Barber reporting in Cucuta, Colombia in May 2019.
|Born||October 20, 1989|
|Education||Wofford College |
Barber began her career as a staff writer for the website The Washington Free Beacon, responsible for reporting on the United States Congress. Barber then served as a general assignment reporter and the Prince George's County Deputy Bureau Chief for Washington's CBS affiliate, WUSA. At WUSA, Barber reported on an array of stories, including the 2015 Washington, D.C., mass killing of the Savopoulos family and their housekeeper Veralicia Figueroa, the March 2016 U.S. Capitol lock-down, and the protests following the shooting of Terrence Sterling.
While at Fox News, she has covered top news stories of the day across both daytime and primetime programming. Barber has reported on the May Day protests against President Trump's executive orders centered on immigration, and extensively covered the Charlottesville car attack for the network.
In 2019, Barber reported on the political turmoil in Venezuela and the resulting refugee crisis in neighboring countries.  She and her crew were reporting on the Venezuela-Colombia border when gunfire erupted near the Simón Bolívar International Bridge and a thirty-minute shootout ensued.   Barber was also the first reporter for a U.S.-based English-language network to travel to Maicao, Colombia and cover the UNHCR assistance camp set up to help refugees fleeing the political crisis in Venezuela.
Alexander Ovechkin Interview
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