21st Century Fox investigating O'Reilly harassment claims

Posted April 18, 2017

Roginsky said that a misogynistic culture at Fox News had not changed since Ailes left the network. Now, Fox News host Bill O'Reilly, the face of the network's top show, is facing the possibility of a similar fate.

Alec Baldwin has added yet another heavy-hitting impersonation to his Saturday Night Live resumé - Bill O'Reilly, whom he lampooned on this weekend's episode while also pulling off his popular Trump impersonation in a split-screen interview. "When she said no, did her eyes say yes?" he asked Zimmerman, played in the sketch by Cecily Strong.

At least 60 companies have pulled advertising from O'Reilly's Fox News show in the wake of the revelations.

The complaint was lodged by Walsh, who's a psychologist and a radio host, and her lawyer via a phone call last week to the network's head office.

Paul Weiss is the same law firm that had been hired to investigate the sexual harassment claims against former Fox News CEO Roger Ailes, leading to his resignation days later. The company confirmed that it will probe the matter.

Wendy Walsh, who is represented by Bloom, had a guest appearance on The O'Reilly Factor.

Get free real-time news alerts from the Pacific Palisades Patch.

McDavid, Kassian score short-handed, Oilers beat Sharks 2-0
Defensively, the San Jose Sharks are allowing 2.4 goals per game and are killing 80.7 percent of their opponents power plays. The teams meet in Game 2 in Edmonton on Friday night, before continuing the series in San Jose on Sunday .

US Senate Confirms Trump Supreme Court Pick
Some Republicans even credit the Supreme Court vacancy as one reason Trump won the November election. Justices take two oaths, one required by the Constitution and the other set by federal law.

April the giraffe has calf in front of 1.2 million online audience
Ever since April the giraffe went viral, zoo officials have said they would hold a social media contest to name the newborn. People around the world have been tuning in daily, with some growing impatient as the pregnancy seemed to drag on.

"I told them I really appreciate that and let's get going as soon as possible", said the attorney. The maliciousness of this White House has people very anxious, which is why I'm not not going to do it much longer, that whole impersonation.

"I think he's a person I know well - he is a good person", Trump said of O'Reilly.

O'Reilly acknowledged the settlements made between 2002 and 2014 but denied the merits of all of the sexual harassment claims made against him.

Fox News has said that Walsh was dropped from "The O'Reilly Factor" because the program's ratings declined when she appeared.

Lisa Bloom and Wendy Walsh. The conference was a follow-up to a recent New York Times article which revealed that five women received $13 million in settlement from O'Reilly for not pursuing litigation or speaking out about any sexual harassment involving him. Walsh alleges that after a number of on-air appearances on O'Reilly's show in 2013, the 67-year-old host first promised her a job as a recurring contributor over a business dinner and then angrily withdrew the offer after she refused to have sex with him.

Almost 50 advertisers have walked away from "The O'Reilly Factor" because of the controversy, according to Adweek, though his ratings have not suffered.