FedEx and Sears Pull TV Ads

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LOS ANGELES — FedEx Corp. and Sears, Roebuck and Co. pulled out as sponsor of “Politically Incorrect” on Walt Disney Co.’s ABC after host Bill Maher called past U.S. military actions “cowardly.”

He said Wednesday his comments were aimed at political leaders, not soldiers, and he defended his right to offer criticism in difficult times.

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