Monday, 16 July, 2018

Eric Bolling suspended from Fox amid lewd message allegations

Adrienne Bolling Eric Bolling wife Eric Bolling wife Eric Bolling with his wife Adrienne and former Fox News anchor Andrea Tantaros in 2014
Lamar Ellis | 06 August, 2017, 01:06

This is the man who once referred to a fighter pilot as "boobs on the ground", called Obama's White House the "hizzouse", and has said he doesn't believe there is racism in America.

Two of the women who claimed to have received the photo worked with Bolling at Fox Business Network, while a third woman works at Fox News. He vehemently denied those rumors, but he's hired a team of lawyers and ranted about scapegoating.

Former Fox anchors Megyn Kelly and Andrea Tantaros also accused Mr Ailes, who died aged 77 in May, of sexual harassment following his shock departure.

Fox News has suspended Eric Bolling following the report last night about allegations he send lewd photos to female colleagues.

The anonymous, uncorroborated claims are untrue and terribly unfair.

When contacted by HuffPo, Bolling's attorney said the "Fox News Specialist" host will defend himself against the "defamatory accusations".

Since then. he's been promoted to co-host a new show called The Specialists and help fill the void following the departure of O'Reilly. "His insight is valued and we are pleased to have him at the network for many more years to come".

Primetime commentator Megyn Kelly also left Fox News this year, reportedly partially because she was upset by O'Reilly's criticism of her for publicly commenting on the sexual harassment she faced at Fox News, The New York Times reported in April.

Fox News did not comment aside from promising to investigate the situation.

Thanks for your continued support.

. The response, in a word, is heartening. Some of you have even followed through with subscriptions, which is especially gratifying.

The allegations against Bolling recall statements he made attacking Anthony Weiner in 2014, after the former NY congressman had been embroiled in a scandal for sexting several women. And our promise to you is that we will always strive to provide indispensable journalism to our community.

Recommended

  • Jets owner Woody Johnson confirmed as United States  ambassador

    Jets owner Woody Johnson confirmed as United States ambassador

    Johnson, who has owned the Jets since 2000, will now give up control of the day-to-day operations of the organization. This is not the first instance of an National Football League owner serving as an ambassador to a foreign nation.
    US Marine Helicopter Crashes In Australia; 3 Soldiers Missing

    US Marine Helicopter Crashes In Australia; 3 Soldiers Missing

    It has a top speed of 351 miles per hour and has both vertical take off and landing and short take off and landing capabilities. An American military helicopter has crashed off the coast of Queensland, with at least three US Marines missing, feared dead.
    Guilty: 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Convicted Of Securities Fraud

    Guilty: 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Convicted Of Securities Fraud

    The Friday decision ends five days of jury deliberations after a five-week trial in federal court in Brooklyn. His defense argued that Shkreli did not have "fraudulent intent" to rip off investors.
  • Sean Spicer reportedly declines 'Dancing with the Stars' offer

    Sean Spicer reportedly declines 'Dancing with the Stars' offer

    According to Page Six , Spicer has signed a deal with celebrity attorney Bob Barnett while he potentially negotiates a book deal . Spicer turned down the much-hyped " Dancing With The Stars " offer.
    Fire breaks out at Dubai residential tower

    Fire breaks out at Dubai residential tower

    The resident said a lot of people got out of the building but added that it was unclear if there were people still trapped inside. A statement from the Dubai Media Office said: "The fire at the Torch Tower has been brought under control".
    These Republicans Could Challenge Trump In 2020 Presidential Election

    These Republicans Could Challenge Trump In 2020 Presidential Election

    Our recent book, Asymmetric Politics, explains why the GOP can not easily be diverted from its conservative path. But Flake admitted that such techniques were "a monumental dodge" and compared the situation to a biblical flood.
  • Xbox One Spotify App Finally On The Way

    Those sources say that the app is now undergoing internal testing, which meshes nicely with what we say from Major Nelson. Pictures posted on Reddit show Microsoft's Major Nelson (Larry Hryb) testing the Spotify app in his status.
    The CW DC Crossover 2017 dates announced with a big change

    The CW DC Crossover 2017 dates announced with a big change

    Actually, it's very possible the network may go back to the old model in the future if the two-night format doesn't work out. Due to the continuity necessities of the crossover, Arrow will be switching nights during the week of the crossover.
    'The Dark Tower' review: Incoherent to all but Stephen King fans

    'The Dark Tower' review: Incoherent to all but Stephen King fans

    Howard reportedly offered Arcel input on the music while co-writer and producer Akiva Goldsman helped the craft the final film . Take the Dark Tower of the title for example, a curiously wilted edifice that supposedly determines the fate of the universe.
  • Southampton Legend Calms Nerves Over Liverpool Target Virgil van Dijk Staying

    Southampton Legend Calms Nerves Over Liverpool Target Virgil van Dijk Staying

    The center back has been made to train on his own for the last three weeks, but Saints are still hopeful of ending the standoff amicably.
    NBA Live 18 Adds the WNBA, Watch the New Trailer

    NBA Live 18 Adds the WNBA, Watch the New Trailer

    NBA Live 18 will be the very first video game in history to feature official WNBA players and teams, EA Sports announced today. FIFA2016 added 12 women's soccer national teams, including the US , to the game in 2015.
    Michael Alan Spencer Acquires 419169 Shares of NEX Group PLC (NXG) Stock

    Michael Alan Spencer Acquires 419169 Shares of NEX Group PLC (NXG) Stock

    Beaufort Securities maintained Pets at Home Group PLC (LON:PETS) on Thursday, January 21 with "Buy" rating. Pets at Home Group PLC (LON:PETS) traded down 0.62% during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 160.80.

