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Fox News Anchors Try To Walk Back Their Defense of Roger Ailes
A parade of Fox News personnel came to Roger Ailes’ aid back in July after Gretchen Carlson, a former anchor at the network, accused him of sexual harassment. Now that same procession seems poised to walk itself backwards. Greta Van Susteren and Geraldo Rivera were two of the 21st Century Fox-owned cable-news outlet’s most prominent... Read more »
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What is Greta Van Susteren up to? Tweeting, ignoring Drudge and fighting with Fox News
It's been a busy week.
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Lawyer hired by Trump and Ailes to threaten the media once defended it
Charles Harder says he is still protecting the First Amendment — just in a different way.
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Geraldo Rivera apologizes to Fox News sex scandal victims
Even Roger Ailes' own supporters are turning against him.
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7 things to know now: Fox settles with Carlson; Wetterling murder confession; iPhone reveal

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Geraldo Rivera Apologizes for Defending Roger Ailes: ‘I Am Filled With Regret’
Geraldo Rivera is “filled with regret” over his statement defending Roger Ailes shortly after the then-Fox News chief was sued by Gretchen Carlson for sexual harassment, the journalist said in a lengthy Facebook post late on Thursday. “Like virtually all my colleagues at Fox News, I was totally blindsided by his sexual harassment scandal, which... Read more »
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Greta Van Susteren leaves Fox News
"Nothing to do" with payout to settle Gretchen Carlson lawsuit, the network says.        
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Fox settles Carlson's sexual harassment lawsuit against Ailes for $20M
The former Fox host says she was sexually harassed by Fox News founder Roger Ailes.         
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Carlson settles lawsuit against Ailes for $20 million
Former Fox anchor Gretchen Carlson settles her sexual harassment lawsuit against Roger Ailes, and the network's parent company offers a public apology
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21st Century Fox settles Gretchen Carlson's sexual harassment lawsuit against Roger Ailes
Fox News parent 21st Century Fox moved decisively Tuesday to end the sexual harassment scandal that has roiled the media company, issuing an extraordinary apology to former anchor Gretchen Carlson and agreeing to pay $20 million to settle her lawsuit against her former boss, Roger Ailes. “We sincerely...
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Roger Ailes and Donald Trump are kindred masters of 'truthiness'
Having lost his job as boss of Fox News because of sexual harassment charges lodged against him by multiple women, Roger Ailes probably has plenty of time on his hands. Reportedly, he is spending some of that time as Donald Trump’s chief debate coach. I say reportedly because, though numerous sources...
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Van Susteren's abrupt exit means Fox News Channel chaos rolls on
As Fox News Channel continues to roil and rock, some folks there insist there's nothing to see here — so please move along.
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Roger Ailes Stands Defiant as Fox Settles Lawsuits
Lawyers for the ousted Fox News chairman say he paid no money in a $20 million sexual harassment settlement with Gretchen Carlson.
917 points by The New York Time | Fox News Channel Greta Van Susteren News Corporation Roger Ailes Rupert Murdoch 20th Century Fox America's Talking Fox Broadcasting Company
Poll: Who Could Be the Next to Leave Fox News?
On Tuesday, news broke that Greta Van Susteren, who anchored for Fox News for more than a decade, left the outlet abruptly. It’s the latest departure for Fox News, which has seen some serious drama in the past year. After sexual harassment allegations arose against former Fox News chief Roger Ailes (the lawsuit over said... Read more »
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Is Fox in the doghouse with the feds over secret payments made by former Fox News CEO Roger Ailes?
Whether Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox lands in hot water with federal prosecutors over payments made to resolve sexual harassment claims at Fox News could boil down to a few key issues: Were Murdoch and other high-level corporate officers aware of the payments, and did they conspire to shield...
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Federal prosecutors are probing sexual harassment settlements paid out by Fox News
The U.S. attorney’s office is exploring whether Fox News settlement payments for sexual harassment claims should have been reported to the shareholders of parent company 21st Century Fox. Fox News said in a statement issued Wednesday that it has been in discussions with the office “for months”...
