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Crain's New York Business
No joke, Univision has bought a stake in satirical website The OnionThe Onion will operate independently, though Univision will have oversight to e
No joke, Univision has bought a stake in satirical website The Onion
Crain's New York Business / Posted 22 days ago
The Onion will operate independently, though Univision will have oversight to expand the site's exposure Univision Communications Inc. made a minority investment in Onion Inc., owner of the satirical website The Onion, as the largest U.S.... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
The Onion sells out—or, the death of print (again)The Onion's top news, circa 2013: "Print Dead at 1,803." On Tuesday, it helped
The Onion sells out—or, the death of print (again)
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 23 days ago
The Onion's top news, circa 2013: "Print Dead at 1,803." On Tuesday, it helped put the nail in the coffin. The Chicago-based satirical news site just agreed to sell a chunk of itself (as well as sister properties including ClickHole and The A.V.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Media giant Univision's purchase of The Onion sure to turn out just fineLet's try tackling this purchase of The Onion by Univision in a few Onion-style
Media giant Univision's purchase of The Onion sure to turn out just fine
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Let's try tackling this purchase of The Onion by Univision in a few Onion-style headlines (while simultaneously demonstrating that Onion-style headlines are hard to write): Plucky Business Confident Conglomerate Taking It Over Really Won't Change a... Read more
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The Daily Review
Univision buys stake in The Onion-- Spanish-language media giant Univision has bought a controlling stake in Chi
Univision buys stake in The Onion
The Daily Review / Posted 23 days ago
-- Spanish-language media giant Univision has bought a controlling stake in Chicago-based satirical news website The Onion -- and could buy the entire company. Onion CEO Mike McAvoy wrote to his staff Tuesday confirming the deal with what he... Read more
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23d
New York Magazine
Fresh Intelligence: Gunmen Attack Pakistan University, Palin Returns, and MoreSpanish language media behemoth Univision Communications has purchased a contro
Fresh Intelligence: Gunmen Attack Pakistan University, Palin Returns, and More
New York Magazine / Posted 23 days ago
Spanish language media behemoth Univision Communications has purchased a controlling stake in the satirical media group The Onion. The group owns its eponymous online publication, the pop-culture site the A.V. Club, and the click bait parody site... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onionhappy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual partner: Univision," wrote Onion Inc. CEO Mike McAvoy in a memo to employees. He said Univision has acquired "a good chunk" of Onion Inc. as of today,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Sale values The Onion at $US500m, more than The Washington Post. No joke.The home page of the Onion: The satirical news website has been valued at more
Sale values The Onion at $US500m, more than The Washington Post. No joke.
Brisbane Times / Posted 23 days ago
The home page of the Onion: The satirical news website has been valued at more than some of the serious newspapers it parodies. Photo: Fairfax Media The Onion's top news, circa 2013: "Print Dead at 1803." On Tuesday, it helped put the nail in the... Read more
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WA Today
Sale values The Onion at $US500m, more than The Washington Post. No joke.The home page of the Onion: The satirical news website has been valued at more
Sale values The Onion at $US500m, more than The Washington Post. No joke.
WA Today / Posted 23 days ago
The home page of the Onion: The satirical news website has been valued at more than some of the serious newspapers it parodies. Photo: Fairfax Media The Onion's top news, circa 2013: "Print Dead at 1803." On Tuesday, it helped put the nail in the... Read more
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23d
The Age
Sale values The Onion at $US500m, more than The Washington Post. No joke.The home page of the Onion: The satirical news website has been valued at more
Sale values The Onion at $US500m, more than The Washington Post. No joke.
The Age / Posted 23 days ago
The home page of the Onion: The satirical news website has been valued at more than some of the serious newspapers it parodies. Photo: Fairfax Media The Onion's top news, circa 2013: "Print Dead at 1803." On Tuesday, it helped put the nail in the... Read more
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23d
Sydney Morning Herald
Sale values The Onion at $US500m, more than The Washington Post. No joke.The home page of the Onion: The satirical news website has been valued at more
Sale values The Onion at $US500m, more than The Washington Post. No joke.
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 23 days ago
The home page of the Onion: The satirical news website has been valued at more than some of the serious newspapers it parodies. Photo: Fairfax Media The Onion's top news, circa 2013: "Print Dead at 1803." On Tuesday, it helped put the nail in the... Read more
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23d
Canberra Times
Sale values The Onion at $US500m, more than The Washington Post. No joke.The home page of the Onion: The satirical news website has been valued at more
Sale values The Onion at $US500m, more than The Washington Post. No joke.