Iran's Chink In The Armor: Human Rights Sanctions He has repeatedly criticized the slow pace of economic recovery since most worldwide sanctions on Iran were lifted a year ago .

Russia-US ties at 'very unsafe low' Russia-US ties at 'very unsafe  low' Trump might veto or try to somehow shelve the sanctions, which were approved in a 98-2 Senate vote. The bill was passed by a veto-proof majority in the House and Senate. "The U.S.

Venezuela's National Constituent Assembly to meet on Friday Venezuela's National Constituent Assembly to meet on Friday Her brother, Jorge Rodiguez, a strong backer of Maduro, is the mayor of the municipality that includes the center of Caracas . Maduro, who has said he will use the Assembly to punish his opponents, planned to attend the opening session.

Steph Curry calls out pro after breaking 76 on debut Steph Curry calls out pro after breaking 76 on debut And now the former NBA Most Valuable Player has added another feather to his cap - after making his professional golf debut. It could have been those 80, 90 talks I heard going into the tournament.

Battleground Asia: Vijender Singh beats China's Zulpikar, maintains unbeaten record Battleground Asia: Vijender Singh beats China's Zulpikar, maintains unbeaten record His trainer commenting on Vijender as a challenger, "I don't think Vijender knows Zulpikar as much as he thinks he does". The political situation has worsened between India and China with the military standoff in Doklam.

British model drugged, stuffed in bag and 'auctioned as sex slave' British model drugged, stuffed in bag and 'auctioned as sex slave' Herba is said to have kept the woman at the house for six days before dropping her off at the British consulate in Milan . Police say the model was freed after discovering she had a young son, which broke the vile group's rules to exclude mums.

Jeff Sessions Wants to Stop Leaks by Targeting Journalists Jeff Sessions Wants to Stop Leaks by Targeting Journalists "For the past several months we have made changes and are seriously ramping up our efforts". Members of the media will also be held accountable, Sessions warned.

Toyota, Mazda to build $1.6B plant in US Toyota, Mazda to build $1.6B plant in US On Friday , the Japanese firm said it now plans to produce Tacoma pickup trucks at the plant in Mexico instead of the Corolla. Toyota on the other hand is perfectly placed to enter the EV market, and has already committed to sustainable transport.

Uber knowingly rented fire-risk cars to drivers in Singapore Uber knowingly rented fire-risk cars to drivers in Singapore The story relays an incident involving Uber driver Koh Seng Tian, whose rental burst into flames during a drive this past January. Uber's lawyers also assessed possible legal liabilities as well including possible violation of driver contracts, WSJ reported .

Neymar Gives Press Conference After Decision on His Transfer to PSG Neymar Gives Press Conference After Decision on His Transfer to PSG Neymar has the consolation of being well-compensated by his new team, to the tune of more than half a million dollars a week. And Neymar , used to playing in the comforting shadow of Messi at Barcelona , now will be his team's unquestioned superstar.

Khamenei, Rouhani Disagree over Iran's Priorities Iran has yet to issue a formal response to the sanctions imposed by the U.S. He will be sworn-in as the president on Saturday, according to Reuters .

Hundreds gather to remember victims of Minneapolis school explosion Hundreds gather to remember victims of Minneapolis school explosion He says crews are searching for others who might be trapped in the rubble, including three people who are unaccounted for. The explosion only affected the upper school, officials said; the lower school is several miles away and is undamaged.

Senior director Ezra Cohen-Watnick out of National Security Council Senior director Ezra Cohen-Watnick out of National Security Council Earlier this year, Cohen-Watnick came under scrutiny for his alleged roundabout role in providing information to GOP Rep. The president has publicly asked why the United States should still be in Afghanistan after almost 16 years.

Trump Dips Below Obama's Worst Approval Rating The poll was conducted from July 27 to August 1, with the university surveying 1,125 voters nationwide via telephone calls. Twenty-six percent said they viewed Trump as a levelheaded person, while 71 percent say they consider him unstable.

Solar eclipse 2017: How to make sure your eclipse glasses are safe Solar eclipse 2017: How to make sure your eclipse glasses are safe Cantore and Abrams will anchor live coverage of the eclipse as it crosses the country over the course of the day. The project, called Eclipse America , also has an entire website dedicated to learning about the event.