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Fox News Responds to Gawker Shepard Smith Story: '100% False and a Complete Fabrication' - Posted April 30, 2014
Fox News chairman and CEO Roger Ailes and anchor Shepard Smith are calling a Gawker ... [TVNewser]

Maria Bartiromo's Fox News Sunday Show Premiering This Sunday - Posted March 24, 2014
Maria Bartiromo's Fox News Sunday show, "Sunday Morning Futures," will debut this Sunday, March 30 at 10amET, Fox News announced today. Bartiromo will interview business leaders and newsmakers on economic topics like job creation and investment opportunities, with the goal of preparing viewers for their financial future. She spoke to TVNewser last... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Bourdain, '60 Minutes,' Menendez - Posted November 5, 2013
Sunday's episode of "Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown" was the show's second highest-rated episode of the season, averaging 639,000 total viewers and 304,000 A25-54 viewers. The show was number one in the 9pmET timeslot Sunday. "60 Minutes" was in the top 10 shows of the wee... [TVNewser]

George Will Jumps From ABC to Fox News - Posted October 1, 2013
Political columnist and author George Will is joining Fox News as a contributor, executive vice president of news Michael Clemente announced today. Will jumps to Fox News afte... [TVNewser]

Dennis Kucinich, Greg Palkot Interview Syria's Bashar al-Assad for Fox News - Posted September 18, 2013
On Sept. 7, Fox News Channel contributor and former Rep. Dennis Kucinich... [TVNewser]

Chris Wallace to Brian Kilmeade: 'How Do You Live With Yourself?' After Toddler Incident - Posted July 11, 2013
Fox News anchor Chris Wallace called into "Fox & Friends" co-host Brian Kilmeade's radio show. The only topic of conversation: Kilmeade's errant basketball pass, which smacked two-year old... [TVNewser]

Fox News: 'We Will Unequivocally Defend' Rosen Against 'Chilling' DOJ Investigation - Posted May 20, 2013
Fox News executive VP of news Michael Clemente released the following statement to TVNewser with regard to James Rosen ... [TVNewser]

DOJ Also Targeted Fox News Reporter James Rosen - Posted May 20, 2013
The Washington Post goes into great detail looking into how the Department of Justice investigates leaks by targeting journalists, by revealing ... [TVNewser]

Did Fox News Ban Gun Control Segments After Newtown Shooting? - Posted December 18, 2012
In the aftermath of Friday's school shooting in Newtown, New York's Gabe Sherman reports that Fox News producers were instructed this week... [TVNewser]

Roger Ailes, George Stephanopoulos, Tom Brokaw and Arianna Huffington Turn Out for CURE - Posted December 7, 2012
Obama campaign senior adviser David Axelrod spent his final night with his mustache at New York's Four Seasons Restaurant raising ... [TVNewser]

Fox News: Tom Ricks Apologized For Comments. Ricks: No, I Didn't - Posted November 27, 2012
Yesterday we noted an interview which saw veteran war journalist Tom Ricks accuse Fox News of "hyping" the ... [TVNewser]

David Carr: On Election Night Battle Between News And Partisanship, 'Fox chose news' - Posted November 12, 2012
The New York Times' David Carr uses his Monday column to praise the news team at Fox News Channel, for not taking ... [TVNewser]

Sally Kohn: 'FNC's Geraldine Ferraro' - Posted October 29, 2012
The New York Times profiles liberal Fox News contributor Sally Kohn, who FNC execu... [TVNewser]

FNC Calls for 'Delay Drill' after Suicide Airs on Live TV - Posted October 2, 2012
Fox News Channel's EVP of News Michael Clemente instituted a 5-second delay drill yesterday to ensure what happened Friday doesn't happen again. Friday afternoon Fox News was ... [TVNewser]

Fox News Statement: Televising Shooting After Car Chase Was Result of 'Severe Human Error' - Posted September 28, 2012
Fox News Channel has released a statement explaining what happened when it inadvertently aired a man apparently shooting himself in the head following a car chase t... [TVNewser]

Amusement Inside Fox News As President Obama Takes Digs - Posted July 19, 2012
The New York Times' Jeremy Peters noticed that President Obama has taken a number of swipes at Fox News Channel in stump speeches over the last couple of months, ... [TVNewser]

In Acknowledging its own Inaccurate Report, Fox News Points Fingers Elsewhere - Posted June 28, 2012
Alex has written about how CNN got it wrong this morning in reporting the Supreme Court health care ruling. Now Fox News has issued a statement of its error, or more accurately, its inaccurate report. As we reported in our first post on this mess, FNC's ... [TVNewser]

