Former Times-Picayune reporter named ABC ‘World News Now’ co-anchor
New Orleans Times-Picayune
"The hardest part of all this is leaving New Orleans" for New York, says Rob Nelson. "This is a city that gets in your blood, and makes you feel very much at home real quickly." Nelson, 31, worked for the Times-Picayune for seven years before making the jump to TV three years ago.