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Jasmine Huda takes her love of news and the St. Louis community to Fox 2 News at 11 p.m., which she co-anchors with Shirley Washington. Jasmine joined The Fox 2 / News 11 team in January 2016.

Jasmine’s experience in news began in Ann Arbor, Michigan, where she attended the University of Michigan and reported for NPR member station WUOM. She subsequently landed behind-the-scenes positions with National Public Radio and Fox News Channel in Washington, DC.

A St. Louis native, Jasmine was thrilled to move back to Missouri for her first on-air reporting position at KSPR-TV in Springfield, MO. She later moved to her hometown, first working at KSDK-TV, and later KMOV-TV as an evening anchor and reporter. She is the recipient of a national Edward R. Murrow award, a regional Edward R. Murrow award, and a regional Mid-America Emmy.

Jasmine has been honored in several publications for her talent and contributions to St. Louis. She was named “Best Newscaster” by St. Louis Magazine, “Best Female On Air Personality” by Alive Magazine, and has also been profiled in The New York Times, The 9s Men’s Magazine, Forbes.com, and “Who’s Who In Diversity in St. Louis.”

Jasmine is active in a number of local causes, primarily the American Heart Association. She is a member of the Go Red For Women Executive Leadership Team and emcees the annual Go Red For Women Luncheon and Metro St. Louis Heart Walk. She is also involved with Guns ‘N Hoses, The National Council of Jewish Women’s ‘Back 2 School Store’, The Veiled Prophet Fashion Show, and The Crisis Nursery.

In her spare time, Jasmine enjoys yoga, “Wait, Wait Don’t Tell Me” and her new home, which she says desperately needs a puppy.

Want to send me a news tip? E-mail me at jasmine.huda@tvstl.com


Recent Articles
  • Ferguson officer recovering after vehicle rear-ended by distracted driver

    FERGUSON, MO – The Ferguson police chief hopes drivers will pay closer attention to the road, and the law after one of his officers was struck. The Lieutenant had pulled over to assist a driver on I-270 at West Florissant at about 11 pm Wednesday. He didn’t make it far. “He was rear-ended before he ever even got a chance to get out of the car to render aid,” Ferguson Police Chief Delrish Moss said. Moss calls the incident an […]

  • New St. Louis Airbnb designed to hit high note for bands concerned about equipment theft

    ST. LOUIS – A new AirBnB could be the solution for bands concerned about security in the St. Louis-area. Located on Lemp Avenue on the same block as the popular Off Broadway Bar, Jam BnB Suite lets musicians “stay and play,” owner Dan White said. White, a musician himself, said he wanted to do something to prevent tour buses and vans from becoming the target of thieves. “It could be as simple as parking at a hotel. And going to […]

  • From parking garages to gyms, police provide guidance to general public about personal safety

    BRENTWOOD, MO  – A recent carjacking prompted residents in Brentwood to ask for personal safety guidance. The response: A citizens’ safety seminar. Even though crime in Brentwood is rare, and even though the stolen vehicle in the carjacking was recovered Brentwood Police Chief Col. Joseph Spiess said one can never be too aware. “Even in a safe community like Brentwood, things like this are happening,” Spiess said. “Crime is very transient now.” In the case of the carjacking, four men […]

  • New video shows wounded Arnold police officer navigating stairs

    ST. LOUIS – A police officer who was critically wounded is proving once again that he is a true fighter. Eight months after he was shot in the back of the head, Arnold Police Officer Ryan O’Connor is now beginning to navigate stairs. Jasmine Huda shows us video of his latest physical therapy session.

  • Surveillance images of attempted Hazelwood carjacking show customer fighting off suspect

    HAZELWOOD, Mo. – New security images show the man wanted for an attempted carjacking at a Hazelwood gas station. They also show the brave and brazen customer who fought him off. A female customer at the Phillips 66 gas station was approached by a man at about 6:30 a.m. last Tuesday. “As she was gassing up her vehicle, a young man came running up to her. He said, ‘Get out of my way.’ Jumped in her car,” Hazelwood Police Chief […]

  • Woman fends off would-be carjacker at Hazelwood gas station

    HAZELWOOD, Mo. – A brazen move during an attempted carjacking. But in this case, “brazen” refers to both the suspect and the driver. “She handled it very assertively,” Hazelwood Police Chief Gregg Hall said. Hall said a customer at the Phillips 66 gas station was approached by a man at about 6:30 a.m. Tuesday. “As she was gassing up her vehicle, a young man came running up to her. He said, ‘Get out of my way.’ Jumped in her car,” […]

  • Family mourns loss of Affton woman killed in Table Rock Lake tragedy

    ST. LOUIS – The son of the Affton woman killed in the boating tragedy at Table Rock Lake said he remains in shock. Fox 2’s Jasmine Huda spoke exclusively with Joe Strecker about how he wants his mother, Rosie Hamann, to be remembered. “There aren’t enough words to describe my mom. She was just everything in the world,” Strecker, 45, said. Strecker recalls receiving the horrific news from a law enforcement officer last week. “A state trooper called me. I […]

  • Maryland Heights police officer, K-9 make cover of national working dog magazine

    MARYLAND HEIGHTS, MO – A Maryland Heights police officer is trained to shoot on target. But he never imagined he would be the target of a photo shoot. Fox 2’s Jasmine Huda met up with Officer Alex Waldroup and K-9 Bax. The pair appears on the cover of the latest issue of Working Dog Magazine.

  • Video: Injured Arnold officer responds to music, plays “air” bass

    ARNOLD, Mo. – To call it music to his ears is an understatement. It is music to everyone’s ears to hear—and see—Arnold Officer Ryan O’Connor respond to the song, “Rock This Town,” by Stray Cats. Recent video taken by his family shows the officer as he simulates a performance. “Seeing him in the car, with his fingers simulating like he was playing bass guitar, that was incredible,” Francis Gomez said. Gomez, a fellow law enforcement officer, is O’Connor’s bandmate in […]

  • Clayton first responders receive new tool to help special needs residents

    CLAYTON, Mo. – In the event of an emergency, the City of Clayton has created a joint registry for residents who have special needs, an invaluable service designed to save time and lives. When crisis calls, first responders will be the first to tell you time means everything. “Seconds are everything. Especially if we can get that notification,” said Firefighter Paramedic John Herr, Clayton Fire Department. Both the Clayton Fire Department and Clayton Police Department have had separate systems in place to […]

  • FOX 2 Exclusive: Thieves caught on camera targeting west St. Louis County shoppers

    MANCHESTER, MO – A man and woman wanted for stealing wallets from Walmart customers have been identified. Manchester Police say images posted of the couple last week generated several tips from the public. “People started recognizing them. And called CrimeStoppers and identified them for us,” Manchester Police Sgt. Ed Skaggs said. Newly released video puts in perspective how simple it was for the suspects to carry out the crime. In the video, the man, wearing a white shirt, and the […]

  • FOX 2 Exclusive: Children used as decoys as women steal $5,000 worth of lingerie from Victoria’s Secret

    DES PERES, MO – The images are startling: a group of small children – possibly toddlers – running, trying to keep up with a pair of women. The women, police said, had just stolen nearly $5,000 from Victoria’s Secret store at West County Center June 18. The children were at the center of the operation, used as decoys, Des Peres Department of Public Safety Lt. Dale Fiala said. “They’re being used for a distraction. If you see someone coming in […]