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Former Fox News figure takes over as White House press secretary

Apr 15, 2020 - 11:27 PM

Kayleigh McEnany makes the formal announcement a week after her predecessor Stephanie Grisham stepped down

NEW PRESS SECRETARY. In this file photo Education Secretary Betsy DeVos (R) makes remarks as moderator Kayleigh McEnany(L) listens during a discussion at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor, Maryland, February 23, 2017. File photo by Mike Theiler/AFP

Trump attacks Fox News in latest sign of strain

May 20, 2019 - 9:55 AM

In a flurry of tweets, the US president takes the conservative network to task for interviewing Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg, the 37-year-old mayor of South Bend, Indiana

NOT FAVORED. File photo of Fox News bureau in Washington, DC. Shutterstock Image

Nicole Kidman, Charlize Theron to star in film on harassment at Fox News

Aug 02, 2018 - 3:45 PM

The Hollywood Reporter says actress Margot Robbie is also in talks to join the cast of the movie

Fox News co-founder Roger Ailes dies at age 77

May 18, 2017 - 9:13 PM

3rd UPDATE Ailes died of complications from bleeding on the brain following a fall at home in which he hit his head says the Palm Beach County Medical Examiner

AILES' DEATH. This file photo taken on July 23, 2006 shows former Chairman & CEO, FOX News Roger Ailes speaking during the 2006 Summer Television Critics Association Press Tour for the FOX Broadcasting Company in Pasadena, California. File photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images North America / AFP

Fox News fires embattled host over harassment allegations

Apr 20, 2017 - 10:57 AM

It is a stunning fall from grace for Bill O Reilly one of the biggest US media names who count President Donald Trump among his personal supporters

FIRED. Bill O'Reilly in New York in 2014. Photo courtesy Bill O'Reilly official website

Kremlin demands Fox News apologize for Putin 'killer' question to Trump

Feb 06, 2017 - 8:03 PM

We consider such words from a Fox News correspondent unacceptable and offensive Putin s spokesman Dmitry Peskov tells journalists in a conference call

TRUMP. US President Donald Trump chats with White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus while watching Super Bowl LI at Trump International Golf Club Palm Beach in West Palm Beach, Florida on February 5, 2017. Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP

Zika outbreak, Roxas-Duterte word war, Iowa caucuses | 12PM wRap

Feb 02, 2016 - 12:14 PM

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Iowa votes – and the White House race begins

Feb 02, 2016 - 6:25 AM

UPDATED Republican frontrunner Donald Trump looks to capitalize on his stunning campaign success while Hillary Clinton defends her status as the Democratic favorite

GOP CAUCUS. Caucus workers check in voters prior to the Republican Party Caucus at Keokuk High School on February 1, 2016 in Keokuk, Iowa. Michael B. Thomas/AFP

White House hopefuls in frantic sprint to Iowa vote

Jan 31, 2016 - 11:30 PM

UPDATED The 3 Democrats and 12 Republicans aiming to be their party s 2016 torchbearer are leaving it all on the field in Iowa the first nominating contest of the 2016 US election season

FIRST IN THE NATION. Residents go about their business in the small town of Northwood, Iowa, USA, January 27, 2016. Eugene Garcia/EPA

Boycotting debate, Trump barrels towards Iowa vote

Jan 28, 2016 - 7:29 AM

All eyes are on the heartland state where the 12 Republican candidates and 3 Democratic hopefuls are vying for bragging rights and the lead in the primary race

Republican Presidential hopeful Donald Trump during a rally in Nashua, New Hampshire, USA, December 28, 2015. CJ Gunther/EPA/File

Fox News boss seeks apology after Donald Trump Twitter tirade

Aug 26, 2015 - 10:27 AM

Trump retweets a comment from a user calling Kelly a bimbo

DONALD TRUMP. The Fox News chairman demands an apology from the US presidential hopeful. Photo from EPA

Trump refuses to apologize for 'blood' remark

Aug 09, 2015 - 10:20 PM

UPDATED Donald Trump says only sick people or a deviant would have concluded he was talking about the Fox News journalist s mentsruation

NO APOLOGY. A file picture dated 27 February 2015 shows American businessman Donald Trump on stage to address the American Conservative Union's 42nd Annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor, Maryland, USA. Photo by Pete Marovich/EPA

Trump's sexist remark turns Republican party against him

Aug 09, 2015 - 12:32 AM

The presidential candidate s invitation to a Republican Party event is rescinded over a suggestion that a debate moderator was tough on him because she was menstruating

DONALD TRUMP. Businessman and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump answers a question during a media availability after he spoke at a meeting of the City Club of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois, USA, 29 June 2015. Tannen Maury/EPA

Paris to sue Fox News for reports on Muslim 'no-go zones'

Jan 21, 2015 - 8:48 AM

The reports in the wake of the Islamist attacks in Paris two weeks ago have been widely derided and prompted Fox to issue an on air apology

Kenzo Tribouillard/File/AFP

Pope message, Sony hackers, Syria video | The wRap

Jan 02, 2015 - 7:15 PM

Pope Francis on New Year: a world with no more slaves Sony’s hackers threaten an American news group A video of two Italian women missing in Syria surfaces

Murdoch's 21st Century Fox made Time Warner bid

Jul 16, 2014 - 10:20 PM

The bid which would have combined two of the world s biggest media entertainment empires if allowed to proceed is for 80 billion

REJECTED. Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox on July 16, 2014 confirms a bid to Time Warner to combine the companies, but says the proposal was rejected and the two sides are not in talks. File photo by AFP/Justin Tallis

Assad: One year, $1B needed to destroy chemical arms

Sep 19, 2013 - 7:29 AM

UPDATED In a confident interview with US network Fox News Assad insisted that Syria was not gripped by civil war but was the victim of infiltration by foreign backed Al Qaeda fighters

'NO CIVIL WAR.' Syrian President Bashar al-Assad speaks during an interview with former US congressman Dennis Kucinich and FOX News foreign correspondent Greg Palkot, aired September 18, 2013 over FOX News. Frame grab courtesy FOX News/Syrian presidency

US carjacking suspect shoots self in head... live on TV

Sep 29, 2012 - 7:55 AM

A Fox news anchorman apologizes for the live feed but experts and netizens criticize the station for sensationalism