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Axel Turcios

National Correspondent

Axel Turcios is an Emmy-Award winning journalist who joins Newsy as a National Correspondent based out of New York City. He comes to us from Univision 23 in Miami, where Axel appeared frequently on the national programs Primer Impacto, Noticiero Nacional Univision and Despierta América. Before joining Univision, Axel worked for two years as a reporter for Telemundo in Las Vegas. Axel will be the first to tell you that reporting out of New York City has been a life-long dream. He dedicates his spare time to community work and organizing charitable projects to help low-income families and children in his country of origin, Honduras.

Recent Work
Workers install a second hangar-sized tent in New York
Julia Nikhinson / APU.S.

New York City Races To House Thousands Of Newly Arrived Migrants

Justine and Keyong
NewsyU.S.

New York City Schools Create Office For Foster Care Students

Participants carry flags from several different countries during a pregame ceremony celebrating hispanic heritage month
Ron Jenkins / APU.S.

Hispanic Population In Portland Is Growing Rapidly

A person receives a monkeypox vaccine.
Francisco Seco / APSci/Health

Children, College Students Diagnosed With Monkeypox Raise Alarm

Michel Sagues, Francelys Guedez and Jaison Manrrique
Axel TurciosPolitics

Venezuelan Migrants Faced Dangerous Journey To Flee Country

People wait in a room after getting off the bus.
NewsyPolitics

129 More Migrants Arrive In New York City From Texas

This 2014 illustration made available by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention depicts a polio virus particle
CDCSci/Health

Polio Spreading: Virus Found In New York City Wastewater

A bathroom is shown.
APU.S.

City Council Bill Could Open More Public Bathrooms In New York City

A sign is displayed outside a DC Health monkeypox vaccine clinic
Patrick Semansky / APSci/Health

There Is A Nationwide Shortage Of Monkeypox Vaccines

Daniel Rofin, 41, receives a vaccine against Monkeypox from a health professional in a medical center in Barcelona, Spain
Francisco Seco / APSci/Health

Monkeypox Has Now Been Declared A National Public Health Emergency

 Sci/Health

New Yorkers Scramble To Get Monkeypox Vaccine

Cathleen, of Cathleen's Toy Reviews, demonstrates Party Pop Teenies at the Sweet Suite show.
Richard Drew / APBusiness

Biggest Toy Industry Event Focused On Interactive Products This Year

Richard Cox, center, is dragged into a cell after being pulled from the back of a police van after being detained
APU.S.

Crump To Represent Randy Cox, Black Man Hurt In Police Van

Flags affirming LGBTQ+ identity dress the fencing surrounding the Stonewall National Monument.
Bebeto Matthews / APU.S.

Pride Parade Marched On With Mix Emotions In New York City

Raymond Lopez walks down a street.
NewsyPolitics

Chicago Mayoral Candidate Shares His Coming Out Journey

Memorial of the victims from the Bronx Apartment Fire
Mai Nolasco-Carranza / NewsyU.S.

Newsy Looks At New York Safety Compliances After Deadly Apartment Fire

A memorial for Robb Elementary School victims
Mai Nolasco-Carranza / NewsySci/Health

The Mental Health Impact Mass Shootings Have On Survivors

Jose Mata, top, a brother of Xavier Lopez, and a man, who declined to give his name, place a wooden cross at a memorial
Jae C. Hong / APU.S.

Uvalde Family Reminisces On Life Of 10-Year-Old Xavier Lopez

A memorial for victims of the Robb Elementary School mass shooting
Eric Gay / APU.S.

Trauma Surgeon Who Treated Uvalde Victims Calls For Gun Reform

Uvalde nurse Esmeralda Zamora and her 10-year-old daughter, Stacie Villarreal
NewsyU.S.

Uvalde Mother Shares Story Of Daughter's Survival, Community Bond

A DJ works at The Lot Radio.
NewsyU.S.

Shipping Container Radio Station Unites Brooklyn Music Community

An arrangement of fentanyl test strips
Mark Lennihan / APSci/Health

More Politicians Stepping In To Legalize Fentanyl Testing Strips

A man prepares to use drugs at OnPoint NYC.
NewsyU.S.

Why A New York City Facility Allows Drug Use To Reduce Overdoses

Tesla vehicle charges at a charging station
Chuck BurtonBusiness

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Boom Nationwide

Former Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez, center, is taken in handcuffs to a waiting aircraft
Elmer Martinez / APWorld

Hondurans In New York Celebrate Ex-President Hernandez's Arrest

Runners cross the starting line of the 125th Boston Marathon in 2021.
Mary Schwalm / APSports

Perfect Spring Weather Greets Boston Marathon's April Return

Subway shooting suspect Frank James
Seth Wenig / APU.S.

Brooklyn Subway Attack Suspect Ordered Held Without Bail

Law enforcement officials lead subway shooting suspect Frank R. James into a car.
Seth Wenig / APU.S.

'Prophet Of Doom': Subway Suspect Left Ranting Video Clues

A subway station in New York City
John Minchillo / APU.S.

Community Comes Together After New York Subway Shooting

New York City Police Department personnel gather at the entrance to a subway stop.
John Minchillo / APU.S.

Man Arrested In Brooklyn Subway Attack Charged With Terrorism