CHRIS SCHAUBLE
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Chris Schauble is the co-anchor of KTLA 5 Morning News from 4 a.m. to 7 a.m. on weekdays.

Since moving to Los Angeles in 2001, Chris has earned multiple awards, including two Emmy awards and five Golden Mike Awards. In 2007, he was also named to the San Fernando Valley Business Journal’s “40 Under 40” list (he laughingly admits he no longer qualifies).

Chris is passionate about his work, family and fitness. He is a marathoner and triathlete, having competed in three Ironman competitions, including the Ironman World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii.

Prior to his Los Angeles work, Chris spent time at KCNC-TV in Denver where he covered a number of national stories. His coverage of the Columbine High School shootings helped the station earn a regional Emmy for spot news. In 2000, Chris was named “Television Journalist of the Year” by the Colorado Association of Black Journalists, and in 2001 he was honored as one of Denver’s top 10 history-makers by Urban Spectrum Magazine.

Schauble holds a Bachelor of Arts in broadcast journalism from Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colo. He was honored by Fort Lewis College with the 2002 “Distinguished Alumni Award.” In addition to his work as a journalist, Chris has been an instructor for speech communications and media research analysis at Miles College in Birmingham, Ala., and was a guest Instructor at the Poynter Institute in St. Petersburg, Fla. He is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

As an adoptee himself, Chris has dedicated much of his free time to helping needy children. He has been recognized by the city of Los Angeles and the state of California multiple times for his ongoing community service. Chris, his wife and their two sets of twin girls live in the Los Angeles area.


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  • Pakistani rescuers take an injured man to a hospital following an attack by gunmen in the Bacha Khan University in Charsadda on Jan. 20, 2016. (Credit: A Majeed/AFP/Getty Images)

    Militants Kill at Least 19 in Attack on Pakistan University

    Militants raided a university in northwest Pakistan on Wednesday, timing their attack to a ceremony at the school to ensure maximum casualties. After security forces combed the campus block by block after the massacre, Mehmood Khan, provincial home minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, said 19 civilians were killed, along with four terrorists. He expects the number of civilian deaths to increase. Earlier, an army spokesman said that 21 civilians had been killed. The attack took place at Bacha Khan University in […]

  • A small kitten was found on a conveyor belt at a Galt, CA. recycling plant on Dec. 15, 2015. (Credit: KCRA)

    Small Kitten Found on NorCal Conveyor Belt Is Adopted

    A tiny kitten that was found on a conveyor belt at a Sacramento County recycling facility and rescued before being sent into spinning metal blades and a compactor was adopted by a worker at the location, CNN reported Wednesday. This video aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015.

  • NO PERMISSION The cover of the New York Daily News sparked controversy on Dec. 3, 2015, after the deadly mass shooting in San Bernardino.

    New York Daily News Cover Sparks Controversy Following Deadly San Bernardino Mass Shooting

    The cover of Thursday’s New York Daily News, which paired tweets from Republicans with the statement “God Isn’t Fixing This,” sparked controversy following the deadly mass shooting in San Bernardino that left 14 victims dead and 17 others injured. Chris Schauble reports from the newsroom for the KTLA 5 Morning News on Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015.

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    KTLA Teams Set to Raise Funds for Children’s Hospital L.A. by Participating in Nautica Malibu Triathlon

    Members of the KTLA 5 News team are set to help raise money for Childrens Hospital Los Angeles by participating in the 2015 Nautica Malibu Triathlon. Megan Henderson and Chris Schauble report for the KTLA 5 Morning News on Friday, Sept. 18, 2015.

  • Andreas Lubitz was a co-pilot in a Germanwings plane that crashed on March 24, 2015. Officials said he apparently deliberately put the aircraft into descent, causing it to slam into a mountain in the French Alps. (Credit: CNN)

    Germanwings Co-Pilot Deliberately ‘Accelerated the Descent’ of Plane That Crashed: Prosecutor

    Latest developments: • 5:32 p.m. ET: Transponder data shows that the autopilot on Germanwings Flight 9525 was reprogrammed by someone in the cockpit to change the plane’s altitude from 38,000 feet to 100 feet, according to Flightradar24, a website that tracks aviation data. • 5:14 p.m. ET: Police searched Germanwings Flight 9525 co-pilot Andreas Lubitz’s apartment in Dusseldorf, Germany, on Thursday, the city’s police spokesman said in televised comments. A team of five investigators went “through the apartment looking for […]

  • Black History Month; Tupac Shakur Exhibit

    The GRAMMY Museum® debuted its latest exhibit — All Eyez on Me: The Writings of Tupac Shakur — on Monday, Feb. 2, in cooperation with the Estate of Tupac Shakur.  The exhibition explores the GRAMMY-nominated artist’s songwriting talent and celebrates Shakur’s legacy as a magnetic performer, charismatic actor, heartfelt poet and outspoken social activist. For more information visit the GRAMMY Museum website.

  • The 30th annual Kingdom Day Parade marked Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Jan. 19, 2015. (Credit: KTLA)

    MLK Day Observed in Los Angeles With 30th Annual Kingdom Day Parade

    Martin Luther King Jr. Day was being observed Monday in Los Angeles with the 30th annual Kingdom Day Parade. More than 70,000 people were expected to attend the South L.A. parade, which was among the many events being held across the United States to commemorate the legacy of the leader of the civil rights movement. More videos:    

  • Go Inside Rose Bowl With Behind-the-Scenes Tour

    KTLA’s Chris Schauble goes inside the Rose Bowl for a behind-the-scenes tour of the facility, including the original locker rooms and entry tunnel.

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    Chris Schauble Shares Personal Story Ahead of National Adoption Day

    Chris Schauble provides an update on his journey to meet and get to know his biological mother ahead of National Adoption Day, which is celebrated annually on the Saturday before Thanksgiving.