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Co-Anchor of Fox News Channel
Syracuse, New York
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Previously known as Megyn Kendall (changed due to divorce), she is currently a co-host of America`s Newsroom, alongside Bill Hemmer, broadcast live at the network`s New York studios.
Kelly, a graduate of Albany Law School with an undergraduate degree in political science from Syracuse University, is an attorney who practiced as a litigator with Jones Day in New York City, Chicago and Washington, D.C. before leaving to pursue journalism. She joined Fox News in 2004.
Kelly contributed legal segments for Special Report with Brit Hume and hosted her own legal segment, "Kelly`s Court," during Weekend Live. She frequently appears on the The O`Reilly Factor and occasionally fills in for Greta van Susteren on On the Record. Most of her reporting focused on legal or political matters. She also occasionally anchored programs as a substitute anchor during weekends.
On March 1, 2008, she married Douglas Brunt, at Oheka Castle, in Huntington, NY. Her first marriage ended in divorce in 2006.
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Bethlehem Central High School, Delmar, New York
Albany Law School
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Megyn Marie Kelly
Megyn Marie Kelly (born November 18, 1970), formerly known as Megyn Kendall, is a journalist, former attorney, and news pundit and political commentator on the Fox News Channel. As of 2014, Kelly hosts The Kelly File on weekdays from the network's New York City headquarters. She previously hosted America Live. Prior to that, Kelly co-hosted America's Newsroom along with Bill Hemmer. From 2007 to 2012, the two also hosted Fox News Channel's New Year's Eve specials, All American New Year. She was included in the 2014 Time list of the 100 most influential people in the world.
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