Anthony Johnson is a reporter for Eyewitness News on Channel 7 WABC-TV in New York City. Anthony is also a fill in sports anchor on Eyewitness News.

Police identify woman found dead in car in Hackensack Burger King parking lot — Authorities have identified an elderly New York woman who had voiced concern about driving home during the weekend snowstorm before she was found dead in her partially snow-covered car at a fast-food restaurant in Hackensack. But they still have not determined what caused the death of 78-year-old Frances McQuaige, although foul play is not suspected.

30 East Coast school bomb threats called in; 10 in New Jersey — Bomb threats were made against schools in at least ten New Jersey towns Tuesday, and now authorities believe they are part of a pattern that stretches up and down the East Coast. None of the threats was considered valid, but schools in Garfield, Bergenfield, Leonia, Fair Lawn, Englewood, Teaneck, Hackensack, Tenafly and Clifton, along with a school in Middlesex County, received the robocall threats overnight.

2015 Captured Through Hoboken Sunrises — Another year has flown by, and just in case you blinked and missed something, I've got you covered. On January 1st, I set out on a unique mission: to take a photo of the sunrise every morning for a year.

Lady Pirates Finish 5th in Gallup - Cibola Beacon: Sports — GALLUP- After an opening round loss to Kirtland Central last Thursday, the Grants High School girls basketball team (2-2) rebounded to win their final two games in the 41st annual John Lomasney Gallup Girls Invitational Basketball Tournament for a 5th place finish.

Franklin Township police officer helps non-verbal boy with autism get communication device — A New Jersey police officer's act of kindness is going viral after he went above and beyond the call of duty to help a missing boy with autism. The 16-year-old, named Zion, is non-verbal, but Franklin Township police Officer Richard Hartnett helped the family come up with a way for him to communicate after he had once again run away from home.
Dec 03, 2015

RT @ABC7NY: NJ police officer helps non-verbal boy with autism get communication device:

3 Areas of Law Every Entrepreneur Should Know — Most entrepreneurs don't have a team of lawyers following them around to help make every decision. Just as entrepreneurs need to know the basics of accounting and marketing, they also need to understand the basics of business law to avoid the potential failure that follows costly litigation.

Mexico Supreme Court to Decide on Legalizing Marijuana — On Wednesday, Mexico's Supreme Court will debate whether the prohibition of the consumption and cultivation of marijuana for personal use is unconstitutional. The Court will determine whether the prohibition of the consumption of marijuana - and its cultivation for non-commercial ends - violates the human right to the free development of one's personality.
Oct 28, 2015

Mexico's Supreme Court to decide soon on pot legalization. Will Mexico City start smelling like San Francisco?…

MARIJUANA POLITICS — Congressman Earl Blumenauer has been traveling coast-to-coast recently, drumming up support for marijuana legalization nationally and supporting the Oregon cannabis community in every way that he can. From introducing expungement legislation based upon Oregon's recently passed expungement law to working on sensible federal banking reform, Blumenauer has been leading the way for the cannabis law reform movement nationally.

NJ Transit service getting back on track after train breaks down in Hudson River tunnel — New Jersey Transit says service is returning to normal after a train became disabled Monday morning in the north tube of the Hudson River Tunnel. The disabled train has been cleared from the tube, and trains in and out of Penn Station are now running on or close to schedule with some residual delays.
Aug 17, 2015

Amazing how this great metropolitan area has such useless infrastructure #NYC via @ABC7NY


Aug 11, 2015

RT @ZaidJilani: Bernie Sanders denounces the drug war before 28,000 people in Portland. Hillary still thinks pot should be illegal.…

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Feb 07, 2016

Enjoy the Super Bowl! Cheer, laugh and enjoy days of celebration.

Feb 04, 2016

@morris29b Good Afternoon Morris. Hope you are having a great day and enjoy the weekend.

Jan 24, 2016

Love being in studio with Ms. Bookman and Mr. Torres. Two of the most respected anchors in NYC.

Jan 23, 2016

@JENNGOTZON @ABC7News @ABC7NY thanks for stopping by and being a great interview.

Jan 22, 2016

RT @ralph_gregoire: Look at the snow outside of my house in saint albans ny at my window @ABC7NY

Jan 22, 2016

Its a done deal? Mets keep Yo Yo Yoenis Cespedes. At least for a year. I'm ready for spring training now. Snow storm 1 step closer to ⚾️

Jan 22, 2016

Snow already falling in Brick and roads quickly getting coated. The big storm has arrived.

Jan 19, 2016

Officials meet to talk about bomb threats at schools.

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