Kate Prengel

is a Heavy contributor based in New York City, covering US politics and social issues. Email: kate.prengel@heavy.com
  • AirBnB Boycott: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    A growing number of people are calling for a boycott of AirBnb, after the house-renting company announced a new policy in the West Bank.

  • Tekashi 69 Could Be Facing Life in Jail

  • Michelle Wolf Calls White House Reporters ‘Cowards’

  • READ: CNN Responds to New White House Threat Against Acosta

  • Adam Schiff: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Trump Bashed the Smokey Bear Ad & CNN Doesn’t Want Us to Forget It

    Back in 2015, Donald Trump put up a tweet grumbling about the Smokey the Bear ad. One CNN reporter doesn't want us to forget about it.

  • Does Eric Swalwell Really Want to Nuke People Who Support Gun Rights?

  • Thomas Farr: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Luis Cobos-Cenobio: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Anthony Derlunas: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Eddie Scarry: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Eddie Scarry is a media reporter with the Washington Examiner. Scarry got a lot of attention today for a photo he tweeted of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. This isn't the first time Scarry's been in the spotlight.

  • Stormy Daniels Says She May Need a New Lawyer Soon

  • Elizabeth Warren Says Banks Could ‘Blow Another Hole in Our Economy’

  • NY Times Slams ‘Amazon Cuomo’ & His ‘Bad Bargain’

  • WATCH: Michael Avenatti Says He Expects to Be ‘Fully Exonerated’

  • Michael Avenatti Arrested on Suspicion of Domestic Violence Against Mystery Woman

  • READ: DoJ Says the White House Has the Right to Revoke Any Journalist’s Press Pass

  • OSU Students Chanted ‘John McCain Is Dead’ to Protest Ben Shapiro [VIDEO]

  • Luis Ontiveros: National Guardsman Arrested on Sexual Assault Charge in Texas

  • Police: Reports of Active Shooter at Medina Hospital Were a ‘Hoax’

    News reports say that the Cleveland Clinic Medina Hospital is on lockdown and police have rushed to the scene amid reports of an active shooter in the clinic.

  • Queens Pols Angry at Bezos: ‘We Weren’t Elected to be Amazon Drones’

  • Jack Kirby & Stan Lee: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Yes, Trumpy Bear Is a Real Product

  • Femen: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • LOOK: Kremlin Journalist Teases ‘Agent Donald’

    Dmitry Smirnov is a correspondent for the Komsomolskaya Pravda, a Russian tabloid newspaper that's been around, in one form or another, since 1925.

  • LISTEN: Rep. Steve King Was Caught on Tape Talking About ‘Dirt from Mexico’

  • Stephen King Defends His Politics & Disavows Sushi

  • Miriam Adelson: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Elizabeth Warren Says US Policy on Yemen Is ‘Too Little, Too Late’

  • Is Jeff Flake Running for President in 2020?

    Jeff Flake, the outgoing Arizona senator and outspoken Trump critic, gets asked all the time whether he's planning to run for president in 2020.