Fox News announced Monday that Bill Hemmer, a former CNN star, will hold down the afternoon newscast formerly anchored by Shepard Smith, who left in October.
Despite ethical concerns, the network’s personalities fan out across the country, lending their star power to GOP causes.
Three former Fox News staffers released a joint statement condemning the host Sean Hannity's suggestion that Bill O'Reilly should return to the network.
"It is ironic that a man accused of sexual harassment over the course of many years by many different women is being courted to return to Fox News by its most prominent on-air personality," Gretchen Carlson, Julie Roginsky and Diana Falzone wrote.
Bill Hemmer will anchor an hour long newscast on Fox News Channel starting in January, filling the time slot after Shepard Smith’s departure. Fox News announced Hemmer as the permanent anchor in the 3 p.m. ET hour on Monday. Bill Hemmer Reports will launch on Jan. 20. Hemmer will exit Fox News Channel’s America’s Newsroom, [