News from Scripps A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

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Aug 26, 2015, 17:00 ET

Scripps investigation finds deaths linked to keyless auto ignitions; federal regulators have been slow to resolve "clear safety problem"

At least 13 people have died from carbon monoxide poisoning related to keyless auto ignitions. Many others have been injured. And yet, despite...

Aug 26, 2015, 09:50 ET

School Enrollment Opens for 2015-2016 Scripps National Spelling Bee

 The back-to-school season is upon us, and for the tens of thousands of schools that enroll with the Scripps National Spelling Bee each year,...

Aug 25, 2015, 14:18 ET

Scripps invests in consumer intelligence startup Cintric

 The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has invested in Cintric, a consumer intelligence company that helps brands, publishers and retailers...

Aug 24, 2015, 14:12 ET

Scripps offers pension benefit payouts

 The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) is offering its eligible former employees with vested, deferred pension plan benefits the option of...

Aug 24, 2015, 12:18 ET

New Study by TSRI and Janssen Makes Major Advance Toward More Effective, Long-Lasting Flu Vaccine

Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) and the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) have found a way...

Aug 07, 2015, 07:30 ET

Scripps reports second-quarter results; reaffirms full-year guidance

(Note: The merger of the company's broadcast assets with those of Journal Communications and the spinoff of the newspaper business occurred on...

Aug 06, 2015, 09:00 ET
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HGTV Urban Oasis Giveaway 2015 Now Open for Entries

 One lucky homeowner is going to be living the life in the mountain town of Asheville, North Carolina, location of the HGTV Urban Oasis®...

Jul 22, 2015, 12:00 ET
Scripps acquires podcast industry leader Midroll

Scripps acquires podcast industry leader Midroll

The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has acquired podcast industry leader Midroll Media, a five-year-old Los Angeles-based company that creates...

Jul 20, 2015, 10:00 ET

Besomebody, Inc. Raises Another $1 Million to Fuel Growth of Experience Marketplace

 Besomebody, Inc., a first-of-its-kind mobile platform that enables users to learn through passion-based Experiences, has closed a second $1...

Jul 14, 2015, 08:30 ET

Scripps and CBS renew affiliation agreement for WTVF, Nashville

The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) have signed a new three-year affiliation agreement for WTVF,...

Jul 10, 2015, 08:00 ET

Scripps to report second-quarter operating results on Aug. 7

The E.W. Scripps Co. (NYSE: SSP) will report second-quarter operating results before New York Stock Exchange trading begins on Friday, Aug. 7. A...

Jun 24, 2015, 15:30 ET

Scripps Newsrooms Win Three National Edward R. Murrow Awards

 Three media brands owned by The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) are National Edward R. Murrow Award winners. The Radio Television Digital...

Jun 18, 2015, 14:11 ET

Team Led by TSRI Scientists Shows AIDS Vaccine Candidate Successfully 'Primes' Immune System

New research led by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI) and The Rockefeller...

May 29, 2015, 10:47 ET

Scripps introduces new country music format at WKTI, KTI COUNTRY, on 94.5 in Milwaukee

 Milwaukee has a new country radio station.  The new KTI COUNTRY launched on 94.5 FM in Milwaukee at 10 a.m. today, according to Steve...

May 29, 2015, 09:00 ET
Beach Flip Premieres Sunday, July 5, at 9p on HGTV

HGTV's Hot New Renovation Competition Series 'Beach Flip' Debuts July 5

 Outdated beachfront properties are transformed into hot commodities in HGTV's newest renovation competition series, Beach Flip. Premiering on...

May 28, 2015, 23:23 ET

Vanya Shivashankar and Gokul Venkatachalam declared co-champions of the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee

 Vanya Shivashankar, a 13-year-old speller from Olathe, Kansas, and Gokul Venkatachalam, a 14-year-old speller from Chesterfield, Missouri,...

May 26, 2015, 08:24 ET

Scripps National Spelling Bee Launches Buzzworthy Mobile App

Scripps National Spelling Bee fans can get in on the action of the 2015 Spelling Bee with the new Buzzworthy app for iOS, Android and Windows...

May 20, 2015, 13:00 ET

Spellers Converge for 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee

285 spellers from eight countries will compete this year for the coveted title of champion at the 88th annual Scripps National Spelling Bee. The...

May 20, 2015, 12:43 ET

Scripps Offers Insights into Nation's First All Pencil-Beam Proton Center

The nation's first and only proton therapy center to treat patients exclusively with pencil-beam scanning is reporting exceptional results in...

May 19, 2015, 08:00 ET

Scripps National Spelling Bee Names Microsoft and Words With Friends as Official Broadcast Sponsors

 The nation's largest and longest-running educational program is joining with two highly regarded and internationally known consumer brands to...