Meet the Team

Katherine Biek

Digital Content Producer

Katherine grew up in Minnesota amongst the glitz and glamour of the child pageant and competitive dance worlds. A former University of Missouri Golden Girl and broadcast journalism graduate, Katherine now covers the early morning programming at Newsy. She owns over 125 pairs of shoes and is still a firm believer that everything in life is better when it's bedazzled.

  Recent Work
A promotional image for Netflix's "Roma"
Netflix / "Roma"Entertainment

Netflix Finally Gets Its First Oscars Best Picture Nomination

A surveillance image of the two Russian men accused of poisoning Sergei Skripal
Getty ImagesWorld

EU Imposes Sanctions On Men Accused Of Poisoning Ex-Spy

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou
CNNU.S.

China Warns US Against Seeking Extradition Of Huawei Executive

Rudy Giuliani
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Giuliani Walks Back On Comments Regarding Moscow Tower Talks

Prince Philip
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Some Are Questioning Whether Prince Philip Should Be Allowed To Drive

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
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Pompeo Might Be Considering A Bid For Senate

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Getty ImagesPolitics

Trump Denies Pelosi A Government Plane For Overseas Trip

Rep. Tom Marino
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Rep. Tom Marino Resigns From Congress

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin
Getty ImagesPolitics

Mnuchin Reportedly Suggested Easing Tariffs On Chinese Goods

A target missile was launched from the Pacific Missile Range Facility at Kauai, Hawaii
U.S. Missile Defense AgencyPolitics

Trump Unveils Long-Awaited Missile Defense Review

A picture of a Facebook page
Getty ImagesTech

Facebook Removes Hundreds Of Fake Accounts And Pages

A person sets up a biometric lock on their phone
Getty ImagesU.S.

Judge Says Police Can't Force Phone Unlocks Using Biometric Features

Former Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto
Getty ImagesU.S.

Mexico's Former President Allegedly Accepted Bribe From 'El Chapo'

Sen. Bernie Sanders
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Sanders To Meet With 2016 Staffers Who Say They Were Mistreated

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani
Getty ImagesWorld

Iran Launches Satellite That Failed To Reach Orbit

Actress Carol Channing
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Actress Carol Channing Has Died At Age 97

U.S. troops upgrade fencing along the southern border
Getty ImagesU.S.

Pentagon Extends Border Mission Through End Of September

North Korean official Kim Yong Chol and U.S. President Donald Trump
Getty ImagesPolitics

North Korean Official Reportedly Headed To US For High-Level Talks

A woman holds a pack of birth control pills
Getty ImagesPolitics

Judge Blocks Trump Administration Contraception Coverage Rules

Maroon 5 performs
Getty ImagesEntertainment

The NFL's Super Bowl Halftime Picks Aren't Without Controversy

A person holding a packet of birth control
Getty ImagesPolitics

Judge Halts Trump Administration's Contraception Rules In Some States

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
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Pompeo Meets With Saudi Crown Prince In Riyadh

Jayme Closs
Barron County Sheriff's DepartmentU.S.

Wisconsin Officials Say Missing 13-Year-Old Has Been Found Alive

A U.S. soldier walks toward a tactical vehicle in Syria
U.S. ArmyU.S.

US Forces Begin Withdrawal Process From Syria

Joshua Tree National Park
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Nonprofit Sets Up Restoration Fund For Damaged National Parks

Romaine lettuce in a grocery store
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CDC Says E. Coli Outbreak Linked To Romaine Is Over

Kevin Hart presenting at the Oscars
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Oscars Might Be Going Hostless For The First Time In 30 Years

An affordable housing complex
CNN / The National Housing TrustPolitics

HUD Investigated Over Expired Federal Housing Contracts

A U.S. flag and a Chinese flag
Getty ImagesPolitics

Latest Round Of US-China Trade Talks Conclude

Mario Batali
Getty ImagesU.S.

NYPD Closes Sexual Assault Investigations Into Chef Mario Batali