Isabel Angell

Takeaway Associate Producer

Isabel Angell appears in the following:

Venezuela Crisis Complicates Pence's Latin American Tour

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Vice President Mike Pence's diplomatic trip to Latin America was supposed to focus on trade, but it's become more about the crisis in Venezuela. 


Kenya Prays for a Peaceful Vote

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

There are significant concerns about whether Kenya will be able to hold safe and credible elections after a senior election official was recently found dead.


NAACP Travel Advisory Conjures Fears from Years Past

Friday, August 04, 2017

The travel advisory for the state of Missouri brings back memories of The Green Book, a guide started in the 1930s that helped black travelers seek out safe locations. 


Meet the Journalist Who Has Been Exposing R. Kelly for Two Decades

Thursday, July 20, 2017

This week, BuzzFeed published a story full of shocking allegations against R&B singer R. Kelly. The reporter behind that story is Jim DeRogatis, who has been covering Kelly since 2000. 


WNBA Team Seattle Storm to Hold Rally for Planned Parenthood

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

A trend toward activism in the WNBA and a liberal political climate in Seattle have made this a popular move for the team.


The Many Lives of Nikka Costa

Monday, July 17, 2017

Nikka Costa sang with Frank Sinatra as a child, became a successful pop artist, and toured with Prince. Now, she's back with her first new album in six years. 


Violence Surges in Mexico As Rival Cartels Face Off

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

There were 11,000 homicides in the first five months of 2017 alone. 


The Epic 43,000 Mile Road Trip to Every National Park

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

If you're looking to crank your summer travel plans up a notch, look no further. 

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Untangling Republicans' Plans to Repeal and Replace Obamacare

Friday, June 30, 2017

Confused about the ACA, AHCA, and BCRA and what they all mean for your health insurance coverage? You're not alone. 

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NFL Team Scores Win With Supreme Court's Derogatory Trademark Ruling

Friday, June 23, 2017

A football team scored an administrative touchdown thanks to a rock band's victory in court.

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Creating Protest Music to Challenge American Hypocrisy

Thursday, June 22, 2017

The experimental protest band Algiers, originally from Atlanta, is out with a new album tomorrow, called "The Underside of Power."


Musician Julien Baker on The Power of Sadness

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Musician Julien Baker has made a name for herself with beautiful songs about different kinds of sadness — but she's not glorifying her pain. 

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New Jersey Votes: A Changing of The Guard in the Garden State?

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

With incumbent Governor Chris Christie termed out, the gubernatorial primaries haven't garnered much attention. 


The Trials of Marvin Mutch

Thursday, June 01, 2017

A look at the California criminal justice system through the life of one man who spent more than 40 years in prison. 


In Army Milestone, First Group of Women Graduate from Infantry Training

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

The first group of women graduated from the grueling Army infantry training this month, four years after the Obama Administration ordered all combat positions open to women.

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Household Debt Reaches New High

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Americans borrowed $12.7 trillion over the first three months of 2017, while research shows families are feeling more insecure than ever. 

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Use of Toxic Pesticide Allowed to Continue Under Trump's EPA

Monday, May 22, 2017

The EPA had decided to ban the pesticide chlorpyrifos under the Obama administration, but the agency is reversing course under President Trump. 


Cholera Outbreak Hits Yemen

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

As civil war continues in Yemen, the country is seeing more and more of the side-effects of a long, drawn-out conflict. 


What Did Trump Share With Russian Officials?

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

The Washington Post's Karoun Demirjian says it's "very, very, very, very strange" that President Trump shared what he did with a non-ally. 


Successes and Setbacks in Disease Eradication

Monday, May 15, 2017

In 1979, the World Health Organization officially declared the end of smallpox. Why have more diseases, such as polio, been so hard to eradicate? 

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