Canberra Times / Posted 23 days ago
The home page of the Onion: The satirical news website has been valued at more than some of the serious newspapers it parodies. Photo: Fairfax Media The Onion's top news, circa 2013: "Print Dead at 1803." On Tuesday, it helped put the nail in the... Read more
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23d
Silicon Valley
Univision buys stake in The Onion-- Spanish-language media giant Univision has bought a controlling stake in Chi
Univision buys stake in The Onion
Silicon Valley / Posted 23 days ago
-- Spanish-language media giant Univision has bought a controlling stake in Chicago-based satirical news website The Onion -- and could buy the entire company. Onion CEO Mike McAvoy wrote to his staff Tuesday confirming the deal with what he... Read more
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23d
Oakland Tribune
Univision buys stake in The Onion-- Spanish-language media giant Univision has bought a controlling stake in Chi
Univision buys stake in The Onion
Oakland Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
-- Spanish-language media giant Univision has bought a controlling stake in Chicago-based satirical news website The Onion -- and could buy the entire company. Onion CEO Mike McAvoy wrote to his staff Tuesday confirming the deal with what he... Read more
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23d
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionNEW YORK (AP) - It's not a joke. Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buy
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 23 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - It's not a joke. Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of The Onion, the satirical news site. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual... Read more
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24d
Crain's New York Business
No joke, Univision has bought stake in satirical website The OnionThe Onion will operate independently, though Univision will have oversight to e
No joke, Univision has bought stake in satirical website The Onion
Crain's New York Business / Posted 24 days ago
The Onion will operate independently, though Univision will have oversight to expand the site's exposure Univision Communications Inc. made a minority investment in Onion Inc., owner of the satirical website The Onion, as the largest U.S.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Corrected - Univision buys stake in owner of satirical site the OnionREUTERS: The Onion: the satirical website famous for headlines like “Black man
Corrected - Univision buys stake in owner of satirical site the Onion
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
REUTERS: The Onion: the satirical website famous for headlines like “Black man given worst job in Nation” following the election of Barack Obama as U.S. president in 2008 – has a new major shareholder. Univision Communications Inc, the U.S.... Read more
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Reuters
Univision buys stake in owner of satirical site the OnionThe Onion - the satirical website famous for headlines like “Black man given wo
Univision buys stake in owner of satirical site the Onion
Reuters / Posted 24 days ago
The Onion - the satirical website famous for headlines like “Black man given worst job in Nation” following the election of Barack Obama as U.S. president in 2008 – has a new major shareholder. Univision Communications Inc [UVN.UL], the U.S.... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionWriter NEW YORK (AP) - The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 24 days ago
Writer NEW YORK (AP) - The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of satirical website The Onion, in what may be considered a serious grab for younger viewers. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Univision buys stake in owner of satirical site the OnionREUTERS: The Onion: the satirical website famous for headlines like “Black man
Univision buys stake in owner of satirical site the Onion
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
REUTERS: The Onion: the satirical website famous for headlines like “Black man given worst job in Nation” following the election of Barack Obama as U.S. president in 2004 – has a new major shareholder. Univision Communications Inc, the U.S.... Read more
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24d
KIVI Boise
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionNEW YORK (AP) — The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
KIVI Boise / Posted 24 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of satirical website The Onion, in what may be considered a serious grab for younger viewers. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what... Read more
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24d
The News & Observer
Univision buying large stake in the Onion | News & Observer January 19, 2016 1:13 PM Spanish-language network acquir
Univision buying large stake in the Onion
The News & Observer / Posted 24 days ago
| News & Observer January 19, 2016 1:13 PM Spanish-language network acquires 40 percent of the satirical network Univision is branching out to reach millennial... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Will today's deal uproot the Onion?Ownership of the Onion may be shifting to New York-based Spanish-language broad
Will today's deal uproot the Onion?
