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Catherine Garcia

Night editor

Catherine Garcia is night editor for TheWeek.com. Her writing and reporting has appeared in Entertainment Weekly and EW.com, The New York Times, The Book of Jezebel, and other publications. A Southern California native, Catherine is a graduate of the University of Redlands and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.

At least 6 killed in shooting at Fourth of July parade near Chicago
The scene of Monday's shooting at a Fourth of July parade in Highland Park, Illinois.
breaking news

At least 6 killed in shooting at Fourth of July parade near Chicago

This Fourth of July, more cities are embracing drone shows over fireworks
Fireworks go off next to drones creating the shape of the United States.
rise of the drones

This Fourth of July, more cities are embracing drone shows over fireworks

U.S.: Israeli military gunfire likely killed journalist Shireen Abu Akleh
A person holds a photo of Shireen Abu Akleh during a vigil in London.
investigations

U.S.: Israeli military gunfire likely killed journalist Shireen Abu Akleh

Newsom attacks DeSantis in Fourth of July ad
California Gov. Gavin Newsom.
fireworks

Newsom attacks DeSantis in Fourth of July ad

What experts say about keeping your pets cool this summer
A French bulldog.
Briefing

What experts say about keeping your pets cool this summer

Traveling this summer? Pack your patience.
Canceled flights.
Briefing

Traveling this summer? Pack your patience.

By limiting EPA's power, the Supreme Court hit Biden with another climate blow
A factory in Carteret, New Jersey, emits smoke.
running out of options

By limiting EPA's power, the Supreme Court hit Biden with another climate blow

The week's good news: June 30, 2022
Roller skates.
It wasn't all bad!

The week's good news: June 30, 2022

Cassidy Hutchinson's bombshell testimony
Cassidy Hutchinson.
Briefing

Cassidy Hutchinson's bombshell testimony

Jan. 6 committee subpoenas Trump White House counsel Pat Cipollone
Pat Cipollone.
it's subpoena time

Jan. 6 committee subpoenas Trump White House counsel Pat Cipollone

Emmett Till's family seeks arrest after discovery of unserved warrant
Emmett Till's gravestone.
delayed justice

Emmett Till's family seeks arrest after discovery of unserved warrant

101-year-old former Nazi guard sentenced to 5 years in prison for role at camp
The former Nazi guard in court.
delayed justice

101-year-old former Nazi guard sentenced to 5 years in prison for role at camp

France's Macron calls Russian strike on Ukrainian mall a 'new war crime'
French President Emmanuel Macron.
condemnation

France's Macron calls Russian strike on Ukrainian mall a 'new war crime'

The devastating drought in Somalia, explained
A woman drinking water.
Briefing

The devastating drought in Somalia, explained

Officials: Russian strike on Ukrainian shopping center kills 13
The shopping center in Kremenchuk, Ukraine, after being hit by missiles.
attacks

Officials: Russian strike on Ukrainian shopping center kills 13

At least 3 dead, dozens injured after Amtrak train derails in Missouri
An Amtrak train car.
accidents

At least 3 dead, dozens injured after Amtrak train derails in Missouri

Russia hits Kyiv with missile strikes as G7 leaders meet in Germany
A destroyed apartment building in Kyiv.
happening in ukraine

Russia hits Kyiv with missile strikes as G7 leaders meet in Germany

6 dead, 200 injured in Colombia after stadium stands collapse during bullfight
Collapsed stands in El Espinal, Colombia.
under investigation

6 dead, 200 injured in Colombia after stadium stands collapse during bullfight

What requests for blanket pardons tell us about Jan. 6 defenders
The Jan. 6 commission.
Opinion

What requests for blanket pardons tell us about Jan. 6 defenders

European Union grants Ukraine candidate status
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.
the first step

European Union grants Ukraine candidate status

After losing Trump endorsement, Rep. Mo Brooks says he'll testify before Jan. 6 committee
Rep. Mo Brooks and Donald Trump.
look who's talking

After losing Trump endorsement, Rep. Mo Brooks says he'll testify before Jan. 6 committee

The week's good news: June 23, 2022
Trumpet the bloodhound.
It wasn't all bad!

The week's good news: June 23, 2022

Trumpet the bloodhound wins Best in Show at Westminster Dog Show
Trumpet the bloodhound.
cue the fanfare

Trumpet the bloodhound wins Best in Show at Westminster Dog Show

Aid workers say children in Somalia are dying of starvation 'before our eyes'
A mother in Mogadishu holds her malnourished baby.
humanitarian crisis

Aid workers say children in Somalia are dying of starvation 'before our eyes'

How are this week's Jan. 6 hearings going so far?
Arizona House Speaker Rusty Bowers, Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger, and Georgia Secretary of State Chief Operating Officer Gabriel Sterling are sworn in
Briefing

How are this week's Jan. 6 hearings going so far?

The dry, dry West
Drought.
Briefing

The dry, dry West

Senators introduce bipartisan gun safety bill
Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Ct.)
finally

Senators introduce bipartisan gun safety bill

California jury finds Bill Cosby sexually assaulted 16-year-old in 1975
Judy Huth arrives at the Santa Monica Courthouse.
lawsuits

California jury finds Bill Cosby sexually assaulted 16-year-old in 1975

Kremlin spokesman: Geneva Conventions likely don't apply to Americans captured in Ukraine
Dmitry Peskov.
not good

Kremlin spokesman: Geneva Conventions likely don't apply to Americans captured in Ukraine

Biden said he expects to make decision on gas tax holiday this week
President Biden.
help is on the way?

Biden said he expects to make decision on gas tax holiday this week

The explosive 3rd Jan. 6 hearing
A video plays during the Jan. 6 hearing
Briefing

The explosive 3rd Jan. 6 hearing

Thousands of cattle deaths reported in Kansas due to heat wave
Cattle feed at a lot near Dodge City, Kansas, in 2007.
awful

Thousands of cattle deaths reported in Kansas due to heat wave

The week's good news: June 16, 2022
A penguin.
It wasn't all bad!

The week's good news: June 16, 2022

Families say 2 U.S. citizens who went to fight in eastern Ukraine are missing
An aerial view of Kharkiv, Ukraine.
MIA

Families say 2 U.S. citizens who went to fight in eastern Ukraine are missing

Jan. 6 committee releases video of Capitol tour the day before attack
Rep. Barry Loudermilk.
caught on camera

Jan. 6 committee releases video of Capitol tour the day before attack

What we learned at the first Jan. 6 hearing
Donald Trump.
Briefing

What we learned at the first Jan. 6 hearing