NBC dumps Donald Trump after incendiary remarks on Mexicans
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NBC dumps Donald Trump after incendiary remarks on Mexicans

Colby Itkowitz | The Washington Post - June 29, 2015

NBCUniversal announced Monday that it would no longer be working with Donald Trump, including on his reality show "The Apprentice." Following the lead of Spanish-language broadcaster Univision,…

Univision breaks with Donald Trump over immigration comments
Business
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Business
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Univision breaks with Donald Trump over immigration comments

AFP - June 25, 2015

MIAMI – Univision, the United States' top Spanish-language TV network, severed its ties Thursday with Donald Trump's Miss Universe Organization over the presidential hopeful's nasty comments about Mexican immigrants.…

NBC permanently replaces disgraced star news anchor Brian Williams
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NBC permanently replaces disgraced star news anchor Brian Williams

AFP - June 18, 2015

NEW YORK – NBC on Thursday announced a permanent replacement for disgraced star news anchor Brian Williams and shifted him to sister cable network MSNBC over his embellishment…

Arts and Culture
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‘House of Cards’ renewed for season four

Justin Wm. Moyer | The Washington Post - April 3, 2015

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9NaFt3Xcbfw There is no trailer. There is no release date. There are no plot details. But Netflix has confirmed that "House of Cards" has been renewed for…

binge-watching blues
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Why you can’t watch ‘The West Wing’ in Costa Rica

Zach Dyer - January 26, 2015

So, you’ve moved to Costa Rica and realized there’s nothing to watch. The novelty of “Combate” has run thin, reruns of “El Chavo del 8” have gotten…

Adiós, Chespirito! Latin America’s beloved TV icon dies at 85
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Adiós, Chespirito! Latin America’s beloved TV icon dies at 85

AFP - November 28, 2014

Mexico's iconic television comedian Roberto Gómez Bolaños, who enchanted generations of Latin American children by playing an orphan who lived in a barrel and a goofy superhero,…

Robin Williams, frenetic, fearless actor and comedian, dies at 63
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Robin Williams, frenetic, fearless actor and comedian, dies at 63

Adam Bernstein | The Washington Post - August 12, 2014

Robin Williams, the Juilliard-trained actor and uncontainably exhibitionist comic who became one of the most dazzling all-around talents in show business, winning an Academy Award for a…

Robin Williams brought brutal honesty to his best roles
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Robin Williams brought brutal honesty to his best roles

Ann Hornaday | The Washington Post - August 12, 2014

Robin Williams was too much. For much of his career, the irrepressible Williams, who was found dead in a suspected suicide Monday at the age of 63,…