By Sara Morrison Fox News announced on Thursday that anchor Shepard Smith will be leaving his 7 p.m. “Fox Report” and 3 p.m. “Studio B” shows behind to launch a brand new breaking news division at the network and anchor a new hour called “Shepard Smith Reporting” at 3 p.m. Smith spoke to TheWrap about […]
Fox News Channel is eliminating one of Shepard Smith’s two daily newscasts and putting him in charge of a breaking news team where he will travel more to stories and break into other Fox shows with special reports.
Fox News is doing the prime-time shuffle. The cable network announced Tuesday that Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly will be moving into the prime-time line-up, where she will be featured in some “as yet unspecified capacity,” according to the press release. Kelly, who hosts the daytime program “America Live,” is currently out on maternity leave. […]
White smoke or black smoke? Maybe it’s easier just to wait for a text message that a new pope has been elected.
PHOENIX (AP) — A man apparently shot himself in the head Friday on live national television at the end of a high-speed chase that began in Phoenix. Fox News was covering the chase that began at midday using a live helicopter shot from Phoenix affiliate KSAZ-TV when the man driving what appeared to be a […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Some television news networks are planning to stay on live overnight to follow Hurricane Isaac and its impact on the Gulf Coast. CNN, Fox News Channel and The Weather Channel said Tuesday they will stay with storm coverage all night. CNN and Fox usually air reruns of prime-time shows in the […]
Fox News Channel continued to reign supreme over its cable news competitors in 2011. With only a few days to go ’til the new year, the most current Nielsen data available shows FNC leading its closest competitors 2-1 in “total day” viewership and nearly 3-1 in prime time for the entire year. Specifically, Fox News […]
CNN’s Piers Morgan was in the position few television interviewers like to be this week: on the other side of the microphone.
By DAVID BAUDER NEW YORK — For the past few months, CNN’s Erin Burnett and her team have stared at the television equivalent of a blank page. The former CNBC anchor was lured to CNN with the promise of being able to start her own daily program from scratch. How she responds to that challenge […]
By DAVID BAUDER NEW YORK — Like guests who whisper asides to their friends from the back pews, the commoners in the media kept the mood lighthearted Friday as cameras captured every angle of the royal wedding of Britain’s Prince William and Kate Middleton. Millions followed the event throughout the world on television, their computers […]