About Andrew @andrewjmach
Andrew Mach is a former Digital Editor for PBS NewsHour in New York City, where he manages the online editorial direction of the national broadcast's weekend edition. Formerly, Mach was a news editor and staff writer for NBC News. He's also written for the Christian Science Monitor in Boston and had stints at ABC News, the Washington Post and German network ZDF in Berlin, in addition to reporting for an investigative journalism project in Phoenix. Mach was a recipient of the 2016 Kiplinger Fellowship, the 2015 RIAS German/American Exchange fellowship by the Radio Television Digital News Foundation and the 2012 Berlin Capital Program Fulbright. He attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and is a native of Aberdeen, South Dakota.
Andrew’s Recent Stories
Nation May 17NTSB: No indication object struck derailed Amtrak train in Philadelphia
Investigators have found no radio communications indicating any object struck the windshield of the ill-fated Amtrak train that derailed in Philadelphia on Tuesday, National Traffic Safety Board officials said Sunday morning.
World May 16U.S. special forces kill senior ISIS commander in Syria raid
The White House said U.S. special forces killed a senior Islamic State commander who was in involved with the terrorist organization's illicit oil and gas and military operations during a raid overnight Friday in eastern Syria.
Nation May 10Report: Defense Dept. paid NFL millions of taxpayer dollars to salute troops
The U.S. Department of Defense paid the NFL more than $5 million in taxpayer money between 2011 to 2014 to honor U.S. soldiers and veterans at games, an investigation revealed this week. But instead of purely heartfelt salutes to the…
World May 02Photos: Hysteria surrounds Britain’s newest royal baby
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, gave birth to a baby girl Saturday morning, Kensington Palace announced.
Nation Apr 25Did a ‘rough ride’ by police cause Freddie Gray’s death in Baltimore?
Protesters in Baltimore, Maryland, took to the streets Saturday for what they promised would be their biggest march yet after near-daily demonstrations this week over the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray, who died from injuries while in police custody. For…
Nation Mar 22Is the ‘Twizzler Challenge’ for autism the web’s new viral fundraiser?
Those who partake in the challenge or donate benefit New York Collaborates for Autism, which funds and creates schools, programs and services for people with autism nationwide.
Nation Mar 14Hundreds expected for funeral of 19-year-old man fatally shot by police
Hundreds of mourners in Madison, Wisc., were expected to attend a visitation and funeral Saturday for a 19-year-old biracial man shot and killed by a white police officer last Friday.
World Feb 15Denmark on ‘high-alert’ after police kill gunman behind double terror attack
The Danish Prime Minister said the country was still on "high-alert" on Sunday after police in Copenhagen shot and killed a 22-year-old man they believe was responsible for the double terror attack at a cafe and synagogue on Saturday and…
World Feb 15Islamic State releases video purporting to show beheadings of 21 Egyptians
The Islamic State released a video on Sunday purporting to show the beheading of a group of 21 Egyptians captured in Libya.
World Feb 14Danish police: Three shot at synagogue in new attack in Copenhagen
Three people were wounded at a shooting near a Copenhagen synagogue early Sunday morning in the second shooting reported in less than 24 hours in the Danish capital city. It was too early to tell whether Sunday's shooting was related…