Mexican State of Veracruz Cast Blame on Media for Journalist Murder
Mexican State of Veracruz Cast Blame on Media for Journalist's Murder
By Cindy Casares | 02/10/2016 - 10:11

(Trigger Warning: Violence Against Women)


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Kansas Official Refuses to Talk with TV Reporter Who Has a Spanish Accent
Kansas Official Refuses to Talk with TV Reporter Who Has a Spanish Accent
By Raquel Reichard | 10/22/2015 - 09:47

Richard Ranzau, chair of the Sedgwick County Commission in Kansas, is in hot water.

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The official, who has been pushing funding cuts for the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC), is facing a recall petition from angry Kansans. But the ire only starts there.

 

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EXCLUSIVE: Soledad O'Brien
EXCLUSIVE: Soledad O'Brien On New CNN Show, Social Media, & Latinas in Morning News
By Amaris Castillo | 11/08/2011 - 16:30

Last week, we reported the exciting news that Soledad O’Brien is headed back to CNN to anchor a morning news show next year. The award-winning journalist, who is half Cuban, is expected to lead a show at 7 a.m. – and Ashleigh Banfield and Zoraida Sambolin, according to TVNewser, will co-anchor an earlier show at 5 a.m.


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Pulitzer-Prize Winning Journalist George Ramos Dies
Pulitzer-Prize Winning Journalist George Ramos Dies
By Amaris Castillo | 07/25/2011 - 15:18

Journalism has lost one of its prized reporters.  The Los Angeles Times reports that George Ramos, who helped the California newspaper win a Pulitzer Prize in 1984, died this past Saturday.  The cause of the 63-year-old’s death is still to be determined, but a local reporter who was trying to reach him said he had diabetes. 


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Journalist Miguel Marquez Beaten While Covering Unrest in Bahrain
By Irasema Romero | 02/17/2011 - 14:00

“Journalist, journalist, journalist!” London-based ABC correspondent Miguel Marquez yells amidst a police crackdown on a protesting mob, but the thugs still yanked his camera away and beat him with a billy club on Thursday morning. The attack occurred when Marquez was on the phone with the ABC New York headquarters explaining the protesting he was witnessing in the Middle Eastern country of Bahrain.


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