Rupe: Fox News spinoff set

McClintock, Pamela
March 2004
Daily Variety;3/4/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 49, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the intention of the Fox News Channel cable network to launch spinoff news networks announced by News Corp. chair-CEO Rupert Murdoch in the U.S. Reputation of the network in the cable news business; Possibility of expanding the Fox News franchise when News Corp. won approval to merge with DirecTV Inc.; Reluctance of Fox News chair-CEO Roger Ailes to comment on any expansion plans.


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