Brigid Kennedy

Staff Writer

Brigid is a staff writer at The Week and a graduate of Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications. Her passions include improv comedy, David Fincher films, and breakfast food. She lives in New York.

Death toll hits 3 in Alabama church shooting
Church members gathering for prayer circle.
not again

Death toll hits 3 in Alabama church shooting

Ukraine's EU application just got a 'major boost'
Ursula von der Leyen.
moving forward

Ukraine's EU application just got a 'major boost'

FDA clears COVID vaccines for youngest kids
COVID-19 vaccine vile.
finally!

FDA clears COVID vaccines for youngest kids

The debate over the Fed's massive rate hike
Jerome Powell.
Opinion

The debate over the Fed's massive rate hike

John Eastman asked Giuliani for a pardon post-Jan. 6
Video of Eastman during hearing.
pardon me?

John Eastman asked Giuliani for a pardon post-Jan. 6

Ex-judge J. Michael Luttig testifies before Jan. 6 panel
J. Michael Luttig.
day 3

Ex-judge J. Michael Luttig testifies before Jan. 6 panel

Revlon files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
Revlon ad.
i declare bankruptcy

Revlon files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

Should Biden meet with the Saudi crown prince?
President Biden and MBS.
Opinion

Should Biden meet with the Saudi crown prince?

U.S. retail sales fell unexpectedly in May
Retail shopper.
shopped til it dropped

U.S. retail sales fell unexpectedly in May

Dr. Fauci has COVID
Anthony Fauci.
the time has come

Dr. Fauci has COVID

Fed approves largest interest rate hike since 1994
Jerome Powell.
up and up

Fed approves largest interest rate hike since 1994

Yellowstone area hit with historic flooding
Flooding in Livingston, Montana.
extreme weather

Yellowstone area hit with historic flooding

House passes bill expanding security for SCOTUS families
Capitol building.
extra protections

House passes bill expanding security for SCOTUS families

The primary races to watch on Tuesday
Vote here sign.
cast your ballots

The primary races to watch on Tuesday

Wall Street moves into a bear market
Wall Street traders.
down bad

Wall Street moves into a bear market

Ohio governor signs bill allowing schools to arm staff
Mike DeWine.
meanwhile, in ohio

Ohio governor signs bill allowing schools to arm staff

Barr testimony featured in 2nd Jan. 6 hearing
William Barr.
revelations

Barr testimony featured in 2nd Jan. 6 hearing

Trump issues flurry of Truth Social posts after Jan. 6 hearing
Donald Trump.
put the phone down

Trump issues flurry of Truth Social posts after Jan. 6 hearing

U.S. to end COVID test requirement for international travelers
Airport COVID testing.
one less test

U.S. to end COVID test requirement for international travelers

Inflation jumped 8.6 percent in May
Grocery store shopper.
here we go again

Inflation jumped 8.6 percent in May

The daily business briefing: June 10, 2022
Peter Rice.
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: June 10, 2022

10 things you need to know today: June 10, 2022
Jan. 6 hearing
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: June 10, 2022

GOP candidate for Michigan governor arrested on Jan. 6-related charges
Ryan Kelley.
this just in

GOP candidate for Michigan governor arrested on Jan. 6-related charges

Zelensky: Fate of Donbas 'being decided' in Sievierodonetsk
Volodymyr Zelensky.
'very fierce battle'

Zelensky: Fate of Donbas 'being decided' in Sievierodonetsk

White House details vaccination plan for kids under 5
White House COVID-19 Response Coordinator Dr. Ashish Jha.
vax facts

White House details vaccination plan for kids under 5

How to tune into the 1st Jan. 6 hearing
Jan. 6 committee.
must-see TV

How to tune into the 1st Jan. 6 hearing

The daily business briefing: June 9, 2022
Deloitte building.
Business briefing

The daily business briefing: June 9, 2022

10 things you need to know today: June 9, 2022
Jan. 6 panel
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: June 9, 2022

The firestorm surrounding journalist Shireen Abu Akleh's death
Photos of Shireen Abu Akleh.
Briefing

The firestorm surrounding journalist Shireen Abu Akleh's death

11-year-old Uvalde survivor testifies before Congress
Video of Miah Cerillo.
heartwrenching

11-year-old Uvalde survivor testifies before Congress

Armed man arrested near Kavanaugh's home
Law enforcement outside Kavanaugh's Maryland home.
scary

Armed man arrested near Kavanaugh's home

Bannon subpoenas Pelosi, members of Jan. 6 committee
Steve Bannon.
uno reverse card

Bannon subpoenas Pelosi, members of Jan. 6 committee

Why the 4-day workweek is still controversial
A calendar.
Opinion

Why the 4-day workweek is still controversial

DHS warns of increased threat of domestic extremism
Department of Homeland Security logo.
doesn't sound great?

DHS warns of increased threat of domestic extremism

FDA panel endorses possible 4th COVID vaccine
Novavax lab.
newcomer

FDA panel endorses possible 4th COVID vaccine

Inside the 1st Jan. 6 hearing
Jan. 6 committee
1 of 6

Inside the 1st Jan. 6 hearing