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Maria Bartiromo to start at Fox Business on Feb. 1

Maria Bartiromo to start at Fox Business on Feb. 1

NEW YORK, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Maria Bartiromo, who left CNBC in November, starts at Fox Business News in New York on Feb. 1, Fox News President Roger Ailes announced Wednesday.

New York appeals court protects reporter from revealing sources

NEW YORK, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- A reporter who refused to reveal sources for her exclusive Aurora theater massacre story does not have to appear in Colorado, a New York court said Tuesday.
Elisabeth Hasselbeck bids farewell to 'The View'

Elisabeth Hasselbeck bids farewell to 'The View'

NEW YORK, July 10 (UPI) -- Elisabeth Hasselbeck, the lone conservative panelist on "The View," confirmed on the air that Wednesday is her last day on the New York chat show.
Sarah Palin headed back to Fox News

Sarah Palin headed back to Fox News

NEW YORK, June 14 (UPI) -- 2008 Republican vice presidential nominee and former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is returning as a paid contributor to Fox News starting Monday, the network said.

Justice Department wanted indefinite tracking of Fox reporter's email

WASHINGTON, May 24 (UPI) -- U.S. prosecutors asked a judge to defer indefinitely notifying a Fox News reporter his email was being monitored in a national security probe, records indicate.
Palin's contract with Fox not renewed

Palin's contract with Fox not renewed

HOLLYWOOD, Jan. 26 (UPI) -- Former Alaskan Gov. Sarah Palin is no longer under contract as a contributor at Fox News Channel, the network confirmed.
Kucinich: Fox always let me share my views

Kucinich: Fox always let me share my views

NEW YORK, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich is now a Fox News Channel analyst and will make his first appearance on "The O'Reilly Factor" Thursday, the network said.
Report: Fox News reduces Rove's role

Report: Fox News reduces Rove's role

NEW YORK, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Fox News chief Roger Ailes has directed the U.S. broadcasting outlet to limit Republican strategist Karl Rove's on-air appearances, New York magazine reported.
Ailes encouraged Petraeus to run for prez

Ailes encouraged Petraeus to run for prez

WASHINGTON, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- Fox News chief Roger Ailes last year encouraged U.S. Gen. David Petraeus to turn down the CIA and instead run for president, The Washington Post reported.
Newspaper ad directed at Fox News

Newspaper ad directed at Fox News

WASHINGTON, Jan. 27 (UPI) -- A Jewish organization has purchased a full-page ad in The Wall Street Journal calling for sanctions on Fox News chief Roger Ailes and commentator Glenn Beck.
Ailes: Fox assured Obama of fair coverage

Ailes: Fox assured Obama of fair coverage

ST. PAUL, Minn., Sept. 3 (UPI) -- Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes says he and Fox owner Rupert Murdoch met with Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Barack Obama and assured him of fair coverage.
Ex-Bush spokesman Tony Snow dies at 53

Ex-Bush spokesman Tony Snow dies at 53

WASHINGTON, July 12 (UPI) -- Former White House press secretary and Fox News Channel host Tony Snow died Saturday from cancer at age 53, the network said.

Fox News woos CNN's Cheatwood

ATLANTA, April 5 (UPI) -- "CNN Headline News" Executive Producer Joel Cheatwood is will become vice president of development at Fox News, it was reported Thursday.

Nevada Dems cancel Fox presidential debate

LAS VEGAS, March 10 (UPI) -- An after-dinner remark by the chairman of Fox News was being blamed Saturday for the decision to cancel a televised Democratic presidential debate in Nevada. The Silver State's party officials announced Friday night that it was scuttling the planned Aug.

Fox News CEO warns against debate boycotts

WASHINGTON, March 9 (UPI) -- Fox News CEO Roger Ailes, speaking in Washington, warned presidential candidates about pulling out of debates based on a sponsoring media company. Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards dropped out of an August debate planned by the Nevada Democra

Fall launch for Fox Business Channel

NEW YORK, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Rupert Murdoch said Thursday his News Corp. media conglomerate would launch Fox Business Channel in the United States this fall.

Fox set to launch new TV network

NEW YORK, Feb. 22 (UPI) -- Fox plans to launch a new TV network this fall to replace programming that 10 of its UPN affiliated stations are losing because UPN is going off the air.

Media and political leaders honor George

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 12 (UPI) -- Media and political leaders gathered at Harvard University to honor the late John F. Kennedy Jr. and discuss the impact of his magazine, George. The Tuesday night panel discussion on the relationship between culture, politics and the media was moderated b

CNN's Bill Hemmer joins Fox News

NEW YORK, July 19 (UPI) -- CNN's "American Morning" co-host Bill Hemmer has joined the Fox News Channel as a weekday anchor and correspondent.

UPI's Capital Comment for Feb. 24, 2003

WASHINGTON, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press I

Commentary: Joe Bob's Week in Review

Roy Moore, chief justice of the Alabama Supreme Court, was ordered to remove his 5,280-pound monument to the Ten Commandments from the state courthouse by a fed
JOE BOB BRIGGS

Hot Buttons: Talk show topics

When President George W. Bush made his speech about the economy last Monday, Fox News and MSNBC blew up the size of their stock market tickers -- filling most of the screen with sinking numbers while reducing the president to a small box. As Bush talked a
ALEX CUKAN, United Press International

Book Review: Coulter's Slander Doesn't Lie

WASHINGTON, July 1 (UPI) -- The book at a glance: Slander: Liberal Lies About the American Right by Ann Coulter. Crown Publishers, $29.95, 256 pages.
PETER ROFF, UPI National Political Analyst

UPI's Capital Comment for May 2, 2002

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UPI's Capital Comment for April 16, 2002

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