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Fox News no longer advertises itself as 'fair and balanced'

Fox News no longer advertises itself as 'fair and balanced'

Fox News Channel quietly dropped its trademark “fair and balanced” slogan last year.

The change was made in August, a month after the departure of Fox News founding chairman Roger Ailes, who was ousted in connection with sexual harassment allegations. Ailes died May 18.

A Fox News spokesperson said the “fair and balanced” line had not been used in any on-air promotion in 10 months but that the move was not a reflection of any change in the outlet’s editorial focus or programming. The change only recently came to light in a story in New York...

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