Fox & Friends: 'A high-decibel megaphone pointing directly at the Republican base' - Posted June 21, 2012
The New York Times' Jeremy Peters profiles "Fox & Friends," the FNC morning show that found itself in hot water a few weeks ago after it ... [TVNewser]

John Moody Returns to Fox News as Executive Editor; Michael Clemente Promoted to EVP - Posted June 6, 2012
Fox News is making some changes on the executive level. Michael Clemente, the network's senior vice president of news editorial, has been promoted to executive vice president, and ... [Fishbowl NY]

John Moody Returns to Fox News as Executive Editor; Michael Clemente Promoted to EVP - Posted June 6, 2012
Fox News is making some changes on the executive level. Michael Clemente, the network's senior vice president of news editorial, has been promoted to executive vice president, and ... [FishbowlNY]

The Ticker: Michelle Obama On The Daily Show, ABC Gets a Qwiki, Stegall to Dallas - Posted May 23, 2012
First Lady Michelle Obama will be a guest on "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" next Tuesday, may 29. It will be her second appearance on the show, and the first since she has been First Lady. She will be there to shill her new book AMERICAN GROWN: The Story of... [TVNewser]

TVNewser's 2012 Guide To Graduation Speakers - Posted May 4, 2012
'Tis commencement season, and so without further ado, we present TVNewser's fifth annual list of who's-speaking-where-and-when at America's colleges and universities (in alphabetical order): ABC/CNN's Christiane Amanpour: ... [TVNewser]

Fox News SVP: Heather Childers' Tweets on Obama Were 'A Mistake' - Posted April 5, 2012
Heather Childers is the latest cable newser to find herself at the center of a social media firestorm. The Fox News anchor tweeted links to several articles from Godfather Politics earlier this week that caused a stir, including... [TVNewser]

Operation 'Butter Up FNC' in Full Force by Politico - Posted February 1, 2012
Politico has been working diligently to defrost its icy relationship with Fox News as of late. And it appears to be paying off, or at least moving in a cozier direction. FishbowlDC has learned that FNC's media relations department has been for... [FishbowlDC]

Fox News to Host Two More GOP Debates - Posted October 20, 2011
Fox News has announced it will host two more Republican presidential debates. One in Iowa the other in South Carolina in the coming months. "We are pleased to host these additional Republican presidential debates and provide viewers an opportunity to gain more insight into the nominees at such critical junctures in the... [TVNewser]

Bret Baier Gives a Sneak Peek at Tonight's Debate - Posted September 22, 2011
Fox News and Google are in the middle of their final preparations for tonight's GOP Presidential debate. In advance of the debate, moderator Bret Baier shot a video giving a tour and preview of the event, featuring special guest and Fox News executive Michael Clemente: ... [TVNewser]

Charlie Gasparino to Face Off with Arianna Huffington on ABC's 'This Week' - Posted July 22, 2011
Brace yourself, because it looks like ABC's "This Week with Christiane Amanpour" may have quite the roundtable on Sunday. The Huffington Post founder ... [TVNewser]

Emails Show White House Anti-Fox News Bias - Posted July 14, 2011
JudicialWatch.org, a conservative, non-partisan foundation which seeks accountability in government, has obtained emails going back to the Fall of 2009, when the Obama White House was in a battle with Fox News Channel. At issue: whether the Obama White House had e... [TVNewser]

Roger Ailes Pulls Fast One on Juan Williams - Posted July 11, 2011
In his new book, "Muzzled: The Assault on Honest Debate," our later this month, Fox News contributor Juan Williams writes about his firing last Octo... [TVNewser]

ABC's Diane Sawyer Talks Media Bias on Fox News - Posted June 2, 2011
"ABC World News" anchor Diane Sawyer appeared on Fox News Channel last night, talking to Bill O'Reilly about media bias and the upcoming 2012 election. O'Reilly argued that ABC News, like most of the media, was overwhelmingly liberal. Sawyer argued that the team at ABC News was fair and balanced, so to... [Fishbowl NY]

ABC's Diane Sawyer Talks Media Bias on Fox News - Posted June 2, 2011
"ABC World News" anchor Diane Sawyer appeared on Fox News Channel last night, talking to Bill O'Reilly about media bias and the upcoming 2012 election. O'Reilly argued that ABC News, like most of the media, was overwhelmingly liberal. Sawyer argued that the team at ABC News was fair and balanced, so to... [FishbowlNY]

