Disgraced TV host Bill O’Reilly in ‘advanced’ talks to make a comeback on cable news

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Former Fox News host Bill O’Reilly is reportedly in “advanced” talks to appear on Newsmax TV, a conservative network owned by Newsmax Media.
He may appear on the network at 8 p.m., the same time slot in which he appeared on Fox News before he was ousted amid a sexual misconduct scandal last year.
Other former Fox News hosts and contributors were reportedly approached by Newsmax, including White House press secretary Sean Spicer.

Former Fox News host Bill O’Reilly is reportedly eyeing a comeback on cable news, a little over a year after his ouster following the revelation that he and Fox News paid millions of dollars to settle sexual-harassment claims from women.

O’Reilly is reportedly in “advanced” talks to take an 8 p.m. slot — this time with Newsmax TV, a right-leaning network owned by Newsmax Media, according to Page Six. Newsmax streams for free online and is by CEO and editor-in-chief, Christopher Ruddy, who is also one of President Donald Trump’s confidants.See the rest of the story at Business Insider

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