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Cat Sandoval

Culture Reporter

Cat Sandoval is a reporter focused on stories involving diversity and inclusion, especially those spotlighting Asian American people and issues. Before joining Newsy in 2017, Cat owned a boutique production company in New York City whose clients included Mashable, NBC and the New York Daily News. She also created and hosted an NBC series called “Take Back,” with the aim of dispelling stereotypes about Asian Americans. Cat is a former president of the Asian American Journalists Association in New York and an avid kickboxer.

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Gay and lesbian couples kiss after getting married

In Break From Tradition, Pope Endorses Same-Sex Civil Unions

Moderna COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial

Fewer Americans Are Interested In Getting COVID-19 Vaccine

Florida: Coronavirus Testing

More COVID Rapid Tests Available, But Results May Not Be Reported

2011: Senator Mitch McConnell
Associated PressBusiness

McConnell: Senate To Vote On COVID Aid This Week

Pittsburgh: Woman carries out her coffee order from Starbucks
Associated PressBusiness

Starbucks Executive Salaries To Be Tied To Diversity Goals

2019: A child is vaccinated  against Ebola in Beni, Congo DRC.
Associated PressSci/Health

Experts: Vaccine Hesitancy Is A Global Threat

Miami: Volunteer participates in the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine Trial
Associated PressSci/Health

Vaccine Hoarding by Richer Nations Threatens Global Recovery, Some Say

President Donald Trump arrives at Walter Reed Medical Center After Testing Positive For COVID-19
Associated PressSci/Health

Americans React To Trump's COVID Diagnosis

Working from home
Video BlocksSci/Health

Coronavirus Adding Extra Pressure On Working Women

Bonnie Blue Chicago's first COVID-19 vaccine participant
University of Illinois at ChicagoSci/Health

What's It Like To Volunteer In A COVID-19 Vaccine Trial?

A nurse prepares a Moderna COVID-19 vaccine shot during clinical trials.
Associated PressSci/Health

Newsy-Ipsos Poll Finds 34% Not Interested In Getting COVID-19 Vaccine

LA: Pall bearers carry a casket with the body of Lydia Nunez, who died from COVID-19.
Associated PressSci/Health

Pandemic: Financial Hardship Felt Most By Communities of Color

A pharmacist gives the first shot in a clinical trial of a potential COVID-19 vaccine

Who Gets COVID-19 Vaccine First?

Volunteer participates in COVID-19 vaccine trial
Associated PressSci/Health

Diversity Needed in COVID-19 Vaccine Trials

Job postings from #LaborDayOn intiative
Red Wing Shoe CompanySci/Health

This Labor Day Highlights The Millions Of Unemployed Americans

Republican National Convention in Charlotte, NC
Associate PressPolitics

Virtual Republican National Convention Hits Local Businesses Hard

Harkness Tower at Yale University
Associated PressU.S.

Calif. May Restore Affirmative Action As DOJ Reviews Yale Admissions

Woman wears a mask and carries shopping bags.

Gender Pay Gap And Pandemic Worsens Economic Stability For Black Women

Woman works from home

Poll: More Americans Prefer To Work From Home

On Aug. 6, 1945 the first atomic bomb is dropped on Hiroshima, Japan.
US National ArchivesWorld

75 Years After A-Bomb Dropped in Japan, Survivors Still Suffer

Hospital robot Moxi
Diligent RobotsSci/Health

Robot Use Has Increased During Pandemic

Man wearing face mask
Video BlocksSci/Health

Anti-Asian Incidents Are Reportedly Rising Amid The Pandemic

Rappler CEO Maria Ressa at her court arraignment on tax evasion in the Philippines charges.
Associated PressWorld

Journalist Maria Ressa Pleads Not Guilty To Tax Evasion

Allentown, PA: Moments before a police officer, kneels on Edwardo Borrero Jr.'s neck.
Allentown Police DepartmentU.S.

Floyd's Lawyer Sees Allentown Case Like Minneapolis Incident

Still from footage of officer kneeling on a man's head.
Kay Siah Marie / Black Lives Matter to LehighU.S.

New Video Shows Pennsylvania Police Officer Kneeling On Man's Neck

National Committee of Asian American Republicans at a Trump Rally in 2016
National Committee of Asian American RepublicansSci/Health

How 'Kung Flu' Rhetoric Impacts The Asian American GOP Vote

Sky Cubacub wears a window mask
Sky CubacubSci/Health

How Window Masks Can Help The Deaf, Hard Of Hearing Amid The Pandemic

Maria Ressa
Associated PressWorld

Maria Ressa Warns Erosion Of Democracy Is Happening In The U.S.

Caller dials 911
Video BlocksU.S.

States Working To Curb Racially Biased 911 Calls

Owner Craig Richardson of restaurant Batter & Berries, Chicago.
Madeline CarlU.S.

Celebrate Juneteenth Through Food