Fox News Sets Criteria for First GOP Debate - Posted April 11, 2011
Fox News Channel isn't letting just anyone into the South Carolina Republican Party debate in three weeks. They've set up a criteria that all participants must meet. "Every potential debate candidate must meet all six steps of the following criteria no later than 5pmET on Friday April 29th in order to... [Fishbowl NY]

Fox News Sets Criteria for First GOP Debate - Posted April 11, 2011
Fox News Channel isn't letting just anyone into the South Carolina Republican Party debate in three weeks. They've set up a criteria that all participants must meet. "Every potential debate candidate must meet all six steps of the following criteria no later than 5pmET on Friday April 29th in order to... [FishbowlNY]

NPR: Bret Baier 'The Next Generation' of FNC Anchor - Posted April 8, 2011
NPR's David Folkenflik profiles Fox News Channel anchor Bret Baier, who he calls "the next generation of Fox News anch... [TVNewser]

Jay Wallace Upped at Fox News Channel - Posted March 30, 2011
Fox News Channel has promoted Jay Wallace to VP of news and senior executive producer of news and politics. He had been VP of news editorial product since June, 2008. ... [TVNewser]

Evan Bayh joins Fox News - Posted March 14, 2011
Fox News Channel has signed former Indiana Governor and Senator Evan Bayh, a democrat, to its list of contributors. Fox affiliate WXIN-TV in Indianapolis ... [TVNewser]

John Roberts To Join Fox News Channel - Posted January 3, 2011
Former CNN "American Morning" anchor John Roberts is expected to join FOX News Channel as a senior national correspondent, based in Atlanta. He will be reporting on major domestic and international stories for the network. Update: ... [TVNewser]

Fox News Channel Announces More 2012 Primary Election Coverage Plans - Posted December 16, 2010
Fox News Channel and the Iowa Republican party have announced 2012 presidential debates that will air on FNC and other Fox News platforms. "As the road to the 2012 Presidential election heats up," Fox News' Senior Vice President of News Editorial ... [Fishbowl NY]

Fox News Channel Announces More 2012 Primary Election Coverage Plans - Posted December 16, 2010
Fox News Channel and the Iowa Republican party have announced 2012 presidential debates that will air on FNC and other Fox News platforms. "As the road to the 2012 Presidential election heats up," Fox News' Senior Vice President of News Editorial ... [FishbowlNY]

Fox News to Host GOP Primary Debate Next May - Posted December 15, 2010
Fox News Channel and the South Carolina Republican Party announced that they will present two GOP primary debates, the first of which will air next May. "Fox News looks forward to presenting these key debates with the South Carolina Republican Party and giving the contenders an open forum to present their views... [TVNewser]

Bret Baier Re-Ups With Fox News Channel - Posted December 14, 2010
Fox News Channel has signed "Special Report" anchor Bret Baier to a new, multi-year contract extension, the network says. Baier will continue to serve as the anchor of "Special Report" under the new deal. He has led the show since January, 20... [TVNewser]

Chris Wallace Reups With Fox News - Posted November 16, 2010
Fox News Channel has inked a new multi-year deal with "Fox News Sunday" anchor Chris Wallace. Under the new deal, Wallace will continue to serve as the anchor of "Fox News Sunday," which airs Sunday mornings on the Fox broadcast channel. He also... [TVNewser]

Juan Williams Responds to His Firing from NPR: 'You mean I don't get the chance to come in and do this eyeball-to-eyeball?' - Posted October 21, 2010
As we reported early this morning, Juan Williams was fired from his news analyst role at NPR for comments he made on ... [TVNewser]

Three Evening News Anchors Walk Onto a Plane... - Posted September 14, 2010
Fox News Channel senior VP Michael Clemente is featured in this week's "Frequent Flier" column in the New York Times. The executive, who spent many years at ABC News before joi... [TVNewser]

How Will Nets Cover Koran Burning? - Posted September 9, 2010
On Saturday, pastor Terry Jones is planning to hold an event where attendees will burn copies of the Koran, Islam's holy book. The burning has drawn the attention of the TV news organizations, which have been ... [TVNewser]

Poll: Who Will Replace David Westin at ABC News? - Posted September 7, 2010
Now that David Westin has confirmed that he will be leaving ABC News, the speculation about his replacement can begin. Unlike anchors, who are high profile and in the public eye, TV news executives often stay behind the curtain. We put together a list of some of our top cont... [TVNewser]

