Category Archives: Media

Fox News Founder Roger Ailes Dies

Media mogul Roger Ailes has died.

The embattled founder and former CEO of Fox News passed away early this morning, just three days after celebrating his 77th birthday.

Ailes left Fox News last July amid allegations that he sexually assaulted female colleagues, including former Fox News and current NBC News reporter, Megyn Kelly. Ailes also served as an adviser to the Donald Trump campaign and previously served as a media consultant for former Presidents Nixon, Reagan, and George H.W. Bush.

No cause of death has been announced.

Website Operator Files Complaint Against Sangamon County Sheriff’s Office

The operator of a Springfield-area website has filed an appeal with the Illinois Attorney General’s Office, claiming that his website meets the legal definition of “news media” and shouldn’t be subject to certain restrictions of the Freedom of Information Act.

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New Country Radio Station to Debut Tuesday at 92.7FM, Brian and Kellie Return

Mid-West Family Broadcasting in Springfield will launch “U.S. Country 92-7“, a brand new station in the Springfield and Central Illinois radio market, on Tuesday.

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