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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.

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Bronze statue of Andrew Jackson in front of Jackson, Miss., City Hall.
Rogelio V. Solis / APU.S.

Mississippi City To Take Down Statue Of Andrew Jackson

Nurses at a drive-up coronavirus testing station set up by the University of Washington Medical Center
Ted S. Warren / APU.S.

Health Care Workers Worried About Dwindling Medical Supplies

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp walks away after speaking during a news conference at the state Capitol in Atlanta
Brynn Anderson / APU.S.

Georgia Governor Declares State Of Emergency After Weekend Violence

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TikTok To Leave Hong Kong In Response To National Security Law

People take pictures of the Olympic rings in Tokyo
Jae C. Hong / APWorld

Tokyo Gov. To Work With Japanese PM On Coronavirus Response

A police officer in Chicago
Charles Rex Arbogast / APU.S.

More Than A Dozen People Killed In Chicago Over July 4th Weekend

New Zealand Health Minister David Clark
Mark Mitchell / New Zealand Herald / APSci/Health

New Zealand's Health Minister Resigns After Lockdown Missteps

community volunteer checks for appointments and directs cars lining up for coronavirus tests
Richard Vogel / APU.S.

U.S. Records More Than 50,000 New Daily COVID-19 Cases

an Airbus A330 performs a demonstration flight at Paris Air Show
Francois Mori / APBusiness

Airbus To Cut 15,000 Jobs Over COVID-19 Pandemic

Police chase protesters during the annual handover march in Hong Kong, Wednesday, July. 1, 2020
Vincent Yu / APWorld

Hong Kong Police Make First Arrests Under New National Security Law

"Hamilton: An American Musical" at the Richard Rodgers Theatre
Evan Agostini / Invision / APEntertainment

Broadway Theaters Plan To Not Reopen Until 2021

A member of the Secret Service Police stands guard outside the fence of the White House
Jacquelyn Martin / APU.S.

AP: White House Knew About Alleged Russian Bounties In 2019

A battered car sits in the Capitol Hill Organized Protest zone following a shooting in Seattle.
Aron Ranen / APU.S.

1 Dead, 1 Hospitalized In Seattle CHOP Zone Shooting

California Gov. Gavin Newsom
Rich Pedroncelli / APSci/Health

California Shuts Down Bars In Los Angeles And Other Counties

A Boeing 737 Max being built for Norwegian Air International taxis for a test flight
Ted S. Warren / APBusiness

FAA Approves Test Flights Of Boeing's Updated 737 Max Jet

A city worker measures the statue of Christopher Columbus at Marconi Plaza
Matt Slocum / APU.S.

Philadelphia Intends To Remove Statue Of Christopher Columbus

the setting sun shines on the Supreme Court building on Capitol Hill in Washington.
Patrick Semansky / APPolitics

Trump Administration Urges Supreme Court To Invalidate Obamacare

Visitor climbs Eiffel Tower
Thibault Camus / APWorld

Eiffel Tower Reopens As France Plans To Screen 1.3M For COVID-19

health workers survey a locality in New Delhi, India.
Manish Swarup / APWorld

India To Screen All Of New Delhi For COVID-19

Rep. Jerry Nadler
J. Scott Applewhite / APPolitics

House Judiciary Chairman Now Open To Impeaching William Barr

Mobile teams testing people on the coronavirus collect their equipment at a fire station in Rheda-Wiedenbrueck, Germany
David Inderlied / dpa / APWorld

Part Of Germany Goes Under Lockdown After New COVID-19 Outbreak

A statue of Andrew Jackson near the White House
Jacquelyn Martin / APU.S.

Police Thwart Attempt To Pull Down Andrew Jackson Statue In D.C.

Bubba Wallace during driver introductions prior to the NASCAR Cup Series auto race
Ralph Fresco / APSports

NASCAR Investigating Noose Found In Bubba Wallace's Garage Stall

President Donald Trump exits Air Force One
Evan Vucci / APPolitics

Trump To Celebrate Border Wall Milestone In Arizona Tuesday

Police stand guard at the Abbey gateway of Forbury Gardens, a day after a multiple stabbing attack in the gardens in Reading,
Alastair Grant / APWorld

American Man Named As A Victim In U.K. Stabbing Attack

AMC theater
Evan Agostini / Invision / APU.S.

AMC Theatres To Reopen In Time For Summer Blockbusters

People wearing face masks take an escalator to the second floor of the Arden Fair Mall in Sacramento
Rich Pedroncelli / APU.S.

Californians Now Required To Wear Face Masks While In Public

A Qantas jumbo jet lifts off from Sydney Airport
Rick Rycroft / APWorld

Qantas Airways Cuts Most International Flights Until Late October

Visitors wearing face masks to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus, take a selfie at the Hong Kong Disneyland
Kin Cheung / APWorld

Hong Kong Disneyland Reopens Thursday To Limited Visitors

Former national security adviser John Bolton
Jessica Hill / APPolitics

DOJ Seeking Emergency Order To Block Publication Of John Bolton's Book