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Christina Hager

WBZ-TV's Christina Hager Award-winning reporter Christina Hager works as a general assignment reporter for WBZ-TV News. Hager joined the station in June 1999, after working as a reporter for WTNH-TV, the ABC affiliate in New Haven, Connecticut. In 1998 she was honored with a New England Emmy for her work in breaking news, in addition to receiving four Emmy nominations in 1997.

Prior to her work in Connecticut, Hager was a general assignment reporter in Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, and Battle Creek, Michigan, where she won a 1996 Michigan Emmy Award for Best Documentary.

Hager has been reporting throughout the country for more than ten years. She began her career as a general assignment reporter at WGBC-TV (NBC) in Meridian, Mississippi, and relocated after two years to WLBZ-TV (NBC) in Bangor, Maine as a reporter and anchor.

Raised in a “news family,” (her father is NBC network correspondent Robert Hager) Hager was born in Bethesda, Maryland. She graduated from Colby College where she received a bachelor of arts degree in Government and English. She worked as the News Director for WMHB Colby Radio. Hager received her master’s degree in Broadcast Journalism from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. She presently resides in the Greater Boston area with her husband and sons.

You can contact Christina at chhager@boston.cbs.com.

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Starbucks CEO To Customers: Leave Your Guns At Home

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz put out a statement asking customers not to bring their weapons into his stores, even legally licensed gun owners.

09/18/2013

(Image courtesy: Plymouth Police)

Plymouth Police Looking For 2 Men In Possible Attempted Abduction

Plymouth police are looking for two men who allegedly tried to lure some small children into their car last weekend.

09/17/2013

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Number Of Reported Rapes Nearly Doubles At Harvard

Rape victim advocates are surprisingly positive about the news.

09/05/2013

Checks and cash gifts in this custom-made wooden box were stolen after the wedding. (Family photo)

Former Sheriff’s Officer Accused Of Stealing Thousands From Newlyweds

A local bus driver is accused of stealing from newlyweds and police say it was all caught on camera.

08/29/2013

Glaser's dog Jack (Credit: Christina Hager/WBZ)

Oxford Diner Owner Says Veteran, Service Dog Not Welcome In Restaurant

He made it through two tours in Iraq but James Glaser says today, he can’t get through the simplest of tasks without his furry friend — therapy and service dog Jack.

08/26/2013

Fire in Somerville. (WBZ-TV photo)

Reward Offered After Somerville Arson Fires

Officials are offering a reward of up to $15,000 as federal, state, and Somerville investigators try to hunt down an arsonist.

08/19/2013

Disney dancing hippo statue. (WBZ-TV Photo)

Disney Replaces Hippo Statue Stolen From Hudson Girl’s Grave

You could call it a lesson in good versus evil. The family has suddenly gone from zero to three hippos.

08/13/2013

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Carver Family Sues School District Over Alleged Bullying Of Jewish Boy

Parents say their 13-year-old son has endured years of relentless bullying because he’s Jewish.

08/08/2013

OCEARCH off the coast of Cape Cod

Cape Shark Crew: Good News & Bad News; Great Whites Aren’t Biting

The great white sharks are circling off Cape Cod, but they aren’t biting. That’s both good and bad news for the Ocearch crew tracking them.

08/01/2013

The team of OCEARCH off Chatham. (Credit: WBZ's Christina Hager)

Shark Tagging Team Tracking Great White Off Coast Of Chatham

Wednesday morning, a shark tagging team spotted a 12-to-14 foot Great White shark off the coast of Chatham.

07/31/2013

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