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2013-01-15 12:24:49

MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The USA TODAY Travel Media Group announced today that it has completed its acquisition of 10Best.com. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. 10Best.com provides users with original, unbiased, and experiential travel content of top attractions, things to see and do, and restaurants for top destinations in the U.S. and around the world. The core of the site's uniqueness is its team of local travel experts: a well-traveled and well-educated group...

2013-01-09 12:22:38

MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Mater Dei (Santa Ana, Calif.) is the new No. 1 team in the USA TODAY High School Sports Super 25 national editorial rankings for girls basketball for the week of January 7, 2013. Prior to the Super 25 holiday hiatus, then-No. 3 Mater Dei defeated former No. 1 St. Mary's (Phoenix) during the Dec. 18-22 Nike Tournament of Champions in Phoenix, knocking the team out of the top three and into the No. 4 position in the first rankings of 2013. The...

2013-01-09 12:22:22

MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY, National Geographic Channel and the National Geographic Society have partnered on a special tabloid edition: National Geographic Society turns 125. The special edition marks the 125(th) Anniversary of the founding of the National Geographic Society and a New Age Exploration. The 48-page all color special edition includes: Major milestones in National Geographic's 125-year history, including Alexander Graham Bell becoming the...

2013-01-08 12:24:40

MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Findlay College Prep (Henderson, Nev.) and Montverde (Fla.) continue to hold down the top spots in the USA TODAY High School Sports Super 25 national editorial rankings for boys basketball for the week of January 7, 2013. The USA TODAY High School Sports Super 25 rankings appear in today's print edition of USA TODAY Sports and are also available online at USA TODAY High School Sports (www.usatodayhss.com). The USA TODAY High School Sports Super 25...

2013-01-07 20:21:20

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The USA TODAY app allows media-hungry users to satiate their appetite for news, sports and more on their phone or tablet With Ford SYNC(®) AppLink((TM)) integration, drivers now just have to tell their car, "Play news story" or "Listen to sports stories" to get the latest news on the go News junkies can get their fix in the car with voice activation now available via Ford SYNC(®) AppLink((TM)) integration. With simple...

2013-01-07 08:26:45

MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY, a multi-platform news and information company, has been named Mobile Publisher of the Year by Mobile Marketer. USA TODAY was cited for its ongoing investment in the digital and mobile space, as well as a rounded content and media strategy. The Mobile Marketer Awards are awarded each year for outstanding work that moved the mobile needle for brands and marketers. In the award announcement, Mobile Marketer noted that USA TODAY took their...

2012-12-28 08:22:04

NEW YORK, Dec. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Mediaplanet Publishing released its second 'Beating Cancer' report within the weekend edition of USA TODAY with Mark Herzlich, Giuliana Rancic, and Joe Torre. The publication is a 12-page advocacy campaign which will remain on newsstands through Saturday and Sunday. The glossy, full-color special section is spreading awareness about the recent advancements made in the cancer research industry, the cutting edge technology used today and the increase in...

2012-12-20 12:25:01

MCLEAN, Va., Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY High School Sports -- the nation's leading source for high school sports news and information -- today unveiled the 2012 American Family Insurance ALL-USA high school football team, honoring the best offensive and defensive high school football players in the USA during the past season. The ALL-USA Offense is led by Offensive Player of the Year Max Browne of Skyline HS (Sammamish, Wash.), who threw for 49 touchdowns and more than 4,500...

2012-12-20 12:24:34

MCLEAN, Va., Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY High School Sports today announced that the Brookfield vs. Marceline Bell Game of Missouri has been named the best high school football rivalry in the country, claiming victory in a month-long competition pitting 153 rivalries--three from each state and the District of Columbia --against one another in three total rounds of online fan voting. The Bell Game in Missouri-- a face-off of small towns Brookfield and Marceline that have a...

2012-12-19 16:22:56

MCLEAN, Va., Dec. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- USA TODAY, a multi-platform news and information company, has won the 2013 Alfred I. DuPont-Columbia Award for investigative multimedia reporting. The winning entry was for USA TODAY's Ghost Factories report that uncovered hundreds of forgotten lead factories across the country and the health hazards they left behind. The award was announced today by Columbia Journalism School. Ghost Factories was an extensive multimedia series that was reported by...