Emily Steel

US Said to Seek Sale of CNN or DirecTV in AT&T-Time Warner Deal

Apparently, the Justice Department has called on AT&T and Time Warner to sell Turner Broadcasting, the group of cable channels that includes CNN, as a potential requirement for approving the companies’ pending $85.4 billion deal. The other pos

Investigators Focus on Another Trump Ally: The National Enquirer

President Trump has long had ties to the nation’s major media players.

Bill O’Reilly Is Forced Out at Fox News

Bill O’Reilly has been forced out of his position as a prime-time host on Fox News, the company said on April 19, after the disclosure of multiple settlements involving sexual harassment allegations against him.

Fox News and Roger Ailes Hit With New Sexual Harassment Suit

Nearly nine months after Roger Ailes was ousted from his position as chairman of Fox News Channel, another woman has come forward with allegations of sexual harassment against him and the network.

Fox Is Said to Settle With Former Contributor Over Sexual Assault Claims

Summer 2016, as it wrapped up multiple settlements after the Roger Ailes sexual harassment scandal, Fox News and its parent company, 21st Century Fox, were trying hard to end the ugliest chapter in its 20-year history.

Fox News Settled Sexual Harassment Allegations Against Bill O’Reilly, Documents Show

In the weeks after Roger Ailes was ousted as the chairman of Fox News in July, amid a sexual harassment scandal, company executives secretly struck an agreement with a longtime on-air personality who had come forward with similar accusations about

Can a Media Merger Bring Success? Comcast and NBCUniversal Say Yes

Comcast is the country’s largest cable company, selling television, broadband and phone service to 28.3 million customers.

Time Warner’s Non-Mogul Mogul Who Foretold Its Worth

Jeffrey L. Bewkes, the chief executive of Time Warner, made a big bet in the summer of 2014 when he rejected an $80 billion takeover bid by 21st Century Fox, controlled by Rupert Murdoch.

Roger Ailes Is Out as Head of Fox News

Roger Ailes stepped down July 21 as chairman and chief executive of Fox News, ending a 20-year reign as head of the cable network he built into a ratings juggernaut and an influential platform for Republican politics.

Comcast Earns $2 Billion on Strength in Cable Business

Comcast reported net income of almost $2 billion in the second quarter, with revenue growth in the company’s cable business offsetting a lackluster performance in its NBCUniversal entertainment group.