Isabel Angell

Takeaway Associate Producer

Isabel Angell appears in the following:

Massive California Wildfires Caused by Electrical Grid

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Cal Fire found that power lines maintained by PG&E, the biggest utility in the state, were the cause of 11 of the 12 major fires in the North Bay's wine country region last fall. 

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History of Racism in Russian Soccer as World Cup Kicks Off

Monday, June 11, 2018

The Men's World Cup starts this week, and people all over the world will be heading to Russia for the world's biggest sporting event.

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Supreme Court Upholds Ohio Voter Purge Law

Monday, June 11, 2018

In a 5-4 decision, the Supreme Court ruled that Ohio could remove people from the voter rolls, as long as they met certain criteria.

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Lindsey Jordan: Indie Rocker Shredding Her Way Through Life

Thursday, June 07, 2018

18-year-old Lindsey Jordan of the indie band Snail Mail talks music, love, and being a role model for young girls who want to be rockers. 

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Miami's Next Real Estate Crisis: Climate Gentrification

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

The city of Miami is right at sea level, and wealthy investors are finding inland properties much more appealing as the menace of sea-level rise slowly encroaches on the coastline.

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One Woman Works to Fight the Link Between Trauma and Incarceration

Tuesday, June 05, 2018

In 1986, Donna Hylton was sentenced to 25-years-to-life for kidnapping and second degree murder. Inside Bedford Hills Correctional Facility, she was Inmate #86G0206.

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Young Floridians Reflect on Gun Violence They Face Every Day

Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Jeremiah Johnson and Aliyah Blackmon, two students at Miami Norland Senior High School, face the prospect of gun violence in their neighborhoods every day.

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What to Watch for Today in California's "Jungle Primary"

Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Today is primary day in in eight states. Here's what you need to know.

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Police Launch Investigation Into Former U.S.C. Gynecologist

Thursday, May 31, 2018

The former school clinic gynecologist for the University of Southern California had been accused of misconduct for years while the university allowed him to continue practicing. 

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A Reckoning in Puerto Rico, Eight Months After Maria

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Eight months after Hurricane Maria made landfall on Puerto Rico, a sense of where the island is today from a radio host and a psychologist. 

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Truck Drivers in Brazil Protest Soaring Fuel Prices

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

The strike has ground the the country to a halt. Protesters are blocking highways, supermarkets are rationing fruit and gas stations are running out of fuel.

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"Global Gag Rule" May Be Responsible for More Abortions

Friday, May 25, 2018

Health care workers in Kenya are saying that President Trump’s ban on global abortion funding is actually causing more abortions, many of them dangerously executed.

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North Korea's "CIA" Pulls off Heists, Raking in Millions

Thursday, May 24, 2018

The Reconnaissance General Bureau, North Korea’s equivalent to the C.I.A., has trained some of the world's greatest bank-robbing crews.

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Republicans Roll Back Dodd-Frank Regulations Passed After Recession

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

In a bipartisan move, the House voted to exempt thousands of small and medium-sized banks from Dodd-Frank's financial restrictions. It now heads to President Trump for his signature.

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Primaries Sweep First Black Female Nominee to Governor's Race

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

A spate of primary races on Tuesday further solidified the Democratic and Republican roster of candidates for the November's general elections.

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New York A.G. Eric Schneiderman Resigns Amid Sex Abuse Allegations

Tuesday, May 08, 2018

New York's Democratic Attorney General has resigned after being asked to step aside by Governor Andrew Cuomo. Schneiderman was the subject of several allegations of sexual abuse.

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Tens of Thousands Strike Across California's Public Universities

Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Approximately 50,000 workers at the University of California system are taking part in a three day strike this week. 

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How N.R.A. Fundraising Shapes the Political Landscape

Friday, May 04, 2018

The National Rifle Association’s annual meeting starts today in Dallas. Around 80,000 people are expected to attend and President Trump is set to give a highly-anticipated speech.

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'She Got Game:' A Short Film Imagines the Sequel to a Spike Lee Classic

Tuesday, May 01, 2018

In 1998, Ray Allen played Jesus Shuttlesworth. Today, Jewel Loyd of the Seattle Storm is Faith Mothershed in a short film styled as a trailer to an imaginary sequel to "He Got Game." 

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Special Counsel Mueller's Questions for President Trump Leaked to Press

Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has dozens of questions for President Trump, according to an extensive list leaked to The New York Times.

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