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Get your news on the go with the Newsy Radio app for iOS


Nov. 5, 2015

CINCINNATI – Looking for a better on-the-go source for the day’s top US and world news? With the Newsy Radio app for iOS, available for download in the App Store, you’ll be able to stay on top of the latest news in a convenient hands-free audio format — perfect for your daily commute, household chores, cooking or walking the dog.

Now, users can get the same up-to-the-minute reporting in a pure audio format and be the most informed person in the room, regardless of where your day takes you. With the new Newsy Radio app for iOS, you can:

         - Get caught up on the news quickly with a concise, to-the-point presentation

         - Avoid missing important information with a convenient 15-second rewind button

         - Easily fast-forward to each story with large, finger-friendly controls

         - Set the app to Night Mode for easier viewing during evenings and limited light situations

         - Choose between normal and higher-quality audio


Think of Newsy Radio as your news travel companion that keeps you informed throughout your busy day. News viewers already turn to Newsy for its fresh take on the day’s news through its growing over-the-top ecosystem including Apple TV, Xumo, Comcast’s Watchable, Pluto TV, Roku, Google Chromecast and Amazon Fire TV.

About Newsy

Newsy is a millennial-focused digital video news service that provides “news with the why,” built to inform and engage by delivering today’s top stories across platforms. Its content is available in on-demand and linear formats on over­the­top (OTT) services including Apple TV, Watchable from Comcast, Pluto TV, Roku, Amazon Fire TV and Google Chromecast; connected television including Xumo; on mobile for iOS, Android and Kindle Fire; and at

Media contact:

Kari Wethington, The E.W. Scripps Company, 513-977-3763,

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