Andrea Diaz

Andrea Diaz

Andrea Diaz

Digital Content Manager

Andrea Diaz is a four-time Emmy award-winning journalist based in Atlanta, GA. Prior to joining Scripps News, Diaz produced breaking news stories, documentaries, specials, and daily news content for digital at CNN. She started her journalism career in Florida, but it wasn’t until she moved to Atlanta in 2010, where she had the opportunity to create a local news show from scratch at Telemundo, that she fell in love with news. Diaz was born in Colombia, and produces content in both English and Spanish. Her primary focus is national and international topics, the role that all minorities have in these stories, as well as how race relations and inequality impact their lives.

Recent Work
Giant pandas Mei Xiang and Tian Tian.

US zoos will be without pandas for the first time in over 50 years

A great white shark.

Study: Sharks pull a fast one on liver-loving orcas, migrate to safety

Brown bear

Fat Bear Week 2023: It’s time to weigh in on your favorite chunk

Migrants who crossed into the U.S. from Mexico pass under concertina wire along the Rio Grande.

Over 140,000 migrants apprehended at the US-Mexico border this month

Taylor Swift at the MTV Video Music Awards.

Taylor Swift gets over 35,000 new registered voters with single post

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy greets President Biden at the White House

President Biden announces $325M in new security aid for Ukraine

Doctor attentively examines the MRI scan of the patient.

Campaign raises awareness for Hispanics, who are at higher stroke risk

A group picked up by a Customs and Border Patrol agent after they crossed the border fence.

Over 8,000 apprehensions in a day as US-Mexico border crossings surge

Colombian artist Fernando Botero.

Fernando Botero, Colombia's most iconic artist, dies at 91

Protesters in Berlin show anti-fossil energy posters during the Fridays for Future Global Climate Strike.

Tens of thousands unite in global climate protest

A school psychologist supporting a teenager.

Study: Less than half of Gen Z thriving, lowest among all generations

Ateaks and other beef products are displayed for sale at a grocery store.

Could you reduce meat consumption by 50% to help the environment?

The hero dogs of 9/11

Remembering the 4-legged heroes of 9/11

An aerial view of homes destroyed by a deadly cyclone in Brazil.

Floods, heat waves, hurricanes, wildfires surging worldwide this year

Her late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 1968

Rare Queen Elizabeth II portrait unveiled on anniversary of her death

Fentanyl-laced fake oxycodone pills.

Overdose deaths caused by counterfeit pills growing in the US

A livestock helicopter pilot rounds up wild horses.

Federal roundup set to remove 122 wild horses in northwest Colorado

School District police officer Ruben Cardenas in San Antonio, Texas.

Texas mandates officers in schools; large districts struggle to comply

Beyoncé, Taylor Swift and Margot Robbie.

'Barbie,' Beyonce, Taylor Swift: Economic forces driving growth

The SAG-AFTRA building.

What Hollywood actors can and can't do during the SAG-AFTRA strike

A drag performer by the name of Champagne Monroe reads the children's book "Rainbow Fish."

LGBTQ+ advocates, businesses sue Montana over Drag Story Hour ban

Threads social app

Threads app netted over 30 million users in less than 24 hours

Where is abortion banned?

State of abortion laws: A year after Roe v. Wade overturned

A Dumbo octopus.

Diving into the abyss: What lies in the ocean's depths?

The White House

Who's in the race for the White House? Meet the 2024 candidates

Participants kiss during the annual Gay Pride Parade.

What is Pride Month and why do we celebrate in June?

Pride Month flags.

The history and meaning of the most popular LGBTQ+ Pride flags

Children line up to enter a tent at the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Children in Homestead, Fla.

Unaccompanied child migrant dies in US custody

Satellite view of Hurricane Fiona 2022.

Researchers predict 'slightly below-average' 2023 hurricane season

Cinnamon the goat and Felix the dog.

The unlikely duo: Dog and goat besties are up for adoption as a pair