Senator Jeanne Shaheen introduced legislation earlier this year that would provide legal protections to ensure access to safe housing for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Watch our +Yahoo News interview live today at 11:30am ET http://yhoo.it/2ddP9Pq
On Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric speaks with Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) who introduced legislation earlier this year that would provide legal protections to ensure access to safe housing for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, “The Fair Housing for Domestic
In an interview with Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric, Vice President Joe Biden reacts to Secretary of State John Kerry’s announcement that the U.S. and Russia have reached a deal for a ceasefire in Syria.
On Friday, July 15, 2016, Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric will discuss the latest news regarding the attack in Nice, France. Couric will be joined by Yahoo News Deputy Editor Daniel Klaidman, Center for National Security at Fordham Law director Karen Greenberg, Middle East Editor of Newsweek based
At 1:30pmET Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric will interview Edmond Jordan, family attorney for Alton Sterling, a 37-year-old black man who was fatally shot after a confrontation with police officers outside of a Baton Rouge, Louisiana convenience store. Video of Sterling’s altercation, which took
When NFL lineman Eugene Monroe spoke out publicly against the NFL’s ban on marijuana, it sparked a national conversation about the merits of cannabis as an alternative method of pain management for players.
Educators around the country see the value in young adults taking the time to figure out what they want to get out of college before they show up on campus. It's called the 'gap year' and it isn't just a year off. http://yhoo.it/2dmpA1q
When the White House announced that Malia Obama would be taking a year off after high school before attending Harvard, it turned a spotlight on the idea of a “gap year.” And yet it’s not just presidential family members taking time off, and not just Harvard that’s encouraging its students to consider
On Monday, Sept. 19, 2016, in the wake of the duel explosions in New York and New Jersey on Sunday, Sept 18, 2016, and the ensuing manhunt leading to the capture of the suspect Ahmad Khan Rahami, Yahoo News Global Anchor Katie Couric talks with former jihadi turned anti-ISIS de-radicalizer, Mubin Shaikh
I sat down with U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch in Detroit to discuss her efforts to enhance community policing, the "Black Lives Matter" movement and her controversial meeting with Bill Clinton. yhoo.it/2ayJAOs
U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch sounded off on the uneasy state of relations between law enforcement and minority communities. It was one of several topics Lynch addressed in a wide-ranging conversation with Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric in Detroit.
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Katie Couric (@katiecouric) is an award-winning journalist and TV personality, well-known cancer advocate, and New York Times best-selling author The Best Advice I Ever Got: Lessons From Extraordinary Lives.
In February 2014, she joined Yahoo! News as the Global News Anchor. Prior to her time with Yahoo!, Couric joined the Disney/ABC Television Group in Summer 2011 and served as special correspondent for ABC News. In September 2012, she began hosting a daytime talk show, Katie.
In addition to her journalism work, Katie has been an outspoken advocate for cancer research, specifically colon cancer, founding the National Colorectal Cancer Research Alliance (NCCRA) after losing her husband, Jay Monahan to the disease. She has established the Jay Monahan Center for Gastrointestinal Health at the New York-Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York City in 2004, and co-hosted the network-wide special: "Stand Up 2 Cancer" to on September 5, 2008. (www.standup2cancer.org)
In 2014 she was the Executive Producer of the film Fed Up, which appeared at the Sundance Film Festival.
Katie was the first female solo anchor of an evening newscast at CBS Evening News, after a 15-year stint as co-anchor of NBC's successful Today Show.
Katie lives in New York City with her two daughters.