Fox Business Network appoints Saberi Chicago-based correspondent

Kelly Saberi will join Fox Business Network as a Chicago-based correspondent later this month. Since October 2021, she has been at Austin’s Fox station, where she worked as a reporter for “Good Day Austin.” Saberi also served as a multimedia journalist and weekend evening anchor/producer at an NBC-affiliate in Topeka. She worked as a college […]

Bartiromo celebrates 30 years of TV business news coverage

Fox Business Network anchor Maria Bartiromo celebrated 30 years of television business news coverage on Wednesday. She was the first person to report live from the New York Stock Exchange floor. She worked at CNBC for 20 years before joining Fox Business in 2014. “When I first got there a lot of people did not want me […]

Why McShane left Fox Business

Natalie Korach of The Wrap interviewed Connell McShane about his departure from Fox Business Network and his new job at News Nation. Here is an excerpt: Can you speak to how you ended up at NewsNation?  My contract expired in May at Fox Business and I had been thinking about moving on for some time because I didn’t […]

NewsNation hires McShane as afternoon weekday anchor

NewsNation has appointed Connell McShane host of the afternoon weekday program “NewsNation Now” from 3-5 p.m. ET. He begins Sept. 25. Commenting on his new role, McShane said: “The mission statement at NewsNation is to be a source of unbiased news coverage, which is what I’ve always tried to be. This seems like a perfect […]

Fox Business replacing “Kennedy” with “Kudlow” reruns

Fox Business Network is ending its “Kennedy” show at 7 p.m. and will replace it with reruns of “Kudlow” beginning next week, reports Michael Malone of Broadcasting & Cable. Malone reports, “Kudlow airs in the 4 p.m. weekday slot. The host, who was assistant to the president for economic policy and director of the National Economic Council under President […]

McShane departs Fox Business after 16 years

Connell McShane, a journalist at Fox Business Network, has left after 16 years. His tweet reads: “After nearly 16 years, I’ve decided to leave Fox Business Network. I’ve been planning for some time to move on when my contract expires, and now that it has, I’m really excited to take on a new challenge. “Well, […]

What’s Bartiromo’s future at Fox?

Corbin Bolies of The Daily Beast writes about Fox Business anchor Maria Bartiromo and her future at the company given her involvement in questioning the legitimacy of the 2020 presidential election. Bolies writes, “Bartiromo in particular has emerged as a central figure in Fox’s ongoing woes. She was a key on-air booster of former President Donald Trump’s 2020 […]

Why Bartiromo of Fox Business is the center of the defamation suit

Stephen Battaglio of the Los Angeles Times writes about how Fox Business anchor Maria Bartiromo finds herself at the center of the defamation lawsuit filed by Dominion Voting. Battafglio writes, “In released court documents and deposition testimony connected to the case, Bartiromo is cited throughout for allowing former President Trump’s false claims about 2020 election fraud to air […]

Fox’s Bartiromo gave air time to key GOP conspiracy theorist

David Folkenflik of NPR has described how Fox Business anchor Maria Bartiromo aired fraudulent claims about election fraud from pro-Trump attorney Sidney Powell. Folkenflik writes, “By Nov. 8, Fox Business Network senior vice president Gary Schreier was warning the channel’s president, Lauren Petterson, that Bartiromo ‘has GOP conspiracy theorists in her ear and they use her […]

What Riggs plans to do on “The Big Money Show”

A.J. Katz of TVNewser interviewed Fox Business anchor Taylor Riggs about her new show “The Big Money Show” and her recent switch from Bloomberg News. Here is an excerpt: What are your biggest takeaways your time at Bloomberg that will help you at FBN? Bloomberg helped me hone a lot of my financial skills, and I […]