How Tucker Carlson Reshaped Fox News — and Became Trump’s Heir

As the host turned a civil war at Fox to his advantage, he found himself at the forefront of the nativist forces transforming conservative politics.

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How Tucker Carlson Stoked White Fear to Conquer Cable

A string of setbacks made the pundit flee television, the Republican establishment and even his home. He re-emerged with what may be the most racist, and successful, show in the history of cable news.

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Jesse Watters of Fox News Is Promoted to an Evening Slot

Mr. Watters, a sardonic conservative with a pro-Trump bent, will take over the 7 p.m. hour.

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Boycotted. Criticized. But Fox News Leads the Pack in Prime Time.

Led by Tucker Carlson and Sean Hannity, the channel’s pro-Trump lineup outranked every network from 8 to 11 p.m. in June and July.

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Tucker Nelson to Take ‘Long-Planned’ Vacation After Blake Neff’s Resignation

On his Monday evening show, the Fox News host said racist and sexist posts by one of his writers, Blake Neff, were “wrong,” while castigating his detractors as “ghouls.”

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Fox News Fires Ed Henry Over Sexual Misconduct Claim

The veteran Washington correspondent and anchor was one of the most prominent reporters at the cable news channel.

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