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Rape charges dropped against former reporter Orlando Salinas

Rape charges dropped against former reporter Orlando Salinas

Prosecutors have dropped rape and sodomy charges against former Fox News correspondent and WDBJ reporter Orlando Salinas. The 55-year-old Salinas, who had been in a Virginia jail without bail since he was arrested in July, was released last Friday. He was accused of raping a disabled 64-year-old acquaintance in her home in January. Admitting they […]

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Vicuna joins KXTX as news producer

Vicuna joins KXTX as news producer

Vanessa Vicuna has left Florida for a new job at KXTX Telemundo Dallas. She started this week as producer for the station’s 5 and 10 p.m. weekend newscasts. She will also produce during the week. Before joining KXTX, Vanessa spent a year as a news producer for Entravision’s Noticias Univision Tampa Bay from 2015 to […]

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Gillespie named President & GM of Univision Puerto Rico

Gillespie named President & GM of Univision Puerto Rico

Mike Gillespie has come out of retirement to take on a new job at Univision Puerto Rico. Effective immediately, he has been appointed President and General Manager. Gillespie will be responsible for the operation of Univision Puerto Rico’s properties, including Univision Canal 11 and Tele Isla Canal 7. He will also oversee radio stations WKAQ-580 and KQ105. […]

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Telemundo Houston hires Ruiz as Assistant News Director

Telemundo Houston hires Ruiz as Assistant News Director

Sussy Ruiz, who resigned from Univision just three weeks ago, has started a new job as Assistant News Director at Telemundo’s KTMD in Houston. Today was her first day. She replaces Andrea Ospina, who left the position in September to take on a new role as VP of Local News for KRCA-62 in Los Angeles. […]

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Entravision changes LA’s KSSE Super Estrella format to Regional Mexican

Entravision changes LA’s KSSE Super Estrella format to Regional Mexican

In what some insiders say was a surprise move, Entravision has pulled the plug on Rock en Español from its Los Angeles station KSSE 107.1 FM. Branded as Super Estrella for almost 20 years, the station is now “La Suavecita 107.1” and airs Regional Mexican music. Entravision took Super Estrella off the air at 11:59 […]

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Balderas quits WPEC anchor job to become a journalism professor

Balderas quits WPEC anchor job to become a journalism professor

Emmy-award winning journalist Israel Balderas has signed off from WPEC-TV CBS 12 in West Palm Beach, where he had been a weekend anchor and reporter since 2013. His last day was yesterday. He is leaving the news industry after a 20-year journalism career to become Assistant Professor of Convergence Journalism in the School of Communications […]

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Alegret promoted to News Director at NTN24

Alegret promoted to News Director at NTN24

Gustau Alegret has been named U.S. News Director of Spanish-language international cable news channel NTN24, based in Washington D.C. He will report directly to Julián Giraldo, VP of RCN TV International Channels and Claudia Guristatti, Director of Information Systems at RCN TV. Alegret is now responsible for editorial content, as well as overseeing all of […]

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Mora promoted to Sports Director at KXTX

Mora promoted to Sports Director at KXTX

KXTX Telemundo 39 has promoted Erik Mora to Sports Director. In his new role, he will continue to anchor weekday and weekend sports segments, as well as report on sports current events in the Dallas/Fort Worth Area. Erik joined Telemundo 39 in 2013 as a Sports Anchor and Video Journalist. Prior to working at Telemundo, Erik […]

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