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 24 days ago
Ownership of the Onion may be shifting to New York-based Spanish-language broadcaster Univision Communications, but there's another Chicago company keeping some indirect control of the satirical media outlet. Univision said in a statement today that... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionNEW YORK (AP) — The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
KGTV San Diego / Posted 24 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of satirical website The Onion, in what may be considered a serious grab for younger viewers. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what... Read more
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Orange County Register
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionThe Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of sa
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
Orange County Register / Posted 24 days ago
The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of satirical website The Onion, in what may be considered a serious grab for younger viewers. “I’m happy to announce that we’ve just finished a deal with what might at first... Read more
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24d
NBC Dallas Fort Worth
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The OnionSpanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the sa
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The Onion
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 24 days ago
Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the satiricial news site The Onion. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual partner: Univision," wrote Onion Inc.... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The OnionSpanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the sa
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The Onion
NBC Connecticut / Posted 24 days ago
Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the satiricial news site The Onion. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual partner: Univision," wrote Onion Inc.... Read more
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24d
NBC Philadelphia
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The OnionSpanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the sa
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The Onion
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 24 days ago
Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the satiricial news site The Onion. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual partner: Univision," wrote Onion Inc.... Read more
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24d
NBC New York
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The OnionSpanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the sa
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The Onion
NBC New York / Posted 24 days ago
Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the satiricial news site The Onion. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual partner: Univision," wrote Onion Inc.... Read more
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24d
WFTV 9 Orlando
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionThe Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of sa
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 24 days ago
The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of satirical website The Onion, in what may be considered a serious grab for younger viewers. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first... Read more
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24d
NBC Los Angeles
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The OnionSpanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the sa
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The Onion
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 24 days ago
Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the satiricial news site The Onion. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual partner: Univision," wrote Onion Inc.... Read more
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24d
NBC Chicago
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The OnionSpanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the sa
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The Onion
NBC Chicago / Posted 24 days ago
Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the satiricial news site The Onion. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual partner: Univision," wrote Onion Inc.... Read more
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24d
NBC Washington
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The OnionSpanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the sa
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The Onion
NBC Washington / Posted 24 days ago
Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the satiricial news site The Onion. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual partner: Univision," wrote Onion Inc.... Read more
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24d
NBC Bay Area
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The OnionSpanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the sa
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The Onion
NBC Bay Area / Posted 24 days ago
Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the satiricial news site The Onion. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual partner: Univision," wrote Onion Inc.... Read more
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24d
NBC San Diego
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The OnionSpanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the sa
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The Onion
NBC San Diego / Posted 24 days ago
Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the satiricial news site The Onion. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual partner: Univision," wrote Onion Inc.... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionNEW YORK (AP) — The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 24 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of satirical website The Onion, in what may be considered a serious grab for younger viewers. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what... Read more
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24d
ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionNEW YORK (AP) — The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 24 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of satirical website The Onion, in what may be considered a serious grab for younger viewers. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what... Read more
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24d
KTNV Las Vegas
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionNEW YORK (AP) — The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 24 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of satirical website The Onion, in what may be considered a serious grab for younger viewers. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionNEW YORK (AP) — The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 24 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of satirical website The Onion, in what may be considered a serious grab for younger viewers. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionNEW YORK (AP) - The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 24 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of satirical website The Onion, in what may be considered a serious grab for younger viewers. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what... Read more
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NBC Miami
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The OnionSpanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the sa
No Joke: Univision Buys Stake in The Onion
NBC Miami / Posted 24 days ago
Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of the satiricial news site The Onion. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual partner: Univision," wrote Onion Inc.... Read more
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Deseret News
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionNEW YORK — It's not a joke. Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
Deseret News / Posted 24 days ago
NEW YORK — It's not a joke. Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of The Onion, the satirical news site. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual partner:... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionNEW YORK — It's not a joke. Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 24 days ago
NEW YORK — It's not a joke. Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of The Onion, the satirical news site. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual partner:... Read more
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Denver Post
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionIt's not a joke. Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in t
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
Denver Post / Posted 24 days ago
It's not a joke. Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of The Onion, the satirical news site. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual partner: Univision,"... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Can you say 'La Cebolla'? Univision buys stake in The OnionSpanish-language media giant Univision has bought a controlling stake in Chicag
Can you say 'La Cebolla'? Univision buys stake in The Onion
Baltimore Sun / Posted 24 days ago
Spanish-language media giant Univision has bought a controlling stake in Chicago-based satirical news website The Onion — and could buy the entire company. Onion CEO Mike McAvoy wrote to his staff Tuesday confirming the deal with what he... Read more
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Daily Press
Can you say 'La Cebolla'? Univision buys stake in The OnionSpanish-language media giant Univision has bought a controlling stake in Chicag
Can you say 'La Cebolla'? Univision buys stake in The Onion
Daily Press / Posted 24 days ago
Spanish-language media giant Univision has bought a controlling stake in Chicago-based satirical news website The Onion — and could buy the entire company. Onion CEO Mike McAvoy wrote to his staff Tuesday confirming the deal with what he... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Can you say 'La Cebolla'? Univision buys stake in The OnionSpanish-language media giant Univision has bought a controlling stake in Chicag
Can you say 'La Cebolla'? Univision buys stake in The Onion
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Spanish-language media giant Univision has bought a controlling stake in Chicago-based satirical news website The Onion — and could buy the entire company. Onion CEO Mike McAvoy wrote to his staff Tuesday confirming the deal with what he... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionNEW YORK (AP) - It's not a joke. Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buy
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - It's not a joke. Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of The Onion, the satirical news site. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionNEW YORK — Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owne
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
NEW YORK — Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of The Onion, the satirical news site. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual partner: Univision," wrote... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The OnionIt's not a joke. Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in t
Getting in on the joke, Univision buys stake in The Onion
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
It's not a joke. Spanish-language broadcaster Univision is buying a stake in the owner of The Onion, the satirical news site. "I'm happy to announce that we've just finished a deal with what might at first seem like an unusual partner: Univision,"... Read more
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