Stories tagged: fox
Sun., Sept. 8, 2019
No tea, no shade, but shantay, they’re staying! Fresh on the heels of a “RuPaul’s Drag Race: Werq the World Tour 2019” date at Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox …
Wed., July 31, 2019
The country’s biggest TV networks – ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox – have sued Locast, a streaming service that transmits their broadcasts for free, in federal court in New York.
Sat., June 29, 2019
100 years ago in Spokane: Father of woman dubbed Spokane’s ‘mystery girl’ says she suffered from mental illness following meningitis
Spokane’s “mystery girl” was not, as previously suspected, Lillian Davis, a criminal fugitive from California.
Mon., May 6, 2019
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
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
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
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
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
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
Apparently you can’t go home again at Fox News Channel.
Mon., Oct. 8, 2018
Gonzaga on Monday announced its full television schedule for the upcoming men’s basketball season.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 8, 2018
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
Rob Lowe, Justin Timberlake and Nick Cannon are getting into the game-show business.
UPDATED: Fri., July 27, 2018
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Suzanne Scott has been been elevated to chief executive officer of Fox News, the company announced Thursday.
Wed., April 25, 2018
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
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
Irony is a primary component of humor. And that may be especially true of cannabis humor.
UPDATED: Sun., March 25, 2018
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
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
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
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
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
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 …