Elina Shirazi is the space coast reporter at FOX 35 News. Elina graduated from American University in 2015. Before coming to the area, Elina worked for Fox News in Miami as a multimedia reporter. Most notably she covered the 2020 United States presidential election and Florida news, including the state's recovery from Hurricane Michael, and the Super Bowl. Elina also traveled across the country for major breaking news, and also reported on the Iranian government's lack of transparency during COVID-19. Elina is excited to continue reporting in Florida and covering space coast news, including SpaceX launches and NASA.
Elina began her career as a producer for Fox News and later worked as a reporter and anchor for WDVM-TV, a station covering Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia. Elina is originally from Northern Virginia but considers Florida to be her new home. Fun fact, Elina is bilingual, she can speak Farsi fluently, and is always brushing up on her Spanish and French.
In her spare time she loves traveling, reading, and finding new stories to uncover.
While on her route picking up kids for school, Renee Hill noticed something out of the ordinary - a small child standing on the side of the road, wearing only a diaper, and no adult child nearby.
The twin girls are being called 'little heroes.'
One company is pushing technology to its limits. Newly released video shows a burst pressure test — a one-third-scale test model of what will one day be a habitat for astronauts and researchers to live and work in space.
In 1969, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin planted an American flag on the moon, and became the first humans to step foot there. His words marking the moment also marked in history: "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind."
Four people, including three Brevard County firefighters, were transported to the hospital late Sunday night after their fire truck and a pickup truck crashed at an intersection.
The U.S. Space Force is set to launch its sixth Space Based Infrared System Geosynchronous Earth Orbit (SBIRS GEO 6) missile detection satellite into space on Thursday morning from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida.
For over two decades, the International Space Station (ISS) has long been a room, board, and research hub for astronauts. Also, a symbol of the partnership between the United States and Russia. The floating laboratory’s future is now in jeopardy.
Two candidates running for office for the first time, retired school resource officer Shawn Overdorf and Cocoa police officer Chris Hattaway, both revealed details of phone calls they had with Brevard County’s top lawman, Sheriff Wayne Ivey.
NASA’S $10 billion James Webb Telescope dropped a full batch of pictures, taking the nation by storm.
The Brevard County Sheriff's Office participated in an active shooter training exercise at a hospital on Wednesday to help prepare deputies and first responders should one happen here.