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TV News Star Gives Birth

Local TV news star and political hubby are proud parents of a new baby boy

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Gene Wu with new baby boy September 2013
Mama Miya Shay wrote this caption with this Instagram pic, "So excited to bring #BabyWu into the world this morning! @Genefortexas will be a great dad!" TVMiya/Instagram
Gene Wu's photo of baby boy's birth certificate September 2013
Wu posted this photo and tweeted, "We have a #babywu!" Gene Wu/Twitter
Gene Wu photo of new baby boy September 2013
"#Babywu is doing great. @miyashay needs to take a nap now," Wu wrote about this photo he tweeted. Gene Wu/Twitter
Miya Shay and Gene Wu at Bering Omega's Sing for Hope
Miya Shay and Gene Wu were at Bering Omega's Sing for Hope Saturday night. Photo by Morris Malakoff
Gene Wu with new baby boy September 2013
Gene Wu's photo of baby boy's birth certificate September 2013
Gene Wu photo of new baby boy September 2013
Miya Shay and Gene Wu at Bering Omega's Sing for Hope

Channel 13 news reporter Miya Shay and State Rep. Gene Wu are proud parents. The couple, who are both avid social media users, tweeted news of the birth this morning, along with photographs. The 7-pound, 11-inch boy, who is currently referred to as "Baby Wu," was born at Woman's Hospital of Texas. (Wanna bet he has the gift of gab?)

Mother and infant are doing fine. At 9:30 a.m., Wu tweeted:

A few hours earlier,  Wu tweeted:

and then.....

Miya tweeted herself from the hospital about an hour ago:

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