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Sam Champion

WATCH: Why You Shouldn't Call Everything A Polar Vortex

HuffPost Live | Ishita Singh | Posted 11.14.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Weather forecasters exhausted the term "polar vortex" when describing the cause of last winter's below-zero temperatures, strong winds and above-avera...

Sam Champion Disagrees With Weather Channel Co-Founder's Climate Change Denial

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 11.13.2014 | Green

Make no mistake about it: Sam Champion doesn’t agree with Weather Channel co-founder John Coleman's climate change denial. "I don't know what Jo...

Sam Champion Sounds Off On Network Morning Shows' 'Hysteria'

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 11.13.2014 | Media

He was once a valuable part of ABC's "Good Morning America," but today, Sam Champion has no love for the network morning show genre. "Morning telev...

Sam Champion Shares Moving Story About Coming Out To His Father

OWN | Posted 08.11.2014 | OWN

When former "Good Morning America" weatherman Sam Champion announced in 2012 that he was marrying his longtime partner, Rubem Robierb, it was the firs...

A New Champion at the Weather Channel Answers All You Want to Know About the Weather, But Were Afraid to Ask

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 07.29.2014 | Green
Jennifer Schwab

Sam's recommendation for what we do going forward to combat the adverse effects of climate change and their impact upon our weather personifies his practical, no-nonsense approach to climate change and how the weather is reported.

Sam Champion's Big Plan

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 05.14.2014 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — Sam Champion is trying to deliver more than a weather forecast. The former "Good Morning America" weatherman, who deb...

Sam Champion Speaks Out About 'Today' Show's Rivalry With 'GMA'

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 03.05.2014 | Media

Want to hear some good news? Turns out, the "Good Morning America" co-hosts and the "Today" show co-hosts actually really like each other. In fact, th...

WATCH: Sam Champion Opens Up About 'GMA'/'Today' Rivalry

HuffPost Live | Posted 03.05.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

America’s most-watched weather anchor Sam Champion talks with HuffPost Live about the rivalry between "Good Morning America" and "The Today Show."...

Sam Champion Preparing New Show

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 02.18.2014 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — Since arriving in Atlanta just a few weeks ago, Sam Champion hasn't had much time to take in the local color, other than the overwhe...

Sam Champion On 'Today'

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 01.25.2014 | Media

Sam Champion made his first appearance on the "Today" show Thursday morning. Champion left ABC News' "Good Morning America" in December after seven...

WATCH: Sam Champion Bids Farewell On 'GMA'

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

Wednesday was Sam Champion's last day on "Good Morning America." The weatherman is leaving the show and ABC News for a new role at the Weather Cha...

Sam Champion Says Goodbye

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.03.2013 | Media

Sam Champion said his goodbyes and thanks to his fellow ABC News staffers after it was announced on Monday that he is leaving "Good Morning America" f...

Sam Champion Leaving 'Good Morning America'

Posted 02.01.2014 | Media

Sam Champion is leaving "Good Morning America" for the Weather Channel, ABC News announced Monday. The weatherman, who joined "GMA" in 2006 after ...

Chris Rock Makes Fun Of Sam Champion's High School Yearbook Photo

Posted 07.10.2013 | TV

Chris Rock visited “Good Morning America” Wednesday, and keeping with promotional images for his new movie "Grown Ups 2," Rock took aim at weather...

WATCH: Sam Champion Reacts To Supreme Court Rulings

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 06.26.2013 | Media

"Good Morning America" weatherman Sam Champion reacted to the Supreme Court's rulings on the Defense of Marriage Act and California's Prop 8 on Wednes...

Sam Champion To Host Daytime Emmys

AP | Posted 08.05.2013 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — "Good Morning America" weather anchor Sam Champion will host The Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards, joining forces with HLN network'...

WATCH: Robin Roberts Takes Big Step

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 02.01.2013 | Media

Robin Roberts returned home to the Gulf Coast this week to attend a family Super Bowl party. Roberts, who was an ESPN host before leaving the sport...

Robin Roberts Teases Return To 'GMA'

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 01.09.2013 | Media

Will Robin Roberts soon return to our morning television screens? The "GMA" host tweeted an update to her followers on Wednesday morning, sharing ...

Naughty But Nice Rob

Newlywed Sam Champion Getting Married Again

HuffingtonPost.com | Naughty But Nice Rob | Posted 12.22.2012 | Celebrity

"Good Morning America" weatherman Sam Champion and his fiance Rubem Robierb officially got married on Dec. 21 in NYC, Sam’s hometown, but the couple...

LOOK: 'Good Morning America' Anchor Sam Champion Weds

Posted 12.22.2012 | Gay Voices

"Good Morning America" weatherman Sam Champion has tied the knot. ABC News confirms that Champion wed longterm partner Rubem Robierb in an intimat...

Sam Champion Responds To Anti-Gay Marriage Tweet -- On His Wedding Day

Posted 12.21.2012 | Gay Voices

"Good Morning America" personality Sam Champion might be about to tie the knot with his longtime boyfriend, but that didn't stopped one of the show's ...

PHOTOS: Meteorologists Who Resemble Stars

Posted 10.29.2012 | Celebrity

With Hurricane Sandy hitting our East Coast hard, we've been seeing a lot of familiar faces grace our television screens to report the latest on the s...

Birmingham ABC Station Pulls Sam Champion Engagement Story

Posted 10.11.2012 | Media

Birmingham's local ABC station reportedly pulled a story on Sam Champion's engagement from its website and Facebook page, blogger Jim Romenesko report...

Why Sam Champion's Engagement Matters

Jack Mirkinson | Posted 12.08.2012 | Media
Jack Mirkinson

These days, a well-known television personality can publicly announce that he's gay and share news of his engagement, and have the entire news division he works for celebrate, with nobody batting an eye. This is, of course, as it should be -- but that doesn't make it any less noteworthy.

WATCH: Sam Champion Talks Wedding, Boyfriend

Posted 10.08.2012 | Media

A giddy Sam Champion dished on his engagement and upcoming wedding during Monday's "Good Morning America." News of Champion's engagement to his lo...