Alex Arger

Alex Arger

Alex Arger

Digital Producer

Alex is a digital content producer for Scripps News. Her work covers everything from deep dives into lawsuits and crime stories to the latest trending topics in entertainment and business. Prior to joining the company in 2019, she spent three years reporting and producing for digital and on-air at an NBC-affiliate TV station in Columbia, Missouri, where she received her bachelor’s degree in journalism. Alex is a St. Louis native but now resides in Los Angeles. In her free time, you can find her at a concert or local flea market, but otherwise, you can reach her at

Recent Work
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Meta is a 'breeding ground' for child predators, new lawsuit claims

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McDonald's plans to open an unprecedented 10,000 new stores by 2027

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Dad sentenced after 9-year-old son films him brutally beating his wife

Sean "Diddy" Combs is pictured.

Sean 'Diddy' Combs accused of gang-rape of 17-year-old in new lawsuit

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New syndrome may be developing in newborns exposed to fentanyl

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Ready for love? These are the best and worst US cities for singles

Police officers rescue a kangaroo.

Runaway kangaroo punches officer in the face before being captured

Isla McNabb holds a Guinness World Records certificate.

2-year-old becomes youngest member of world's highest IQ society

KISS performs on stage.

Kiss becomes first fully digital US band: Say hello to their avatars

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Panera Bread faces second wrongful death lawsuit over Charged Lemonade

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Florence Pugh hit in face by flying object at 'Dune: Part Two' panel

Jamie Foxx is pictured.

Jamie Foxx sued for alleged sexual assault at New York City bar

Daryl Hall and John Oates are pictured.

Daryl Hall files lawsuit, gets restraining order against John Oates

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Pilot killed after plane crashed, caught fire in Texas parking lot

A girl plays with a dollhouse.

Toys that 'spy' on kids are becoming a growing threat, report finds

Trapped workers are shown through a pipeline.

Trapped Indian tunnel workers seen alive for first time since collapse

Ralph Macchio and Jackie Chan are pictured.

Jackie Chan, Ralph Macchio to reprise roles in new 'Karate Kid' film

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Mom faces charges after 2-year-old fired her gun inside a Walmart

Karen Koep and Davido are pictured.

Man charged with murder after couple's 'suspicious' disappearance

Snoop Dogg is seen smoking.

Here's what Snoop Dogg meant by 'giving up the smoke'

A missing couple is shown.

Police search for couple who vanished under 'suspicious' circumstances

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'Frozen 4' movie 'might be' in the works, Disney CEO Bob Iger says

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Michigan teen pleads guilty to threatening mass shooting at synagogue

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UnitedHealth sued for allegedly using AI to deny elderly patients care

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American woman killed after tour boat capsizes in Bahamas: Video

Snoop Dogg smokes weed.

Snoop Dogg says he's giving up smoking after years of cannabis use

A man walks in high water.

More than 51,000 Floridians still without power after heavy storms

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The Taylor Swift effect? Kelce becomes No. 1 trending dog name in US

Gwyneth Paltrow is pictured.

Gwyneth Paltrow's ski crash lawsuit is being turned into a musical

A dog looks over a peak.

Hiker missing since August found dead with his dog alive by his side