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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.

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Protesters participate in a rally against one of the nation's most restrictive bans on abortions.
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ACLU, Planned Parenthood File Lawsuit To Block Alabama Abortion Ban

Missouri Gov. Mike Parson
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Missouri's Governor Signs 8-Week Abortion Ban Into Law

Harvey Weinstein.
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Harvey Weinstein Reportedly Reaches $44M Deal To Settle Lawsuits

Google logo.
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Irish Privacy Regulator Launches Investigation Into Google

Damage from a tornado that hit Jefferson City, Missouri.
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Violent Storms Spawn Tornadoes, Flooding In Multiple States

President Donald Trump
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Trump Criticizes Democratic Investigations In Surprise News Conference

Adam Schiff.
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House Intel Committee Cancels 'Enforcement' Vote Against DOJ

Bashar al-Assad of Syria
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US Says Syrian Government Might Be Using Chemical Weapons Again

Ken Cuccinelli.
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Trump Will Reportedly Tap Ken Cuccinelli For Top DHS Role

A member of Huawei's reception staff walks in front of a large screen displaying the logo.
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Google Reverses Decision, Will Continue To Work With Huawei

Protesters participate in a rally against one of the nation's most restrictive bans on abortions.
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Dozens Of Groups Will Participate In Nationwide #StopTheBans Protests

Robert F. Smith.
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Billionaire Investor Pledges To Pay College Grads' Student Loan Debt

Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn.
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Brexit Talks Between May And Corbyn Collapse

Jeffrey Rosen.
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Senate Confirms Jeffrey Rosen As Deputy Attorney General

Laptop keyboard
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Authorities In Several Countries Take Down GozNym Cybercrime Network

In this photo illustration, the owner of a shop that sells electronic cigarettes demonstrates how to use one.
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Federal Judge Says FDA Must Start Delayed E-Cigarette Reviews

Former media baron Conrad Black.
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President Trump Grants Full Pardon To Ex-Newspaper Mogul Conrad Black

San Quentin's death lethal injection facility.
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DOJ Says FDA Doesn't Have Authority Over Lethal Injection Drugs

Baby feet.
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US Births Fall To Lowest Level In Decades

A full moon over the U.S. Capitol.
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Trump Requests $1.6B Budget Increase For NASA's Moon Mission

The Wise Honest.
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North Korea Demands Return Of Cargo Ship Seized By The US

Mike Pompeo.
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Mike Pompeo To Meet With Vladimir Putin In Russia

The Henry Rutgers Houses.
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HUD: 55,000 Kids Could Be Displaced Under Trump Immigration Rule

Chelsea Manning.
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Chelsea Manning Released From Federal Prison

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Ed Markey introduce the Green New Deal
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Democrats Walk Tightrope With Green New Deal

The Wise Honest.
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US Seizes North Korean Ship For Alleged Sanctions Violations

The Facebook logo.
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Facebook Co-Founder Says It's Time To Break Up The Company

Pope Francis.
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Pope Francis Introduces New Rules For Reporting Clerical Sex Abuse

Used syringes are discarded at a needle exchange clinic.
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Elizabeth Warren Unveils Plan To Fight The Opioid Epidemic

A resident stands on her property about two weeks after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico.
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Top Senate Republicans Push For Progress On Disaster Aid Package