Nov. 11, 2008 -- Gigi Stone is a correspondent for ABC News, based in New York. She reports for "Good Morning America," "World News with Charles Gibson" and "Nightline" as well as other ABC platforms. She also anchors for ABC News NOW, the network's 24-hour digital channel, and "World News Now," ABC's overnight news program.
Ms. Stone has reported live from the scene of numerous domestic and international breaking news events, covering wildfires, floods and murder investigations. Ms. Stone anchored coverage of the death of Pope John Paul II and the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Additionally, she has done a series of investigative reports on health insurance fraud, pension shortfalls, and predatory lending practices.
From April 2002 to July 2004, Ms. Stone reported business news for Business Week TV and NewsOne, ABC News' affiliate news service. At Business Week TV, she wrote, produced and reported live daily business updates for WABC-TV and "Money Talks," a national consumer affairs finance program for ABC affiliates.
From 1997 to March 2002, Ms. Stone was a general assignment reporter and the Queens bureau chief for NY1 News, where she covered the September 11, 2001 attacks. Prior to joining NY1, she was a reporter and anchor at ABC News' affiliate in Wilmington, NC, WWAY/TV-3.
Ms. Stone has a master's from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in New York City. She lives in New York.