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  • LONDON, May 8- A woman who accused former Fox News presenter Bill O'Reilly of sexual harassment in the United States called on Britain on Monday to block Fox's owner Rupert Murdoch from taking full control of Britain's pay-TV group Sky. But the takeover is politically sensitive in Britain where a previous attempt to take full control of Sky in 2011 was derailed...

  • SYDNEY, May 6- Australia proposed scrapping media ownership restraints on Saturday which could raise huge interest among moguls looking for acquisitions, especially in its ailing, third-largest free-to-air television network, Ten Network Holdings. Rupert Murdoch last month edged a step closer to taking full control of Sky PLC in Britain after the European...

  • Fox of last 20 years is over: Michael Wolff

    Fox is entering an entirely new era, says Michael Wolff, Hollywood Reporter columnist, talking about recent high-profile departures at Fox as the Murdoch sons reshape the family's empire.

  • Bill Shine out at Fox

    Sarah Ellison, Vanity Fair, talks about the "force for change" at Fox and the influence of James and Lachlan Murdoch, as high-profile talent and leaders depart the company.

  • The exit of Shine, who has been with Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's Fox News since its inception over 20 years ago, marks a key step in the attempt by Rupert Murdoch and his sons, who run the company, to clean house after a series of embarrassing revelations. Last month, Julie Roginsky, a Democratic political consultant and Fox News contributor, sued the network and...

  • The exit of Shine, who has been with Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's Fox News since its inception over 20 years ago, marks an important step in the attempt by Rupert Murdoch and his sons, who run the company, to clean house at Fox after a series of embarrassing revelations. Last month, Julie Roginsky, a Democratic political consultant and Fox News contributor, sued the...

  • Shine and Jack Abernethy were appointed co-presidents to lead Fox News last year after chairman Roger Ailes resigned in July following sexual harassment allegations. Abernethy remains co-president of Fox News and chief executive of Fox Television stations, while Shine has been replaced by Suzanne Scott, executive vice president of Fox News' programming,...

  • Bill O'Reilly

    Bill O'Reilly's amended contract suggests that the ousted Fox News host will receive up to one-year's salary, a source tells CNBC.

  • Is there a bull case for FOXA?

    The "Squawk on the Street" crew talks about the aftermath of Bill O'Reilly's ouster from Fox News.

  • FOXA stock will be fine without O'Reilly: Pro

    Barton Crockett, FBR Capital Markets, weighs in on why the departure of Bill O'Reilly from Fox News will unlikely impact the stock.

  • LONDON, April 20- European pay-TV group Sky said the number of customers deserting the service in its key home market had remained steady in the third quarter, helping it to reiterate its targets for the full year. The company, which has accepted a buyout offer from Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox, had unnerved investors in January with a rise in...

  • The decision, coming after advertisers had begun to flee his show, ends a more than 20- year career at Fox News for O'Reilly, a best-selling author as well as one of the most popular commentators on U.S. television. In an internal memo to Fox News employees seen by Reuters, Rupert Murdoch called O'Reilly "one of the most accomplished TV personalities in the history of...

  • Bill O'Reilly, host of FOX's 'The O'Reilly Factor' at FOX Studios in New York.

    After the ouster of Bill O'Reilly amid allegations of sexual harassment, Tucker Carlson will take over the time slot.

  • The decision ends a more than 20- year career at Fox News for O'Reilly, who is a best-selling author as well as one of the most popular commentators on U.S. television. In an internal memo to Fox News employees seen by Reuters, Rupert Murdoch called O'Reilly "one of the most accomplished TV personalities in the history of cable news." Carlson's show had been moved...

  • Bill O'Reilly

    Anthony DiClemente, Nomura Instinet senior analyst, discusses the revenue impact of Bill O'Reilly's exit from Fox News.

  • Final decision on O'Reilly made Wednesday morning

    CNBC's David Faber reports the latest details of Bill O'Reilly's exit from Fox News.

  • After a thorough and careful review of the allegations, the company and Bill OReilly have agreed that Bill OReilly will not be returning to the Fox News Channel, the company said in a statement. It is not known exactly how Fox News would handle O'Reilly's exit or whether he would be allowed to say goodbye to viewers on the air, according to the New York magazine...

  • O'Reilly exit shows Murdoch's sons run the company, not Rupert: Hollywood Reporter

    Michael Wolff, The Hollywood Reporter, discusses the shakeup at Twenty-first Century Fox with Bill O'Reilly's exit from Fox News.

  • NEW YORK, April 19- Fox News has decided to part ways with star host Bill O'Reilly following allegations of sexual harassment, New York magazine reported on Wednesday, citing anonymous sources briefed on the discussions. It is not known exactly how Fox News will handle O'Reilly's exit or whether he would be allowed to say goodbye to viewers on the air, according to...

  • NYT's Stewart: Can't reform Fox until you hold people accountable

    Jim Stewart, The New York Times, discusses the news that Bill O'Reilly's time at Fox may be ending as well as the cultural issues at Fox following several sexual harassment allegations.