Justin Boggs

Justin Boggs


Justin Boggs is a writer for Scripps News. Justin covers anything from politics to sports and entertainment. He rejoins Scripps following his time as a senior digital producer for Spectrum News 1 Ohio. He previously was a reporter for the Dayton Daily News. Before that, he was a freelance sportswriter, covering the NHL, PGA Tour, college football and college hockey. He graduated with a degree in political science from Wright State University. There, he was a staff writer and editor for the student paper The Guardian. In addition to writing and covering news, he is an avid runner in his hometown of Columbus, Ohio.

Recent Work
President Joe Biden

Biden wants to raise Medicare taxes for some Americans

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell

Fed chair says interest rate hikes will continue

A cleanup worker stands on a derailed tank car as the cleanup of portions of a Norfolk Southern freight train.

Norfolk Southern issues safety plan after East Palestine derailment

Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Gary Rossington playing the guitar

Gary Rossington, last original member of Lynyrd Skynyrd, dead at 71

Overweight person grabbing stomach.
ShutterstockScience and Health

Obesity in 2035 could be just as costly as COVID in 2020

Plates of fried fish and sides are delivered at the Allegheny Elks Lodge #339 during their annual fish fry.

Friday fish fries generally aren't very healthy, expert says

Signs are seen in front of the Walgreens Deerfield headquarters during a protest over a plan to sell abortion pills.
AP Photo/Nam Y. HuhPolitics

Walgreens warned by states not to distribute abortion pills

Plain analog clock.

Is now the time? Senators want to keep daylight saving time year-round

Workers continue to clean up remaining tank cars.
AP Photo/Matt FreedU.S.

Senate to question Norfolk Southern CEO on East Palestine derailment

Merrick Garland speaks at Senate hearing.
Associated PressPolitics

AG Garland addresses guns, drugs and Ticketmaster before Senate

Several people walking on treadmills.
APScience and Health

Exercising 11 minutes a day may save your life, study finds

Cellphone with a scam alert.

Why Americans are losing more to scams

Student debt relief activists gather outside the U.S. Supreme Court.
Patrick Semansky / APPolitics

Supreme Court questions Biden's ability to forgive student loans

Exterior of a Veterans Affairs hospital.

How legislation would provide benefits for 42,000 disabled veterans

Exterior of Walt Disney World.

Why is Gov. DeSantis ending Disney's special status?

Credit card being scanned.

More Americans say they have more credit card debt than savings

Mr. James working a shift at the high school.
Greyson ThurmanU.S.

80-year-old janitor couldn't afford rent, students come to his rescue

Amazon gift card.

Billions in gift cards go unused. Here's why you should spend them now

A sign announces a home for sale.
Robert F. Bukaty/APPolitics

Change to FHA-insured mortgages will save homebuyers $800 a year

President Joe Biden's appointee to lead the IRS, Daniel Werfel
Mariam Zuhaib / APPolitics

President Biden's IRS appointee faces questions over increasing audits

Then Indiana Pacers guard Caris LeVert (22) warms up on the court before an NBA basketball game
Doug McSchooler / APLife

NBA players' activism on display during Black History Month

Rep. Elissa Slotkin speaks at a news conference.
Associated PressU.S.

Rep. Slotkin 'filled with rage' after 2nd school shooting in district

White House coordinator for strategic communications John Kirby speaks at a Feb. 13 news conference at the White House.
Associated PressU.S.

Shot-down objects are not extraterrestrial, US officials say

The IRS website.

IRS delivers ruling on whether state stimulus checks are taxable

The COVID-19 shot is now part of a routine schedule of vaccines.
AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, FileScience and Health

CDC places COVID-19 shots on list of routine vaccines

Restaurant server carrying a tray of food.
Elaine Thompson / APPolitics

IRS considering changing how tipped employees report tips

Post-It notes paying tribute to the famed mountain lion known as P-22 cover an exhibit wall at the Natural History Museum
Jae C. Hong / APScience and Health

Beloved Hollywood mountain lion P-22 draws thousands of mourners

The Federal Trade Commission building is shown.

GoodRx to pay penalty to FTC; feds claim it shared health information

Hikers ascend Wildcat Mountain across the valley from Mount Washington.
Robert F. Bukaty / APU.S.

Mount Washington to reach wind chills of -100F, as cold as Mars

The chamber of the House of Representatives is seen at the Capitol in Washington.
J. Scott Applewhite / APPolitics

State of the Union 2023 viewing guide