Katherine Biek

Katherine Biek

Katherine Biek

Live Reporter / Contributor

Katherine Biek is a content producer at Newsy. 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
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam

Hong Kong Postpones Upcoming Elections By A Year

An aerial view of the Pentagon

Pentagon To Help Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg acknowledges the crowd

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Recovering After Non-Surgical Procedure

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

Pelosi Imposes Face Mask Requirement For House Floor

Tourists visit a viewpoint in Pollença, in the Balearic Island of Mallorca, Spain,

U.K. Stands By Its Quarantine Rule For Travelers From Spain

The Dome of the U.S. Capitol building

Senate Republicans Unveil Their Stimulus Proposal

Vials used by pharmacists to prepare syringes used in a first-stage clinical trial of a COVID-19 vaccine

Moderna Begins Phase 3 Of Its COVID-19 Vaccine Trial

The west front of the U.S. Capitol is photographed near dusk

Senate Republicans Expected To Unveil Stimulus Plan Monday

A promotional image for Disney's "Mulan"

Movie Studios Shake Up Their Release Schedules Amid Pandemic

Des Moines Public Schools custodian Tracy Harris cleans chairs in a classroom at Brubaker Elementary School

CDC Supports Getting Students Back Into The Classroom

People wearing face masks to help protect against the spread of the new coronavirus walk outside in Melbourne

Face Mask Rule Takes Effect In Australia's Second-Largest City

View of the U.S. Capitol

Senate Republicans Set To Unveil Their Next Stimulus Proposal

The flag of China flies outside the Chinese Consulate General Wednesday, July 22, 2020, in Houston.

U.S. Orders China To Close Its Consulate In Houston

The Capitol dome

McConnell To Introduce GOP Stimulus Plan This Week

File image of a football

California High School Fall Sports Delayed Over COVID-19

armed homeowners Mark and Patricia McCloskey, standing in front their house along Portland Place confront protesters

St. Louis Couple Who Pointed Guns At Protesters Have Been Charged

A woman wearing protective face mask in Paris

France Now Requires Face Masks In Indoor Public Spaces

The east face of the United States Capitol Building

Discussions For Next Stimulus Bill Starting 'In Earnest' Monday

The cruise ship Rotterdam turns as it prepares to dock at Port Everglades

CDC Extends No-Sail Order For Cruise Ships Through September

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton waves to delegates at the 2016 Democratic National Convention

U.S. Lawmakers Told Not To Travel To Democratic National Convention

These are some of the 88 American Airlines planes stored at Pittsburgh International Airport

American Airlines Warns It Could Furlough 25,000 Employees

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp listens to a question from the press

Georgia Governor Voids All Local Face Mask Orders In The State

Minnie and Mickey Mouse wave to visitors at the Hong Kong Disneyland

Disney Shuts Down Hong Kong Theme Park Again Over COVID-19

Former Auburn football coach Tommy Tuberville speaks to supporters

Tuberville Defeats Sessions In Alabama GOP Senate Runoff

In this Sept. 2, 2000 file photo, British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell, driven by Britain's Prince Andrew leaves a wedding

Ghislaine Maxwell Pleads Not Guilty In Jeffrey Epstein Sex Abuse Case

Medical personnel demonstrate against the government's politics

Health Care Workers In France Are Getting A Raise

In this Sept. 2, 2000 file photo, British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell, driven by Britain's Prince Andrew leaves a wedding

Ghislaine Maxwell To Appear In Court Via Video Feed For Bail Hearing

Port of San Diego Harbor Police boats fight a fire aboard the USS Bonhomme Richard at Naval Base San Diego

Fire Continues To Burn Aboard The USS Bonhomme Richard

Polish President Andrzej Duda

Polish President Duda Narrowly Wins Second Term In Office

TSA agent Patrisa Johnson assists travelers

TSA Adds More COVID-19 Protections At Airports