After The News Desk Covered An Emotional Story, The Tale Took A Toll On One Of The Anchors

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It’s early 2015, and on WXIA the camera cuts to the news desk after a particularly moving feature. The piece is so poignant, in fact, that Vinnie Politan – a host on the show – seemingly struggles to keep his emotions in check. And as the anchor visibly begins to break down, his colleagues and viewers alike are equally touched. But just what is it about the reported story that has affected him so strongly?