News editor

Christina Prignano

As a news editor on the Boston Globe’s website, Christina Prignano oversees updates to the homepage of and also coordinates digital breaking news coverage. Before becoming a news editor in 2016, she worked as a web producer focusing on breaking news and politics. She joined the Globe in 2012 from MassINC and CommonWealth magazine.

Latest stories

‘We’ve been waiting for you’: Obama praises Parkland students

By , Globe staff

Former president Barack Obama is offering words of encouragement to the Parkland shooting survivors-turned-activists.

NRA chief singles out Warren, other Democrats as ‘saboteurs,’ ‘socialists’

By , Globe staff

It was Wayne LaPierre’s first public speech since the shooting in Parkland, Fla., last week that killed 17 people.

Elizabeth Swaney says she deserved her spot in the Olympics

By , Globe staff

“It’s very strange to hear that I took a spot from someone else,” Swaney said. “That’s not the case at all, that’s really unfounded.”

The Boston Dynamics robot-dog is back and wants you to get out of its way

By , Globe staff

In the video, a yellow, four-legged machine dubbed “SpotMini” fights off human attempts to stop it from opening a door.