Topic: Fox News

Information Diet: David Gregory 'Meet the Press' moderator bleeds news but finds time to watch sports on his iPad

Specs Age 41  Accomplishments Moderator of NBC's Meet the Press; substitute co-anchor of NBC's Weekend Today and the Today show Base Washington, D.C. What’s the first information you consume in the morning? I have Meet the Press and…

May 11, 2012, 5:55 AM EDT

O'Reilly and Hannity, Live on Your iPad Fox News jumps into the stream, with select cable providers

While dozens of digital media companies spent the past few weeks rolling out new Web series in search of television dollars, Fox News believes it’s got something far more valuable:…

May 8, 2012, 12:07 AM EDT

News Nets Embrace Tech Fox News teams with Google, Xbox for a younger appeal

Fox News Channel is looking to get more tech-savvy.  If you've watched the network's election coverage in recent weeks, you might have noticed that, beginning with the Iowa Caucuses and appearing…

January 13, 2012, 11:26 AM EST

DirecTV takes retrans fight with Fox to FCC DirecTV accuses Fox of misleading ads

DirecTV is taking its retransmission fight with Fox to the Federal Communications Commission. In a letter sent Thursday, DirecTV accuses Fox Broadcasting of resorting to "misleading advertising" that warns viewers…

October 28, 2011, 12:07 AM EDT

ESPN Drops Hank Williams Jr. Song for Obama-Hitler Remark Singer defends comments

Sports broadcaster ESPN pulled its signature song from Monday night’s NFL broadcast after country singer Hank Williams Jr. seemingly compared Barack Obama to Hitler during an interview earlier in the…

October 4, 2011, 7:34 AM EDT

The Fox News Revolution How the network captured cable . . . and never let go

Fifteen years ago this month, Rupert Murdoch launched Fox News. At the time, cable industry executives were skeptical of the idea—News Corp. had to buy its way on to cable,…

October 3, 2011, 6:44 AM EDT

The Age of Ailes

It is tempting—as well as, in liberal circles, heretical—to try and separate Roger Ailes from his politics. That’s a fiery (and gassy) debate. Is the 15-year Fox News epoch more about…

October 03 2011

First Mover: Ed Henry CNN’s former White House correspondent on his move to Fox News, and allegations of bias at the network

Why did you leave CNN after seven years to join Fox? I loved just about every minute of CNN. I was turning 40 on July 20, my contract was up, and…

September 12, 2011, 6:46 AM EDT

Fox Fires Back at Gawker Dismisses, but doesn't deny, story about Bill O'Reilly, his wife, and Nassau County cops

Fox News is firing back at Gawker for its Bill O’Reilly story. Earlier today, Gawker posted what it billed as a major exclusive—a story by John Cook claiming that prime-time…

August 30, 2011, 2:25 PM EDT

'WSJ' Editorials Point Fingers at the Competition Further News Corp. defense from its U.S. paper

Following on the heels of yesterday’s not-so-well-received Wall Street Journal op-ed piece defending News Corp. (and skewering its critics), the newspaper has published three more opinion pieces attempting to tear…

July 19, 2011, 9:07 AM EDT