Fox News is about to trim its rotten roots.
Last week, former network anchor Gretchen Carlson filed an explosive sexual harassment lawsuit against network Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes, in which she claimed she was fired for shutting down his sexual advances.
On Tuesday, the Drudge Report claimed Ailes would be leaving the cable news network and in turn receive at least a $40 million buyout.
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For a hot second, it seemed like Fox News was making swift removal of its troubled Chairman, as the network apparently confirmed Ailes' exit to The Daily Beast.
But now it looks like they spoke too soon, because Fox walked back on the confirmation shortly afterwards…
21st Century Fox released a statement saying
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