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Briana Koeneman

Digital Content Producer

Briana Koeneman is a digital content producer for the daily news team. She joined Newsy in 2013 after graduating from the University of Missouri with a bachelor's degree in journalism. Briana strives to provide Newsy's audience with straightforward, fact-driven stories each and every day.

  Recent Work
The Airbnb logo
APSci/Health

Airbnb Sets Aside $250M For Hosts To Help With Cancellations

A Whole Foods store
APSci/Health

Whole Foods Workers Strike Over Safety Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

A man wheels his suitcase across Westminster Bridge.
APSci/Health

U.K. Could Stay Under Coronavirus Restrictions For 6 Months

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin
APSci/Health

Mnuchin Predicts U.S. Economy Will Bounce Back Fast After Coronavirus

U.S. Capitol
APSci/Health

President Signs $2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Bill Into Law

USS Theodore Roosevelt
APSci/Health

All 5,000 Crew On USS Theodore Roosevelt To Be Tested For COVID-19

An ethanol plant in Shenandoah, Iowa.
APSci/Health

Ethanol Plants Push For Relaxed Rules To Help Hand Sanitizer Shortage

The Department of Justice seal
APSci/Health

DOJ: Intentionally Spreading COVID-19 Could Be Considered Terrorism

South Korean President Moon Jae-in in conference call
APPolitics

G-20 Leaders Agree To Develop Coronavirus Plan Of Action

A McDonald's restaurant in Florida
McDonald'sSci/Health

McDonald's Pulls All-Day Breakfast Menu Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Candles honor the victims of the Christchurch mosque attacks
APWorld

Christchurch Shooting Suspect Switches Plea To Guilty In Surprise Move

A laboratory technician prepares her protective gloves.
APSci/Health

Malaysia Glove Factories Reportedly Operating At Half Capacity

A New York Police Department badge
APSci/Health

Dozens Of NYPD Employees Test Positive For The Coronavirus

An airplane takes off
APU.S.

U.S. Airlines Reportedly Getting Ready For Potential Shutdown

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell
Andrew Harnik / APSci/Health

3rd Coronavirus Relief Bill Fails In Senate Again

The Camp Fire in California
APU.S.

PG&E To Plead Guilty To Manslaughter Over California Camp Fire

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer
APSci/Health

Senate Democrats Block Action On Coronavirus Stimulus Bill

People stand apart as they line up to enter a supermarket in Milan, Italy.
APSci/Health

Italy Reportedly Surpasses China In Coronavirus Deaths

A Walmart store
APSci/Health

Walmart Plans New Hires, Cash Bonuses Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Harvey Weinstein
APEntertainment

Harvey Weinstein Moved To Maximum Security Prison In New York

Facebook's thumbs-up "like" logo
APSci/Health

Facebook Will Pay Third-Party Content Moderators To Work Remotely

Office workers wearing masks to protect from coronavirus move past lantern decorations in an office building in Beijing.
APSci/Health

China Reports No New Domestic Coronavirus Cases

Damage from an earthquake in Utah
KSTUU.S.

5.7 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Salt Lake City Area

A gun store customer waits in line, Sunday, March 15, 2020, in Burbank, Calif.
APSci/Health

White House Requests More Emergency Funding For The Coronavirus

People wait for an H-E-B grocery store to open Tuesday, March 17, 2020, in Spring, Texas.
APSci/Health

White House To Ask Congress To Approve $850B Stimulus Package

An Amazon Fulfillment warehouse
APSci/Health

Amazon To Hire 100,000 More Workers As Coronavirus Drives Up Demand

A crowd in a baseball stadium
APSci/Health

MLB Opening Day Pushed Back At Least 8 Weeks

Pope Francis holds a crucifix as he celebrates Mass for the Passion of Christ.
APSci/Health

Vatican Holy Week Celebrations 'Under Study' Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Servpro cleaning workers are sprayed as they exit the Life Care Center in Kirkland, Wash.
APSci/Health

Clinical Trial For Coronavirus Vaccine Will Begin Monday

St. Paul teachers on strike
APU.S.

Thousands Of St. Paul Students To Return To School As Strike Ends