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Attorney for Roger Ailes Accuser Says That U.S. Attorney is Investigating Fox News
An attorney representing former Fox News host Andrea Tantaros in her suit against the network and its former chieftan Roger Ailes told a New York court on Wednesday that Fox was being investigated by federal authorities. Judd Burstein said at a court hearing that he “was told by the U.S. Attorney’s office there is an ongoing... Read more »
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Feds probing Fox News in undisclosed criminal investigation
The U.S. Attorney’s office may be investigating Fox News for an unspecified violation of federal law, the Daily News has learned.
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Gabriel Sherman Named Contributor At NBC News, MSNBC
CNN has Brian Stelter. Fox News Channel has Howard Kurtz. And now, NBC News and MSNBC will be able to tap the perspective of Gabriel Sherman for stories related to media and politics. Sherman, a national editor at New York magazine and the dutiful chronicler in recent months of growing dysfunction at Fox News Channel, will... Read more »
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Fox boosts profits by 27 percent in second quarter
Fresh off a blockbuster Super Bowl and through-the-roof ratings at Fox News Channel, Twenty-First Century Fox boosted profits by 27 percent in the December quarter, the media company said Monday. Strong advertising and affiliate revenue in TV operations and huge interest in baseball’s World Series helped drive the positive performance, the company said in a...
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Fox's quarterly earnings lifted by TV, but film revenue declines
Media conglomerate 21st Century Fox reported stronger-than-expected quarterly earnings boosted by the World Series and Fox News, but shares were down slightly in after-hours trading Monday after the company whiffed on revenue due largely to weaker film results.  Fox posted fiscal second-quarter...
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Ailes' 'black ops' unit may have been legal
Employees of the Fox News Network are unlikely to be surprised by reports from Gabriel Sherman that Roger Ailes ran a "Black Room" division to spy on his enemies. After all, Ailes got his start in politics as an adviser to disgraced former President Richard Nixon, an expert in the field.
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Why Fox Moved Quickly to Settle Gretchen Carlson Sexual Harassment Suit
The impact was shockingly swift and substantial, with repercussions that will be felt across corporate America for years to come. That’s the assessment of legal experts on the influence of the sexual harassment suit filed by former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson against former Fox News CEO Roger Ailes. Just two months after Carlson’s suit... Read more »
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Gretchen Carlson on Roger Ailes Suit: ‘I Hope I’ve Helped Other Women to Win’
Four months after filing the sexual harassment lawsuit that forced the resignation of Fox News chairman-CEO Roger Ailes, former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson told ABC News’ “20/20” she hopes her experience will encourage other victims of workplace harassment to speak out. Carlson’s lawsuit against Ailes shook Fox News to its foundation and spurred a... Read more »
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Megyn Kelly's 'Settle for More' makes it clear she's no victim of Donald Trump and other bullies
This was supposed to be the Year of the Woman. Instead, 2016 has shaped up to be the Year of Powerful Men and the Women They Demeaned, Harassed or Worse. The charges against Bill Cosby, the fall of Fox’s Roger Ailes and the rise of President-elect Donald Trump all contributed to that distinction....
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Roger Ailes Hints at Suit Against New York Magazine
Gabriel Sherman, a reporter for the magazine, has been at the forefront in covering the former Fox News chairman’s ignominious removal.
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Fox Settles With Gretchen Carlson Over Roger Ailes Sex Harassment Claims
In a separate development, Fox News announced that Greta Van Susteren was leaving the network, effective immediately.
12390 points by The New York Time | Greta Van Susteren Fox News Channel News Corporation 20th Century Fox Roger Ailes Sexual harassment Brit Hume America's Talking
The Trump campaign's Roger Ailes factor
Campaign 2016 updates: Tim Kaine calls Trump's claim that he opposed the Iraq war 'made up' Sept. 7, 2016, 7:08 a.m. Donald Trump meets with the Union League of Philadelphia Wednesday ahead of NBC's Commander-in-Chief Forum with Hillary Clinton in New York City. Tim Kaine accuses Donald Trump of...
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The Curious Case of Susan Estrich
The legal scholar puzzles feminists with her staunch defense of her onetime political opponent Roger Ailes.
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Geraldo Rivera says he regrets backing Roger Ailes
NEW YORK — Geraldo Rivera says he's "filled with regret" for initially discounting the sexual harassment allegations against his former Fox News Channel boss, Roger Ailes, and is apologizing for his skepticism.
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