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Lauren Magarino

Host/Producer

Lauren Magarino is a channel producer and host of “Newsy Now,” a live hour of the day’s latest news. Before she joined Newsy in 2018, she could be spotted at KOMU-TV in mid-Missouri and CNBC. She graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism with a degree in convergence reporting and an emphasis in broadcast television news. When the on-air light is off, you can call her Lo Mags.

  Recent Work
Fans buy beer at a Cubs game
NewsySci/Health

Back In The Ballpark During A Pandemic

Capitol Police investigate the scene after a car crashed into a barrier on Capitol Hill in Washington.
Jacquelyn Martin / APU.S.

Armed Man Rams Car Into 2 Capitol Police; 1 Officer, Suspect Killed

President Joe Biden speaks during a Cabinet meeting in the East Room of the White House.
Evan Vucci / APPolitics

Pres. Biden Hosts First Cabinet Meeting, Pushes Infrastructure Plan

Pro-democracy activist holds signs outside a Hong Kong courthouse.
Vincent Yu / APWorld

7 Pro-Democracy Advocates Convicted In Hong Kong For Roles In Protests

A booklet describing unemployment benefits.
Elise Amendola / APBusiness

Weekly Jobless Claims Increase Despite Signs Of Improved Labor Market

Marijuana plants at a grow facility in Ravena, New York.
Hans Pennink / APPolitics

New York Legalizes Recreational Marijuana, Expunges Prior Convictions

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers.
Morry Gash / APPolitics

Wisconsin Supreme Court Strikes Down Governor's Statewide Mask Mandate

U.S. Border Patrol agents.
Eric Gay / APPolitics

CBP Sending More Agents To U.S.-Mexico Border

Spring break tourists in Miami Beach
Carl Juste/Miami Herald via APSci/Health

Miami Beach Curfew Frustrates Spring Breakers And Locals

Unidentified aerial phenomena
Department of DefenseSci/Health

Task Force Report On UFO Intelligence Expected By June 1

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo
AP / Seth WenigPolitics

Cuomo Accuser's Lawyer Objects to State Assembly Investigator Pick

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo
AP / Seth WenigPolitics

Cuomo Accuser's Lawyer Objects to State Assembly Investigator Pick

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo
AP / Mark LennihanU.S.

Gov. Cuomo Maintains Power Despite Scandals

Aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Larry Schwartz
AP / Mike GrollU.S.

New York Governor's Office Accused Of Launching Pressure Campaign

People wearing masks at airport
AP / Ted S. WarrenSci/Health

TSA Offers Tips As Travelers Return To Airports

Woman receives vaccine
AP / Marco UgarteSci/Health

Mexico Relies On New Chinese Vaccines To Fight COVID-19

Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, speak with Oprah Winfrey
AP, Harpo Productions / Joe PuglieseEntertainment

Royal Fallout After Prince Harry And Meghan Interview Airs

12-year-old transgender swimmer sits by the pool
AP / Rick BowmerU.S.

State Lawmakers Push To Ban Trans Athletes From Girls' Sports

"And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street" by Dr. Seuss
AP / Steven SenneEntertainment

6 Dr. Seuss Books Pulled By Publisher Over Racist Imagery

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo
AP / Seth WenigPolitics

New York Gov. Cuomo Addresses Sexual Harassment Allegations

Migrant children
AP / Eric GayPolitics

White House Reopens Trump-Era Facility For Migrant Children

Elijah McClain, 23, who died in police custody in 2019
KGMHU.S.

Review: Probe Into Elijah McClain's Death Was 'Flawed'

Sen. Ted Cruz aboard plane
CNN; Twitter / @catchupwithitU.S.

Sen. Cruz Visits Cancún As Constituents Face Cold, Water Crisis

Person receives vaccine
AP / Shafkat AnowarSci/Health

White House Doesn't Recommend Mandating Vaccines For Teachers

Nurses picket over mask shortage
AP / Jim MoneSci/Health

Hospitals Ration N95 Masks Despite Ample Stockpiles

President Joe Biden
Evan Vucci / APPolitics

Pres. Biden Issues Executive Orders On Immigration, Foreign Policy

Pharmacist fills a syringe with the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.
Mary Altaffer / APSci/Health

Federal Government To Open 2 COVID Vaccine Sites In California

W.H.O. team of researches arrive in Wuhan
AP / Ng Han GuanSci/Health

WHO Scientists Search For Coronavirus Origins In Wuhan, China

Person receives vaccine
AP / Rick BowmerSci/Health

Vaccine Rollout Struggles Amid Surge In COVID-19 Cases

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar
AP / Patrick SemanskySci/Health

HHS Expands Operation Warp Speed, Releases Entire Vaccine Supply