Meet the Team

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
Protesters set fire to close a street during clashes between security forces and anti-government protesters.
APWorld

U.S. Embassy Compound In Baghdad Reportedly Hit By Rockets

President Donald Trump
Getty ImagesPolitics

Trump Addresses Annual March For Life In Presidential First

Followers of Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr gather in Baghdad, Iraq.
APWorld

Thousands Gather In Baghdad To Protest U.S. Military Presence

Bishop Nelson Perez
The VaticanU.S.

Pope Francis Names New Archbishop Of Philadelphia

Jeff Bezos
Getty ImagesWorld

United Nations Calls For Investigation Into Jeff Bezos Phone Hacking

President Donald Trump
Getty ImagesPolitics

Trump Confirms Plans To Expand Controversial Travel Ban

President Donald Trump
Getty ImagesPolitics

Trump Slams Impeachment During Davos Press Conference

Obamacare sign
Getty ImagesPolitics

SCOTUS Declines To Fast-Track Obamacare Appeal

Rohingya are seen after arriving on a boat to Bangladesh.
Getty ImagesWorld

Myanmar Commission Finds No Evidence Of Genocide Against Rohingya

Birth control pills
Getty ImagesPolitics

SCOTUS To Hear Appeal Over Obamacare Contraception Mandate

The scene of a shooting in Kansas City
KSHBU.S.

At Least 2 Dead In Shooting Outside Kansas City Nightclub

Candle light vigil
Getty ImagesWorld

Remains Of Ukrainians Killed In Iran Plane Crash Returned Home

President Donald Trump
Getty ImagesPolitics

Here's What To Expect As Trump's Impeachment Trial Gets Underway

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
Getty ImagesU.S.

New Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Building To Open This Summer

Lev Parnas
Getty ImagesPolitics

Lev Parnas: Trump 'Knew Exactly What Was Going On' In Ukraine

Nancy Pelosi
Getty ImagesPolitics

Pelosi Announces Impeachment Managers For Senate Impeachment Trial

Sen. Tim Kaine
Getty ImagesPolitics

Senate Has Enough Support To Pass Revamped War Powers Measure

A WNBA basketball
Getty ImagesSports

WNBA Announces 'Groundbreaking' New Collective Bargaining Agreement

Photos of a Border Patrol detention facility in Arizona
U.S. District Court for the District of ArizonaPolitics

Lawsuit Over Arizona Border Patrol Conditions Finally Goes To Trial

Steven Mnuchin
Getty ImagesPolitics

U.S. Slaps New Sanctions On Iran After Attacks

U.S. Capitol building
Getty ImagesU.S.

House Votes To Approve War Powers Resolution Restricting Iran Actions

Steven Mnuchin
Getty ImagesPolitics

Mnuchin Reportedly Wants To Wait To Disclose Trump Travel Costs

U.S. Army soldiers salute
Getty ImagesU.S.

U.S. Army Warns Of Fake Texts Telling Recipients They've Been Drafted

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
Getty ImagesPolitics

House Committee Invites Pompeo To Testify On Iran

Mike Pompeo
Getty ImagesPolitics

Pompeo Refuses To Elaborate On 'Imminent' Soleimani Threat

Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif
Getty ImagesPolitics

U.S. Reportedly Denies Visa To Iran's Foreign Minister

Julián Castro and Elizabeth Warren
Getty ImagesPolitics

Julián Castro Endorses Elizabeth Warren For President

A 737 Max airplane
Getty ImagesWorld

Boeing Uncovers Another Potential 737 Max Problem

Investors observe the stock market
Getty ImagesWorld

China Denies Halting Link Between Shanghai, London Stock Exchanges

Oil pipelines
Getty ImagesWorld

Russia Suspends Oil Deliveries To Belarus