Brian Scott, Fox 35 News

Brian Scott

Fox 35 News

Denton, TX, United States

Contact Brian

Discover and connect with journalists and influencers around the world, save time on email research, monitor the news, and more.

Start free trial

  • Unknown
  • Fox 35 News

Past articles by Brian:

UCF engineers work to develop cough drops to fight COVID-19

ORLANDO, Fla. - It’s well known by now that COVID-19 spreads primarily through airborne saliva particles in sneezes and coughs, so two UCF scientists had an idea: Change the way people’s spit works to stifle the spread. Dr. Kareem Ahmed and Dr. Mike Kinzel just received a $200,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to expand their idea and potentially develop a sort of "anti-COVID cough… → Read More

What does it take to be declared 'recovered' from COVID-19?

SANFORD, Fla. - It’s a position more and more patients will face as more and more patients recover from COVID-19: You’re better, so now what? UCF grad student Gabby Bivona was in that very position late last week after a mild, but still grueling spell with the illness. "I started feeling a little bit of congestion,” Bivona said, thinking back to the first day symptoms appeared. "But over that… → Read More

Crews try to clear up St. Cloud’s drinking water with a whole bunch of ice

ST. CLOUD, Fla. - A small river of reddish-brown, icy water was poured down the street in St. Cloud’s Canoe Creek Lakes neighborhood Tuesday morning, and though it may not be the prettiest sight, city crews hope it’ll help clear up the dirty water that’s plagued residents for years. The draining water is the result of the process called "ice pigging." It’s an experimental process that city… → Read More

Air-powered tech could solve explosive battery problems

A UCF professor is developing an alternative to the popular lithium ion battery. → Read More

Holiday return policies are shrinking, double-check your receipts

Consumer says many of the holiday return policies customers have known for years have drastically changed this year. → Read More

Sheriff Mina: Accused deputy impersonator no longer volunteering for Orange County Sheriff's Office

Yunus Gardee, a former Orange County Sheriff's Office volunteer, is accused of representing himself as a sworn deputy during a November 26 incident. → Read More

Disney previews changes coming to Epcot, Hollywood Studios

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Get ready for a whole lot of new on the way to Walt Disney World. On Thursday, 'Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance' will open to the public. The ride is expected to be an all-new immersive experience in the wildly popular Galaxy’s land that also opened at Hollywood Studios this year. Before riders line up for that though, Disney is revealing several other new experiences… → Read More

Orlando couple helps impoverished Peruvian ballerinas pursue their dreams

The Ramirez family, natives of Peru, are inviting dozens of young girls to come stay with them as they compete in an international competition in Central Florida. → Read More

Disney+ joins the streaming war

The new service went live Tuesday morning with the massive demand causing technical issues for some users. → Read More

Orlando veteran finds new home after high rent pushed him into shelters

ORLANDO, Fla. - Less than a month after telling his story to FOX 35, an Orlando veteran, again, has a place to call home. Steve Wickersham proudly held up the keys to his new rental home near Downtown Orlando Monday. After several months of living in a Salvation Army shelter, you can imagine those keys mean a lot to the Vietnam veteran and long-time Orlando resident. Wickersham first told FOX 35… → Read More

Zoo investigates after croc breaches habitat

An American Crocodile briefly got out of its habitat Friday, officials at the Central Florida Zoo report. → Read More

Alligator crashes picnic at University of Florida

A Florida couple, enjoying a nice picnic by the lake, got a surprise from an unwanted guest. → Read More

MegaCon gets underway at Orange County Convention Center

Calling all fans of, well just about anything: Megacon is back in Orlando. → Read More

Embry-Riddle students build future of spaceflight

A team of 20-somethings at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University may soon have a whole new way to get mankind moving through space. → Read More

9 kittens saved from shipping crate in Volusia County

When Karen Morgan saw a man approaching the Southeast Volusia Humane Society with a shipping container in hand it immediately caught her attention; then the head of a 5 week-old kitten popped out and her team went into rescue mode. → Read More

Call for removal of Confederate statue at Lake Eola

An Orlando man wants the city to take action to remove the downtown Confederate Soldiers Monument before the anniversary of the Pulse nightclub shooting. David Porter will go before the city commission on Monday to ask city leaders to start doing something about the controversial statue. "The only decision to make here, as far as I'm concerned is do you want to bulldoze it here before lunch or... → Read More

9 arrested in beating of Orlando teen

Nine students at Orlando's Westridge Middle School have been arrested following an attack on a fellow student, officials said. All are either in the seventh or eighth grade. → Read More

Netflix series prompts warnings from schools

Parents of fifth-graders at Avalon Park’s Stone Lakes Elementary received a note from the school’s principal this week, warning about a TV show that’s stirring up controversy nationwide. → Read More

Pizza delivery man attacked in Belleview

Marion County Sheriff’s deputies are trying to track down three suspects who carjacked a pizza delivery driver in the middle of the day. → Read More

Texas Rangers Toast Super Fan on 106th Birthday

Elizabeth Sullivan of Fort Worth was surprised with a cake and gift from her beloved Texas Rangers as she celebrated her 106th birthday on Tuesday. → Read More