Lauren Magarino - Newsy

Lauren Magarino

Host/Producer

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
Brandon Mitchell
Brandon MitchellU.S.

Juror In Derek Chauvin Murder Trial Speaks Out

Still from footage of scene before Ma'Khia Bryant shooting
DMB / USETMXU.S.

New Video Shows Scene Before Police Shooting Of Ma'Khia Bryant

Fans buy beer at a Cubs game
NewsySci/Health

Back In The Ballpark During A Pandemic

Capitol Police investigate the scene after a car crashed into a barrier on Capitol Hill in Washington.
Jacquelyn Martin / APU.S.

Armed Man Rams Car Into 2 Capitol Police; 1 Officer, Suspect Killed

President Joe Biden speaks during a Cabinet meeting in the East Room of the White House.
Evan Vucci / APPolitics

Pres. Biden Hosts First Cabinet Meeting, Pushes Infrastructure Plan

Pro-democracy activist holds signs outside a Hong Kong courthouse.
Vincent Yu / APWorld

7 Pro-Democracy Advocates Convicted In Hong Kong For Roles In Protests

A booklet describing unemployment benefits.
Elise Amendola / APBusiness

Weekly Jobless Claims Increase Despite Signs Of Improved Labor Market

Marijuana plants at a grow facility in Ravena, New York.
Hans Pennink / APPolitics

New York Legalizes Recreational Marijuana, Expunges Prior Convictions

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers.
Morry Gash / APPolitics

Wisconsin Supreme Court Strikes Down Governor's Statewide Mask Mandate

U.S. Border Patrol agents.
Eric Gay / APPolitics

CBP Sending More Agents To U.S.-Mexico Border

Spring break tourists in Miami Beach
Carl Juste/Miami Herald via APSci/Health

Miami Beach Curfew Frustrates Spring Breakers And Locals

Unidentified aerial phenomena
Department of DefenseSci/Health

Task Force Report On UFO Intelligence Expected By June 1

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo
AP / Seth WenigPolitics

Cuomo Accuser's Lawyer Objects to State Assembly Investigator Pick

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo
AP / Seth WenigPolitics

Cuomo Accuser's Lawyer Objects to State Assembly Investigator Pick

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo
AP / Mark LennihanU.S.

Gov. Cuomo Maintains Power Despite Scandals

Aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Larry Schwartz
AP / Mike GrollU.S.

New York Governor's Office Accused Of Launching Pressure Campaign

People wearing masks at airport
AP / Ted S. WarrenSci/Health

TSA Offers Tips As Travelers Return To Airports

Woman receives vaccine
AP / Marco UgarteSci/Health

Mexico Relies On New Chinese Vaccines To Fight COVID-19

Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, speak with Oprah Winfrey
AP, Harpo Productions / Joe PuglieseEntertainment

Royal Fallout After Prince Harry And Meghan Interview Airs

12-year-old transgender swimmer sits by the pool
AP / Rick BowmerU.S.

State Lawmakers Push To Ban Trans Athletes From Girls' Sports

"And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street" by Dr. Seuss
AP / Steven SenneEntertainment

6 Dr. Seuss Books Pulled By Publisher Over Racist Imagery

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo
AP / Seth WenigPolitics

New York Gov. Cuomo Addresses Sexual Harassment Allegations

Migrant children
AP / Eric GayPolitics

White House Reopens Trump-Era Facility For Migrant Children

Elijah McClain, 23, who died in police custody in 2019
KGMHU.S.

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