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
World Jan 10Tens of thousands rally in Dresden against racism, xenophobia
Around 35,000 people turned out to rally on Saturday in the eastern German city of Dresden against an anti-Islamic movement and in remembrance of the recent terrorist attacks in France.
Nation Jan 10George Zimmerman arrested for aggravated assault with a weapon
George Zimmerman, the Florida man who was acquitted in the shooting death of an unarmed black teen in 2013, was arrested Friday, the Seminole County Sheriff's Office said.
Nation Jan 04Longtime sportscaster Stuart Scott dies at age 49
Longtime ESPN anchor Stuart Scott died Sunday after a seven-year battle with cancer. He was 49 years old.
Nation Dec 20Gunman ‘assassinates’ two NYPD officers in Brooklyn ambush
Two New York City Police Department officers were shot and killed in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn on Saturday, and the gunman also died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
World Dec 20North Korea calls Sony hack claims ‘slander,’ threatens to retaliate
Leaders in North Korea on Saturday called the Obama Administration's accusations that it was behind the cyber attack on Sony Pictures "groundless slander" and threatened to retaliate unless the United States agreed to conduct a joint investigation with them.
World Dec 07U.S. transfers six detainees from Guantánamo Bay to Uruguay
Six detainees from Guantánamo Bay prison in Cuba have been transferred to live freely in Uruguay, the Pentagon announced Sunday.
Nation Dec 06Recalling Luke Somers as a ‘passionate’ and ‘dedicated’ colleague
In an interview with Hari Sreenivasan, NewsHour's Tik Root remembers his former colleague, American photojournalist Luke Somers, who was one of two hostages killed by Al-Qaida militants during a rescue attempt by U.S. forces in Yemen.
World Dec 06Typhoon Hagupit slams into Philippines as thousands evacuate
More than 650,000 people were evacuating from coastal villages in the Philippines as Typhoon Hagupit made landfall early Saturday, causing downed power lines and trees and canceling more than 150 fights. There were no immediate reports of casualties.
World Nov 30Inflamed by poaching, record-high tiger deaths reported in India
Tigers are dying in record numbers in India, mostly due to poaching, the country's wildlife officials said this week.
Nation Nov 29UPDATE: Ferguson police officer who killed Michael Brown resigns
Darren Wilson, the Ferguson, Mo. police officer who shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown in August, sparking months of protests, has resigned in the wake of the shooting.