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Tori Partridge


Tori is a writer and video editor for Newsy. She has a love (obsession) for owls, Thor and naps on naps. When not downing coffee or talking non-stop to anyone and everyone close enough to hear, she binge watches series, not seasons, on Netflix.

  Recent Work
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A Future Where Anyone Can Be The Right Person For The Job

Wisconsin Republicans work through a lame-duck session of the state legislature.
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Not Every State Has Time For Lame-Duck Legislative Sessions

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Why It's Hard For Doctors To Diagnose Polio-Like AFM

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Immigration Is A Lightning Rod, But The Numbers Tell A Nuanced Story

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The 'Missing Fourth Trimester Theory' Is Popular, But Is It True?

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Brain Food: Young Book Lovers Grow Brain Tissue As They Read

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Former President George H.W. Bush Has Died

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The More Personal Politics Get, The More Divided The Country Seems

President Donald Trump
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The Russia-Ukraine Clash Is A Reminder Of NATO's Vital Purpose

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Going Outside Boosts Your Immune System And Your Happiness

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Is Iran's Nuclear Program Beyond American Oversight?

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Companies Know Hitting 'No Tip' Is Painfully Awkward. That's The Point

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The UK Is Closer To Making Its Brexit. Here's How It Got There.

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There's A Gender Gap In Country Music Radio — But Not In Its Fans

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi
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Democrats Poised To Take House. Now What Are They Going To Do With It?

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Bills, Investigations, Judges: What The Midterms Mean To Both Parties

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Media 'Bubbles' Aren't New To The Internet Age

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Robot Farms Are Here. What Can Farmers Expect?

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Nobody Is Just One Thing. That's Why Intersectionality Is So Important

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The U.S. Is Diverse. Our Teachers — Not So Much.

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These People Might Have Cracked The Code For Retiring Young

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Chronic Lyme Disease Is Common, But It Doesn't Officially Exist

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Can Pedophilia Be Treated Like Any Other Mental Illness?

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It's Hard To Incentivize Companies To Stop Hiring Undocumented Workers

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Silicon Valley's Newest Venture Is The Search For Immortality

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When You Buy A Song, How Much Of That Money Goes To The Artist?

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Young Users Run Social Media, And That May Be Bad News For Facebook

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Could Our Government Get More Done If It Were Less Transparent?

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Think An Asteroid Killed The Dinosaurs? Some Scientists Aren't So Sure

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Senate Committee Advances Kavanaugh, But Flake Wants FBI Investigation