Soledad O'Brien's Biggest Career Moves
Soledad O'Brien's 6 Biggest Career Moves
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/02/2013 - 16:36

We love our Latina magazine contributor Soledad O'Brien, and it seems we're not the only ones. The Cuban American broadcast journalist will be joining Al Jazeera America to produce long-form documentaries and appear as a special correspondent on the primetime newsmagazine America Tonight.


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Venezuela's President Says CNN is Out to Get Him
By Sugey Palomares | 05/29/2013 - 12:24

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro, 50, is shouting out CNN and not in a good way. The former vice president, who became the interim president after Hugo Chavez passed away, believes the news network is trying to form a coup against his government.


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CNN Anchor Zoraida Sambolin Reveals She Has Breast Cancer, Plans on Getting Mastectomy
By Sugey Palomares | 05/15/2013 - 11:23

CNN’s Early Start co-anchor Zoraida Sambolin has revealed that Angelina Jolie’s recent story encouraged her to come forward about her battle with breast cancer. While on-air yesterday, the 47-year-old journalist said she was diagnosed with breast cancer three weeks ago and plans on having a double mastectomy.


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Soledad O'Brien Leaving CNN Morning Show 'Starting Point'
By Kamren Curiel | 02/22/2013 - 14:49

Our favorite broadcast journalist and Latina contributing writer, Soledad O'Brien, is leaving her post as host of CNN's morning show Starting Point this spring, but will stay with the network as a roving documentary reporter.

O'Brien, who's known for CNN documentaries like Black in America, told the New York Times she's forming her own production company (Starfish Media) and is excited to be a free agent and shop around her programs to other networks.


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Soledad O'Brien Talks About Her Dream Project, The Latino Vote, And Roger Ailes (Exclusive)
By Sugey Palomares | 04/23/2012 - 14:39

Award-winning journalist, Soledad O’Brien, is known for covering the facts with accuracy and integrity on CNN specials like Latino in America and her morning show Starting Point. The half-Cuban veteran anchor holds the same standard when it comes to addressing the controversial comment made by Fox News Chairman and CEO, Roger Ailes.


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WATCH: What is it Like to Be Both 'Black and Latino'?
WATCH: What Is It Like to Be Both 'Black and Latino'?
By Jill Pankow | 02/27/2012 - 11:38

With Black History Month drawing to a close, we are questioning just what it means to be both black and Latino in today’s world, and we’re not the only ones.  People at NBC’s cable network aimed at young Latinos, mun2, took it upon themselves to get to the heart of this topic.


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Is Soledad O'Brien CNN's New Morning Anchor?
By Lee Hernandez | 10/31/2011 - 16:42

TVNewser is reporting that journalist Soledad O'Brien, the lead documentary correspondent on the CNN specials "Black in America" and "Latino in America"—will return to CNN to anchor mornings in 2012. 


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Latina Selected as One of CNN’s Top 10 Heroes
By Amaris Castillo | 09/23/2011 - 09:00

One of CNN’s Top 10 Heroes for 2011 is Latina. Mexican psychologist Elena Durón Miranda was recently selected for her work with poverty-stricken children in Argentina. The CNN Hero initiative spotlights those striving to spur change in the world. A decade ago, Durón Miranda traveled to Argentina to research communities wrought with poverty. What she found were children collecting food and various items from a trash dump.


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Soledad O'Brien Explores Education in America for CNN & Latina Magazine
By Mariela Rosario | 05/06/2011 - 17:00

CNN anchor and special correspondent Soledad O’Brien has joined Latina magazine as a contributing editor with a quarterly magazine column highlighting the social and cultural issues affecting Latinos. Her new column, Beyond the Numbers, debuts in the June-July 2011 issue with a column exploring education in the United States. In the column she profiles Maria Castro, a brilliant young Latina student who is smart, talented and ambitious but still finds the educational system is failing her.


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Is CNN Wooing Spanish Talk Queen Cristina?
Is CNN Wooing Spanish Talk Show Queen Cristina?
By Celestrellas | 02/25/2011 - 13:50

Our friends at Celestrellas are reporting that Cristina Saralegui may be close to returning to television on … CNN en Español.


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