7 things to know about former Fox News host Bill O'Reilly
20 April, 2017, 09:03 | Author: Oscar Goodwin
"After a thorough and careful review of the allegations", parent company 21st Century Fox said in a statement, "the company and Bill O'Reilly have agreed that Bill O'Reilly will not be returning to the Fox News Channel".
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His show's viewership increased the week after the story appeared - O'Reilly didn't address it on the air - and has sunk since he left for vacation.
The network's most popular personality was sacked after a New York Time report earlier this month that said five women had been paid $13 million in settlements after they alleged sexual harassment and mistreatment. Ousting O'Reilly, he said, "does not speak to a changed culture". Despite claiming he'd return to his show on April 24, tongues at Fox wagged that the journalist wouldn't actually be back as dozens of advertisers had pulled their commercials from The O'Reilly Factor.
Ruddy said he would want to know more about the issues surrounding O'Reilly's ouster from Fox. (O'Reilly denied the accusations.) Another female Fox contributor subsequently came forward with a new complaint against the Fox host, and there are reports of more. Shares in Twenty-First Century Fox were down less than 1 per cent at $30.50 in Wednesday afternoon trading.
O'Reilly's departure is the second major blow for the right-leaning news network in nine months. Women protested outside Fox News headquarters.
The network's parent company, entertainment giant 21st Century Fox, insisted that Fox News will weather the current storm just fine, noting in a statement the "strength of its talent bench" and expressing "full confidence that the network will continue to be a powerhouse in cable news". Burke, a former Fox News correspondent in Rome, denied having facilitated the tickets. "Certainly they make things better for America".
O'Reilly's attorney claimed on Tuesday that his client - a long-time conservative media icon - had been the target of a "smear campaign" financed by leftwing activist organisations.
"You need to write and call Fox News Channel today and tell them, you can lose your advertisers or you can lose your viewers", Beck said on his radio show hours before the firing. The books in his "Killing" historical series, including "Killing Lincoln" and "Killing Reagan", have consistently sold 1 million or more copies in hardcover, a rare achievement in publishing, and his platform on Fox enabled him to promote his work.
The scandal, which was initially reported by The New York Times, had motivated about 50 companies - including big names such as Mercedes-Benz, Hundai and BMW - to withdraw their advertising from "The O'Reilly Factor", the host's evening programme.
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On Wednesday, he was seated in the VIP section, where a photographer from the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano snapped a photo of Francis reaching out to shake his hand.
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That was unprofessional. "We don't get the respect that these guys deserve because Mike Conley doesn't go insane ", Fizdale said. The Cleveland Cavaliers now have a 2-0 lead over the Indiana Pacers in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs.
The two title contenders return to league action in midweek, Chelsea hosting ninth-place Southampton at 11 a.m. Tuesday and Spurs making the crosstown trip to Palace at the same time the following day.
He also thanks Donald Trump for hosting the team at this annual celebration and for supporting the team for so long. It said, "I am so happy and excited that our team is being honored at the White House today".
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