Olivia Michael

Anchor/Multi-Media Journalist

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Olivia Michael is the 5:30 p.m. evening news anchor for CBS Local 18 News.

Olivia Michael is the 5:30 p.m. evening news anchor for CBS Local 18 News.

Born and raised in New Jersey, Olivia is excited to call the Panhandle home. She is a graduate from The College of New Jersey where she studied business and communications. She joins WJHG/WECP from CNBC's "Squawk Box" where she was a news associate and contributed to CNBC digital. Prior to that, her internships included CNN, MSNBC and the TODAY show. Being half Cuban, she is a member of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.

While in school, Olivia anchored and reported for The College of New Jersey's television station, Lions TV. She was a sister of Delta Zeta, a peer mentor, and studied abroad in Seville, Spain. Outside of school, she devoted her time to the Miss America Organization speaking to groups throughout the state and volunteering at local children's hospitals, winning the 2014 Children's Miracle Maker Award.

Outside of work, Olivia enjoys spending time with family, on the beach, and exploring local restaurants! Feel free to email Olivia or reach out via Facebook and Twitter.

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Mother admits to killing three kids found dead in Phoenix home, police say

The children, a 3-year-old boy, a 2-year-old girl and a 7-month-old girl, were found unresponsive Monday.

Delta to give workers two months' extra pay, a total of $1.6 billion in bonuses

The airline is giving its 90,000 employees its largest profit-sharing payout to date.

'A human right': Homeless moms evicted from Oakland home allowed to return

The eviction of two moms, Dominique Walker and Sameerah Karim, from a vacant home sparked debate over the lack of affordable housing in the region.

What united Black Panthers, Puerto Ricans and white Southerners?

In Chicago, a Black Panther member enlisted Latinos and white Southerners to fight police misconduct and poverty in Chicago in the late 60s.

Mountain lion attacks 3-year-old in California park

The state's Department of Fish and Wildlife gave approval to euthanize the animal "due to the public safety threat."