Meet the Team

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
"Bare Feet" host Mickela Mallozzi dances alongside Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino
Shoot My TravelU.S.

TV Host Mickela Mallozzi Travels The World One Dance At A Time

Thierry Bollore
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Renault Fires Its CEO In Abrupt Leadership Change

Deutsche Bank
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Deutsche Bank Does Not Have President Trump's Tax Returns

Police in Hong Kong
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Apple Pulls Police Tracking App Used By Hong Kong Protesters

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un
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North Korea May Reverse Steps It's Taken To 'Build Trust' With U.S.

An American Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 arriving from Washington's Ronald Reagan National Airport
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American Airlines Extends 737 Max Cancellations Into 2020

A view of the Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) headquarters
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PG&E Shuts Off Power To Dozens Of Communities In California

Muslim Uighur men leave after a service at the Idkah Mosque in April, 26 2002 in Kashgar, Xinjiang Region, China
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U.S. To Impose Visa Restrictions On Chinese Officials For Uighur Abuse

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam
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Carrie Lam Warns She Won't Rule Out China Intervention In Hong Kong

U.S. Capitol building
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Former Ukraine Envoy To Still Testify Before House On Thursday

People in South Korea watch a news broadcast about a North Korea missile launch
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North Korea Launches Missile, Possibly From A Submarine

Chinese soldiers in a parade to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China
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The People's Republic Of China Celebrates Its 70th Birthday

Chinese soldiers
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China May Have Doubled Its Troop Presence In Hong Kong

U.S. Capitol
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Whistleblower May 'Soon' Testify Before Lawmakers

A U.S. solider trains on Patriot Missile System operations
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Pentagon Sending 200 Support Personnel To Saudi Arabia

A Boeing 737 MAX plane
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NTSB: Boeing Assumed Pilots Would Respond Quickly To 737 MAX Warnings

Officials are set to consider adding the monarch butterfly to the Endangered Species Act
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17 States Sue Trump Administration Over Endangered Species Act Rules

Central American migrants enter the U.S. through Mexico
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U.S. Signs 'Safe Third Country' Agreement With Honduras

A promotional image of the "Creatable World" dolls
MattelU.S.

Move Over, Barbie: Mattel Launches Gender-Inclusive Doll Line

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson returns to 10 Downing Street on Sept. 25
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Boris Johnson Returns To London After Court Ruling

A worker climbs on a cellular communications tower
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Bill Introduced To Help Telecom Providers Replace Huawei Equipment

Inside Abqaiq Oil field in Saudi Arabia, one of the two oil facilities that were attacked on Sept. 14
CNN / Nic RobertsonWorld

France, Germany And The U.K. Blame Iran For Saudi Oil Attacks

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson
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U.K.'s Top Court Decides Parliament Suspension Was Illegal

Phoebe Waller-Bridge holds her three 2019 Emmy Awards
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2019 Emmys: Amazon's 'Fleabag' Wins Big While 'GOT' Has A Quiet End

President Donald Trump
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Trump In New York As U.N. General Assembly Kicks Off Monday

Tails of Boeing 737 MAX planes
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FAA Chief Tests Boeing 737 Max Software Updates In Flight Simulator

Climate activists march on Friday
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Global Climate Strike Kicks Off In Australia, Thailand And New Zealand

U.S. Capitol
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Report: Whistleblower Complaint About Pres. Trump Involves Ukraine

Workers construct part of a barrier along the U.S.-Mexico border
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Interior Dept. Transferring Public Land For Border Wall Construction

A person shops for a handgun
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New Zealand Parliament Introduces Another Gun Control Bill