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Diane Pathieu
Diane Pathieu joined ABC 7 Chicago, the Number One station in the market, as a reporter in December, 2011. She reports for the ABC 7 weekend morning newscasts and fills-in throughout the week with news and traffic reports.

Prior to joining the ABC 7 team, Diane was a reporter/anchor at WTMJ4 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She reported for their morning show, "Live at Daybreak" and also served as anchor of "Live at Noon."
Diane got her start at KFXB-TV in Dubuque, Iowa after graduating Columbia College Chicago in 2001, and has worked at various stations in the Midwest over the years. She even dabbled in radio, both on-air and behind the scenes!

Diane is a native Chicagoan, born and raised in Rogers Park. She is a first-generation American; her family comes from Lebanon and Syria, and they are all fluent in the Assyrian language. Diane is happy to be back home and looks forward to helping serve her community.

Diane is happily married, and in the process of turning her Cheesehead husband into an honorary Chicago sports fan!

A Cook County judge confirmed Tuesday that Ernie Banks understood exactly what he was doing when he signed his final will.
One man was killed and another wounded after a shooting at a nightclub in the city's South Loop neighborhood, police said.
Bundled up in winter gear, children hunted for Easter eggs in the first outdoor event at Maggie Daley Park in Chicago on Friday.
Store surveillance video obtained by ABC7 shows a quick-thinking clerk lock two attempted armed robbery suspects inside the gas station while he escapes to a back room to call 911.
A minor derailment Monday afternoon led to major delays on three Metra lines.