Briana Koeneman

Briana Koeneman

Segment Producer / Writer

Briana Koeneman is a segment producer and writer. She joined Scripps News in 2013 after graduating from the University of Missouri with a bachelor's degree in journalism. Briana strives to provide the Scripps News audience with straightforward, fact-driven stories each and every day.

Recent Work
A protester holds a sign during the Good Trouble Tuesday march for Breonna Taylor.
Amy Harris / APU.S.

Report: Most Summer Protests Against Racial Injustice Were Peaceful

Former U.S. National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden addresses attendees at the Web Summit technology conference.
AP / Armando FrancaU.S.

Court Rules NSA Mass Surveillance Program Was Illegal

A man stands in front of a mural listing the names of businesses destroyed during the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre.
AP / Sue OgrockiU.S.

Attorneys File New Lawsuit Over 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards speaks about the state's recovery from Hurricane Laura.
AP / Melinda DeslatteU.S.

Louisiana Governor Worried About COVID-19 Spike During Laura Recovery

A ground mural depicting a portrait of Breonna Taylor.
AP / Julio CortezU.S.

Kentucky AG To Meet With FBI On Breonna Taylor Ballistics Report

Afghan Security personnel inspect the site of truck suicide bombing.

Taliban Reportedly Violated Peace Deal With U.S.

Police attempt to push back protesters outside the Kenosha County Courthouse.
AP / David GoldmanU.S.

Kenosha Police Chief, County Sheriff Face Calls To Resign

A man uses Microsoft's transcription application.

Microsoft Word Now Has A Transcription Feature

A barber shop shows closed and hiring sign during the COVID-19 pandemic.
AP / Nam Y. HuhPolitics

Another 1 Million Americans Filed For Unemployment

President Hassan Rouhani welcomes Director General of International Atomic Energy Agency Rafael Mariano Grossi.
AP / Office of the Iranian PresidencyWorld

Iran Agrees To Allow Access To Suspected Nuclear Sites

Medical personnel administer COVID-19 testing.
AP /Science and Health

CDC Now Says People Without COVID-19 Symptoms Don't Need Testing

Food and Drug Administration commissioner Dr. Stephen Hahn speaks during a media briefing.
AP / Alex BrandonScience and Health

FDA Chief Admits To Overstating Plasma Treatment Benefits

People walk by the New York Stock Exchange.
Mark Lennihan / APBusiness

S&P 500 Closes At All-Time High

People wear face masks to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
Thanassis Stavrakis / APScience and Health

WHO Says Younger People Are Driving COVID-19 Spread

An airplane flies over caribou from the Porcupine Caribou Herd on the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
U.S. Fish And Wildlife Service / APU.S.

Trump Administration OKs Oil Drilling Plan In Alaska Arctic Refuge

A senior clinical research nurse prepares a COVID-19 vaccine to administer to a volunteer.
Kirsty Wigglesworth / APScience and Health

Novavax's Potential Coronavirus Vaccine Moves To Phase 2 Trials

Kitchen assistant Maria Cedillo makes sandwiches for lunch bags.
AP / Sue OgrockiU.S.

More Americans Say They Don't Have Enough To Eat

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Turkey's President Threatens To Cut Ties With UAE Over Israel Deal

Earth moving equipment and rescue workers search for victims in Beirut.
AP / Bilal HusseinWorld

Lebanon's Government Is Stepping Down After Deadly Blast

Joe Biden
Andrew Harnik / APPolitics

Joe Biden Won't Travel To Milwaukee For Democratic National Convention

Rep. John Lewis
Getty ImagesObituaries

Civil Rights Icon John Lewis Dies

AMC theater
Evan Agostini / Invision / APU.S.

AMC Theatres To Reopen In Time For Summer Blockbusters

A memorial with photos and flowers outside Pulse nightclub in Orlando
John Raoux / APU.S.

Floridians Observe Pulse Nightclub Shooting Anniversary

A man checks his phone as he waits in line to vote.
AP / John BazemorePolitics

U.S. Voter Registration Dropped Dramatically Due To Pandemic

A Minneapolis police officer's badge.
Minneapolis Police DepartmentU.S.

Minneapolis Police Department Ending Union Contract Negotiations

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi
AP / Manuel Balce CenetaU.S.

Pelosi, Democrats Unveil Police Brutality Legislation

An arrangement of hydroxychloroquine pills
John Locher / APScience and Health

Senate Democrats Want Answers To Top Vaccine Expert's Reassignment

Sunrise in Jacksonville, Florida
Jeff Turner / CC by 2.0Science and Health

First Florida Beaches Reopening After Coronavirus Shutdowns

Royal Philips N.V. headquarters
APScience and Health

Congress Investigating Pricey Deal With Ventilator Company

Los Angeles Dodgers Stadium
APScience and Health

Los Angeles Mayor Says Large Events Likely Won't Resume Until 2021