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Be aware! Politicians are now trying to fool voters by behaving like ‘fact-checkers’

The fight against misinformation has reached a new level of absurdity during the British Prime-Minister electoral campaign. Besides checking dozens of claims made by politicians on television debates,

Univision and Poynter’s International Fact-Checking Network join forces to fight misinformation in the U.S.

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (Nov. 21, 2019) – The Poynter Institute announces that its International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) will partner with Univision News to elevate international fact-checks of
Univision Stumps DNC's Tom Perez: How Can Dems Compete with Trump's Record-Low Hispanic Unemployment?

Univision Stumps DNC's Tom Perez: How Can Dems Compete with Trump's Record-Low Hispanic Unemployment?

The chairman of the Democratic National Committee tried to change the subject when he was asked on Spanish-language TV about Latino gains in President Donald Trump's economy.
Emilio Nicolas Sr., 88, a Creator of Univision, Dies

Emilio Nicolas Sr., 88, a Creator of Univision, Dies

Mr. Nicolas and four other investors expanded a single San Antonio television station into what became a Spanish-language broadcasting juggernaut.
Emilio Nicolas Sr., 88, a Creator of Univision, Dies

Emilio Nicolas Sr., 88, a Creator of Univision, Dies

Mr. Nicolas and four other investors expanded a single San Antonio television station into what became a Spanish-language broadcasting juggernaut.

Splinter, a Gawker Successor Focused on Politics, Is Shuttered

The news website, once owned by Fusion Media, has ceased publishing new content.
TV News Roundup: Television Academy Announces Winners of the 71st Engineering Emmy Awards

TV News Roundup: Television Academy Announces Winners of the 71st Engineering Emmy Awards

In today’s TV news roundup, Tinder offers a first look at “Swipe Night” and the Television Academy announces the recipients of the 71st Engineering Emmy Awards. FIRST LOOKS Tinder released the trailer
Univision Taps Into Amazon Alexa’s New Spanish-Language Skills for U.S.

Univision Taps Into Amazon Alexa’s New Spanish-Language Skills for U.S.

Hola, Alexa! Univision Communications is one of the first media companies working with Amazon to roll out Spanish-language skills for the Alexa voice assistant. Starting in early October, Alexa users
‘OpenAP’ CEO David Levy Charts New Course as Stand-Alone

‘OpenAP’ CEO David Levy Charts New Course as Stand-Alone

A consortium built by some of the nation’s biggest media outlets to win new kinds of advertising is quickly changing its course. Founded in 2017 by Viacom, 21st Century Fox and Time Warner, OpenAP was
Pedro Capó Is Enjoying Life Con Calma, but Getting Ready For His New Challenge on La Reina de la Canción

Pedro Capó Is Enjoying Life Con Calma, but Getting Ready For His New Challenge on La Reina de la Canción

Image Source: John Parra/Getty Images The year was 2009. I tuned in to watch Thalía's "Primera Fila," which is an "unplugged" type of concert. It was subtle, intimate, emotional. And then something I
6 Takeaways From the September Democratic Debate

6 Takeaways From the September Democratic Debate

Joe Biden hugged Barack Obama tightly as the former vice president came under attack from Bernie Sanders and Julián Castro. Elizabeth Warren went unscathed, while Kamala Harris stuck to a script.
6 Takeaways From the September Democratic Debate

6 Takeaways From the September Democratic Debate

Joe Biden hugged Barack Obama tightly as the former vice president came under attack from Bernie Sanders and Julián Castro. Elizabeth Warren went unscathed, while Kamala Harris stuck to a script.
Elizabeth Warren a Direct Descendant of Militia 'Indian Fighter' Who Fought Seminole Tribe

Elizabeth Warren a Direct Descendant of Militia 'Indian Fighter' Who Fought Seminole Tribe

Elizabeth Warren's great-great-great grandfather served in Major William Lauderdale's Battalion of Tennessee Volunteer Militia when it fought two battles in Florida against the Seminoles.
Ayanna Pressley: ‘Abuses of ICE’ Resemble ‘Auction Block During Slavery’

Ayanna Pressley: ‘Abuses of ICE’ Resemble ‘Auction Block During Slavery’

The "abuses of ICE" resemble "the auction block during slavery," said Ayanna Pressley in an interview with Pod Save America.
TV News Roundup: Netflix Announces ‘Big Mouth’ Season 3 Premiere Date

TV News Roundup: Netflix Announces ‘Big Mouth’ Season 3 Premiere Date

In today’s roundup, “Big Mouth” Season 3 sets an October 4 premiere date and Univison releases a sneak peek of its new music competition show “Reina de la Canción.” DATES “Big Mouth” will return to
Let's all say it together: Stephen Miller is a white supremacist

Let's all say it together: Stephen Miller is a white supremacist

Let’s all say it together: Stephen Miller is a white supremacist. There’s a lot of other things you could also call this ghoul, and “young firebrand” is among the least of them. But that’s the
Univision Second Quarter Financials Down Amid Robust Upfront Sales

Univision Second Quarter Financials Down Amid Robust Upfront Sales

It was good news and bad news for leading Spanish-language media company Univision, which reported a further slide in earnings in its second quarter financial report. However, the company has seen its
After El Paso, Univision anchor says he will no longer go on Tucker Carlson's Fox show

After El Paso, Univision anchor says he will no longer go on Tucker Carlson's Fox show

Univision anchor Enrique Acevedo has, in the past, been willing to go on Fox News host Tucker Carlson's rage and white supremacy power hour, justifying the move as most nonconservatives who agree to
The arrival of a pizza-party planning service for remote workers is a sign of the times

The arrival of a pizza-party planning service for remote workers is a sign of the times

Just distribute the order form on Slack and meet up virtually on Zoom.
Houston to Host Third Democratic Debate on ABC

Houston to Host Third Democratic Debate on ABC

A smaller field of candidates is expected for the third televised debate sponsored by the Democratic Party, which is finishing plans for the event in September.