Scripps fare getting ride on U-verse


AT&T Inc. and Scripps Networks said Monday that they have inked a distribution agreement to deliver Scripps' linear, high-definition and on-demand programming as part of the AT&T U-verse TV channel lineup. Under the agreement, AT&T will deliver the Scripps brands HGTV, Food Network, DIY Network, Fine Living and Great American Country to U-verse customers. The telco also will include HGTV HD and Food Network HD, and Scripps programming will be featured each month in the U-verse video-on-demand library. Financial and other terms of the agreement were not disclosed.