Kate Prengel

is a Heavy contributor based in New York City, covering US politics and social issues. Email: kate.prengel@heavy.com
  • Why Is The Best Western Trending?

    Here's why The Best Western was trending on Twitter on Monday morning.

  • Stephanie Espinosa: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

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  • Aidan Cook: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Air BnB Host Calls Black Men ‘Monkeys’ & Kicks Them Out

  • Mount Etna Is Erupting & It’s Spectacular [VIDEO]

    Mount Etna, one of the best-known active volcanoes in Europe, began a phase of eruptions this week.

  • Anna Timmer: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

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  • WATCH: Man Rips Confederate Flag off Moving Truck

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    Artie Muller is the executive director of Rolling Thunder, a veterans' group that advocates on behalf of POWs.

  • Liam Booth: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Nic Ready Is the Home Run Derby Champ Praised by Trump

  • Here’s What Trump Wrote on a Map of the Golan Heights

  • Marlin Jackson: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Erik Brooks, Jill Martin’s Fiance: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Kim Corban: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Jacob Schwartz: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Ariel Smith Missing: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Ronald Stolarczyk: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Ronald Stolarczyk is the upstate New York man who shot and killed two people after they allegedly tried to burglarize his home.

  • Daniel Wright Dead: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Teva Pharmaceuticals: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Rod Bramblett Dead: Auburn Radio Voice & His Wife Killed in Crash

  • Dr Keith Wolverson: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Julia Eller, Amanda’s Mom: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Julia Eller is the mother of Amanda, the 35 year old yoga instructor who went missing for two weeks in Maui. Here's what you need to know.

  • Tom Coleman: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Nathan Ivie: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Lt. Kaylie Ludwig: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Lee Cruse: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

  • Colin Akparanta: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Colin Akparanta is the Manhattan prison guard accused of sexually abusing female inmates. Here's what you need to know.