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Fox News Hit With $1 Million Fine for Rampant Sexual Harassment and Job Retaliation

Conservative opinion outlet Fox News has been fined a record $1 million by the New York City Commission on Human Rights. The agency said the penalty covers repeated worksite sexual harassment of female employees and rampant job retaliation.  David Bauder of the Associated Press has reported that “as part of…

Fox Host Charles Payne Suspended Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

In what has developed into a disturbing pattern, another Fox employee has been accused of sexual harassment. Charles Payne, host of Fox Business Networks’ “Making Money,” was suspended for allegations against him. Fox Business confirmed the news Thursday night, the Los Angeles Times reported. “We take issues of this nature…

Controversial Fox Sports Head Fired Amid Sexual Harassment Investigation

Fox Sports’ president of sports programming was fired on Monday in the wake of the network’s sexual harassment allegations. Jamie Horowitz’s sudden dismissal is reportedly being linked to the sexual harassment investigation. The Los Angeles Times reported that Horowitz was terminated about a week after Fox Sports began interviewing women,…

Fox News Co-President Bill Shine Out, Lawsuits Tarnish Network

Bill Shine has resigned from his position as co-president of Fox News, the network announced on Monday. The same day, a Fox News contributor filed a lawsuit alleging gender discrimination. Several of the network’s current sexual misconduct and racial discrimination scandals name Shine for allegedly covering up the wrongdoing of…

President Trump: ‘I don’t think Bill did anything wrong’

Five days after President Donald Trump declared April National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month, he came to the defense of his friend, Bill O’Reilly of Fox News, who once said men are “barbarians” when they see a “good-looking woman.” Trump on Wednesday defended O’Reilly after a report that he;…

Fox News Faces Racial Discrimination Lawsuit

Fox News employees Tichaona Brown, a payroll manager, and Tabrese Wright, a payroll coordinator, filed a racial discrimination lawsuit Tuesday night in State Supreme Court in Bronx, N.Y. Brown and Wright are suing Fox News; its parent company, 21st Century Fox; and Judith Slater, the former senior vice president of…