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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

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

Farmworker wears a mask in a field
Justice For Migrant WomenSci/Health

Farmworker Advocates Push For Federal Protections Amid Pandemic

A man gets a bag of food.
Called to Serve FarmworkersBusiness

Farmworkers Face Heightened Food Insecurity Amid Pandemic

Tailor sews a premium mask that will be sent to a farmworker in the U.S.
Mario De La TorreSci/Health

Fashion Designer, Organizations Produce Masks For Farmworkers

Michigan farm workers pick apples
Intercare Community Health NetworkSci/Health

Rural Medical Centers Adjust To Meet Farm Workers' Needs

Then Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton waves to delegates at the 2016 Democratic National Convention
AP / Mary AltafferSci/Health

Political Party Convention Planners Explore Options Amid Pandemic

University of Chicago's Ci3 lab created a deck of cards with questions to help providers and patients navigate conversations
Newsy / Andrew ShaferU.S.

Transgender, Non-Binary People Want Visibility In Reproductive Health

Todd Favakeh tested positive for coronavirus after returning home from a ski trip in Austria
Todd FavakehSci/Health

Chicago Man Fighting Coronavirus Shares His Experience

Mexican woman carries a sign saying "no more death" at a protest against violence
AP / Eduardo VerdugoWorld

Mexican Women Strike Against Gender-Based Violence

U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer arrives to speak to abortion rights demonstrators
AP / Andrew HarnikPolitics

Chief Justice Roberts Rebukes Sen. Schumer Over Abortion Case Remarks

Women hold anti-abortion signs at a rally
Newsy / Andrew SchaferSci/Health

Americans' Opinions On Abortion Aren't Always Clear-Cut

Israeli man votes in the country's third general election in under a year
AP / Oded BaliltyWorld

Israeli Voters Hit Polls For Third Election In Under A Year

Health Secretary Alex Azar speaks at a news conference about the federal government's response to the novel coronavirus
AP / Patrick SemanskyU.S.

CDC Confirms Possible Community Spread Of Coronavirus In U.S.

U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush
U.S. Rep. Bobby RushU.S.

House Passes Legislation To Classify Lynching As A Federal Hate Crime

President Trump, first lady Melania Trump and Indian Prime Minister Modi stand for the national anthem at 'Namaste Trump'
AP / Alex BrandonPolitics

President Trump Visits India Amid Protests

Florida state Rep. Erin Grall addresses the House floor
Florida House of RepresentativesPolitics

Florida Lawmakers Pass Parental Consent Bill On Underage Abortion

Roger Stone, former adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump, with his wife Nydia
Getty ImagesU.S.

Roger Stone Sentenced To 40 Months Behind Bars

A female protester holds sign at the entrance of the National Palace in Mexico City
AP / Ginnette RiquelmeWorld

Mexican Lawmakers Propose Tougher Sentences For Femicide

Senator Adam Ebbin stands with members of LGBT caucus following Virginia senate vote to advance the Virginia Values Act
Adam EbbinU.S.

Virginia Lawmakers Advance LGBTQ Protections

Democrat Kweisi Mfume and Republican Kimberly Klacik won their party nomination for 7th congressional district race
Left: AP/Gail Burton Right: The Baltimore Sun/APPolitics

Mfume, Klacik Win Party Nominations For Cummings' Seat

China opens temporary field hospital to treat patients with coronavirus

New Coronavirus Hospital Opens As Number Of Cases Continues To Grow

U.S. government facilities are seen from the international bridge over the Rio Grande
Getty ImagesPolitics

DHS Adds Brazilian Migrants To 'Remain In Mexico' Policy

Congressional members hold event marking first anniversary of Trump administration's travel ban
Getty ImagesPolitics

House Judiciary To Vote On Act Opposing Trump Travel Ban