Devan Kaney

Devan Kaney

Producer / Host

Devan is up before the sun to host and produce Newsy's "The Day Ahead." She is an award-winning journalist, movie and TV buff, and Philly sports fan. Devan worked in the entertainment industry in Los Angeles and New York before deciding to leave screenplays for broadcast copy. She received her master's degree in journalism & public affairs from American University in Washington D.C., and hasn't stopped going Live since. Devan is happy to swap her hometown Philly cheesesteaks for Chicago deep-dish and loves calling the Windy City home. For news with a dash of humor, occasional Game of Thrones theories, and funny GIFs, follow Devan on Twitter @DevanKaneyTV.

Recent Work
Game enthusiasts and industry personnel play 'Battlefield 5' during the Electronic Entertainment Expo E3.
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The Evolution Of Video Games

People hold their hands up at Seattle Center during the March for Our Lives rally on March 24, 2018.

Younger Generations Are Leading The Movements For Change

School buses are lined up in front of Great Mills High School after a shooting on March 20, 2018 in Great Mills, Maryland.

The Number Of School Resource Officers Is Growing

A 4-day-old newborn baby lies in a baby bed in the maternity ward of a hospital.
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Maternal Mortality Rates Are Higher In U.S. Than Many Other Countries

A police officer stands against a barricade.
 Science and Health

People With Mental Illness Are More Likely To Encounter Police


Millennials Have Their Own Style Of Parenting

Julian AtkinsScience and Health

Victims Of Domestic Abuse Have A High Risk For PTSD

Demonstrators protest in Chicago to voice their support for Planned Parenthood and reproductive rights.

The Unique History Of Women's Reproductive Rights

Rihanna attends Sephora loves Fenty Beauty by Rihanna launch event on April 5, 2018 in Milan, Italy.

Rihanna Is Creating A New Standard For The Beauty Industry

Demi Lovato speaks about the importance of advocating for mental health during National Council's Hill Day.
 Science and Health

Pop Culture Is Changing How We Talk About Mental Health

Young boy stops for a photo at Chicago's women's march in January 2018.
Samantha BowyerU.S.

#MeToo Movement: What About The Boys?

Gay rights activist Vin Testa of DC, waves a flag in front of the U.S. Supreme Court building, June 26, 2013 in Washington DC

How The Rainbow Flag Became A June Staple

Autism Speaks Light it Up Blue Autism Awareness Celebration at Chicago Children's Museum on April 8, 2017

Few Companies Are Equipped To Hire And Work With Autistic Employees

Joe Kebartas of South Boston protests the death penalty outside the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse.

Public Support For The Death Penalty Is On The Decline

social media apps
 Science and Health

Technology Has The Power To Help People With Autism Cope

 Science and Health

Single Fathers Are At Higher Risk For Health Concerns

A general view of a giant football and church in glory square in Samara prior to the start of the 2018 FIFA World Cup on June
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World Cup Overshadows Numerous Competing Countries' Crises

Revellers take part in the annual Gay Pride parade on June 8, 2018 in Tel Aviv, Israel. Tens of thousand of participants fro
Getty ImagesU.S.

The History Of Pride In America

A woman walks by a homeless man along a Manhattan street on November 30, 2017 in New York City.
Getty ImagesU.S.

Rising Rent In America's Largest Cities Is Increasing Homelessness

Angelia Jolie, like many women, made the decision to undergo a preventive double mastectomy
Getty ImagesScience and Health

Pop Culture Is Influencing Women's Breast Cancer Decisions

The popular Netflix show "Mindhunter" is an example of our obsession with true crime stories.

True Crime Stories And What's Behind Our Obsession With Them

Pyramid schemes are rapidly spreading throughout our communities, and with the cash also comes scams

Multi-Level Marketing Businesses: Side Hustle Or Pyramid Schemes?

normanack/ CC BY 2.0Science and Health

Why Veganism Is Taking Over

Madison Miles and the big BIG move
Beautiful Works PublishingU.S.

How One Author Is Bringing Diversity To Children's Books

Hundreds of New Yorkers free their minds during a meditation movement
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Is Mindfulness Going Mainstream?

Netflix character BoJack Horseman

Why Are So Many Adults Watching Cartoons?

A group of people use their phones
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The Emerging World Of Tech That Helps Treat Autism

Bride Victoria Yu prepares for her wedding to Nicholas Persac at the historic Degas House in New Orleans, Louisiana.
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Are Millennials Ruining Marriage? Or Playing It Smart?

Owen Grady (Chris Pratt) staring down dinosaurs in "Jurassic World."
Universal Pictures / Chuck Zlotnick / "Jurassic World"Entertainment

How Reboot Culture Has Influenced Hollywood

Federal Budget Expected To Reveal Welfare Cuts And Tax Increases
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'Social Camouflage' Might Lead To Underdiagnosing Autism In Women