He was the Nine Network's correspondent in New York when the Twin Towers were attacked in September 2001, and less than two years later was in Iraq, travelling north from Kuwait to reach Baghdad the day after the Coalition seized the city.In 2001, Usher moved to the Nine Network's US bureau, where he worked for three years as National Nine News US correspondent, based in Los Angeles.He went on to study media in 1989 at West Australian Academy of Performing Arts and graduated with an Associate Diploma in Media Studies.Usher's television career began in 1990 at the Golden West Television Network, Bunbury, as a final year cadet journalist.Alan van full name Alan van Sprang is a Canadian actor. His father name is Emily who was the band member of popular band, Stampeders. He has one child, Logan Joseph Van Sprang with his former girlfriend Sarah Robichaud. Besides this, there is no any information about his love affair and girlfriend. He attended Crescent Heights High School from where he began to consider acting as his career.
He also co-hosted the 2010 New Year's Eve Fireworks with Alicia Gorey.
She has covered major news events in WA including the 2009 explosion aboard an asylum seeker boat off the North West coast and a mass whale stranding in Augusta.
In June 2013, Cooper replaced Sylvia Jeffreys as New South Wales reporter on Today.
This was after the resignation of Mike Munro and before the appointment of former weeknight presenter Mark Ferguson as the permanent weekend presenter.
Also from 2009, Usher finished his role as presenter of the Sunday Morning News, as the bulletin was replaced with Weekend Today.