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Univision 14 will move SF headquarters to San Jose Karen Borta leaves primetime for morning newscast Rozemberg hired to lead San Antonio weekly Mexicanal produces second original docu-reality series NTN24 gets NY carriage on Cablevision
 
Univision 14 will move SF headquarters to San Jose

Univision 14 will move SF headquarters to San Jose

Karen Borta leaves primetime for morning newscast

Karen Borta leaves primetime for morning newscast

Rozemberg hired to lead San Antonio weekly

Rozemberg hired to lead San Antonio weekly

Mexicanal produces second original docu-reality series

Mexicanal produces second original docu-reality series

NTN24 gets NY carriage on Cablevision

NTN24 gets NY carriage on Cablevision

Paulina Rubio and Telemundo reach out of court settlement

Paulina Rubio and Telemundo reach out of court settlement

11 December 2014

Singer and actress Paulina Rubio and Telemundo Network have settled a breach of contract lawsuit out of court. The singer filed a lawsuit against Telemundo in January of this year alleging the network reneged on its agreement to pay her $1.3 million to return as a coach for the second season of “La Voz Kids” […]

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Villaescusa promoted to Assistant ND at KTTV

Villaescusa promoted to Assistant ND at KTTV

11 December 2014

Ruben Villaescusa has been promoted from Assignment Manager to Assistant News Director at KTTV-11, the Fox-owned station in Los Angeles where he has worked for the past 21 years. The promotion was effective starting yesterday morning. He replaces Tom Searson, who retired last month. During his tenure at KTTV, Ruben has been a writer, producer and […]

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Herrera assaulted outside of KGET studios

Herrera assaulted outside of KGET studios

10 December 2014

Anchor Andrés Herrera, who works for the Telemundo affiliate in Bakersfield was attacked by a man outside the KGET studios just as he was about to enter the station earlier today. Andrés was taken to the hospital, but wasn’t seriously injured. The assault was captured by a security camera. Andrés says that when the man […]

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Telemundo partners with Mashable

Telemundo partners with Mashable

10 December 2014

Telemundo has teamed up with Mashable to create “#ElPulso via Mashable,” a new Spanish-language content hub that will live on a dedicated page on Telemundo.com. #ElPulso will include articles, photo galleries and custom videos that will focus on how technology is changing the world. The content will be curated using Mashable’s proprietary Velocity technology, which […]

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Zapata arrested for domestic violence

Zapata arrested for domestic violence

10 December 2014

MundoFox 22 reporter Carlos Rubén Zapata was arrested and charged with two felony counts of corporal injury on a spouse. The 51-year old Zapata was arrested at 1:40 am on December 3 after a domestic violence call and  initially charged with one felony count of corporal injury on a spouse. According to his wife, he […]

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Rodríguez leaves CNN for SVP job at NBC News

Rodríguez leaves CNN for SVP job at NBC News

10 December 2014

Janelle Rodríguez, VP of Programming at CNN for the past three years, is leaving the cable news network. She had been with CNN for 15 years. Starting in January, she’ll be SVP of Editorial at NBC News, reporting to Deborah Turness. In her new role, Rodríguez will be in charge of coordinating enterprise and original storytelling, […]

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Entravision picks up “El Show de Piolín” on 16 of its radio stations

Entravision picks up “El Show de Piolín” on 16 of its radio stations

09 December 2014

Entravision Communications today announced it’s bringing Eddie “Piolín” Sotelo back to its airwaves. The company will broadcast “El Show de Piolín” on 16 of the its radio stations when the syndicated program launches on January 5, 2015. Sotelo’s “Piolín por la Mañana” previously aired on some Entravision radio stations between 2006 and January 2012. The […]

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Fusion launches on Apple TV, adds four to its news team

Fusion launches on Apple TV, adds four to its news team

09 December 2014

Fusion today announced it has launched on Apple TV, offering access to on-demand content, regular news updates, and original programming. Available content includes video highlights from Fusion’s daily and weekly topical programs such as “Alicia Menéndez Tonight,” “AMÉRICA with Jorge Ramos,” and “Fusion Live.” Full episodes of Fusion original series, documentaries and specials will also […]

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Adame takes communications job in Austin

Adame takes communications job in Austin

09 December 2014

Former newspaper reporter Vicki Adame has accepted a job as Communications Lead for Texas with Enroll America. She’ll be leaving the Bay Area and moving to Austin, where she will be based starting in mid-January. In her new job she’ll be overseeing media for the entire state for the organization, which works to get people […]

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NBCU’s Hispanic Enterprises hires República

NBCU’s Hispanic Enterprises hires República

09 December 2014

NBCUniversal’s Hispanic Enterprises and Content has added República to its agency roster, reporting to Chief Marketing Officer Jacqueline Hernandez. República will provide advertising creative, brand strategy, promotions and consumer engagement that will support the unit’s broadcast, cable and digital networks, including Telemundo and mun2 (soon to be NBC Universo), as well as its marketing, community […]

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Marrero quits La Opinión

Marrero quits La Opinión

08 December 2014

After a 25-year career at La Opinión, Pilar Marrero has resigned from L.A.’s Spanish-language daily. Today is her last day at the paper. She has accepted a job as Director of Communications for L.A. County Supervisor Hilda Solís. She starts the new job on January 7. “I am very grateful for the almost 25 years […]

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Quesada joins WPTV as MMJ

Quesada joins WPTV as MMJ

08 December 2014

Reporter Michelle Quesada has left WTLV/WJXX in Jacksonville to start a new job as a Multimedia Journalist at WPTV Newschannel 5 in West Palm Beach. She did a quick turnaround between jobs. Her first day at WPTV was Monday, December 1. She left her previous station 4 days earlier. “I am thrilled to be back […]

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I'm an Emmy award-winning bilingual journalist and a former president of the National Association of Hispanic Journalists. I've worked as an on-air reporter in Spanish and English-language television news for Univision, Telemundo, CNN en Español and Los Angeles Fox and UPN stations before diving into a convergence model at the San Jose Mercury News and was West Coast Web Editor for impreMedia Digital. I'm also a freelance writer, reporter and producer, and a columnist for Poder Hispanic magazine. I founded Media Moves in June of 2007.