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Summer Delaney is an on-air digital reporter and producer for PIX11 News. She previously worked for Yahoo News in New York City. There she reported on breaking, political and trending news and produced interviews for Katie Couric and Bianna Golodryga.

Summer has also worked for Bloomberg News, ABC News, Atlantic Media and WBOY-TV in Clarksburg, West Virginia.

A proud Maryland and D.C. native, Summer is a graduate from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism.

Recent Articles
  • Men sentenced in death of FDNY chief killed in Bronx marijuana grow house explosion

    NEW YORK — Two men  were sentenced Friday in the death of a FDNY chief after a marijuana grow house in the Bronx exploded in 2016. Michael J. Fahy, a 17-year veteran and a father of three, was killed in the line of duty while fighting a fire after an explosion at a marijuana grow house in September 2016. Garivaldi Castillo, 33, of Manhattan, and Julio Salcedo, 36, of an unknown address, pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter and first-degree criminal […]

  • Prosecutors: Trucker found with $5.1 million in marijuana

    GREENWICH TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey authorities say they found more than a thousand pounds of marijuana valued at roughly $5.1 million inside a tractor-trailer driven by a California man. Guangyu Wu is charged with possession of marijuana and possession with the intent to distribute more than 25 pounds of the drug. The 45-year-old Chino man faces nearly 22 years in prison if he’s convicted on both counts. Warren County prosecutors say state police found the marijuana Tuesday during […]

  • Aretha Franklin, ‘Queen of Soul,’ dead at age 76

    DETROIT — Aretha Franklin, the undisputed “Queen of Soul” who sang with matchless style on such classics as “Think,” ”I Say a Little Prayer” and her signature song, “Respect,” and stood as a cultural icon around the globe, has died. She was 76. Publicist Gwendolyn Quinn told The Associated Press through a family statement that Franklin died Thursday at 9:50 a.m. at her home in Detroit. “Franklin’s official cause of death was due to advance pancreatic cancer of the neuroendocrine […]

  • Casanova arrested after woman says rapper and his entourage attacked her at NYC diner

    MANHATTAN — Rapper Casanova has been arrested for robbery days after a woman told PIX11 he and his entourage attacked her,  allegedly leaving her bloodied with stitches in her face, a broken jaw and loose tooth, officials said Wednesday. The rapper, whose real name is Caswell Senior, faces a robbery charge, according to police. The Brooklyn man was arrested in connection to an early morning attack Sunday Aug. 5 inside a diner on West 14th street, police said. Senior, another […]

  • Museum of Natural History cleans largest dinosaur

    MANHTTAN — The Titanosaur replicated at the American Museum of Natural History hasn’t walked the earth in millions of years. But sometimes its cast needs a little scrub. “People move around through the space [and] little dust gets picked up and tends to settle on surfaces,” said Dean Markosian, Director of Project Management at the American Museum of Natural History. Once a year, the 122-foot-long dinosaur model gets a thorough cleaning. The public was invited to see the process on […]

  • Meet NJ’s 98-year-old nurse, the state’s oldest who has no plans to retire

    EMERSON N.J. — On the second Thursday of every month, the Emerson Senior Club gathers together for meetings, dance classes and other activities. They also usually get their blood pressure checked, and the nurse on call is 98 years old. Kathryn “Kay” Hodges is reportedly the oldest active nurse practitioner in the state. She’s been certified for 77 years, and has worked in Emerson for more than five decades. She’s been practicing so long that she started seeing some of […]

  • Oscars add popular film category, sets earlier 2020 date

    LOS ANGELES — The Oscars are adding a new category to honor popular films and promising a brisk three-hour ceremony and a much earlier air date in 2020. John Bailey, the newly re-elected president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, and film Academy CEO Dawn Hudson said in an email to members Wednesday morning that the Board of Governors met Tuesday night to approve the changes. Ratings for the 90th Academy Awards fell to an all-time low […]

  • Dead fetus found on plane at LaGuardia Airport: sources

    QUEENS — A cleaning crew found a dead fetus in the bathroom of an American Airlines plane early Tuesday morning, sources tell PIX11. Sources said American Airlines flight 1942 arrived to Terminal B from Charlotte, N.C. Monday at 10:44 p.m. The crew called LaGuardia police the next day at 6:01 a.m., sources said. American Airlines has confirmed an investigation is underway, and released the following statement. “As we continue to learn more about this tragic and sensitive situation, we are […]

  • Plane diverted to JFK, evacuated due to reports of smoke in cockpit: officials

    NEW YORK — A plane was diverted to Kennedy Airport and evacuated Tuesday because of reports of smoke in the cockpit, Port Authority officials said. First aid was given to up to three people with minor ailments, officials said. United flight 4697 was flying from Washington to Providence, Rhode Island when it was diverted after reports of smoke in the cockpit, according to officials. Emergency officials evacuated the plane when it landed, and passengers were bused to a terminal. It was […]

  • New Midtown spa offers IV drips, cryotherapy and CBD products

    MIDTOWN — Colorful IV drips? Cryotherapy facials? CBD-infused lattes? Those are just some of the menu items offered at Clean Market, a new spa and retail store that opened this month on 54th St. and Second Avenue. “Clean Market is really the first place in New York that’s a one stop shop for food, supplements and services that you can find all under one roof,” said creator Lily Kunin. Kunin, a health coach and chef behind the cookbook “Good Clean Food,” […]