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FOX News Channel Names Mike Emanuel Chief Washington Correspondent

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 6:19pm

FOX News Channel (FNC) has promoted Mike Emanuel to chief Washington correspondent, announced Jay Wallace, president and executive editor of FOX News Media.

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  • FOX News Channel (FNC) has promoted Mike Emanuel to chief Washington correspondent, announced Jay Wallace, president and executive editor of FOX News Media.
  • In this new role, Mr. Emanuel will continue to report on all news emanating from the nations capital, effective immediately.
  • Additionally, beginning on Monday, March 1st, national reporter Jacqui Heinrich will transition to a role as congressional correspondent alongside distinguished veteran congressional correspondent Chad Pergram.
  • FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well as political and business news.

FOX News Digital Network Records Highest January of Multiplatform Views

Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 3:02pm

FOX News Digital closed out the first month of 2021 with 2 billion multiplatform views, 4 billion multiplatform minutes and 108 million unique devices, according to Comscore.

Key Points: 
  • FOX News Digital closed out the first month of 2021 with 2 billion multiplatform views, 4 billion multiplatform minutes and 108 million unique devices, according to Comscore.
  • The digital network also finished the month of January with its highest January of multiplatform views on record.
  • Notably, FOX News Digital secured double digit increases in all key performance metrics versus the prior month and marked 21 months securing over 100 million multiplatform unique visitors.
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    JANUARY 2021 FOX NEWS DIGITAL VS. CNN.COM
    FOX News Digital 4,225,000,000 (up 21 percent vs. December 2020)
    CNN.com 6,329,000,000 (up 71 percent vs. December 2020)
    FOX News Digital 2,039,000,000 (up 20 percent vs. December 2020)
    CNN.com 3,068,000,000 (up 41 percent vs. December 2020)
    FOX News Digital 108,178,000 (up 12 percent vs. December 2020)
    CNN.com 175,157,000 (up 19 percent vs. December 2020)
    FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Audio, FOX News Books, the direct-to-consumer digital streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International, and the newly announced platform FOX Weather.

FOX Nation to Launch New Exclusive Content With Tucker Carlson

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 4:18pm

FOX Nation, FOX News Medias on demand subscription-based streaming service, has signed a new, multi-year deal with top-rated FOX News Channel (FNC) primetime host Tucker Carlson to provide flagship content for the digital platform, announced Jason Klarman, President, FOX Nation.

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  • FOX Nation, FOX News Medias on demand subscription-based streaming service, has signed a new, multi-year deal with top-rated FOX News Channel (FNC) primetime host Tucker Carlson to provide flagship content for the digital platform, announced Jason Klarman, President, FOX Nation.
  • Carlson will helm a regular new video podcast, as well as a series of in-depth specials called Tucker Carlson Originals.
  • Please see trailer here: www.foxnation.com/tuckercarlson
    In making the announcement, Klarman said, As we continue to expand and evolve as a service, adding exclusive content from Tucker Carlson will make FOX Nation a must-have service for his most passionate fans.
  • The new content will be produced by the seasoned team behind Tucker Carlson Tonight, led by Senior Executive Producer Justin Wells, who has been named FNCs new Vice President of Tucker Carlson Digital Products.

Maria Bartiromo, Judge Jeanine Pirro and Lou Dobbs Move to Dismiss Smartmatic Lawsuit

Friday, February 12, 2021 - 1:47pm

FOX News Medias Maria Bartiromo, Judge Jeanine Pirro and former host Lou Dobbs filed separate motions to dismiss on Thursday night in response to the lawsuit by electronic voting company Smartmatic.

Key Points: 
  • FOX News Medias Maria Bartiromo, Judge Jeanine Pirro and former host Lou Dobbs filed separate motions to dismiss on Thursday night in response to the lawsuit by electronic voting company Smartmatic.
  • The filings follow FOX News Medias earlier motion to dismiss, which was filed on Monday, February 8th.
  • As further demonstrated in the Pirro motion, the Smartmatic lawsuit should be dismissed for its abject failure to make sufficient allegations concerning Pirro herself.
  • The three additional motions to dismiss were filed by Kirkland & Ellis on behalf of Maria Bartiromo, Judge Jeanine Pirro and former host Lou Dobbs, and join FOX News Medias previous filing from Monday, which stated the Smartmatic complaint sought to stifle that debate and chill vital First Amendment activities.

FOX News Channel’s Hit Late Night Program The Greg Gutfeld Show Moves to Weeknights at 11 PM/ET

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 7:08pm

FOX News Channels (FNC) hit primetime Saturday talk show The Greg Gutfeld Show hosted by Greg Gutfeld will expand to a full weeknight schedule, announced FOX News Media CEO Suzanne Scott.

