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Barba moves to Bankrate as Senior Banking and Fintech Writer

Barba moves to Bankrate as Senior Banking and Fintech Writer

Robert Barba has left trade industry publication American Banker to join personal finance website Bankrate as Senior Banking and Fintech Writer and Analyst. He will continue to be based in New York. He started his new role this week. Barba previously spent 10 years at American Banker, starting in Chicago as a community banking reporter right before […]

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Ynoa joins Telemundo 47

Ynoa joins Telemundo 47

WNJU Telemundo 47 has hired Tairy Ynoa as weather anchor and traffic reporter. She’ll be working on the station’s 5 to 7 am morning show “Primera Edición,” the 5 pm newscast, and will also support on-air weather coverage throughout the week and on weekends. A native of Queens, Ynoa arrives to Telemundo 47 after working […]

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Hernández out as anchor at Telemundo San Antonio

Hernández out as anchor at Telemundo San Antonio

Alex Hernández is no longer Telemundo 60’s main anchor. The San Antonio station did not renew his contract. A spokesperson for the station confirmed his departure and said they are “conducting a search for a news co-anchor to present our weekday afternoon and evening newscasts alongside Arlena Amaro.” Hernández had been co-anchoring the 5 and […]

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González starts media job at Houston school district

González starts media job at Houston school district

Former Univision Houston sports anchor Enrique González has landed a new gig, four months after a nationwide wave of company layoffs cost him his job. Starting today, he joins the Houston Independent School District as Senior Multimedia Manager, Spanish Division. He’ll be overseeing online and television news content in Spanish. “I love a challenge. Whenever […]

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Méndez to leave VP of News job at WNJU

Méndez to leave VP of News job at WNJU

Telemundo 47’s VP of News Karen Méndez is leaving the New York station. Her last day on the job is Friday, September 8. Her departure was announced to staff yesterday – two years after she joined WNJU. “Karen Mendez has made a personal decision to leave Telemundo 47 and relocate to Florida,” says a station […]

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María Elena Salinas’ English-language newsmagazine on ID gets second season pick-up

María Elena Salinas’ English-language newsmagazine on ID gets second season pick-up

Just days after María Elena Salinas told viewers on live television that she would leave her job as Univision anchor at the end of the year, Investigation Discovery announced it has renewed her English-language primetime newsmagazine. Season 2 of “The Real Story With María Elena Salinas” will premiere in 2018, keeping the anchor on the […]

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Vélez out at Telemundo

Vélez out at Telemundo

Weekend anchor Luis Carlos Vélez is no longer with Telemundo. He did not anchor the newscasts this past weekend. At the end of Saturday’s show, his weekend co-anchor, Felicidad Aveleyra, bid Vélez farewell in a 20-second message. A spokesperson for Telemundo, who confirmed his departure, issued this statement: “An accomplished journalist, Luis Carlos has been […]

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María Elena Salinas to leave Univision

María Elena Salinas to leave Univision

Anchor María Elena Salinas today announced she is not renewing her contract with Univision and will leave the network in December. Her departure will close a 36-year career at Univision, during which she became the longest running female network news anchor in the country. Starting in January, Salinas will work independently as a journalist and […]

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