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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
U.S. troops in Afghanistan
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Shanahan: US Won't Unilaterally Pull Troops Out Of Afghanistan

Migrants stand in line to seek asylum at a U.S. port of entry
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Lawsuit Filed Over New Policy That Makes Asylum-seekers Wait In Mexico

U.S. Capitol
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Congress Passes Spending Bill To Avoid Another Government Shutdown

Conflict in Yemen
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House Approves Ending Military Support For Saudi Coalition In Yemen

Academy Award statuettes
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Sens. Mark Warner and Richard Burr
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Senators Split Over Intel Committee's Russia Investigation Findings

A pregnant woman
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Ohio Lawmakers Reintroduce Controversial Abortion Bill

Dying trees are seen in a California forest
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California Has Lost 18 Million Trees Since The Fall Of 2017

The charred remains of the Hotel Arpit Palace in New Delhi
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At Least 17 Dead After Fire Breaks Out In New Delhi Hotel

Michael Cohen exits a New York courthouse
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Michael Cohen Again Delays Congressional Testimony

Former U.S. Rep. John Dingell
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Clinton, Biden And Others To Speak At Dingell's Funeral Masses

Prince Philip
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Prince Philip Hands Over His Driver's License

Lady Gaga, Jada Pinkett Smith, Alicia Keys, Michelle Obama and Jennifer Lopez on stage at the 2019 Grammys
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Women Win Big During The 2019 Grammy Awards Telecast

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax
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Va. Delegate Backs Off Filing Articles Of Impeachment Against Fairfax

President Donald Trump
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President Trump And Kim Jong-Un To Meet In Hanoi, Vietnam For Summit

Apple iPhone
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Apple Rolls Out Fix For Group FaceTime Eavesdropping Bug

Former U.S. Rep. John Dingell
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John Dingell, The Longest-Serving Member Of Congress, Has Died

U.S. Supreme Court
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Supreme Court Votes 5-4 To Block Louisiana Abortion Law For Now

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Canadian Diplomats Suing Government Over Mystery Illness In Cuba

Pope Francis
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Vatican Tries To Clarify The Pope's 'Sexual Slavery' Of Nuns Comment

An individual prepares to inject heroin into their body
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Federal Prosecutors Sue Over Philadelphia Supervised Injection Site

Sen. Elizabeth Warren
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Warren Identified As 'American Indian' On 1986 Texas State Bar Card

National Guard troops patrol the New Mexico border with Mexico
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New Mexico Gov. Pulling Most National Guard Troops From Border

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer
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US Officials Reportedly Resuming Trade Talks With China Next Week

A Nissan logo on a vehicle
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UK Government Once Offered Nissan $104 Million In Brexit Support

President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump
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Federal Prosecutors Subpoena Trump Inaugural Committee

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip
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Queen To Be Evacuated If Unrest Breaks Out Over No-Deal Brexit

An aerial view of the flooded city of Townsville
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Australia Residents Hit Hard By 'Once-In-A-Century' Floods

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam
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More Top Democrats Call For Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam To Resign

A Grammy award
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Grammy Task Force Aims To Expand Opportunities For Female Musicians