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2014-03-20 16:24:54

CINCINNATI, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Scripps Howard Foundation is proud to announce the winners and finalists of its annual Scripps Howard Awards, honoring the best work in the communications industry and journalism education in 2013. Established in 1953, the Scripps Howard Foundation's national journalism awards competition is open to news organizations based in the U.S. and recognizes outstanding print, broadcast and online journalism in 15 categories. Two additional...

2011-03-18 07:25:00

CINCINNATI, March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Scripps Howard Foundation today announced the winners of its annual Scripps Howard Awards, honoring the best work in the communications industry and journalism education in 2010. Established in 1953, the Scripps Howard Foundation National Journalism Awards competition is open to U.S. news organizations and recognizes outstanding print, broadcast and online journalism in 16 categories. Two additional categories honor college journalism and mass...

2009-03-18 09:19:00

CINCINNATI, March 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nackey E. Scagliotti, a great-granddaughter of the company's founder, will become chairwoman of The E.W. Scripps Company's (NYSE: SSP) board of directors on May 5. She will succeed William R. Burleigh, who is retiring after 10 years as chairman and nearly 50 additional years as a Scripps employee. In February, the board's nominating and governance committee recommended to the full board that Scagliotti be selected as chairwoman. Scripps...


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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