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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
Bill Withers
APEntertainment

'Lean On Me' Singer-Songwriter Bill Withers Dead At 81

A bagel shop manager in Seattle
APPolitics

U.S. Economy Lost 701,000 Jobs In March Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Migrant daily wage laborers crowd a bus in India.
APSci/Health

World Bank To Roll Out $160B In Coronavirus Aid

The Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia
APPolitics

Democratic National Convention Delayed Due To Coronavirus

A person passes a temporary take-out only restaurant.
APSci/Health

Record 6.6 Million Americans Filed New Unemployment Claims Last Week

Dr. Anthony Fauci
APSci/Health

Dr. Anthony Fauci To Get Security Detail Following Personal Threats

A U.S. Army soldier walks inside a mobile surgical unit.
APSci/Health

Army Asking Individual Ready Reserve Soldiers To Fight Coronavirus

Lufthansa aircrafts are parked at the airport in Frankfurt, Germany.
APSci/Health

Lufthansa Puts Thousands Of Workers On Reduced Hours

Work continues at the ExCel centre, which is being made into a temporary hospital in London.
APSci/Health

Europe Races To Build Hospitals For Influx Of Coronavirus Patients

The Airbnb logo
APSci/Health

Airbnb Sets Aside $250M For Hosts To Help With Cancellations

A Whole Foods store
APSci/Health

Whole Foods Workers Strike Over Safety Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

A man wheels his suitcase across Westminster Bridge.
APSci/Health

U.K. Could Stay Under Coronavirus Restrictions For 6 Months

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin
APSci/Health

Mnuchin Predicts U.S. Economy Will Bounce Back Fast After Coronavirus

U.S. Capitol
APSci/Health

President Signs $2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Bill Into Law

USS Theodore Roosevelt
APSci/Health

All 5,000 Crew On USS Theodore Roosevelt To Be Tested For COVID-19

An ethanol plant in Shenandoah, Iowa.
APSci/Health

Ethanol Plants Push For Relaxed Rules To Help Hand Sanitizer Shortage

The Department of Justice seal
APSci/Health

DOJ: Intentionally Spreading COVID-19 Could Be Considered Terrorism

South Korean President Moon Jae-in in conference call
APPolitics

G-20 Leaders Agree To Develop Coronavirus Plan Of Action

A McDonald's restaurant in Florida
McDonald'sSci/Health

McDonald's Pulls All-Day Breakfast Menu Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Candles honor the victims of the Christchurch mosque attacks
APWorld

Christchurch Shooting Suspect Switches Plea To Guilty In Surprise Move

A laboratory technician prepares her protective gloves.
APSci/Health

Malaysia Glove Factories Reportedly Operating At Half Capacity

A New York Police Department badge
APSci/Health

Dozens Of NYPD Employees Test Positive For The Coronavirus

An airplane takes off
APU.S.

U.S. Airlines Reportedly Getting Ready For Potential Shutdown

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell
Andrew Harnik / APSci/Health

3rd Coronavirus Relief Bill Fails In Senate Again

The Camp Fire in California
APU.S.

PG&E To Plead Guilty To Manslaughter Over California Camp Fire

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer
APSci/Health

Senate Democrats Block Action On Coronavirus Stimulus Bill

People stand apart as they line up to enter a supermarket in Milan, Italy.
APSci/Health

Italy Reportedly Surpasses China In Coronavirus Deaths

A Walmart store
APSci/Health

Walmart Plans New Hires, Cash Bonuses Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Harvey Weinstein
APEntertainment

Harvey Weinstein Moved To Maximum Security Prison In New York

Facebook's thumbs-up "like" logo
APSci/Health

Facebook Will Pay Third-Party Content Moderators To Work Remotely