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Telemundo, E!, and Universo Launch Bilingual Entertainment News Program Latinx Now! 

Telemundo, E!, and Universo Launch Bilingual Entertainment News Program Latinx Now! 

Telemundo, E! News, and Universo have teamed up to launch Latinx Now! -- the first-ever entertainment program produced in English and Spanish for bicultural audiences in the U.S. and Latin America. The 30-minute show, which premiered Wednesday, covers the latest news stories in entertainment, fashion, style, and beauty, as well as interviews with celebrities, focusing on culturally-relevant content with crossover appeal. The show is hosted by Christian Acosta, Claudia Vergara, and Nastassja Bolívar. Acosta has been the social media face for several many Telemundo properties including El Pulso Vía Mashable, El Buzz Live, Latin Billboard Music Awards, and iHeartRadio Fiesta Latina, among others. Vergara, who is the niece of actress Sofia Vergara, studied at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in LA, and worked in NYC for Oscar de la Renta’s fashion house. She's worked with well-known brands including Head & Shoulders, Quaker, Avon, Cover Girl, and Nike, among others. Bolívar is a former Miss Nicaragua and was also crowned as the 2011 Nuestra Belleza Latina. More here.

Gwen Moore Aims to Help Welfare Recipients RISE

Gwen Moore Aims to Help Welfare Recipients RISE

Maxine Waters Tries to Cancel Changes at Consumer Watchdog Agency

Maxine Waters Tries to Cancel Changes at Consumer Watchdog Agency