Shep Smith Stresses Fox News Exit Was His Own Decision

Vanity FairThe surprising departure of Fox News anchor Shepard Smith set off a tidal wave of professional speculation Friday, given the non-partisan host's 23-year tenure at the network. Even Donald Trump—a frequent critic of Smith's willingness to rebut his claims ...

October 12th 2019


Fox News staffers worry Shepard Smith's departure will further push out facts

CNNNew York (CNN Business) As soon as Shep Smith signed off Fox News on Friday, he rode down a freight elevator to the underground garage where a car and driver were waiting. His departure was emotional enough as is -- he didn't want a tearful goodbye ...

October 12th 2019


What Shepard Smith's departure means for Trump's support

CNNJulian Zelizer, a CNN political analyst, is a professor of history and public affairs at Princeton University and author of the forthcoming book, "Burning Down the House: Newt Gingrich, the Fall of a Speaker, and the Rise of the New Republican Party." Follow ...

October 12th 2019


Shepard Smith Boosted Fox News' Credibility, Not Its Bottom Line

VarietyJournalists from across the TV-news sector will miss Shepard Smith at Fox News. The bean counters at the cable-news outlet's parent, Fox Corp., will not. Smith sent media circles teetering off their centers Friday by announcing in the final minutes of his ...

October 12th 2019


This Is Why Shepard Smith Ended His Career With Fox News

ForbesShepard Smith was there in 1996 when Fox News was started from nothing to become the most watched cable news outlet in the world. Smith's career soared along the way. He started as a general assignment reporter for the New York Bureau and worked ...

October 12th 2019


Why Shep Smith finally walked out of Fox News for good

CNNWith President Trump actively distorting the truth and many of his own colleagues helping him do it, the Fox News star prided himself on anchoring a newscast that countered the network's pro-Trump opinion shows. The way Smith saw it, he was making sure ...

October 12th 2019


Shepard Smith Leaving Fox News After 23 Years

Hollywood ReporterIn a shocking turn of events that stunned the media industry, Fox News anchor Shepard Smith announced his departure from the network after more than 23 years Friday afternoon. As chief news anchor and managing editor of breaking news, Smith is one of ...

October 12th 2019


Shepard Smith, Fox News veteran anchor and frequent Trump target, abruptly resigns from the network

Washington PostShepard Smith, one of Fox News's leading anchors and a frequent target of President Trump, abruptly stepped down from the network on Friday, departing with little explanation after 23 years on the air. Smith, Fox News's chief news anchor and host of its ...

October 11th 2019


Shep Smith, Fox News Anchor, Abruptly Departs From Network

The New York TimesShepard Smith, the chief news anchor of Fox News whose reporting often drew the ire of President Trump, said on Friday that he was leaving the cable news network after 23 years, an abrupt move that left some of his co-workers openly stunned. “Recently ...

October 11th 2019


Fox News' Shepard Smith departs network, steps down as chief news anchor, stuns colleagues

USA TODAYShepard Smith, the Fox News anchor who made headlines for his on-air criticism of President Donald Trump, has departed the conservative-leaning news network. During his Friday afternoon show, Smith announced his decision "to leave Fox News and ...

October 11th 2019