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Grant Suneson

Digital Content Producer

Grant is from Garland, Texas, where he realized his love of barbecue. He holds a degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Missouri where he discovered his affinity for growing beards. When he's not at Newsy, you can find Grant shouting at a sporting event, laughing at something on Netflix or weeping after the latest episode of "Game of Thrones."

  Recent Work
Hillary Clinton at a Benghazi hearing.
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Judge Throws Out Lawsuit Against Hillary Clinton Over Benghazi Deaths

Enes Kanter speaks at a press conference.
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How An NBA Player Became Wanted As A Terrorist In His Home Country

LeBron James
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The NBA Has No One To Blame But Itself For Its Lackluster Playoffs

A U.S. bomber plane takes off.
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Anti-ISIS Coalition Airstrike Kills Over 100 Civilians In Syria

Waves caused by Hurricane Matthew
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Forecasters Predict An Especially Dangerous Hurricane Season

NATO leaders meet for summit.
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Trump Reportedly Says Germans Are 'Bad, Very Bad' At NATO Meeting

President Donald Trump.
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Another Court Deals Another Setback To Trump's Revised Travel Ban

Marijuana is displayed at a dispensary.
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Vermont's Governor Vetoes A Bill To Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Lionel Messi leaves the courthouse after his conviction
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Spain's Supreme Court Upholds Lionel Messi's Tax Fraud Sentence

Stephen Colbert speaks on stage.
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Stephen Colbert Won't Face Discipline For His Foul-Mouthed Trump Joke

Carolina Panthers celebrate a touchdown.
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'No Fun League' No Longer: NFL Cuts Some Celebration Penalties

Cortez Kennedy with his Hall of Fame bust.
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NFL Hall Of Fame Defensive Tackle Cortez Kennedy Has Died At 48

New Orleans city worker starts to remove the Jefferson Davis monument.
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Alabama Bill Aims To Save Confederate Monuments From Being Torn Down

Chinese President Xi Jinping shaking hands with Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte
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Philippines President Says China Threatened War Over Territory Dispute

Iranians show their fingers dipped in ink, proving that they voted.
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Iran Re-elects The Man Who Helped Implement The Nuclear Deal

The Svalbard Global Seed Vault in the Arctic Circle
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Melting Arctic Ice Jeopardizes Humanity's Plant Backup Plan

A flag football player throws a pass.
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A New Football League Hopes To Be A Faster, Safer Version Of The NFL

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivers a speech.
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EU Fines Facebook Over $100 Million For Misleading Merger

President Trump climbs the stairs onto Air Force One.
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A New Bill Would Make President Trump Pay For Travel To His Resorts

President Donald Trump returns to the White House.
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Despite Campaign Promises, President Trump Sticks To Iran Deal

U.S. soldiers saluting
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Many Troops Recently Discharged For Misconduct Had Mental Disorders

President Trump extends his hand for a handshake with President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
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A US-Turkey Policy Spat Overshadows Friendly Press Conference

A mountain in Alaska.
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EPA Removes Roadblocks For Controversial Gold Mine In Alaska

"Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling holds up her book.
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Harry Potter And The Stolen Prequel: Police Search For Story Thief

Then-FBI Director James Comey testifies at a previous hearing.
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We'll Have To Keep Waiting For Comey's Account Of Why He Was Fired

Tom Brady's "Madden" cover
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Tom Brady Is Taking On His Toughest Opponent: The Madden Curse

A Tesla solar roof.

Tesla's Solar Roof May Be Stylish, But Is It Affordable?

Former FBI Director James Comey
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The White House Can't Keep Its Story Straight On Comey's Firing

U.S. Census Bureau director John H. Thompson.
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Not Just Comey: Another Important Bureau Director Is On His Way Out

President Donald Trump in the Oval Office.
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The Clock Just Ran Out On Trump's Best Deregulation Tool