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Kevin Cokely Biography

Kevin Cokely is an American journalist working as a reporter for NBC 5. He joined NBC 5 back in July 2000. Kevin attended the University of New Hampshire.

Cokely graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications. He is a volunteer at Habitat for Humanity, Special Olympics and other non-profit organizations. His hobbies include sailing, skiing, horseback riding and traveling with his wife, Karen.

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He is a married man and enjoys traveling with his wife, Karen.

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Kevin Cokely Career | Kevin Cokely NBC 5

Kevin Cokely joined NBC 5 in July of 2000. Kevin has more than 20 years of involvement in TV news. He started his profession while as yet going to school in Durham, New Hampshire, USA. From that point forward, he has worked for TV slots in Texas, Georgia, South Carolina, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Washington, D.C.

The beneficiary of five Emmy Awards, Cokely has secured reports in Dallas, Atlanta, Cleveland, St. Louis, Greenville, S.C., and Scranton, PA. As a National Correspondent situated in Washington, D.C., he voyaged widely and secured the White House, Congress, and the Pentagon.

During his honor winning announcing profession, Cokely joined in securing breaking news inclusion of the space transport Columbia catastrophe over Texas and investigated the September eleventh psychological militant assaults from American Airlines Headquarters.

He has secured the Presidential Inauguration of George Bush, three National Political Conventions, the 1996 Atlanta Summer Olympics, John Glenn’s Space Shuttle flight, and the Space Shuttle Challenger hearings.

He has revealed from Bosnia, Beirut and Moscow; the USS Theodore Roosevelt, and the USS Iowa; secured two Papal outings; the Three Mile Island atomic plant mishap; talked with five U.S. Presidents, and filled in as an understudy in the White House Office of Communications.

He moved on from the University of New Hampshire with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications. Cokely has volunteered for Habitat for Humanity, Special Olympics and other non-benefit associations. He at present serves on the Awards Committee for the National Academy of Arts and Sciences and speaks to the Lone Star Emmy Chapter as National Trustee.


National Awards Committee Delegate
Company Name National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
Dates Employed Jan 2007 – Present
Employment Duration 12 yrs 9 mos
National Trustee January 2011 – January 2015
Awards Committee Delegate since January 2007

News Anchor / Reporter
Company Name NBC 5 KXAS Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas
Dates Employed Jul 2000 – Present
Employment Duration 19 yrs 3 mos
Anchor top-rated newscasts, produce content for online and broadcast

National Trustee / President / Awards Chair
Company Name Lone Star Emmy Chapter, National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
Dates Employed Jan 2004 – Dec 2009
Employment Duration 6 yrs
Current Awards Chair / Three-Term President / Two-Term National Trustee

News Anchor / Reporter
Company Name WOIO Cleveland, Ohio
Dates Employed Jan 1998 – Dec 1999
Employment Duration 2 yrs

News Anchor / Reporter
Company Name WYFF Greenville, South Carolina
Dates Employed Jan 1995 – Dec 1997
Employment Duration 3 yrs

News Anchor / Reporter
Company Name WGNX Atlanta, Georgia
Dates Employed Jan 1989 – Jun 1994
Employment Duration 5 yrs 6 mos

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Artificial Intelligence May Help Stop Mass Shootings Before They Start

Students at The University of Texas at Dallas are using artificial intelligence to stop mass shootings before they start.

“It’s something that we haven’t had before,” said Ashlesha Nesarikar, a UT Dallas computer science major.

The early-warning system the 19-year-old and her team developed is called iNotify — it instantly analyzes security camera video to identify weapons and real threats.

“We can add this extra level of context too, in real-time, recognize whether someone is wielding a weapon and posing a threat to people in the community,” Nesarikar said.

The founder of Plano Intelligence, Inc., Nesarikar got the idea for iNotify when an attacker stabbed four students at UT Austin last May, killing one of them.

“The call to 911 didn’t happen until about five minutes after the start of the attack, so you had five minutes where people were being hurt and no one could help essentially,” said Nesarikar.

iNotify could be employed on school campuses and other public places to instantly alert police about real threats.

“It, in real-time, recognizes these weapons and they can actually determine the meaning of what’s going on rather than just saying, you know, this is what I think it is and then send out, based on that, still in real-time, a notification to law enforcement, emergency responders and anyone who may be in harm’s way as a result of the weapon being detected,” Nesarikar said.

A smartphone app to receive alerts is still under development, but Nesarikar expects everything to be working by the end of this year.

“At the end of the day, we are using this new technology to save lives and reduce the loss of lives and injuries,” said Nesarikar. “That feels good, that’s the entire reason why I want to do this, you know.” Nesarikar has already heard from several entities interested in using iNotify.

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