Major Garrett Leaves Fox News - Posted August 25, 2010
Breaking: Fox News Chief White House Correspondent Major Garrett announced today that he is leaving the network "to return to his roots in print journalism." Wendell Goler and ... [TVNewser]

Alberto Vourvoulias-Bush Joins FoxNewsLatino.com - Posted July 28, 2010
Fox News Channel's upcoming Latino-targeting website, FoxNewsLatino.com has named Alberto Vourvoulias-Bush as its senior editor. Vourvoulias-Bush was most recently Corporate Executive Editor of impreMedia, overseeing brands such as El Diario/La Prensa and La Opi... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Schieffer Defends 'Old Media;' Dean Criticizes Fox News on Sherrod Story - Posted July 26, 2010
At the close of Sunday's "Face the Nation," CBS anchor Bob Schieffer reflected on the week's Shirley Sherrod to-do (which the NYTimes recounts here.) "In cas... [TVNewser]

NY Times Praises Glenn Beck on Sherrod Case - Posted July 22, 2010
Fox News host Glenn Beck has received quite a bit of praise for his restraint regarding the Shirley Sherrod ... [TVNewser]

Movin' On Up: FBN's Jenna Lee Lands Fox News Gig - Posted July 7, 2010
Fox Business Network's Jenna Lee is moving over to the Fox News mothership. Lee will become the new co-anchor of ... [TVNewser]

Megyn Kelly Debuts 'America Live' - Posted February 1, 2010
Megyn Kelly launches her new two-hour program on Fox News this afternoon, "America Live." The NY Times' Brian Stelter spoke to Kelly as well as Fox's Senior VP of ne... [TVNewser]

Shepard Smith: "People Are Interested in 'Just the Facts' News" - Posted January 31, 2010
Phil Rosenthal writes about Shepard Smith and The Fox Report in today's Chicago Tribune... [TVNewser]

Clemente on Obama Hour: 'It's Not What People Expect from Fox' - Posted January 22, 2010
FishbowlDC's Betsy Rothstein talks with FNC SVP of news Michael Clemente about the network's Obama special premiering this weekend. "Wha... [TVNewser]

FNC's Obama Special: "In His Own Words" - Posted January 22, 2010
Will FNC's special on President Obama this weekend escalate the already contentious relationship between the White House and FNC? Michael Clemente, senior V.P. of news for FNC in New York, hints that like everything "lightening rod... [FishbowlDC]

Megyn Kelly Moves to New Afternoon Show on Fox News - Posted January 20, 2010
Fox News has announced that Megyn Kelly will anchor her own new show at 1pmET. The two-hour news program will premiere February 1st and will take the place of "The Live Desk." It is ... [TVNewser]

Did Robert Gibbs Broker Peace with Fox News? - Posted October 29, 2009
Our FishbowlDC colleagues were first to break the news that White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs reached out to Fox News SVP Michael Clemente, apparently to broker a peace agreement. Gibbs hosted Clemente a... [PRNewser]

"Truce" Between White House and Fox News? - Posted October 28, 2009
Breaking: FishbowlDC scoops that Fox News SVP Michael Clemente met with White House Press Secretary ... [TVNewser]

Fox News and White House: "Truce" - Posted October 28, 2009
A very reliable source tells FishbowlDC that Fox News SVP Michael Clemente met with White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs this morning and reached what some are calling a "truce." Clemente then met with the FNC Washington bureau and encouraged staff to remain "fair and balanced." ... [FishbowlDC]

More on the Feinberg Controversy - Posted October 24, 2009
There's another update in the controversy involving an interview with "pay czar" Kenneth Feinberg and the White House's alleged attempt to block Fox from the sit-down set up with the pool. While the AP reported "The White House said Fox had not asked for an interview," Foxnews.com now ... [TVNewser]

Tapper Questions Gibbs about Fox - Posted October 20, 2009
•At this morning's press gaggle in White House press secretary Robert Gibbs' office, ABC's Jake Tapper grilled Gibbs on the White House's statements about Fox News, asking, "Can you explain why it's appropriate for the White House to decide that a news organization is... [TVNewser]

Dunn on FNC: 'Let's Not Pretend They're a News Network' - Posted October 11, 2009
PRNewser reports on, and has video of White House communications director Anita Dunn's "new, more aggressive press strategy" which she explained in a straightforward slam ... [TVNewser]

