Phil Shuman has been reporting in Southern California for almost 40 years and has worked for KTTV FOX 11 since 2002. He is currently the weekend co-anchor and a general assignment news reporter for KTTV's 5 and 10 o’clock newscasts. He has also worked in the investigative unit, for Good Day LA, and as a Sportscaster. Before joining Fox, Shuman traveled the world as an LA-based news correspondent for the nationally syndicated magazine show EXTRA. Prior to that he was with KNBC in Los Angeles. In his long career Shuman has covered some of the biggest stories in Southern California and the country, such as the O.J. Simpson case, Michael Jackson’s death, the Rodney King beating, the LA riots and so much more. He graduated cum laude with a B.A. in Economics from Williams College in Massachusetts. His first job was as a reporter, anchor, and sportscaster at KFDX in Wichita Falls, Texas, an NBC affiliate, before moving on to KWTV
As a FOX 11 story goes viral thanks to the help of some NFL stars helping a local youth football team in the process. An undefeated youth football team in Compton was trying to raise enough money to go to the national championship. They've got that money now and so much more!
It's a remote mountaintop site with million-dollar views and a priceless purpose. Designated by the Los Angeles County Fire Department as ''Bravo 69'' it's a huge swath of land high above Topanga Canyon with 360 views.
The Kurdish people in Syria say the Syrian government has agreed to help defend them against Turkey.
Ten years after aspiring musician Kevin Harris was murdered, his family is still desperately hoping for help from the public so they can prosecute their son's killer. It's a cold case they hope can be solved.
Ten years went by fast. We all covered the mysterious disappearance of a 24-year-old West Covina woman named Mitrice Richardson.
A crazed and nearly naked suspect was trying to force his way onto a school bus in the middle of the 5 Freeway in Newhall.
A family dispute leaves three people dead in Northridge.
Williams Hayes has shot a lot of dramatic and even dangerous video as a freelance cameraman based in Orange County, but what happened Monday evening may have been the most frightening moments as a professional.
After a 10-day manhunt, rogue cop Christopher Dorner is cornered in a cabin in the popular resort community of Big Bear, California.
February 2013: A young couple gunned down in Irvine, California. A written manifesto would later reveal the suspect: rogue cop Christopher Dorner, on a mission to exact his own revenge, feeling he was wronged by the LAPD. Dorner saying he would target LAPD families, their officers, and anyone who got in his way.