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
Fyre Festival promotional screenshot
Fyre FestivalEntertainment

Ja Rule's So-Called Luxury Music Festival Turned Out To Be A Hot Mess

An offshore oil drill
Bureau of Safety and Environmental EnforcementPolitics

New Executive Order Could Lead To Increased Offshore Drilling

NASA's Cassini spacecraft
NASASci/Health

NASA's Cassini Probe Goes Where No Spacecraft Has Gone Before

A United Airlines plane
United AirlinesBusiness

United Is Willing To Shell Out Money To Improve Customer Service

Beyonce
Getty ImagesEntertainment

Beyoncé's 'Lemonade' Anniversary Comes With Free College

Bears Ears National Monument
Bureau of Land ManagementPolitics

A New Executive Order Could Put Some National Monuments At Risk

Minuteman III missile test
U.S. Air ForceU.S.

The US Air Force Just Tested A Ballistic Missile

Lua, a two-toed sloth born at the Memphis Zoo.
Memphis ZooSci/Health

This Two-Toed Sloth Is The Memphis Zoo's Newest Addition

A child is given a dose of antibitoics to prevent trachoma.
World Health OrganizationSci/Health

Mexico Is The First Country In The Americas To Eliminate This Disease

Jim Mattis
U.S. Department of DefenseWorld

US Defense Secretary Mattis Makes A Stop In Afghanistan

Astronaut Peggy Whitson
NASASci/Health

NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson Keeps Breaking Space Records

Barack Obama
Getty ImagesU.S.

Obama's Post-White-House Honeymoon Is Almost Over

Jim Mattis
Getty ImagesWorld

US Defense Secretary Mattis Says Syria Still Has Chemical Weapons

A Malaysian Airlines plane
Getty ImagesWorld

Experts Are Pretty Sure About Where The Missing Flight 370 Crashed

Exxon Mobil and Rosneft start drilling in Kara Sea
RosneftBusiness

Exxon Mobil Reportedly Wants To Resume Oil Deal With Russia

Takara and her calf
SeaWorldSci/Health

The Last Orca To Be Born At SeaWorld Just Arrived

A Malaysia Airlines plane
Auckland Photo News / CC BY 2.0Tech

Malaysia Airlines Has A New Way To Track Its Planes After Flight MH370

Bill O'Reilly
Getty ImagesEntertainment

Bill O'Reilly's Career At Fox News Is Over

Hollywood writers' strike
Getty ImagesEntertainment

Another Hollywood Writers Strike Could Be On The Horizon

British Prime Minister Theresa May
Getty ImagesWorld

UK Prime Minister Theresa May Seeks Early General Election

Suspect Steve Stephens
Cleveland PoliceU.S.

Facebook Murder Suspect Steve Stephens Killed Himself In Pennsylvania

Joseph Jakubowski
Rock County Sheriff's OfficeU.S.

Man Suspected Of Mailing A Manifesto To Trump Is Now In Police Custody

Bartending pouring a beer
Getty ImagesWorld

An Alcohol Ban On Good Friday Might Be Going Away In One Country

Cannes Film Festival 2017 poster
Festival de CannesEntertainment

Cannes Welcomes Another Streaming Service To Its Film Lineup

United Airlines plane
Getty ImagesU.S.

Passenger Dragged Off United Airlines Flight Will 'Probably' Sue

White House Easter Egg Roll
Getty ImagesU.S.

The White House Easter Egg Roll Dates Back More Than A Century

Malala Yousafzai
Prime Minister of CanadaWorld

Malala Yousafzai Is Now An Honorary Canadian Citizen

Rex Tillerson
Twitter / @StateDeptPolitics

US Secretary Of State's Visit To Moscow Gets Off To A Tense Start

United Airlines plane
Getty ImagesU.S.

United Airlines CEO Attempts To Make Things Right Amid PR Nightmare

Donald Trump
Getty ImagesPolitics

Trump Is Lending A Hand In This State's Special Election