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  • FOX News Channels (FNC) hit primetime Saturday talk show The Greg Gutfeld Show hosted by Greg Gutfeld will expand to a full weeknight schedule, announced FOX News Media CEO Suzanne Scott.
  • Gregs unique and irreverent talk show has been an incredible success, often beating the late night broadcast competition, despite its Saturday timeslot.
  • A comedic hour featuring parodies on current events and signature monologues, The Greg Gutfeld Show has continued to outpace its late night competition since launching in 2015.
  • The Greg Gutfeld Show also surpassed various late-night programs airing on broadcast in total viewers, including ABCs Jimmy Kimmel Live!

FOX News Media CEO Suzanne Scott Signs New Multi-Year Agreement With Fox Corporation

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 1:43pm

FOX News Media encompasses linear channels, FOX News Channel (FNC) and FOX Business Network (FBN); the direct-to-consumer streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International, which Scott launched in 2018 and 2020 respectively; FOX News Digital and FOX News Audio, both of which she revamped; FOX News Books, which Scott launched in 2020; and the upcoming platform FOX Weather, for which she announced plans in 2020.

Key Points: 
  • FOX News Media encompasses linear channels, FOX News Channel (FNC) and FOX Business Network (FBN); the direct-to-consumer streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International, which Scott launched in 2018 and 2020 respectively; FOX News Digital and FOX News Audio, both of which she revamped; FOX News Books, which Scott launched in 2020; and the upcoming platform FOX Weather, for which she announced plans in 2020.
  • Fox Corporation produces and distributes compelling news, sports and entertainment content through its iconic domestic brands including: FOX News Media, FOX Sports, FOX Entertainment and FOX Television Stations.
  • FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Audio, FOX News Books, the direct-to-consumer digital streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International and the newly announced platform FOX Weather.
  • Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.

FOX News Media CEO Suzanne Scott Signs New Multi-Year Agreement With Fox Corporation

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 1:56pm

Fox Corporation (Nasdaq: FOXA, FOX) signed Suzanne Scott to a new multi-year contract to remain in her current role as CEO of FOX News Media, announced Lachlan Murdoch, Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Fox Corporation, to whom she will continue to report.

Key Points: 
  • Fox Corporation (Nasdaq: FOXA, FOX) signed Suzanne Scott to a new multi-year contract to remain in her current role as CEO of FOX News Media, announced Lachlan Murdoch, Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Fox Corporation, to whom she will continue to report.
  • In this role, she expanded the FOX News Channel brand into a multi-platform powerhouse now known as FOX News Media.
  • Fox Corporation produces and distributes compelling news, sports and entertainment content through its iconic domestic brands including: FOX News Media, FOX Sports, FOX Entertainment and FOX Television Stations.
  • FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Audio, FOX News Books, the direct-to-consumer digital streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International and the newly announced platform FOX Weather.

Fox News Media Moves to Dismiss Smartmatic Lawsuit

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 3:22am

FOX News Media today filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit by electronic voting company Smartmatic, stating that the complaint seeks to stifle debate and chill vital First Amendment activities.

Key Points: 
  • FOX News Media today filed a motion to dismiss a lawsuit by electronic voting company Smartmatic, stating that the complaint seeks to stifle debate and chill vital First Amendment activities.
  • FOX News Media added, FOX News has moved to dismiss the Smartmatic lawsuit because it is meritless.
  • FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Audio, FOX News Books, the direct-to-consumer digital streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International, and the newly announced platform FOX Weather.
  • Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.

FOX Business Network to Debut New 4pm Program Hosted by Larry Kudlow Starting February 16

Monday, February 8, 2021 - 8:54pm

FOX Business Network (FBN) will debut a new weekday business program hosted by FOX News Media contributor and former National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow on Tuesday, February 16th, announced Lauren Petterson, president of the network.

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  • FOX Business Network (FBN) will debut a new weekday business program hosted by FOX News Media contributor and former National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow on Tuesday, February 16th, announced Lauren Petterson, president of the network.
  • Fox Business Tonight will continue in the 5 PM/ET hour with rotating co-hosts for the foreseeable future.
  • In making the announcement, Ms. Petterson said, We are immensely proud to add Larry to our incomparable FBN lineup.
  • FOX Business Network (FBN) is a financial news channel delivering real-time information across all platforms that impact both Main Street and Wall Street.

FOX News Media Names Ben Domenech to Contributor Role

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 - 6:56pm

FOX News Media has signed The Federalist Publisher & Co-Founder Ben Domenech as a contributor, announced Suzanne Scott, CEO of FOX News Media.

Key Points: 
  • FOX News Media has signed The Federalist Publisher & Co-Founder Ben Domenech as a contributor, announced Suzanne Scott, CEO of FOX News Media.
  • In this role, Mr. Domenech will provide political commentary across all FOX News Media platforms and host a weekly podcast for FOX News Audio.
  • In commenting on the announcement, Mr. Domenech said, I am honored to join FOX News Medias accomplished roster of contributors.
  • FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Audio, FOX News Books, the direct-to-consumer digital streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International and the newly announced AVOD service FOX Weather.