About Corinne @cesegal
Corinne is the Senior Multimedia Web Editor for NewsHour Weekend. She serves on the advisory board for VIDA: Women in Literary Arts.
Corinne’s Recent Stories
Nation Feb 10Chelsea Manning to join The Guardian as an opinion writer
Katharine Viner, editor-in-chief at The Guardian U.S., announced today that Chelsea Manning will join the publication as a contributing opinion writer.
Education Feb 05How a ‘Humans of New York’ blog post inspired a principal and a $1.2 million fundraiser
When was the last time you heard a principal say, “I was broken and I didn't want to go on"? Or the last time you heard a child even mention a principal's name?…
World Jan 26Nearly 500 people in England hospitalized for female genital mutilation in November
In November, 466 people were treated in English hospitals for the effects of female genital mutilation, according to a recent analysis by the Health and Social Care Information Centre.
Nation Jan 22House passes new abortion restrictions after last-minute changes
The bill bars the use of federal money for abortions or for insurance plans that cover abortions.
Education Jan 16New report shows majority of U.S. students are low-income
The report measured poverty among students by the number of those that qualified for free and reduced lunch.
Nation Jan 12UVA reinstates frat after police find no proof of rape described in Rolling Stone article
The University of Virginia has reinstated Phi Kappa Psi, the fraternity at the heart of a Rolling Stone story involving an alleged gang rape, after Charlottesville police said they did not find “any substantive basis” for the allegations.
Nation Jan 02Transgender teen’s death inspires petition against conversion therapy
A petition to ban gender-conversion therapy, inspired by the death of transgender 17-year-old Leelah Alcorn, has garnered over 200,000 signatures in two days.
Education Jan 01Winners revealed for PBS NewsHour Extra’s #MyZeitgeist competition
NewsHour Extra, the NewsHour’s educational resource site for teachers, challenged students to tell the story of 2014.
Nation Dec 19Nebraska, Oklahoma sue Colorado over legalized marijuana
The two states say it is difficult for them to enforce a federal ban on marijuana with the drug entering their borders from neighboring Colorado.
Nation Dec 13Thousands protest police killings in Washington, New York City
Thousands marched in New York City and Washington, D.C. on Saturday in two of the largest protests this year against fatal shootings by police.