Diane McInerney is a New York-based correspondent for CBS Television Distribution’s INSIDE EDITION, as well as the anchor of INSIDE EDITION WEEKEND.
McInerney covers a wide range of stories for the newsmagazine, from the serious to the sublime, everything from the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton to an exclusive interview with the late Princess Di’s former lover, James Hewitt. She even trained with former Navy Seals – the same elite military unit responsible for taking out Osama bin Laden.
Before joining INSIDE EDITION in 2003, McInerney was a reporter for WNYW-TV, the flagship Fox station in New York City, covering live, breaking news stories for the station’s newscasts.
McInerney also served as a weekend anchor and reporter for News 12 Long Island, covering breaking news stories and innovative features, including a thrilling flight with the famed Thunderbirds Air Force team. She received two Emmy nominations for Outstanding Crime Series while at News 12.
Previously, McInerney was weekend anchor and reporter for WFXL-TV, the Fox affiliate in Albany, Ga., where she covered the devastating floods of 1998 and presented a fascinating series taking viewers along as she learned to skydive.
McInerney is a New York native, raised in Queens and Long Island. She received a B.S. in Communications from St. John’s University in Queens.