Turkish authorities issued warrants for the detention of 42 journalists on Monday, private broadcaster NTV reported.
Well known commentator and former parliamentarian Nazli Ilicak was among those for whom a warrant was issued, NTV said.
The Times spoke with about a dozen women who said they had experienced some form of sexual harassment or intimidation at Fox News or the Fox Business Network, and half a dozen more who said they had witnessed it.
Two of them cited Mr. Ailes and the rest cited other supervisors. With the exception of Ms. Bakhtiar, they all spoke on the condition of anonymity, citing embarrassment and fear of retribution. Most continue to work in television and worry that speaking out could damage their careers.
Fox News chairman and CEO Roger Ailes has resigned from his role effective immediately, the network announced Thursday, in a major development that will shake up the media and political worlds.
Rupert Murdoch will take the role of Chairman and action CEO, according to 21st Century Fox. Murdoch is currently the executive chairman of 21st Century Fox.
Award-winning journalist Pavel Sheremet has been killed in a car bomb explosion in Ukraine's capital, Kiev.
Sheremet, a Belarusian-born journalist with popular news website Ukrayinska Pravda, was killed on Wednesday morning while driving a car owned by his partner, Olena Prytula, who is the publication's owner.
Rupert Murdoch is reportedly preparing to fire Fox News chairman and chief executive Roger Ailes following allegations that he axed one of the station’s star anchors after she refused to have sex with him.
Murdoch, and his sons James and Lachlan, are said to have decided that Ailes, one of the most powerful executives in US media, should be dropped from the station he helped found 20 years ago, which has grown into one of the most profitable news brands in the world.
Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times journalist and subject of the Oscar-winning film The Killing Fields, Sydney Schanberg died at the age of 82.
The New York Times reports that Schanberg's death was confirmed by friend and former Times reporter Charles Kaiser. Schanberg had a heart attack on Tuesday before dying in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. on Saturday, Kaiser said.
Relatives of Marie Colvin, an American journalist killed in Syria in 2012, have taken legal action against the Syrian government, claiming that she was "hunted down" because of her reporting.
Agents working for the government of President Bashar al-Assad deliberately went after journalists and media activists, according to the "wrongful death" claim filed on Saturday in Washington by the Center for Justice and Accountability.
Page 2 of 96