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Danny Matteson


Danny Matteson is a producer and editor primarily working on longform content. He joined Newsy full-time in 2012 and since has produced content for Newsy as well as partnered content for Time, Mashable, The Weather Channel and Digital Trends, among others. He currently produces and edits the shows "What The Fact," a Politifact partnership, and "Up For Debate," an Intelligence Squared partnership.

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San Francisco Giants ball kid Austin Ginn, left, brings balls to umpire.

Pandemic Parenting: How To Talk To Adults About Enforcing Guidelines

Family using video chat

Pandemic Parenting: How Can We Discuss Limited Interactions?

Children celebrate at a birthday party

Pandemic Parenting: How Do I Prepare Kids For Disappointment?

Family together outdoors

Pandemic Parenting: How Do I Explain Why We're Staying Home?

Trump supporters on Election Night 2016.
Mary Altaffer / APPolitics

How Americans Came To Expect Election Results On Election Night

Boy using smartphone

Pandemic Parenting: Should I Limit My Child's Exposure To The News?

Child counts coins

Pandemic Parenting: How Do I Talk To Kids About Financial Cutbacks?

Message on bike helmet protesting federal officers' presence

Federal Officers Deployed In Portland Reignite Nationwide Protests

Parents and children

Pandemic Parenting: How Can Parents Prioritize Their Mental Health?

Custodian Joel Cruz cleans a teacher's desk.

Pandemic Parenting: How Can I Support Educators?

Kids looks at turtles at the Sempione Park.

Pandemic Parenting: How Do I Monitor My Kid’s Mental Health?

Researcher handles blood samples in a vaccine trial at the University of Oxford

House Dems. Argue Trump Admin. Can't Be Trusted To Distribute Vaccine

A researcher handles samples

2 More Vaccines Show Promise As Global Race Grows Tense

High school graduate Lizzie Quinlivan poses for a photo.

Pandemic Parenting: How Can I Support My College Student?

Workers at a coronavirus testing site in Florida

Leaked Task Force Document Highlights Splintered Federal Messaging

Rachel Keenan, 9, takes a live class online

Pandemic Parenting: How Do I Ask My Boss For Flexibility?

International student Christian Jackson with friends at Drake University
Christian JacksonPolitics

ICE Backtracks, Allows Foreign Students To Study Online In The U.S.

Texas prison

Texas Prisons Have More COVID-19 Cases And Deaths Than Any Other State

Detainees in a holding area at an ICE detention facility
AP Photo/Ted S. WarrenPolitics

COVID-19 Cases Surge In ICE Detention

Protesters outside U.S. Capitol

New Federal Legislation Seeks To Defund Police And Close Prisons

A person getting a massage

Is Getting A Massage Risky?

President Donald Trump
Evan Vucci / APU.S.

White House Calls SCOTUS Orders A Win, Despite Immunity Decision

President Donald Trump.
Patrick Semansky / APPolitics

Supreme Court Rejects President Trump's Claims Of Complete Immunity

A child playing with blocks

How Risky Is Bringing My Kids To Day Care?

Man walks with mask in Shiprock, New Mexico
Dean HowardSci/Health

Native American Tribes Cite Infrastructure Concerns Amid COVID-19

Members of Little Sisters of the Poor

Supreme Court Upholds Religious Exemption Rule On Contraceptives

A nail technician giving a pedicure.

How Risky is Getting My Eyebrows Waxed and a Pedicure?

People in church

How Risky Is Going To Church?

A wedding reception

Is Going To A Wedding Risky?

People hug at protest

What History Teaches Us About Attacks On Peaceful Protesters