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  • 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...

  • 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.

  • 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...

  • July 6- Former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson sued Fox News Chairman and Chief Executive Roger Ailes on Wednesday claiming sexual harassment and that he wrongfully fired her after years of making unwanted advances. A Fox News representative did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Doocy and Fox News were not named as defendants in the lawsuit.

  • A sign for Sun Valley Resort hangs outside before the Allen & Co. annual conference.

    Attendees at the this year's Allen & Co. conference in Sun Valley, Idaho, will have no shortage of topics to discuss.

  • LONDON, June 28- The sharp fall in sterling since Britain voted to leave the European Union will make its economy more competitive, media owner Rupert Murdoch said on Tuesday at a conference hosted by one of his newspapers, The Times. Ed Conway, economics editor at Sky News and a columnist at the Times, said on Twitter that Murdoch also blamed sharp falls in share...

  • PARIS, June 22- Vivendi Chairman Vincent Bollore urged French lawmakers on Wednesday to help him build a global media giant by easing anti-trust rules he said were shackling the industry. The billionaire, who took the helm of Vivendi in 2014, fended off accusations during a Senate committee hearing that he is jeopardizing the editorial independence of the...

  • June 16- Twenty-First Century Fox Inc said Jim Gianopulos would step down as chief executive of its film studio business in June next year and co-Chairman Stacey Snider would succeed him. Snider joined Fox in November 2014 after eight years as chief executive and co-chairman of DreamWorks Studios, where she worked with director Steven Spielberg.

  • June 16- Rupert Murdoch- controlled Twenty-First Century Fox Inc said Jim Gianopulos would step down as chief executive of its film studio business in June next year.

  • LONDON, June 14- Sterling skidded over 1 percent against the dollar on Tuesday to hit its lowest level in two months, after another opinion poll put the "Leave" campaign clearly ahead just nine days before a referendum on whether Britain should stay in the European Union. "It is becoming a much broader issue than just sterling weakness," said RBC Capital Markets...

  • LONDON, June 14- Sterling fell more than 1 percent against the dollar on Tuesday to hit 8- week lows, after opinion polls showed growing support for Britain leaving the European Union ahead of a vote next week. Betting markets have lowered the chances of the country remaining in the European Union, creating more anxiety among investors. Many analysts believe a...