The channel announced today that Bill Shine, who has been co-president of Fox News Channel since August, has resigned and will exit the company after a brief transition period. He was promoted to lead Fox News alongside Abernethy in the wake of Ailes' departure, at the behest of Murdoch, who built the sprawling Fox entertainment empire and is the news channel's executive chairman. Shine has also been named as a defendant in a number of lawsuits against the network, along with O'Reilly and Ailes, including one sexual harassment account detailed by former Fox News booker Laurie Luhn, who alleged that Ailes harassed and "psychologically tortured" her for 20 years.
When New York magazinewrote last week that Shine was possibly in danger, it prompted Fox's Sean Hannity to leap to his defense on Twitter.
A press release from 21st Century Fox states Shine will be replaced by Suzanne Scott, who will take over some of Shine's duties as the new president of programming, while Jay Wallace will become the president of news. Former Fox News host Gretchen Carlson's harassment lawsuit against Ailes last July triggered a succession of lawsuits, internal investigations, resignations and firings.
FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news.
Spicer: Trump 'stands by' description of Obama as evil
The president insisted that he had his own opinions and that Dickerson could draw his own conclusions about what Trump meant. Since Trump tweeted that claim in early March, Obama's camp thoroughly disputed the accusation .
On Monday evening, Hannitysaid he was not, contrary to some rumors, negotiating for an exit from Fox News. Shine had reportedly been named in at least four lawsuits accusing Ailes of engaging in harassing or discriminatory behavior. Jack Abernethy remains Co-President of FOX News and chief executive officer of Fox Television Stations. Wallack has also been with Fox News since 1996. Ailes has denied the allegations. Among others, former host Andrea Tantaros alleged in a suit a year ago that she complained about Ailes' harassment of her to Shine, and Shine advised her against pursuing the claim.
Last week, Hannity even warned that Shine leaving the network "would be the total end of the [Fox News Channel] as we know it".
In his official statement, he said, "This is a significant day for all at Fox News".
According to the Daily Beast, Hannity was already panicking about the editorial angle the network might soon take, but with Shine gone, Hannity sees no reason to remain at Fox.
The news represents what may be the final nail in the coffin of the "old" Fox News establishment. "Done." He added: "Somebody HIGH UP AND INSIDE FNC is trying to get an innocent person fired".
But the coach will have to overcome the injuries if the back line is to contain the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema. Left-back Marcelo, who has a flair for finding the back of the net, netted a late victor to seal the points for Los Blancos .
The Arkansas Supreme Court denied the claim, though an appeal from one inmate remains up for consideration by the Supreme Court. Another inmate, Kenneth Williams , is due to be put to death on Thursday, though his lawyers say he is intellectually disabled.
Both countries confirmed the presidents were aiming to organise their first official face-to-face meeting for July, 2017. The Kremlin said Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin had emphasised coordinating their actions to fight worldwide terrorism.
He is capable of making big plays when healthy, and $8.5 million seems like a reasonable salary for a receiver of his caliber. That's all possible, but the Bills now have the ability to walk away from Watkins if he underperforms or gets injured again.
With 18 candidates in the race, Ossoff benefitted from united Democratic support, and a reported $8.3 million fundraising haul. Republicans say they can beat Ossoff in a one-on-one contest, when the party will be able to unite around a single candidate.
The popular vote has been a source of contention with Trump, who argues that he essentially won the popular vote over Hillary. Clinton said during her keynote address at the annual conference hosted by the Professional BusinessWomen of California.
The UT Tower, which looms nearby, was the site of the 1966 shooting where student Charles Whitman killed 14 and injured 31. There were also many students upset and frustrated by how long it took for campus police to issue an emergency alert.
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and Princess Charlotte watch a man inflate a balloon at a children's party on September 29, 2016. Charlotte is fourth in line for the throne, behind Prince Charles (her grandfather), Prince William and Prince George.
The officer wearing a bodycam in Kansas was looking for fight suspects when he saw the little boy fall into the pond. Topeka police said Bulmer was exiting his vehicle to speak to the child when the child fell into the pond.
To a reporter from Reuters this week, though, Trump had a slightly different assessment of the presidency. While 47 percent of respondents approved of Trump, 52 percent disapproved, according to the survey.
She said the interview had lasted three hours and it was Jalkh who spontaneously raised the topic of the gas chambers. He also expressed doubts about the reality of Nazi gas chambers, which killed millions of Jews during World War II.
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Zelda: Breath Of The Wild DLC Fail To Convince Fans
"The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" finally reveals the first paid DLC, which adds new features like a new Cave of Trials. Nintendo tended to make the games easier over time, but now they made a decision to add a hard mode in Breath of the Wild .
Predators regain series lead...Ducks whip Oilers
Defenseman Kris Russell had a pair of assists for the Oilers, who took Game 1 of the series 5-3 and Game 2 by a score of 2-1. Despite his team's apparent lack of big-game bona fides, the kid captain says his team is uniquely built for this moment.
Tornadoes devastate east Texas
A severe thunderstorm located over Fort Benning in Georgia was at risk for developing into a twister, the weather service said. The National Weather Service says parts of the Florida Panhandle, Alabama, Georgia and MS could be affected.
Bayless wins restaurant, Solomonov best chef at Beard Awards
Margarita Manzke of Republique, nominated for Outstanding Pastry Chef, was edged out by Ghaya Oliveria of Daniel in New York City. Meanwhile, Philadelphia-based restaurateur Stephen Starr , who operates Le Diplomate in DC, was named "outstanding restaurateur".
Serena Williams Debuts Her Baby Bump
Alexis, clad in a sharp white suit, sat beside his fiancee as she shared her delight in attending the Met Gala. She posted a baby bump photo and wrote that she was 20 weeks along. "I was so nervous", she added".
Turkish military convoy moves closer to Syrian Kurds
The fighters believe this to be the case due to the fact that it has a common enemy with ISIS, the YPG (People's Protection Unit). The strike in Syria reportedly hit the area, where YPG headquarters are located, killing almost 30 YPG fighters and officials.