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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
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker
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How We Got Here: A Brexit Timeline

Oxycodone pain pills
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Drug Companies Reach $260M Settlement To Avoid Opioid Trial In Ohio

Damage from the Dallas tornado
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Powerful Tornado Rips Through Northern Dallas

Nancy Pelosi
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Pelosi Quickly Moves To Put Her Drug Pricing Bill To A Full House Vote

The first all-female spacewalk
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NASA Astronauts Make History With First All-Female Spacewalk

Rikers Island
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New York City Council Votes To Close Rikers Island

A man inspects a fissure caused by an earthquake
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California Launches Statewide Earthquake Early Warning System

Gordon Sondland
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Sondland: Trump Told Diplomats To Work With Giuliani On Ukraine

President Donald Trump
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Trump Defends His Decision To Pull U.S. Troops Out Of Syria

Trump International Hotel
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Appeals Court Agrees To Rehear Trump Emoluments Lawsuit

American and Chinese flags
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China Says It's Already Bought Large Amounts Of U.S. Pork, Sorghum

An Uber driver waits for a client.
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Uber Cuts 350 Jobs In Latest Round Of Layoffs

Boeing 737 Max airliner
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737 Max Grounding Costs Are Still Rising For Boeing, Airlines

Former Catalan separatist leaders sit on the front bench at the beginning of their trial.
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Spain's Supreme Court Sentences Catalan Separatist Leaders To Prison

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Court Rules Against FBI Over Some Surveillance Activities

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton
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Senate Intel Committee Report Warns Of 2020 Election Interference

EU Ambassador Gordon Sondland
U.S. Department of StatePolitics

House Democrats Will Subpoena Key Ukraine Witness To Testify

Southwest Airlines plane
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Southwest Pilots Union Sues Boeing Over 737 Max Grounding

Daryl Morey
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Houston Rockets Face Backlash From China After GM's Hong Kong Tweet

President Donald Trump
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Appeals Court Grants Temporary Stay In President's Tax Return Case

Iran flag
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China Withdraws From Iran's South Pars Natural Gas Project

An ultrasound machine
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Supreme Court To Hear Louisiana Abortion Law Case

A man vapes in a store.
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Researchers Say Vaping-Related Lung Injuries Look Like Chemical Burns

Rick Perry
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Energy Secretary Rick Perry Reportedly Plans To Resign

Mourners in Las Vegas after the 2017 mass shooting
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MGM Resorts Reaches Massive Settlement With Las Vegas Shooting Victims

Boeing 737 Max airplane
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Boeing Reportedly Nixed 737 Max Safety System Over Cost Concerns

Johnson & Johnson sign
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Johnson & Johnson Reaches $20.4M Settlement With Ohio Counties

Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump
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U.S.-North Korean Relations Are Still Tense Ahead Of Resumed Talks

Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un.
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North Korea Says It's Resuming Nuclear Talks With The U.S.

President Donald Trump
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Here's Everything We Know About The Ukraine Controversy