Cate Cauguiran

cate cauguiran bio head Cate CauguiranCate Cauguiran (pronounced Co-GEAR-an) is a reporter for CBS Eyewitness News Early Edition. She joins the team selected as part of CBS Network’s News Development Program.

You can find her bright and early bringing you the top national and international stories in “Your World” on Eyewitness News This Morning. On KPIX 5 Eye Witness News at Noon, Cate is back out in the field tackling the latest stories in the Bay Area.

She joins KPIX 5 from Medford, Oregon where she was morning anchor, producer and multimedia journalist for KTVL News 10. In the news trenches of Southern Oregon, Cate did it all – write, shoot and edit.

Cate graduated from the University of Southern California with her B.A. in Broadcast Journalism and International Relations, with a focus in foreign policy analysis and culture, gender and global civil society in 2008. She returned to her alma mater to get her master’s degree in Communication Management from the USC Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism in 2010.

Cate started her journalism career interning for CBS Los Angeles/KCAL, NBC Nightly News and working at her college station, Annenberg TV News.

She is what they call a “third culture kid.” She is Filipina and a military brat who grew up on U.S. military bases overseas in Japan. When she’s not in the newsroom, she is out and about exploring the food, culture, music and outdoors of the Bay Area with her pup, Cooper.

Cate would love to connect with you on your stories and day-to-day.

Connect with Cate on Twitter at @CateCauguiran.

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Oakland Residents Say Landlord Is Playing Dirty With 110% Rent Increase

Some residents in Oakland say their landlord is playing dirty.

03/17/2015

Diamond Rings

Fake Diamonds No Different From The Real Thing?

Lab technology and engineering has advanced in big ways, producing a new brand of manmade diamond remarkably close to the real thing

03/13/2015

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Smartphone Obsession Leading Many To Feel Painful ‘Text Neck’

As our obsession with our gadgets grows, more doctors are seeing a painful phenomenon known as “text neck.”

03/11/2015

Alcoholic drinks known as "Summer Coolers" that police say were sold at an underground bar in East Oakland. (CBS)

Black Market Bars Selling Booze Popping Up In Bay Area Homes, Garages

It looks like any other house on the block, but inside police say it’s the modern day version of a speakeasy, selling something called summer coolers.

03/10/2015

Screen shot of Luxy, an online dating app for wealthy singles. (CBS)

‘Tinder Minus The Poor People,’ Online Dating App Caters Toward Affluent Bay Area Singles

Money can buy a lot of things like fancy clothes, houses and cars, but love? A new dating app is requiring its users to have at least a six-figure salary.

03/05/2015

Patients are subject to temperatures reaching 200 below zero at Glace Cryotherapy in Carmel. (CBS)

Cryotherapy At 200 Degrees Below Zero Becomes Latest Northern California Health Craze

At first glance, it’s a machine looks straight out of a sci-fi movie. But this Cryosauna, as it’s called, has been called a health miracle for some and it’s addictive.

03/04/2015

Alicia Shaffer of Livermore, creator of the Three Bird Nest shop on Etsy. (CBS)

Livermore Mom On Her Way To Becoming Etsy Millionaire

Alicia Shaffer is on her way to becoming a self-made millionaire, from what she started as a hobby.

02/27/2015

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New Yorker Fed Up With Cold Weather Convinces Employer To Let Her Work Remotely From San Francisco

A New Yorker fed up with frigid weather convinced her boss to let her work remotely out of the company’s San Francisco office.

02/25/2015

Duo Duo was saved from being slaughtered for meat in China. (CBS)

Bay Area Woman Saves Dog From Being Slaughtered For Meat In China

Thursday marks the Lunar New Year. For a growing number of animal lovers, here and in China, they hope the Year of the Goat will be the time to remember the story of a little dog that inspired a movement.

02/19/2015

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Number Of Teens Tried As Adults Skyrocketing In Santa Clara County

A 14-year-old San Jose gang member could spend life in prison if convicted of attempted murder. He is among the growing number of teens who are being tried as adults.

02/17/2015

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