Channing Tatum: 'Gambit' Being Rethought Thanks to 'Logan' & 'Deadpool'
Bill O'Reilly Leaves Fox News, Tucker Carlson Takes His Slot
22 April 2017, 01:00 | Anna Nguyen
"Fox News' problem with sexual harassment and assault is way bigger than just Bill O'Reilly", said Ultraviolet co-founder Shaunna Thomas.
O'Reilly's departure puts an end to cable's highest rated program and a $20 million-a-year job for the host. I will always look back on my time at Fox with great pride in the unprecedented success we achieved and with my deepest gratitude to all my dedicated viewers.
Off-camera unseen forces raged against him, culminating in Fox News Channel's admission today that O'Reilly is getting the boot.
The New York Times reported April 1 that five women had been paid a total of $13 million to keep quiet about unpleasant encounters with O'Reilly, who has denied any wrongdoing.
In the internal memo, the Murdochs praised O'Reilly, saying, "By ratings standards, Bill O'Reilly is one of the most accomplished TV personalities in the history of cable news". It also said the decision "follows an extensive review done in collaboration with outside counsel".
President Donald Trump, an avid Fox News watcher, had leapt to O'Reilly's defense following the New York Times report, calling him "a good person".
As far as O'Reilly's future beyond Fox News, Earnheardt said he expects his voice will still be heard, "on the radio, probably through some syndication, and through his books". So he went to Bill, came back, and said, 'No, he's not going to apologize.' So I went to my boss. If O'Reilly's viewership craters, it could hurt audiences in the 9 p.m. and 10 p.m. slots, sapping revenue from O'Reilly's former slot and those around it.
The National Organization for Women said Fox News should be investigated by authorities.
O'Reilly's departure is the second big blow for conservatives' favorite news network in nine months. Concern over whether Fox broke the law by failing to disclose its settlements to investors is more likely to impact approval than whether the company is mired in sexual misconduct allegations, said Claire Enders of Enders Analysis, who has studied the Murdoch empire for years.
She said she was prepared to deal with the backlash from speaking out against O'Reilly order to make work "less toxic for our children".
O'Reilly and co-author Martin Dugard are due to release another book in the "Killing" series in September, and a spokeswoman for publisher Henry Holt and Co. said that plans had not changed.
Chris Evans Sets Broadway Debut in 'Lobby Hero'!
Mary Page Marlowe is described as a seemingly ordinary accountant from OH who has experienced pain and joy, success and failure. That production will be followed in July 2018 with a revival of Jean Young Lee's Straight White Men , staged by Anna D.
Who will win British general election?
But they added the government was "not complacent about the situation in England" and said there was "more to do". It is the view of the 172 Labour MPs who just previous year said they had no confidence in his leadership.
Palestinians in Israeli jails launch mass hunger strike
Barghouti was also convicted of masterminding a suicide bombing attack that backfired and only killed the bombers. The prisoners say they are striking for more contact with relatives, and an end to detention without trial.
Ronaldo hails Real mentality in Bayern win
We kept a cool head. "There is only one way to win the Champions, which is to keep insisting, insisting and insisting again". Everybody played their part. "We wanted to go through and I'm angry because of the referee deciding a high intensity game".
Ibrahimovic ruled out for rest of season
Roared on by their raucous away support, Anderlecht gave United several scares before finally succumbing in the 107th minute. Both were substituted with knee injuries during United's Europa League extra-time win over Anderlecht yesterday.
Netflix nears 100m users but misses Q1 sign-up target
Netflix has expanded around the world over the last few years, betting that its USA formula would pay off in other countries. Share with Us - We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article, and smart, constructive criticism.