| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:23 PM
NBCUniversal has hired Russell Hampton, a former top consumer products executive at the Walt Disney Co., to help bolster merchandising and mobile content strategies for the Comcast Corp.-owned media company.
Hampton, who until a year ago served as...
| May 16, 2013
| 12:35 PM
"Thomas & Friends" is returning for a new season on PBS Kids, and in a nod to the growing popularity of the British tank engine and his pals, the show is getting a big upgrade on the PBS schedule.
After running in syndication on the weekends since 2004,...
| May 16, 2013
| 3:00 AM
NEW YORK — The two major Spanish-language television companies delivered an unusual pitch to advertisers: Our viewers watch our programs live. They don't digitally record them to fast-forward through the commercials.
| May 15, 2013
| 2:39 PM
A new Spanish-language television ad attacking Los Angeles mayoral candidate Wendy Greuel for being registered as a Republican during the Pete Wilson years is drawing push-back from her campaign.
The 30-second commercial, which was produced by a...
| May 13, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Reality singing competitions have been very good to Ryan Seacrest, so it's no surprise that the longtime host of "American Idol" is seeking to produce another one for the ever-growing Spanish-speaking market on Telemundo.
The new series, announced...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 8:42 AM
MEXICO CITY — Mexican American singer Jenni Rivera, the "diva de la banda" whose commanding voice burst through the limits of regional Latin music and made her a cross-border sensation and the queen of a business empire, was believed to have died...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 8:04 AM
As Egypt’s security forces fired tear gas to disperse rock-throwing crowds near the U.S. Embassy in Cairo, President Mohamed Morsi condemned attacks on American missions in his country and Libya....
| Aug 9, 2012
| 5:03 PM
Sandra Avila Beltran, the so-called Reina del Pacifico, or Queen of the Pacific, has been extradited to the U.S. to face drug-related charges....
| Jul 16, 2012
| 10:56 AM
Latino buying power this year is estimated at $1.2 trillion – and Clorox Co. wants a piece, launching a new line of products “designed to appeal to Hispanic scent preferences and to specifically meet their needs based on the unique way they...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Villaraigosa and Parker: More photos Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and television news reporter Lu Parker have broken up, a publicist for Parker said Monday. “I can confirm that Lu Parker ended her three-year committed relationship with...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 4:35 PM
New rules regarding political advertising disclosures are causing a stir, with Spanish-language stations being left out of one such rule tweak....