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Lauren Magarino


Lauren Magarino is a channel producer and host of “Newsy Now,” a live hour of the day’s latest news. Before she joined Newsy in 2018, she could be spotted at KOMU-TV in mid-Missouri and CNBC. She graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism with a degree in convergence reporting and an emphasis in broadcast television news. When the on-air light is off, you can call her Lo Mags.

  Recent Work
Lindsey Boylan alleges N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment
Lindsey Boylan for ManhattanU.S.

Former Aide Accuses Gov. Cuomo Of Sexual Harassment

Elijah McClain, 23, who died in police custody in 2019

Review: Probe Into Elijah McClain's Death Was 'Flawed'

Sen. Ted Cruz aboard plane
CNN; Twitter / @catchupwithitU.S.

Sen. Cruz Visits Cancún As Constituents Face Cold, Water Crisis

Person receives vaccine
AP / Shafkat AnowarSci/Health

White House Doesn't Recommend Mandating Vaccines For Teachers

Nurses picket over mask shortage
AP / Jim MoneSci/Health

Hospitals Ration N95 Masks Despite Ample Stockpiles

President Joe Biden
Evan Vucci / APPolitics

Pres. Biden Issues Executive Orders On Immigration, Foreign Policy

Pharmacist fills a syringe with the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.
Mary Altaffer / APSci/Health

Federal Government To Open 2 COVID Vaccine Sites In California

W.H.O. team of researches arrive in Wuhan
AP / Ng Han GuanSci/Health

WHO Scientists Search For Coronavirus Origins In Wuhan, China

Person receives vaccine
AP / Rick BowmerSci/Health

Vaccine Rollout Struggles Amid Surge In COVID-19 Cases

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar
AP / Patrick SemanskySci/Health

HHS Expands Operation Warp Speed, Releases Entire Vaccine Supply

Pictured: Martina Standley
Andrew StrothU.S.

Video Shows Chicago Police Hitting Woman With Patrol Car

Steven Brandenburg
Grafton Police DepartmentSci/Health

Pharmacist Could Face Charges For Tampering With COVID-19 Vaccines

Lionel Womack
Lionel Womack / APU.S.

Kansas Deputy Runs Over Fleeing Black Man

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson
John Sibley / APSci/Health

U.K. Officials: Vaccine Approval Doesn't Mean End Of Precautions

A woman in South Korea on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020.
Lee Jin-man / APSci/Health

South Korea Reports Spike In Coronavirus Cases

Screengrab of hacked trump campaign website.

Trump Campaign Website Hacked

People wait in line to vote inside the DeKalb County elections office in Decatur on Monday morning October 12, 2020.
Ben Gray / Atlanta Journal-Constitution / APPolitics

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Mobilizes Voters

Military caregiver Shaina Purser poses with her husband, a military veteran, and daughter
Shaina PurserSci/Health

Military Caregivers Navigate Limited Resources Amid Pandemic

President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden during the first presidential debate.
Patrick Semansky / APPolitics

President Trump Won't 'Waste His Time' With A Virtual Debate

A military member reads to loved ones with the help of "United Through Reading."
United Through ReadingSci/Health

Military Families Adapt To The Unknown During The Pandemic

Mikki Frison poses with her son and late grandfather
Mikki FrisonSci/Health

Surviving Military Spouse Loses Two Family Members To COVID-19

Pictured: SPC Dane R. Balcon
Carla SizerU.S.

Gold Star Mother Keeps Son's Legacy Alive


Women Share Ballot Box Priorities For 2020

Young Florida voter wears an "I Voted Today" sticker, after casting vote for the 2012
AP / J Pat CarterPolitics

Black Women Play Key Role In Elections

Dating app Bumble explains how to use its video chat feature

Pandemic Changes Online Dating

Illustration of Jane Elliott
Nathan BrinerU.S.

Jane Elliott: American Schools 'Indoctrinate' Students In Prejudice

Kennedy Mitchum
Instagram / KennedyMitchum_U.S.

Missouri Woman Convinces Dictionary To Redefine 'Racism'

Stacey Abrams
Butch Dill / APPolitics

Stacey Abrams Talks Primaries, Voter Turnout And Joe Biden

Barber shop owner prepares to reopen
Rich Pedroncelli / APSci/Health

Safety Experts: COVID-19 Isn't Only Risk Reopening Businesses Face

First-generation college graduate Karina Da Rosa poses with family at her graduation
Karina Da RosaSci/Health

First-Generation Graduates Grapple With Pandemic