thousands from around the […]

  • Lauren London remembers late boyfriend Nipsey Hussle in heart-wrenching tribute

    The longtime girlfriend of late Rapper Nipsey Hussle, Lauren London, is opening up about her tragic loss. The award-winning actress, who shares a two-year-old son with the rapper, shared a sorrowful message via Instagram on Tuesday saying “I’m lost without you.” View this post on Instagram I am completely lost I’ve lost my best friend My sanctuary My protector My soul…. I’m lost without you We are lost without you babe I have no words A post shared by Lauren […]

  • Brooklyn Councilman named World’s Tallest Politician at 6’10” is ‘too tall’ to ride most trains

    The world’s tallest male politician is walking the streets of New York. Brooklyn Councilman, Robert Cornegy Jr., is now the new Guinness Book of World Records holder. The 53-year-old towering 6 feet 10 inches received the special recognition during a ceremony on Wednesday at City Hall. Mayor De Blasio, one of New York City’s tallest mayors standing at 6 feet 5 inches, was on hand to present Cornegy with the honor. “We’re here to bring honor to someone who has […]

  • Facts about pancreatic cancer, the third deadliest cancer across the U.S.

    “Jeopardy” host Alex Trebek’s shocking news about his pancreatic cancer diagnosis has put on spotlight on the deadly disease. As the 78-year-old longtime game show host remains positive amid his stage four battle with pancreatic cancer, health experts believe that’s an important trait. Dr. Mark Truty, an Oncologist at Mayo Clinic, said that despite a low survival rate of nine percent,  “patients with a better attitude during therapy tend to do better.” Dr. Truty told PIX11 that early detection is […]

  • Protect yourself: Fighting back against cyberstalkers

    With cyberstalking on the rise, it’s becoming more and more crucial to protect yourself online. In wake of the hit series, “You,” cyber security experts emphasize the importance of securing your private information in the digital age. The binge-worthy drama focuses on book store manager Joe Goldberg and his romantic relationship, turned obsession, after he stalks a woman on the internet. The fan favorite first aired on Lifetime before hitting Netflix with the streaming service set to release its upcoming […]

  • 153-Lb. stray dog found in Queens needs a new home

    Flushing, QUEENS – There’s a bundle of joy you didn’t know you needed and his name is Kodiak. The huge dog was found wandering the streets of Flushing on Valentine’s Day. A Good Samaritan discovered the dog before he was taken in by The Animal Care Centers of New York City. The organization shared an image of the 153-lb. dog via social media on Friday. They welcome anyone who wants to adopt him to come and meet the dog who […]

  • Rapper ‘Killer Mike’ on buying black and his family history with ‘The Green Book’

    The Golden Globe-winning film “The Green Book” has put a national spotlight on the real travel guide that’s impacted families for many generations. The original “Green Book” was created by Harlem native and an African-American postal worker, Victor Hugo Green. It served as a manual first published in 1936 to indicate safe havens for African-Americans traveling throughout the deeply segregated South. It included venues such as restaurants, gas stations and hotels where people of color weren’t endangered amid the Jim Crow […]

  • ‘Simpsons’ fan Mayor de Blasio set to make cameo on the sitcom

    New Yorkers will recognize a familiar face on a new episode of “The Simpsons.” Mayor Bill de Blasio will make a special appearance in an upcoming episode. The New York City Mayor’s Office shared the exciting news in a press release on Friday. The episode titled “Mad About the Toy” is the sitcom’s 11th episode in the 30th season. It will kick off the first episode of 2019. It’s been three decades since “The Simpsons” first aired with hundreds of […]

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