About Carey @careyereed
Carey Reed assists in covering breaking and feature news for NewsHour Weekend's website. She also helps the NewsHour Weekend broadcast team in the production of the show. She is interested in the flourishing fields of data journalism and information visualization and recently graduated, with honors, from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.
Carey’s Recent Stories
Nation Dec 21Gunman Ismaaiyl Brinsley wanted revenge for recent police killings
The man who shot and killed two New York Police Department officers in Brooklyn Saturday expressed anger against the government for the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown on social media and had previously attempted suicide, officials said Sunday.
Nation Dec 21New York City mourns NYPD officers slain in Brooklyn ambush
Flags flew at half staff around the city of New York on Sunday, as residents mourned the killings of two New York Police Department officers in what was characterized by Police Commissioner Bill Bratton as an assassination.
World Dec 20China arrests US aid worker on North Korea border
Chinese authorities arrested Christian missionary Peter Hahn near the China-North Korea border on Friday.
Science Dec 20New fish species discovered in deepest part of Pacific Ocean
Researchers discovered a new fish species living at the greatest depths ever explored of the world's largest ocean.
World Dec 13Deal reached in overtime at UN climate summit in Peru
Delegates from 190 countries agreed on a deal to curb climate change Sunday, as United Nations climate talks in Lima, Peru, entered a second day of overtime.
World Dec 07Mexican officials confirm ID of body in case of 43 missing students
Mexican officials on Sunday confirmed the identity of the body belonging to one of the country's 43 missing students as 19-year-old Alexander Mora Venancio. He and 42 other teacher trainees disappeared while participating in demonstrations against school budget cuts in…
World Dec 06Report: Giraffe populations in Africa drop 40 percent in 15 years
New research shows that African giraffe populations have decreased by 40 percent over the last 15 years, pushing the world's tallest animal closer to extinction.
Nation Nov 30Wal-Mart investors to reconsider gun sales after NYC church challenge
Wal-Mart investors may now have a say in whether the retailer continues selling high-capacity guns, a federal judge ruled Wednesday.
Science Nov 29Invisible shield in space protects Earth from ‘killer electrons’
A team led by professors and scientists from the University of Colorado at Boulder discovered an invisible shield in space that blocks Earth from so-called "killer electrons."…
Nation Nov 23Will the last ‘Angola Three’ inmate be set free?
Louisiana's attorney general voiced his disagreement on Friday with a court ruling that could lead to the release of an inmate who has spent 42 years in solitary confinement.