Media

Inmate reading News Inside.

Sending news behind bars

News Inside is a free print magazine specifically made for incarcerated people.

 | Jamal Andress

Adam Symson sits down with Christian Bryant.

E.W. Scripps CEO shares his thoughts on the changing news industry

Adam Symson sits down with Scripps News' Christian Bryant to explore news industry challenges and why he has hope for the future of media.

 | Scripps News Staff

Scripps News' studio is shown while filming "The Why."

How do you make a news story? Here's our step-by-step process

Scripps News pulls back the curtain on how we create a story from start to finish, from an idea to your screen.

 | Nathaniel Reed

Two people watch the news on TV.

Is the news too negative?

Many Americans say they avoid the news because it's often negative, but research shows humans tend to be more attentive to bad news.

 | Scripps News Staff

Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin speaks with the media.

News trust is highest in Finland. Can the US learn from that?

Finland reports the highest levels of news trust among its public in the world. Why don't other countries have similar public opinion?

 | Ben Schamisso

A person presents the news on camera.

Why don't Americans trust the media?

On National News Literacy Week, media experts share where the mistrust in media likely came from and how to know which outlets to trust.

 | Scripps News Staff

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US newspapers continue to die at a rapid rate

Around 7% of America's counties now have no local news outlets, and around 20% are at risk of their communities becoming news deserts.

 | Tammy Estwick

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk

Elon Musk Says He's Secured $46.5B In Financing To Buy Twitter

Musk is exploring an option to buy all of Twitter's shares at a premium, take his offer directly to the shareholders, and bypass the company's board.

 | AP

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Why You Should Question The News You Consume

With misinformation spreading like wildfire, Newsy takes part in News Literacy Week to help people make informed decisions on the news they consume.

 | Scripps News Staff

Charlotte Hampton and Isabel Tribe

Teen Organization Promotes News Literacy Among Younger Generations

Charlotte Hampton and Isabel Tribe co-founded Teens for Press Freedom to promote freedom of the press and factual literacy among young people.

 | Scripps News Staff

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Company Created Tool To Identify Trusted News Sources

NewsGuard is a tool that rates certain websites on its trustworthiness as an accredited source.

 | Scripps News Staff

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Helping Young People Separate Fact From Fiction

Experts say there's a misconception that just because young people are proficient at using digital devices, they're also good at making sense of info.

 | Ash-Har Quraishi

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Fact Or Opinion: The Importance Of Understanding Your News

National News Literacy Week promotes the importance of identifying credible news in order to stop misinformation from spreading.

 | Scripps News Staff

Former vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin speaks at a rally

Sarah Palin's Defamation Suit Against NY Times Set For Trial Monday

Former Republican vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin is on the verge of making new headlines in a legal battle with The New York Times.

 | AP

André Leon Talley

Pioneering Fashion Journalist André Leon Talley Dies At 73

Dressed in his signature sweeping capes or colorful caftans, he was a regular in the front row of fashion shows in New York and Europe for decades.

 | AP and Casey Mendoza

Tom Holland as Spider-Man

'Spider-Man: No Way Home' Nets 3rd-Best Opening Of All Time

The blockbuster film is estimated to have grossed $253 million in ticket sales during its opening weekend.

 | AP

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Employee Talks About Being One Of 900 People Laid Off On A Zoom Call

The CEO of Better.com asked the employees to participate in a Zoom call, during which he informed them they were dismissed.

 | Scripps News Staff

Chris Cuomo attends The Hollywood Reporter's annual Most Powerful People in Media

Lawyer: Chris Cuomo Accuser Was Disgusted By 'Hypocrisy'

The woman's allegation against Cuomo became known shortly after CNN fired him amid an inquiry by the network into how he helped defend his brother.

 | AP

CNN anchor Chris Cuomo

CNN Suspends Chris Cuomo For Helping Brother Andrew In Scandal

The news network said that documents released by New York's attorney general indicated a greater level of involvement than previously known.

 | AP

Facebook's mobile app

Facebook Papers: VP Warns Employees 'Brace For Bad Headlines'

Facebook had internal research that showed it only took two days for a new user to start seeing QAnon content if they looked at conservative news.

 | aaron rustom and Tyler Adkisson

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Instagram Pauses Development On App For Kids

The head of Instagram said the company will continue to expand its opt-in parental supervision tools for teen accounts.

 | AP

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Mike Richards Out As Producer Of 'Jeopardy!' And 'Wheel Of Fortune'

The decision came days after Richards exited as the newly appointed host of "Jeopardy!" over past misogynistic and controversial statements.

 | AP

#FreeBritney supporter protests in Los Angeles with sign that says "Free Britney."

How #FreeBritney Went From A Small Group Of Fans To A Global Movement

#FreeBritney has gone viral online and in real life — but who are the supporters behind the movement?

 | Casey Mendoza

A police officer stands outside The New York Times building in New York.

DOJ Will No Longer Seize Reporters' Records

This is something that's been going on for decades.

 | Katherine Biek

Chicago Mayor Gives Interviews Only To POC On Inauguration Anniversary

Mayor Lightfoot says this is about pushing for diversity in the media, but critics have called it discriminatory and performative.

 | Jamal Andress

Guns on Display

Mass Shootings and the Media: Deciding What Gets Covered

Experts say people often perceive equally deadly mass shootings in very different ways depending on how random the violence seems to be.

 | Amber Strong and Rosie Cima and Mark Fahey

An art display.

KMGH: Colorado Artists Turn Trash To Treasure

The duo created a seascape out of trash donations to illuminate the importance of caring for the planet.

 | KMGH

A promotional image for Nike's 2021 "We Play Real" campaign

"Femvertising" Most Effective When It Tackles Structural Issues

As heart-warming as these ads may make us feel — what are messages like "be confident" or "be proud" really conveying to the potential consumer?

 | Katherine Biek and Aida Mogos

Newsy poll: Americans say Facebook is biggest source of misinformation

A Newsy/YouGov poll found Americans trust journalists over family and friends as trustworthy sources of news.

Group gathers for protest

Experts Warn Misinformation Campaigns Are On The Rise

Some protests that erupted during the pandemic were led by astroturfing campaigns.

 | Scripps