Born in China, Miya graduated from Syracuse University with a degree in Broadcast Journalism, and a minor in Asian History. She has worked as a television reporter in New York, Alabama, Kansas, and Michigan, where it snows from November to May.
Since joining the Eyewitness News team in 2002, Miya has covered every story imaginable. She traveled to China three times for ABC-13, where she followed Houston Rockets, as well as Houston's Mayor. Her memorable assignments include covering Sen. John McCain during the 2008 Presidential election, as well as Mayor Annise Parker's trade missions to Brazil, Korea, and Japan.
Away from work, Miya is heavily involved in the Houston community. She has moderated a number of community panels and often serves as MC for a variety of events. In 2012, Miya married State Representative Gene Wu. In 2013, they welcomed their first child, Winston. Miya's dog Mei Ling rounds out the family.
A husband and father of two says his family is recovering after being shot at during a road rage incident Sunday night.
Mohammad Khadra, 16, was stopped by immigration officials at George Bush Intercontinental Airport, hours after President Trump's controversial immigration order was signed.
When the Falcons and Patriots take the field on Sunday, several Houston doctors will be on the sidelines, carefully watching the players.
Mohammad Khadra, 16, was stopped by immigration officials at George Bush Intercontinental Airport on Saturday, hours after President Trump's controversial immigration order was signed.
At her favorite neighborhood restaurant, owned by a fellow Syrian native, Bessan Alrshidat sits and worries.