Erin Laviola

Erin Laviola is based in Columbus, Ohio and has a decade's worth of journalism experience. Prior to joining Heavy, she worked as a segment producer at CBS News in New York. In that role, Erin conducted interviews with congressmen, former intelligence officials and legal professionals. She was also heavily involved in 2016 election coverage. Early in her career, Erin honed her news gathering and writing skills working as a morning TV producer in Columbus. Send tips to Erin.Laviola@Heavy.com. Follow her on Twitter: @ErinLaviola
  • Hayley Lamez Missing: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Hayley Lamez, a teenager from Redding, California, vanished on February 24, 2019.

  • Matthew Bowen: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Taylor Ceepo: Runner Dies During Cleveland Marathon

  • Pete Buttigieg’s Husband, Chasten, Was Homeless After Coming Out

  • Pete Buttigieg Net Worth: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Tabatha Bundesen, Grumpy Cat’s Owner: 5 Fast Facts

    Tabatha Bundesen raised Tardar Sauce, better known as Grumpy Cat, since birth.

  • Daniel Valerivich Starikov: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Chasten Buttigieg’s Parents, Terry & Sherri Glezman: 5 Fast Facts

  • Conrad Black: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Matthew Farrar: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Cadesha Bishop: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Cadesha Bishop is charged with open murder after police said she shoved an elderly man off a Las Vegas bus.

  • Clarence Evans: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Amad Rashad Redding: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Marcus Lillard: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Nicholas Immesberger: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Jordan Bennett vs Broward County Sheriff’s Office: 5 Fast Facts

  • Kaine Louzader: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Amanda Eller Missing: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Shian Mengini: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Birgitte Kallestad: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Birgitte Kallestad of Norway died after contracting the rabies virus from a puppy she rescued while on vacation in the Philippines.

  • Krista Noelle Madden: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Judge Amit Mehta: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Sean Eldridge, Chris Hughes’ Husband: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Jim Jordan: Democrats Trying to Destroy AG William Barr (VIDEO)

  • Doug Domenech: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Doug Domenech, a senior official at the Interior Department and Meghan McCain's father-in-law, is under investigation for a potential ethics violation.

  • Rece Davis’ Wife, Leigh Langley: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • T.J. Hockenson’s Girlfriend, Carley Arnold: 5 Fast Facts

  • Daniel Jeremiah’s Wife, Meredith Rae: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • James Holzhauer’s Family: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Mercadies Williams & Ramon Zendejas: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Child endangerment charges against Mercadies Williams & Ramon Zendejas were dropped by prosecutors; deputies had accused the couple of keeping their baby boys in cages.