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John Fenoglio joined KTLA as a general assignment reporter in January 2016.

Prior to joining KTLA, Fenoglio was a general assignment reporter for KTRK, the ABC station in Houston. Reporting in his hometown, Fenoglio covered a variety of issues, including stories of human smuggling from Mexico; Houston’s failed equal rights ordinance; and stories of heroism and tragedy during the Spring of 2015 when thunderstorms, tornadoes and flooding pummeled southeast Texas.

Before KTRK, he served as a weekend anchor and multi-media journalist for KRON in San Francisco. His notable reporting in the Bay Area includes coverage of the crash of Asiana Flight 214 at SFO and California’s severe drought.

His previous experience includes working as an L.A.-based correspondent for CBS Newspath. He was also fortunate to have some international exposure, from his time as a West Coast correspondent for France 24 International News 24/7.

When he’s not following politics, Fenoglio is an avid outdoorsman. He loves to backpack throughout California’s vast wilderness whenever possible. He also relishes any opportunity to go fishing with his brother, who is a fly fishing guide in Montana.

Fenoglio is also a former EMT and volunteer firefighter, as well as a former student of Chicago’s Improv Olympic. He loves great stories, good people, exotic food and all things politics.


Recent Articles
  • Big Bay Boom: Largest Fireworks Show on West Coast Dazzles San Diego Bay

    Hundreds of thousands of people turned out for the annual Big Bay Boom fireworks display along the San Diego Bay in celebration of Fourth of July on Wednesday. The event began at 9 p.m. and featured “18 minutes of some of the most technically advanced fireworks,” according to the organizers’ website. It’s billed as the largest pyrotechnic display on the West Coast and was expected to draw as many as 500,000 spectators. If you’re able to attend the event in person, […]

  • Rose Bowl Hosts AmericaFest Fireworks Show in Pasadena

    AmericaFest, one of the largest fireworks shows in the nation, is set to entertain Fourth of July revelers at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena on Tuesday night.

  • Michael Cohen, former personal attorney for Donald Trump, exits the Loews Regency Hotel in New York City on May 11, 2018. (Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

    Michael Cohen Says His Loyalty Is to ‘Family and Country,’ Not President Trump

    President Donald Trump’s longtime personal attorney, Michael Cohen, is putting his loyalty to “family and country” before his old boss. “My wife, my daughter and my son have my first loyalty and always will,” Cohen told ABC News‘ George Stephanopoulos in an interview published Monday morning. “I put family and country first.” Cohen has famously said he would take a bullet for Trump and he has fashioned himself as Trump’s “fixer,” willing to help handle situations quietly. But the interview raises new questions […]

  • Donald Trump listens while Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy speaks during a ceremony in the Rose Garden of the White House April 10, 2017 in Washington, D.C. (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

    For New SCOTUS Justice, Sen. Tim Scott Recommends Fellow South Carolinian Rep. Trey Gowdy

    Sen. Tim Scott wants to recommend his friend and fellow South Carolinian Rep. Trey Gowdy to be one of the candidates President Donald Trump considers for the Supreme Court. “I’m going to recommend Trey Gowdy be one of the folks that I would have a strong recommendation for him serving on the Supreme Court,” Scott said in an interview on CNN’s “The Van Jones Show” airing Sunday at 7 p.m. ET. “I hope that the President will be open to […]

  • U.S. President Donald Trump and King Abdullah II of Jordan participate in a joint news conference at the Rose Garden of the White House April 5, 2017, in Washington, D.C. (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

    President Trump Privately Floats Plan to Make Deal With Putin for U.S. Forces to Leave Syria

    President Donald Trump once again raised the idea of pulling the US out of Syria this week — this time privately during a meeting with King Abdullah II of Jordan at the White House, according to two diplomatic sources familiar with the sit-down. The two leaders discussed Syria at length. One source told CNN that Trump believes he can strike a deal with Russian President Vladimir Putin on a so-called exclusion zone in southwest Syria that will allow the US […]

  • An undated photo of Anthony Avalos is displayed at a vigil held to remember him in Lancaster on June 22, 2018.

    Mother’s Boyfriend Arrested in Alleged Child Abuse Death of 10-Year-Old Lancaster Boy: LASD

    The boyfriend of the mother of a Lancaster boy who died under suspicious circumstances last week has been arrested on suspicion of murder, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department officials announced Wednesday. The child, Anthony Avalos, was found unresponsive after family members reported he had suffered a fall at their Lancaster apartment along the 1100 block of East Avenue K on June 20. The boy died the following morning. He had a head injury and bruises covering his body, family members […]

  • Activists rally against President Donald Trump's travel ban on April 25, 2018 — the day the Supreme Court heard arguments in Hawaii v. Trump — in front of the court in Washington, DC. (Credit: ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS / AFP / Getty Images)

    Supreme Court Upholds Trump Travel Ban in 5-4 Decision

    The Supreme Court has upheld President Donald Trump’s travel ban. The ruling was 5-4 along partisan lines, with Chief Justice John Roberts writing for the conservative majority. The ruling sends a strong message that Trump has broad powers under immigration law to act to protect national security and that statements made during a campaign may not be legally determinative of the President’s intent. “The Proclamation is squarely within the scope of Presidential authority,” Roberts wrote. Trump immediately reacted on Twitter: SUPREME […]

  • Children and workers are seen at a tent encampment recently built near the Tornillo Port of Entry on June 19, 2018 in Tornillo, Texas. The Trump administration is using the Tornillo tent facility to house immigrant children separated from their parents after they were caught entering the U.S. under the administration's zero tolerance policy. (Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

    2,053 Children Still in Custody, Won’t Be Reunited With Parents Until Deportation Proceedings Completed: Officials

    The Trump administration is releasing its plan for putting back together the thousands of families it separated at the border — but the reunions won’t happen quickly. In a release Saturday night, the Departments of Homeland Security and Health and Human Services said 2,053 children were still in the custody of HHS and awaiting being returned to their parents. Under the plan, however, those children will keep waiting in custody, with reunifications only happening once the parents’ deportation proceedings are […]

  • A protester stands in front of a bus with children leaving a McAllen, Texas, detention center on June 23, 2018. (Credit: Sonia Moghe/CNN)

    ‘Set the Children Free’: Protesters Block Bus Leaving Migrant Detention Center in McAllen, Texas

    Chanting protesters briefly blocked a bus leaving a migrant detention center in McAllen, Texas, on Saturday afternoon. Protesters stood in front of the bus and yelled, “Set the children free” and “Shame on you” at Border Patrol officers. The Border Patrol ended up surrounding the bus so it could back up and go out the other end of the street. CNN reporters could see children through the darkened windows, and a protester told CNN she also saw children through the windows. […]