Stories tagged: Fox
Mon., May 6, 2019, 12:29 p.m.
The XFL, which will have a franchise in Seattle, reached multiyear agreements with ESPN and Fox Sports on Monday to broadcast its games beginning in 2020. The league also announced …
Wed., March 20, 2019, 11:09 a.m.
Disney has closed its $71 billion acquisition of Fox’s entertainment business, putting “Cinderella,” “The Simpsons,” “Star Wars” and “Dr. Strange” under one corporate roof.
Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 2:49 p.m.
One of the stars of the live broadcast of the musical “Rent” on Fox was injured during a rehearsal Saturday, forcing the producers to use pre-recorded material Sunday night.
Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 4:17 p.m.
The new streaming service Fox Nation that launches Tuesday is aimed at people who don’t think Fox News Channel offers enough opinion.
Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 4:14 p.m.
Walt Disney Co. said it has received unconditional approval from Chinese regulators for its blockbuster deal to buy much of Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox Inc., clearing another key hurdle …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 11:33 a.m.
Fox News said Tuesday that it has addressed the “unfortunate distraction” of Sean Hannity and Jeanine Pirro speaking at President Trump’s campaign rally in Missouri the night before, and that …
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 5:52 p.m.
Apparently you can’t go home again at Fox News Channel.
Mon., Oct. 8, 2018, 4:53 p.m.
Gonzaga on Monday announced its full television schedule for the upcoming men’s basketball season.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 8, 2018, 10:25 a.m.
President Donald Trump’s former communications chief Hope Hicks has been hired as communications director at the newly revamped Fox company.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 3:52 p.m.
Rob Lowe, Justin Timberlake and Nick Cannon are getting into the game-show business.
UPDATED: Fri., July 27, 2018, 6:10 p.m.
Disney’s $71.3 billion acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox’s entertainment division is one step closer after shareholders overwhelmingly approved the deal Friday.
Sat., July 21, 2018, 5 a.m.
Tiny, shy and nocturnal, swift foxes have stealthily invaded pockets of Montana where they haven’t been seen for almost a century. Or maybe folks just weren’t looking for them and …
Thu., July 19, 2018, 1:17 p.m.
Comcast is dropping its bid for Fox’s entertainment businesses, paving the way for Disney to boost its upcoming streaming service by buying the studios behind “The Simpsons” and X-Men.
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 12:29 p.m.
Media and tech titans turned up in good spirits at the billionaire’s summer camp at the Sun Valley Resort in Idaho, even though the U.S. just started a trade war …
Wed., June 27, 2018, 12:01 p.m.
President Donald Trump is expected to name former Fox News executive Bill Shine as director of White House press and communications.
Wed., June 13, 2018, 3:21 p.m.
Comcast made a $65 billion bid Wednesday for Fox’s entertainment businesses, setting up a battle with Disney to become the next mega-media company.
UPDATED: Wed., May 23, 2018, 1:38 p.m.
Normally any story involving a rabbit, a fox and an eagle comes with a heavy dose of morality and a life lesson or two.
Thu., May 17, 2018, 1:01 p.m.
Suzanne Scott has been been elevated to chief executive officer of Fox News, the company announced Thursday.
Wed., April 25, 2018, 1:55 p.m.
Fox’s World Cup debut will have an American accent, even though the United States failed to qualify for the soccer tournament. And four of the six broadcast crews will call …
Mon., April 9, 2018, 9:38 a.m.
Newsmax on Monday hired a former Fox News Channel executive to run its television operation, a sign that the media company is looking to become more competitive with the network …
Fri., March 30, 2018, 2 a.m.
Irony is a primary component of humor. And that may be especially true of cannabis humor.
UPDATED: Sun., March 25, 2018, 4:18 p.m.
President Donald Trump’s favorite TV network is increasingly serving as a West Wing casting call, as the president reshapes his administration with camera-ready personalities.
Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 7:16 a.m.
Fox and the NFL have agreed to a five-year deal for Thursday night football games. Those games previously were televised by CBS and NBC, two of the league’s other network …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 1, 2018, 5:06 p.m.
Former Fox News Channel anchor and 1989 Miss America Gretchen Carlson was named chairwoman of the Miss America Organization’s board of directors Monday, and three other past pageant winners will …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 17, 2017, 8:28 p.m.
21st Century Fox on Saturday sought to tamp down a furor over Executive Chairman Rupert Murdoch’s comments that downplayed the magnitude of the sexual harassment scandal that has roiled Fox …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 14, 2017, 8:55 p.m.
Walt Disney Co.’s proposed takeover of 21st Century Fox is likely to raise thorny regulatory concerns at a time when the Justice Department has been putting media mergers and acquisitions …
Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 5:22 p.m.
Citing a Comcast statement, the Wall Street Journal reported that the cable company is no longer in discussions to buy pieces of 21st Century Fox . That could open the …
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 11:46 a.m.
An ex-producer has sued former Fox News Channel personality Bill O’Reilly, claiming he violated a confidentiality agreement related to a 2002 settlement reached over his alleged mistreatment.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 4:17 p.m.
Comcast is in discussions with 21st Century Fox about buying its movie studio, some cable channels and its international arms, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 12:17 p.m.
The Fox network next month will air an investigation into the shooting deaths of rap superstars Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls.