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.


Recent Articles
  • 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.

  • Chris Schauble took home a third place medal for KTLA during the Nautica Malibu Triathlon on Sept. 14, 2014. (Credit: KTLA)

    KTLA Finishes in Second, Third Place at Nautica Malibu Triathlon

    KTLA`s Chris Schauble and Christina Pascucci participated in Sunday`s Nautica Triathlon in Malibu, which benefits the Children`s Hospital Los Angeles` pediatric cancer research program. The event raised a record $1.3 million for the program.

  • Sandra Andrade lost her young daughter Sophia to cancer. She is now raising money for pediatric cancer research in her daughter's memory. (Credit: Andrade family photo)

    After Daughter’s Death, Grief-Stricken Mom Raises Money for Pediatric Cancer Research

    A mother heartbroken over her young’s daughter death will compete in this weekend’s Nautica Malibu Triathlon to help raise money for pediatric cancer research at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Sandra Andrade’s daughter was just 2-year-old when she was diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer in October 2011. “One of the worst days, I think, of our lives,” Andrade told KTLA. But after surgery and multiple rounds of chemotherapy at Children’s Hospital L.A., the family got some good news: Sophia was declared […]

  • Months-Long Search Ends; Chris Schauble Reunites With Biological Mother

    When KTLA 5 Morning News anchor Chris Schauble started the journey to find his biological parents, he said he wasn’t sure what to expect. Six months later, it turned out better than he had ever hoped. After DNA tests, working with a private investigator and dealing with the Florida court system, his journey finally led him to Texas for the reunion of a lifetime. Amid tears of joy, Schauble was finally able to meet his biological mother, who had never […]

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    Raw Video: “You Never Really Left My Mind,” Says Chris Schauble’s Biological Mother

    In this unedited video, KTLA 5 Morning News anchor Chris Schauble and his biological mother discuss his adoption, the power of hope and their reunion. A portion of this video originally aired on the KTLA 5 Morning News on Friday, April 25, 2014.