Amy Lange is an Emmy award-winning anchor and reporter with FOX 2 News.
From politics to courts to social issues, Lange's reporting has allowed her to cover some of the most important stories of our time. She's been to Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention, to Capitol Hill for testimony on the Flint Water Crisis and to the Supreme Court for the same-sex marriage case after spending several years covering a Michigan couple's fight for the right to marry. She also traveled numerous times to an orphanage in Haiti following the earthquake there to tell the story of the children impacted by the natural disaster.
Lange has won multiple Emmy awards including best anchor and investigative reporter. Passionate about the issue of homelessness, she has won Emmy awards for her reporting in Haiti, and her work on children in the state foster care system. Her work on homeless veterans was recognized with an Edward R Murrow Regional Award. She has also received awards from the Society of Professional Journalists, the Michigan Association of Broadcasters and the Associated Press.
Lange came to FOX 2 from WEYI-TV in Flint, Michigan, where she worked as a reporter/anchor from 1996 until 1998. Before joining WEYI, Lange was a news promotions producer and an associate news producer at WTVJ in Miami, Florida.
Lange graduated cum laude with honors from the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida, where she majored in Broadcast Journalism and Spanish. In 2008 she received her Master's degree in Social Justice from Marygrove College in Detroit.
The latest from Amy Lange
Blight Busters and HGTV's Bargain Block ready for art show in Old Redford
"We're out here getting it ready - food trucks coming - art vendors everywhere - live mural-ing - it will be a blast," said Keith Bynum.
16-year-old chef earns culinary arts bachelor's degree from Henry Ford College
What started as summer camp at Henry Ford College led to college at the age of 13. She graduated three years later and now has her bachelor's degree in culinary arts from Henry Ford College.
Rising Covid outbreak costs leaves Hope Shelters needing a helping hand
"A lot of us are one paycheck away from disaster - these are folks that have experienced that disaster," said Brian Wright, the executive director.
Video shows reckless driver slamming into vehicles, crashing through fence in Livonia
A woman driving in a Livonia parking lot Thursday suddenly turned and drove onto the sidewalk, hitting parked vehicles and crashing through a fence.
Incidents of anti-Semitic and anti-LGBTQ hate on rise in Hartland
"This kind of thing scares people - which is obviously their objective," said Ohashi. "Growing up here I've seen plenty of flyers in our community of hate, like from white supremacy groups."
Oakland County Prosecutor wants murder conviction tossed; motives questioned
A man convicted of killing his nephew 13 years ago could have his crime changed to a lesser crime as the prosecutor asks for it to be tossed. But the timing is being questioned as the man's family has links to the prosecutor's campaign.
Muhammad Ali's daughter fights for clemency for man convicted of Michigan murder
Khaliah Ali, the daughter of boxing legend Muhammad Ali, said she is ready to fight for the release of a man imprisoned for a murder many say he did not commit.
ExxonMobil, gas station owner sued for triple shooting where victims were locked in store
It was 3 a.m. Saturday, May 6th at the Exxon Mobil at McNichols and the Lodge - three customers are pleading with gas station clerk, al-Hassan Aiyash, to unlock the doors.
Oxford shooting families get key win in lawsuit against district
A federal judge has ruled that a civil lawsuit filed against the Oxford School district and school counselor can move forward, overruling a decision that blocked the suit.
Fundraiser at Detroit Zoo helps legal clinic provide services to people in need
The William Booth Legal Aid Clinic, founded in 1994, helps people living at or below the poverty line. It's a free service for people who otherwise may not be able to afford a lawyer.