Darla Miles  | ABC7 WABC News Team
Darla Miles joined the Eyewitness News Team as a general assignment reporter in 2009, covering such international breaking news stories as the attempted terror bombing in Times Square and the arrest of Dominique Strauss-Kahn. In her years as a reporter, she has also interviewed such luminaries as Senator John McCain, Jesse Jackson and Oprah Winfrey.

Before coming to WABC-TV, Darla was a reporter/anchor for WFAA-TV in Dallas, where she was nominated for a Lone Star Emmy Award. Prior to that, she was a reporter for WTVD-TV in Raleigh, where her work on the Duke University lacrosse rape investigation was featured as an ABC World News exclusive on Good Morning America. Darla also worked for WJBF-TV in Augusta, Georgia as Aiken Bureau Chief, anchor and reporter.

Darla began her broadcasting career at WCLK Radio in Atlanta, which led to a position at ONDA Madrid Radio in Madrid, Spain. She later used her fluency in Spanish at CNN Radio Notícias and was part of the original team that launched CNN en Espa?ol as a 24-hour network. She also worked as a weekend anchor for CNN Headline News.

Darla is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists and Investigative Reporters and Editors. She dedicates much of her free time to mentoring young African American girls. A native of Ft. Worth, Texas, Darla earned a BA in English with a minor in Spanish from Atlanta's Spelman College. She also studied abroad at the Instituto Internacional in Madrid, Spain.

Darla has traveled extensively throughout Europe, and has also visited Africa, South America, and the Caribbean. She enjoys traveling, entertaining and spending quality time with her husband, family, godchildren, and close friends.

Darla's Stories
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Two NYPD officers were assaulted at a subway station in the Bronx on Monday after they asked a group to put out their cigarettes, according to police.
6 sisters from Queens are studying to become nurses together after overcoming childhood homelessness
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Uniformed officer allegedly slashed with box cutter while responding to fight at subway station
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NYC could get boost in fight against fentanyl trafficking, but funding bill faces uphill battle
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New 'tripledemic' test can detect flu, COVID or RSV in same swab
Health leaders are warning people to get vaccinated to prevent a so-called tripledemic of COVID, RSV and the flu.
Families of Israeli hostages speak out as posters of the missing spread message in New York City
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Family says New Jersey native killed in Israel died a hero
Itay Glisko's family said after he completed his service in the IDF, he wanted to move back to New Jersey to settle down and become a chef.
Upper East Side resident returns to Israel for IDF active duty as war continues
The 32-year-old reservist flew to Israel as soon as he heard about the attacks on Saturday.
Families of American citizens missing in Israel make emotional plea
They all told disturbingly similar stories about how they have been left to do their own detective work and piece together what has happened to their loved ones.
Exclusive: How New York City schools are handling the influx of migrant students
Eyewitness News got an exclusive look at how the largest school district in the United States is handling the migrant crisis.