Elina Tarkazikis

Elina Tarkazikis

Elina Tarkazikis

Digital Content Manager

Elina kicked off her career at iHeartRadio’s nationally syndicated Elvis Duran and the Morning Show, and has since covered an array of topics — from mortgages and real estate at National Mortgage News, to local news at New York City’s NY1 — and now finds herself covering news around the globe at Scripps. She especially loves reporting on all things pop culture and entertainment. In her spare time, Elina enjoys fitness, reading and traveling. Her greatest joy is being a dog mom to her fur baby Kash.

Recent Work
The Body Shop storefront

The Body Shop ceases US operations, closes dozens of Canada stores

Kate, Princess of Wales

Princess Kate apologizes for 'confusion' over edited photo

New Southwest seating

Southwest Airlines defends new seat design plans after backlash

The Pentagon is seen from Air Force One

Pentagon finds no evidence of extraterrestrial activity or coverups

Akira Toriyama

Akira Toriyama, Japanese creator of 'Dragon Ball,' dies at 68

Plane engine lit up with orange flames

United plane engine catches fire midflight, passengers fear for lives

Indian River County Sheriff Eric Flowers holds up a mugshot of now-terminated deputy Kai Cromer

Florida officer arrested for child pornography after first day on job

A yellow-billed loon swims in Lake Bellagio on the Strip in Las Vegas

Vegas' Bellagio pauses fountain show after rare bird spotted in water

A teary-eyed Kylie Kelce watches husband Jason Kelce announce his retirement

Kylie Kelce reacts to husband Jason's emotional retirement speech

Carson Kressley

TV personality Carson Kressley's travel tips for a stress-free trip

Facebook and Instagram apps on a phone

Facebook and Instagram outage resolved after major disruption at Meta

Iconic "Soprano's" booth at Holsten's diner in New Jersey.

Iconic booth featured in 'Sopranos' final moments sells for over $82K

Flo Meiler

Meet Flo Meiler, the 89-year-old track star breaking barriers

Police cars at the scene of a shooting outside Six Flags Over Georgia

Police shoot 1 in gunfight outside Six Flags Over Georgia amid brawl

Former Kansas City Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid is escorted into court

Son of Kansas City Chiefs head coach gets DUI sentence commuted

A beach in Cancun, Mexico

US issues Mexico travel warning ahead of spring break

Cat Janice

Cat Janice, who made viral song for son during cancer battle, dies

Toyota logo

Toyota recalls 381,000 pickups for axle issue that raises crash risk


Adele postpones Las Vegas residency over health concerns

Exterior of Raglan Road Irish Pub & Restaurant at Disney Springs.

Doctor dies at Disney World after staff assured food was allergen-free

Taylor Swift

Paparazzi accuses Taylor Swift's dad of punching him in face in Sydney

Campbellsville University campus

Student found dead in dorm, wrestling teammate charged with murder

Actress Amy Schumer

Amy Schumer says she has Cushing's syndrome. What is it?

Two United Airlines Boeing 737s are parked at the gate

United raises checked bag fee, following lead of other airlines

Hydeia Broadbent

Hydeia Broadbent, renowned HIV and AIDS activist, dies at 39

New England Patriots wide receiver Matthew Slater

Patriots' Matthew Slater announces retirement after 16 seasons in NFL

Ksenia Karelina

Russia arrests American dual citizen over $51 donation to Ukraine

Powerball logo on a screen

Man sues Powerball after being told his $340M jackpot win was an error

Actress and Northwood Space CEO Bridgit Mendler

Former Disney Channel star Bridgit Mendler becomes space startup CEO

Actor Danny Masterson

Actor Danny Masterson transferred out of maximum-security prison