Kate Prengel

is a Heavy contributor based in New York City, covering US politics and social issues. Email: kate.prengel@heavy.com
  • Michael Bennet’s Mother Was Separated from Her Parents During WW2

    Michael Bennet says the issue of family separation is personal for him -- because, he says, his own mother was separated from her parents during World War Two.

  • Nabil Ghaly Is the Engineer Who Says OKCupid Ripped Off His Patent

  • Luis Alvarez: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Joy Harjo: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Michael Kearns: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Japan Earthquake: 6.4 Magnitude Quake Reported [VIDEOS, MAP]

    A 6.4 magnitude quake shook northwestern Japan late Tuesday night (local time). You can find video and impact maps here.

  • Gloria Vanderbilt’s Kids & Family: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Yaqun Lu: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • President Trump Wishes Happy Father’s Day to His ‘Worst & Most Vicious Critics’

  • Why Is Caillou Trending? Fans Wonder About His Height

  • Morgan Ortagus: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Morgan Ortagus is the State Department spokesperson. Rumors are circulating that she could be tapped to take over as White House press secretary.

  • Hogan Gidley: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Eric Zaun Dead: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • WATCH SpaceX Launch Today, June 12, Live Online

  • Pia Klemp: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • David Neiwert Has Been Suspended from Twitter

  • Sophia Chua-Rubenfeld: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Christian Huff, Sadie Robertson’s Fiance: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Ali Stroker: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Bushwick Bill Has Died at Age 52 After Battling Cancer

    Bushwick Bill of the Geto Boys has died at 52.

  • Peter Bright, AKA Dr Pizza: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Anthony Swatzie: Man Freed from Prison Thanks Trump in Viral Video

  • Joshua McClatchy Missing: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Bishop Michael Bransfield: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Tom Rice: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Tom Rice is the 97 year old veteran who recently parachuted onto the beaches of Normandy to celebrate the 75th anniversary of D-Day.

  • Yes, the FBI Had a Secret File on Bigfoot [DOCUMENTS]

  • Dan Bartlett: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Georgia Clark: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Scot Peterson, Former Broward Deputy, Arrested on Child Neglect Charges

  • Lisa Harris & Sterling Aguilar: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Police have arrested Lisa Harris and Sterling Aguilar in connection with the death of Grammy winning jazz drummer Lawrence Leathers.