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Televisa sets sights on U.S. market

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MEXICO CITY -- Production company Televisa USA may be just a few months old, but it has hit the ground running, helping parent company Televisa, the world's largest creator of Spanish-language…

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Obama SuperPACs bank on Hollywood

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Speaking to reporters gathered at the Television Critics Assn. press tour recently, David Geffen was asked about big money in politics: "I think it's awful and damaging to the country," he said.

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Networks aim to avoid Buzz kill

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In the first six months of 2012, the BrandIndex Buzz score for MTV was the most improved among U.S. broadcast and cable networks. That may be small consolation to Viacom execs, however, because the…

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Charity Nets a gain in perspective

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Nothing But Nets -- a campaign of the Ted Turner-founded U.N. Foundation -- boasts impressive numbers: The org has helped cut malaria fatalities nearly in half, having distributed 1 million mosquito…

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Despair a daily affair for refugees

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Prior to visiting the Kakuma refugee camp as part of a United Nations Foundation envoy to distribute anti-malaria mosquito nets, I would have answered the question, "What is a refugee?" differently…

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Turner talks U.N., philanthropy

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Ted Turner's Superstation TBS marked the start of basic cable, and he pioneered made-for-basic-cable programming. His TBS-Atlanta Braves synergy rewrote the rules of sports broadcasting. His CNN was…

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