Shepard Smith announces he is leaving FOX News Channel

Shepard Smith announces he is leaving FOX News Channel

Posted: Updated:
screen grab from Friday's broadcast of Shepard Smith Reporting/FOX News Channel screen grab from Friday's broadcast of Shepard Smith Reporting/FOX News Channel

 

FOX News Channel chief anchor and managing editor Shepard Smith announced at the end of his newscast Friday afternoon that he is leaving the network. He is an original member of the cable channel since its launch in 1996.

 

 

 

Smith said: "Recently I asked the company to allow me to leave Fox News and begin a new chapter. After requesting that I stay, they graciously obliged. The opportunities afforded this guy from small town Mississippi have been many. It’s been an honor and a privilege to report the news each day to our loyal audience in context and with perspective, without fear or favor. I’ve worked with the most talented, dedicated and focused professionals I know and I’m proud to have anchored their work each day — I will deeply miss them."

 

 

 There was recently an on-air back-and-forth seen on Smith's news hour and Tucker Carlson's opinion program over the course of a few days. More on this battle here

  • Top StoriesTop StoriesMore>>

  • WATCH LIVE: Good Day Lubbock

    WATCH LIVE: Good Day Lubbock

    Watch Good Day Lubbock live right here.

    Watch Good Day Lubbock live right here.

  • Good Day Lubbock Monday, Oct. 14

    Good Day Lubbock Monday, Oct. 14

    Good morning! Here is what's on Good Day Lubbock this morning 5-9 a.m. on FOX34.
    Good morning! Here is what's on Good Day Lubbock this morning 5-9 a.m. on FOX34.
  • Serial killer's victim portraits could help crack cold cases

    Serial killer's victim portraits could help crack cold cases

    Sunday, October 13 2019 9:33 AM EDT2019-10-13 13:33:15 GMT
    Monday, October 14 2019 4:23 AM EDT2019-10-14 08:23:31 GMT
    (Jeff Lange/Akron Beacon Journal via AP). In this Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019 photo, Tonya Maslar holds an old photograph of her mother Roberta Tandarich taken before her death in 1991 in Ravenna, Ohio. Tandarich's body was found dumped at Firestone Metro ...(Jeff Lange/Akron Beacon Journal via AP). In this Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019 photo, Tonya Maslar holds an old photograph of her mother Roberta Tandarich taken before her death in 1991 in Ravenna, Ohio. Tandarich's body was found dumped at Firestone Metro ...
    (Jeff Lange/Akron Beacon Journal via AP). In this Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019 photo, Tonya Maslar holds an old photograph of her mother Roberta Tandarich taken before her death in 1991 in Ravenna, Ohio. Tandarich's body was found dumped at Firestone Metro ...(Jeff Lange/Akron Beacon Journal via AP). In this Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019 photo, Tonya Maslar holds an old photograph of her mother Roberta Tandarich taken before her death in 1991 in Ravenna, Ohio. Tandarich's body was found dumped at Firestone Metro ...
    The FBI is hoping that portraits drawn by a California inmate will help law enforcement crack cold case homicides around the country.
    The FBI is hoping that portraits drawn by a California inmate will help law enforcement crack cold case homicides around the country.
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2019 RAMAR. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.