Cory James
Cory James joined the ABC30 Action News team as a general assignment reporter in January 2016.

Before moving to Fresno, Cory was a reporter/fill-in anchor based in the northern Santa Barbara County bureau for KEYT-TV and KCOY-TV. His first story involved reporting on the Isla Vista mass shooting that killed six people and injured more than a dozen others around the University of California, Santa Barbara campus.

Cory graduated from the University of Georgia's Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication. While in school, he interned for CNN and WSB-TV in Atlanta.

Originally from Georgia, Cory is excited to make California home. He is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists.

Cory loves to cook, travel and volunteer with local organizations.

Friday's storm put the Fresno State softball game into a rain delay and, dampened a beer festival at the zoo. But snow is welcomed at China Peak.
Two people are recovering from injuries after a fire destroyed a home in Fresno County.
Loved ones say 27-year-old Jontell Reedom suffered from schizophrenia and they believe it played a role in his ultimately deadly confrontation with police.
Outside of the Fresno Veterans Home of California, the gates were closed during business hours, following the deadly shooting at a state veterans facility some 200 miles up north in Yountville.
Investigators believe a Fresno Police officer wrongfully shot the teen in the back of the head last April.