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Kathryn Krawczyk

Assistant Editor

Kathryn is a graduate of Syracuse University, with degrees in magazine journalism and information technology, along with hours to earn another degree after working at SU's independent paper The Daily Orange. She's currently recovering from a horse addiction while living in New York City, and likes to share her extremely dry sense of humor on Twitter.

Sherrod Brown publicly shames Rand Paul for not wearing a mask on the Senate floor
Sen. Sherrod Brown.
wear a mask!

Sherrod Brown publicly shames Rand Paul for not wearing a mask on the Senate floor

Biden pledges to raise refugee cap to 125,000, up from 15,000 under Trump
biden immigration policy

Biden pledges to raise refugee cap to 125,000, up from 15,000 under Trump

Voting technology company Smartmatic sues Fox News and its top hosts for $2.7 billion over disinformation
Smartmatic headquarters.
Elections have consequences

Voting technology company Smartmatic sues Fox News and its top hosts for $2.7 billion over disinformation

Biden to end support of Saudi Arabia's offensive operations in Yemen
National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan.
biden foreign policy

Biden to end support of Saudi Arabia's offensive operations in Yemen

House impeachment managers demand Trump testify under oath, argue he has nothing else going on anyway
President Trump.
return to the swamp

House impeachment managers demand Trump testify under oath, argue he has nothing else going on anyway

This year's nonexistent flu season could prove problematic for vaccine developers
Flu vaccine.
the good with the bad

This year's nonexistent flu season could prove problematic for vaccine developers

Jeff Bezos is stepping down as Amazon CEO
Jeff Bezos.
jeff byezos

Jeff Bezos is stepping down as Amazon CEO

Biden's immigration executive orders don't do much. That could be by design.
A migrant and their child at the U.S.-Mexico border.
biden executive orders

Biden's immigration executive orders don't do much. That could be by design.

Pete Buttigieg becomes 1st openly gay person confirmed to Cabinet seat
Pete Buttigieg.
the biden cabinet

Pete Buttigieg becomes 1st openly gay person confirmed to Cabinet seat

Manchin will support Democrats' reconciliation bill, allowing COVID relief to move forward without GOP
Sen. Joe Manchin.
the coronavirus crisis

Manchin will support Democrats' reconciliation bill, allowing COVID relief to move forward without GOP

2 FBI agents killed while executing search warrant in Florida
A law enforcement investigation in Sunrise Florida.
fbi shooting

2 FBI agents killed while executing search warrant in Florida

House impeachment brief contains a whole section dedicated to its Republican support
Rep. Liz Cheney.
impeachment round 2

House impeachment brief contains a whole section dedicated to its Republican support

Pfizer and BioNTech expect to make $15 billion from vaccine sales this year
Pfizer headquarters.
vaccination station

Pfizer and BioNTech expect to make $15 billion from vaccine sales this year

House Democrats look ready to boot Marjorie Taylor Greene from committees if GOP doesn't act first
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene.
greene be gone

House Democrats look ready to boot Marjorie Taylor Greene from committees if GOP doesn't act first

Biden may revoke Trump's access to classified intelligence
President Trump.
a need to know

Biden may revoke Trump's access to classified intelligence

Pelosi, Schumer introduce budget resolution to pass COVID relief without GOP support
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
stimulus check

Pelosi, Schumer introduce budget resolution to pass COVID relief without GOP support

West Virginia's GOP governor supports big pandemic relief bill: 'If we throw away some money, so what?'
West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice.
one for the history books

West Virginia's GOP governor supports big pandemic relief bill: 'If we throw away some money, so what?'

How 'Stop the Steal' organizers are still outsmarting Facebook's content moderators
Capitol riot.
Facebook Fail

How 'Stop the Steal' organizers are still outsmarting Facebook's content moderators

New York health experts quit as Cuomo crafts his own delay-plagued vaccination plans
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo.
at least he didn't write a book about it

New York health experts quit as Cuomo crafts his own delay-plagued vaccination plans

Rochester police seen pepper spraying handcuffed, screaming 9-year-old girl in body camera video
Protesters in Rochester in September.
police brutality

Rochester police seen pepper spraying handcuffed, screaming 9-year-old girl in body camera video

Wall Street has its worst week since October amid GameStop chaos
GameStop.
gamestock

Wall Street has its worst week since October amid GameStop chaos

Rep. Cori Bush is moving her House office after alleged harassment from Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene
Rep. Cori Bush.
relocating

Rep. Cori Bush is moving her House office after alleged harassment from Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene

Fauci calls coronavirus variants' arrival in the U.S. a 'wake-up call' to vaccine developers
Dr. Anthony Fauci.
coronavirus variants

Fauci calls coronavirus variants' arrival in the U.S. a 'wake-up call' to vaccine developers

Robinhood halts trading of GameStop and other heavily shorted stocks as hedge funds suffer
GameStop.
gamestock

Robinhood halts trading of GameStop and other heavily shorted stocks as hedge funds suffer

30 percent of SolarWinds hack victims didn't run the software, CISA head says
Christopher Krebs.
back door

30 percent of SolarWinds hack victims didn't run the software, CISA head says

McConnell misquotes Biden in an attempt to criticize his rush of executive orders
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
fact check

McConnell misquotes Biden in an attempt to criticize his rush of executive orders

The U.S. has its 1st confirmed case of the coronavirus variant from South Africa
Coronavirus test.
the coronavirus crisis

The U.S. has its 1st confirmed case of the coronavirus variant from South Africa

Moderna working on booster shot to increase protection against South African coronavirus variant
Moderna.
Solving COVID

Moderna working on booster shot to increase protection against South African coronavirus variant

Donald Trump Jr. and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez agree on this 1 thing
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
all bets are off

Donald Trump Jr. and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez agree on this 1 thing

Pelosi signals support for reconciliation bill to pass coronavirus relief without Republicans
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
covid relief

Pelosi signals support for reconciliation bill to pass coronavirus relief without Republicans

Surging global ice melt suggests sea level rise predictions are far too conservative
Glacier melting.
climate change is real and it's happening

Surging global ice melt suggests sea level rise predictions are far too conservative

Biden ramps up vaccine goal to 150 million doses in 1st 100 days
President Biden.
coronavirus crisis

Biden ramps up vaccine goal to 150 million doses in 1st 100 days

Twitter is recruiting volunteer 'Birdwatchers' to monitor tweets for misinformation
Twitter logo.
no binoculars needed

Twitter is recruiting volunteer 'Birdwatchers' to monitor tweets for misinformation

DOJ watchdog will investigate if officials tried to 'improperly' overturn the 2020 election
Michael Horowitz.
in the doj house

DOJ watchdog will investigate if officials tried to 'improperly' overturn the 2020 election

Supreme Court dismisses case alleging Trump illegally profited from his businesses while in office
Trump hotel in Vancouver.
hotel oh well

Supreme Court dismisses case alleging Trump illegally profited from his businesses while in office

Nearly 200 National Guard members have reportedly gotten COVID-19 since the Capitol riot
National Guard members at the Capitol.
covid at the capitol

Nearly 200 National Guard members have reportedly gotten COVID-19 since the Capitol riot