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  • Seventy-six-year-old Ailes, who in 20 years built Fox News into a highly profitable ratings juggernaut, is in negotiations over his departure with parent company Twenty-First Century Fox Inc, a person briefed on the discussions told Reuters on Tuesday. Fox News hired a law firm to conduct an internal investigation, which it says is not yet complete.

  • Roger Ailes is an 'over the top' guy: Bob Wright

    When you get to be an over-the-top person you've got to be very careful, says former NBCUniversal CEO Bob Wright, talking about Roger Ailes and his working relationship with him.

  • Ailes nears exit at Fox: Ken Auletta

    Ken Auletta, The New Yorker, discusses sexual harassment allegations against Fox News' Roger Ailes, and the impact of Ailes' departure.

  • Life at Fox after Roger Ailes: Ken Auletta

    Ken Auletta, The New Yorker, discusses the impending departure of Roger Ailes amid sexual harrassment allegations, and his likely successor.

  • Can Fox maintain 'magic' if Ailes departs?

    Brett Harriss, Gabelli & Company analyst, talks about the future of Fox News and the impact of a Roger Ailes's departure on 21st Century Fox's media empire.

  • July 19- Roger Ailes, who built Fox News into a profitable ratings powerhouse, and Twenty-First Century Fox Inc are in negotiations over his departure from the cable news channel following allegations of sexual harassment, a person briefed on the discussions said Tuesday. Republican presidents, including George H.W. Bush, and built Fox News into the...

  • July 19- Roger Ailes, who built Fox News into a profitable ratings powerhouse, and Twenty-First Century Fox Inc are in negotiations over his departure from the cable news channel following allegations of sexual harassment, according to a person briefed on the discussions. Republican presidents, including George H.W. Bush, and built Fox News into the...

  • NEW YORK— A lawyer for Roger Ailes denied Tuesday that the embattled Fox News Channel chief executive sexually harassed network star Megyn Kelly. Attributing anonymous sources, New York magazine reported on Tuesday that Kelly had told investigators working for Fox News Channel parent 21st Century Fox that Ailes had sexually harassed her when she was a...

  • James Murdoch (left) and Roger Ailes attend an Anti-Defamation dinner that honored Rupert Murdoch on October 13, 2010, in New York.

    Rupert Murdoch and his sons are in agreement Roger Ailes should leave Fox News, according to the Financial Times.

  • The statement from 21st Century Fox on Monday came in response to a New York magazine story that said, citing anonymous sources, that company heads Rupert Murdoch and his sons, Lachlan and James, had decided to remove Ailes. "This matter is not yet resolved and the review is not concluded," 21st Century Fox said. 21st Century Fox hired the New York law firm Paul, Weiss to...

  • July 18- Rupert Murdoch, executive co-chairman of 21st Century Fox Inc, and his sons James and Lachlan agree that Fox News Channel boss Roger Ailes should leave the company but they have not settled on the timing, New York magazine reported on Monday, citing anonymous sources. Former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson has sued Ailes, claiming sexual harassment.

  • July 18- Rupert Murdoch, executive co-chairman of 21st Century Fox Inc, and his sons James and Lachlan agree that Fox News Channel boss Roger Ailes should leave the company but have not settled on the timing, New York magazine reported on Monday, citing anonymous sources. Former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson has sued Ailes, claiming sexual harassment.

  • July 18- Rupert Murdoch, executive co-chairman of 21st Century Fox Inc, and his sons James and Lachlan agree that Fox News Channel boss Roger Ailes should leave the company but have not settled on the timing, New York magazine reported on Monday, citing anonymous sources. Former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson has sued Ailes, claiming sexual harassment.

  • NEW YORK, July 15- Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes on Friday petitioned a federal court in Manhattan to compel former anchor Gretchen Carlson, who filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against him this month, to arbitrate her employment-related claims in New York City. Carlson was dismissed from Fox News last month after saying she had rebuffed his advances.

  • NEW YORK, July 15- Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes on Friday petitioned a federal court in Manhattan to compel former anchor Gretchen Carlson, who filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against him this month, to arbitrate her employment-related claims in New York City. In Friday's petition to the U.S. District Court in Manhattan, Ailes maintained that Carlson's...

  • July 8- Lawyers for Fox News chairman Roger Ailes on Friday asked a judge to halt anchor Gretchen Carlson's "shameless publicity campaign" against her former boss, and send her sexual harassment lawsuit against him to arbitration in accordance with her employment contract. The request came two days after Carlson sued Ailes in Superior Court in New Jersey,...

  • July 8- Lawyers for Fox News chairman Roger Ailes on Friday asked a judge to halt anchor Gretchen Carlson's "shameless publicity campaign" against her former boss, and send her sexual harassment lawsuit against him to arbitration in accordance with her employment contract. The request came two days after Carlson sued Ailes in the Superior Court in New Jersey,...

  • July 6- Former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson sued Fox News Channel Chief Executive Roger Ailes on Wednesday for sexual harassment, alleging her ex-boss wrongfully fired her after she rebuffed years of unwanted advances. The parent of Fox News, 21st Century Fox, said it had begun an internal review of the matter. Carlson, 50, charged in a lawsuit that Ailes, a...

  • July 6- Former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson sued Fox News Channel architect Roger Ailes on Wednesday for sexual harassment, claiming her ex-boss wrongfully fired her after she rebuffed years of unwanted advances. The parent of Fox News, 21st Century Fox, said it had begun an internal review of the matter. Carlson, 50, claimed in a lawsuit that Ailes, a former...

  • July 6- Former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson sued Fox News Channel architect Roger Ailes on Wednesday for sexual harassment, claiming her ex-boss wrongfully fired her after she rebuffed years of unwanted advances. Carlson, 50, claimed in a lawsuit that Ailes, a former Republican political consultant who built the Fox News television network into the...