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Gawker Sites Get Sold Off for a Second Time

Private equity firm Great Hill Partners has purchased Gizmodo Media Group and the Onion from Univision after the company bought the former Gawker Media in bankruptcy.

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Univision Team Released from Detention, Deported from Venezuela

Anchor Jorge Ramos of the U.S. Spanish-language network Univision and his team were deported from Venezuela on Tuesday after being held in detention Monday night and stripped of their equipment. The Univision crew was punished after Ramos asked dictator Nicolas Maduro a question he did not wish to answer.

Univision journalists detained for hours by Venezuela's Maduro

Venezuelan President Guaidó Floats Amnesty for Maduro, Top Socialist Officials

Interim Venezuelan President Juan Guaidó suggested on Thursday that the nation’s opposition is open to discussing granting prosecutorial amnesty to dictator Nicolás Maduro and top officials, such as drug traffickers Diosdado Cabello and Tareck El Aissami, despite their flagrant record of years of human rights abuses.

The president of Venezuela's opposition-led National Assembly, Juan Guaido, listens during a session to denounce as 'illegitimate' President Nicolas Maduro's second mandate, among other topics, at the Federal Legislative Palace in Caracas on January 15, 2019. - Maduro began a new term on January 10 with the economy in ruins …

WikiLeaks: Univision Owner’s Support for Hillary Clinton Has Influenced News Coverage

Some of the hacked emails recently released by WikiLeaks expose the influence of Univision’s co-owner on the presidential campaign of Democrat Hillary Clinton and suggest that the billionaire media mogul condones the network’s blatant and constant portrayal of Donald Trump as the anti-Latino villain and Clinton as the defender of everything Hispanic.

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Jorge Ramos Wants to Moderate Trump-Clinton Presidential Debate

Univision news anchor Jorge Ramos says he’d like to moderate one of the presidential debates, and doesn’t believe his recent call for people to “take a stand” against Republican Donald Trump should eliminate him from consideration.

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