Roger Ailes

New chiefs for Fox News

Fox News has named Fox Television Stations CEO Jack Abernethy and senior EVP Bill Shine to serve as co-presidents of the network in the wake of Roger Ailes’ departure. Both executives will report direct to 21st Century Fox executive chairman Rupert Murdoch, who took personal charge of the news channel following Ailes resignation amidst a […]

Fox News’ Ailes resigns

21st Century Fox has confirmed the departure of Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network chairman Roger Ailes. Fox said that Ailes, who was also chairman of Fox Television Stations, had resigned from his role with immediate effect and that Rupert Murdoch would take over his role at Fox News and Fox Business Network personally. […]