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Katherine Biek

Digital Content Producer

Katherine Biek is a content producer for the daily news team. She grew up in Minnesota among the glitz and glamour of the child pageant and competitive dance worlds before eventually hanging up her pointe shoes to attend the University of Missouri, where she graduated with a bachelor's degree in journalism in 2013. Since joining Newsy, Katherine's honed her skills at covering stories across a wide variety of news topics, including U.S. politics, international relations and even the entertainment industry.

  Recent Work
The late Elijah Cummings and his widow Maya Rockeymoore Cummings
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Widow Of Elijah Cummings Running To Succeed Him In Congress

Former President Jimmy Carter
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Jimmy Carter Undergoing Brain Surgery To Relieve Pressure

An Israel soldier stands on top of an armored personal carrier near the Israeli-Gaza border
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Gaza Launches Rockets After Israel Kills Islamic Jihad Leader

A U.S. soldier in Syria
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More Than 500 U.S. Troops To Remain In Syria

House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff
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Schiff Denies GOP Request To Call Whistleblower To Testify

Hong Kong police
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Hong Kong Protest Descends Into Chaos As Man Is Lit On Fire

Technicians work inside of a uranium conversion facility producing unit
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Iran Says It's Now Enriching Uranium To 5%, Has Capacity Of 60%

Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions
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Jeff Sessions Announces Bid For Former Senate Seat

Raw ground beef
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More Than 130,000 Pounds Of Raw Ground Beef Recalled

Juul's mint-flavored e-cigarettes
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Juul Is No Longer Selling Its Popular Mint E-Cigarette Flavor

Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney
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House Committees Subpoena Mulvaney As Part Of Impeachment Inquiry

Hong Kong university students at their graduation ceremony
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Hong Kong Students Defy Ban, Wear Masks To Graduation

Men work inside of an uranium conversion facility March 30, 2005 just outside the city of Isfahan, Iran
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U.S. Calls On World To Address Iran Nuclear Escalation

A Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft
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Boeing Whistleblower Says 787 Dreamliner Has Faulty Oxygen Systems

The Virginia statehouse
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Virginia Democrats Win Control Of State House And Senate

Men work inside an uranium conversion facility March 30, 2005 just outside the city of Isfahan
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Iran To Start Injecting Uranium Gas Into Centrifuges

A container ship sits docked at the Port of Oakland
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U.S. And China Consider Rolling Back Tariffs To Seal Trade Deal

Lev Parnas
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A Rudy Giuliani Associate Is Now Complying With Impeachment Inquiry

U.S. Capitol building
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Whistleblower Offers To Answer Written Questions From Republicans

Nola Hyland and Betsey Landis
Newsy / Dave FrancoU.S.

Los Angeles Residents Say They're Getting Used To Wildfire Evacuations

A fire crew leaving base camp to go fight the Getty Fire
Newsy / Dave FrancoU.S.

A Look At The Firefighters Working To Contain The Getty Fire

A promotional image from Netflix's "Unbelievable"
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'Unbelievable' And Others Are Ushering In A New Era Of Education TV

U.S. Rep. Katie Hill
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Rep. Katie Hill Resigns From Congress Amid Affair Accusations

Former U.S. Rep. John Conyers
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Former U.S. Rep. John Conyers Jr. Dies At 90

Protesters in Hong Kong
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Hong Kong Legislature Formally Withdraws Bill That Sparked Protests

Liberal Leader and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in a campaign rally ahead the federal election, on October 18, 2019
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Canada Reelects Justin Trudeau As Prime Minister

Former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont
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Carles Puigdemont Turns Himself In To Belgian Authorities

U.S. Capitol
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Senate Vote To Override Trump Emergency Declaration Veto Fails

Catalan President Quim Torra
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Catalan Leader Calls For Region's Independence As Protests Continue

U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings
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U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings Dies At Age 68