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Karen Rodriguez

Investigative Producer

Karen Rodriguez is an investigative reporter/producer at Newsy. She graduated from the University of Missouri’s School of Journalism with a bachelor’s degree in convergence journalism with an emphasis in investigative reporting. Born on the tropical island of Cuba, Karen braves the cold of the midwest to bring you visual stories that cause change. Through her work, Karen hopes to make you question everyday events, like in Big Mail where she investigated the the “junk” mail industries data practices. Karen is interested in all sorts of topics and areas that affect people’s lives, from student loan debt to health care costs, so tell her your story in english or spanish at Karenrodriguez@newsy.com or find her on Twitter @Krod65 Karen Rodriguez es una reportera investigadora para Newsy. Ella se graduó de la escuela de Periodismo de la Universidad de Missouri con una licenciatura en periodismo de convergencia con énfasis en informes de investigación. Nacida en la isla tropical de Cuba, Karen ahora se enfrenta al frío del Medio Oeste para producir noticias visuales que causa cambio. A través de su trabajo, Karen espera hacerle cuestionar los eventos de todos los días, como en Big Mail, donde investigó las prácticas de coleccionar data de las industrias de correo de basura. Karen está interesada en todo tipo de temas que afectan la vida de personas, desde la deuda de préstamos estudiantiles hasta los costos de atención médica, así que mandale un email a Karenrodriguez@newsy.com o en Twitter @Krod65

Recent Work
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What We Know About North Korea's Latest Missile Launch

The White House
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White House Staffers May Have To Ditch Their Personal Phones At Work

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Separation of Church Not Applicable to Christmas Decorations

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Deputy Director Of Consumer Agency Filed Lawsuit To Keep Her Job

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Emmerson Mnangagwa
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Zimbabwe Swears In Its New President

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US Navy Ends Its Search For 3 Missing Sailors

Location of Egyptian mosque attack Nov. 24
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More Than 230 Dead In Egypt Mosque Attack

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Court More Than Doubles Oscar Pistorius' Prison Sentence

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Sessions Orders Review Of Gun Background Check System

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Richard Spencer Is Reportedly Banned From Over 26 European Nations

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Argentine NavyWorld

'Explosion' Detected After Argentine Navy Submarine Went Missing

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace Mugabe
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Former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe Granted Immunity

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How Did A Lewd Photo Of A Congressman End Up Online?

Al Franken
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More Women Come Forward Accusing Franken Of Sexual Misconduct

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Florida Nursing Home Deaths After Hurricane Irma Ruled As Homicides

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The Korean DMZ Has Kept Two Massive Militaries Apart For Decades

Kellyanne Conway
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A Former Ethics Chief Thinks Kellyanne Conway Violated The Hatch Act

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Google Might Know More About Your Whereabouts Than You Think

Ratko Mladić.
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Ratko Mladić — Leader Of Srebrenica Massacre — Given Life In Prison