White House's Anita Dunn on CNN: We Will Push Back - Posted October 11, 2009
White House Director of Communications ... [PRNewser]

White House Adviser on FNC: 'It's Opinion Journalism Masquerading as News' - Posted October 8, 2009
In next week's Time magazine, Michael Scherer writes about the White House's full court press...on the press, especially Fox News: The general in this war is Anita Dunn, 51, a veteran campaign strategist who arrived at the White House in May. ...she has become a devoted consumer of conservat... [TVNewser]

Shepard Smith, 10 Years @ FOX Report: 'I Never Even Thought About Being an Anchor' - Posted September 14, 2009
Fox News anchor Shepard Smith celebrates his 10th anniversary as host of "FOX Report," now the #3 7pm show in basic cable averaging 1.8M viewers each night this year. Tonight, the program will feature a special montage to commemorate the occasion. "It's been a c... [TVNewser]

As CNN and MSNBC Air Obama Health Care Speech, FNC Broadcasts a Live Glenn Beck Special - Posted September 12, 2009
A Saturday shake-up on the cable news channels. While MSNBC interrupted its taped programming to air Pres. Obama's healthcare reform speech in Minneapolis, FNC's Glenn Beck was in on a Saturday, on this 9/12/09, hosting a live, two-hour "9 Principles, 12 Values" special. FNC chose to... [TVNewser]

White House Slams CNN over Potomac . What About the other Nets? - Posted September 11, 2009
Perhaps this was not the best day to be conduct a training exercise on the Potomac River, not far from the Pentagon which was attacked eight years ago this morning. Still, when reports began to surface that a suspicious vessel had been spotted on the Potomac, CNN went into high gear.... [TVNewser]

ABC Producer Jumps to Fox News - Posted September 11, 2009
Another ABCer is heading to Fox News Channel. TVNewser has learned 18-year veteran producer Sean Smith will be reuniting with his former ABC News colleague Michael Clemente, joining Fox as Vic... [TVNewser]

John Stossel Leaving ABC For Fox - Posted September 10, 2009
First on TVNewser: John Stossel, the longtime ABC News correspondent and co-anchor of "20/20," is leaving ABC to join Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network. TVNewser has learned Stossel will host a weekly, one-hour program for the 2-year-old business channel. He's e... [TVNewser]

FNC Passes on Obama at Memorial: 'Cronkite Would Have Wanted the News Covered' - Posted September 9, 2009
While CNN and MSNBC dipped in and out of this morning's memorial service for Walter Cronkite, including airing the remembrance from Pres. Obama, Fox News Channel aired about three minutes of the service, and did not include the president's remarks. At the two-hour-25 minute ceremony, Obama was the last to speak. He... [TVNewser]

Covering Kennedy: Left, Right and 'in the Middle' - Posted August 27, 2009
As the networks get their crews in place to cover the funeral for Ted Kennedy on Saturday (we'll have the networks' plans later today), the Daily News' David Hinckley assesses yesterday's coverage from the cable news nets: On the left: MSNBC, which went wall-to-wall Kennedy the entire day, interspersing fresh reactions... [TVNewser]

FNC SVP Michael Clemente Next on "Decision-Maker Week" - Posted May 20, 2009
"Decision-Maker Week" on the mediabistro.com Morning Media Menu podcast continues tomorrow with Fox News SVP of news editorial, Michael Clemente. We'll talk to Clemente about the network's ... [TVNewser]

FNC SVP: "Fox News Fits Our World" - Posted May 4, 2009
John Timpane of the Philadelphia Inquirer takes an in-depth look at Fox News "in the Age of Obama," for a front-page story today. The conc... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 04.15.09 - Posted April 15, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Its day 86 covering the Obama administration and ... [FishbowlDC]

FNC's John Moody Moves to News Corp., Michael Clemente to Oversee Editorial - Posted April 14, 2009
Breaking: TVNewser has learned John Moody, the executive VP of News-editorial for Fox News Channel is leaving the network for a position with FNC-parent News Corp. Moody, known for sending out a daily editorial note to the staff, made the announcement in that note thi... [TVNewser]

Clemente Leaves ABC News for Fox News - Posted February 24, 2009
Michael Clemente will join Fox News as the senior VP of news, effective immediately. Clemente leaves his position as ABC News' senior executive producer of the ABC Digital Media Group. Clemente started his digital role ... [TVNewser]

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