Caitlin Burke


Caitlin Burke serves as a reporter for CBN News. Some of her recent stories have focused on the Millennial generation, technology, the coal industry, the U.S. power grid and the reshoring effort.

She joined CBN News in June 2010, starting as an Associate Producer but her ultimate goal was to report. In January 2014, all of her hard work paid off when she was promoted to her dream job of being a reporter. She graduated from Harding University in 2008 with a B.A. in Broadcast Journalism.

Caitlin began her news career working as a production assistant in Richmond, Virginia, for the NBC affiliate, WWBT.

She is the oldest of seven children and enjoys playing any sport (especially soccer), leading in her church's young adults group, and going to the beach.

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My Stories

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

US Ebola Survivor: Virus a 'Fire from Pit of Hell'

Dr. Kent Brantly, an American survivor of Ebola, told a Senate panel that it's only a matter of time before the deadly virus spreads to the United States.

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Lawmakers Warn Obama US is Next on ISIS's List

U.S. airstrikes in Iraq are helping to weaken ISIS. But lawmakers are calling on the White House to do more as concerns grow about the threat the jihadist army poses to the West.

Monday, August 25, 2014

Your Doctor Could Be a Total Stranger Soon

Imagine healthcare without your familiar doctor and every time you're sick you're forced to seek treatment from a doctor who's never seen you before.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Ca. Quake Destroys Hundreds of Homes, Buckles Streets

The largest earthquake to hit the San Francisco Bay Area in 25 years sent scores of people to hospitals, ignited fires, damaged multiple historic buildings and knocked out power to tens of thousands on Sunday.

Thursday, August 21, 2014

'Miraculous Day' as US Ebola Patients Sent Home

The two American missionaries who had contracted the deadly Ebola virus in Liberia have been discharged from an Atlanta hospital. Dr. Kent Brantly called it a "miraculous day."

Friday, August 15, 2014

Government Healthcare Killing the Family Practice?

Thanks to increased pressure from the government, Medicare, and insurance companies, an increasing number of family doctors are closing their doors on private practice.

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Ebola-Stricken American Arrives at Atlanta Hospital

Nancy Writebol, the second American missionary to contract Ebola, arrived Tuesday at an Atlanta hospital, where doctors will monitor her closely.

Friday, August 01, 2014

African Ebola Outbreak Worsens, Americans Warned

It's the worst Ebola outbreak in history. The virus is now being blamed for more than 700 deaths in four West African countries, and it shows no sign of coming under control.

Monday, July 28, 2014

Not Everyone Happy with Religious Ambassador Pick

President Obama's decision to nominate Rabbi David Saperstein to the post of Ambassador for International Religious Freedom is drawing mixed reactions.

Friday, July 25, 2014

China's Unshaken: Church's Battered Cross Still Stands

A battered cross stands a the top of a one-roomed prayer hall in Zhejiang Province, China today. It's an act of defiance by a community of about 100 Christians.

Friday, July 25, 2014

US Mostly Absent in Meriam Ibrahim Release

Meriam Ibrahim, the Sudan mom who refused to recant her Christian faith even in the face of death, will soon head to the United States.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

What Conflicting Rulings Mean for Obamacare

Hours after a federal court dealt a major blow to the Affordable Care Act, another court issued an opposite ruling. So, what does that mean for Obamacare?

Monday, July 21, 2014

Made in the USA: Regulations Keeping Jobs Overseas?

Hundreds of companies are bringing production home to the United States instead of chasing cheap labor. But are government regulations standing in the way?

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Taxicab App 'Uber' Convenient. But Is It Legal?

Hailing a cab is only a click away in many cities. The smartphone app, "Uber," may be speeding to the top in customer satisfaction, but it's hitting legal speed bumps.

Friday, June 20, 2014

'Snowflake' Giving Leftover Embryos a Chance at Life

Thousands of babies-in-waiting currently sit in frozen storage labs, often being left to be destroyed. But one adoption agency is offering couples another option.

Monday, April 14, 2014

Gen iDistracted? Business the Millennial Way

To an older generation, social media looks more like a distraction. But to tech-savvy Millenials entering the workforce, it's a way of doing business.

Monday, January 27, 2014

Regulations Leave US Lead Industry Out in the Cold

EPA regulations have forced the nation's only remaining primary lead smelter to close -- and we could soon feel its absence.

Monday, November 11, 2013

Cancelled Health Policies: 'How Dare You in Washington!'

For millions, the reality of Obamacare is hitting home in the form of a letter informing them that they're losing their current coverage since it doesn't comply with the new law.